Born in Fayetteville NC, Currently live in Crystal Springs, MS My "Day Job" is a Geologist and Environmental Scientist for the state. Been writing Short stories since 1980, Screenplays since 2001.
My primary Genres Are Sci-Fi, Action, Sherlock Holmes and "suppressed" history As with "Holt Collier" the "Black Davy Crockett".
I was a "Head Writer" and Science consultant of a writing team for a Proposed Sci-Fi TV Series "Outpost Lacxinton" in Myrtle Beach, SC which was going into production 2004 (Filming deal fell through)
Recently started revising and promoting my own Screenplays once again- Especially my "Dark Frontier" Movie/Series Described as a "Down and dirty "Star Trek" with a revenge obsessed Captain holding on to her sanity by a thread."--And more to come. MOST RECENT "Southern Line Media" wants to make a feature film from one of my Scripts "HOLT" a biography of Holt Collier a remarkable man whom Teddy Roosevelt called "The Greatest Hunting guide I have ever seen"----We are scheduled to start shooting this fall (2018)
Unique traits: I am a Polymath and a working Scientist ---Skilled in Art, Writing, woodworking and carpentry, set design and construction, I also am a historian specializing in mid 19th Century, A paranormal EXPERT and investigator and an interest in Psychology and modern Physics. In addition I also make "ONE SHEETS" for myself and others to help promote their projects on the web All and all--I am uniquely skilled and knowledgeable in a wide variety of subjects which can lend itself to a wide range of Script Genres
HOLT Budget: $0 - $100K | Biography The Life and adventures of Holt Collier, the "Black Davy Crockett", Bear hunter and guide to Theodore Roosevelt who described him as "The Best Hunting guide I have ever seen".
THE ICEBERG CONSPIRACY Think "Die Hard" on the Titanic with a bit of "Tomorrow never dies". Maxwell Carter, an ex NIS agent is on a modern replica of the TITANIC when it is Hijacked by a band of international Terroists. When they blow up the lifeboats and take the vessel far from the shipping lanes and rescue, Max must join forces with an old adversary, the beautiful, but nefarious Chinese Agent Mei Ling. to save both themselves and 2400 fellow passengers from a watery grave. ---But what is Mei ling doing on the ship? Can she be trusted? Based on research and plans from the Original Titanic and modern shipping. REG and Copyright (c) 2001, 2014 by Thomas M Ray
THE DARK FRONTIER I 100 over 10 Sci-fi ⋄ Western A heroic starship Captain must fight his own fears and prejudices when he is changed into a woman by an experimental DNA machine in an attempt to kill him, and is driven, by both duty and vengeance, to reinvent HERSELF as a hero in a quest to free her enslaved crew and avenge herself and family while leading a small band against an evil space cartel. Partly inspired by "The outlaw Josey Wales" And Wm. S. Hart's "Hell's Hinges" Reg and Copyright (c) 2001, 2014 By Thomas M. Ray
DARK FRONTIER II THE LOST EMPIRE Action ⋄ Sci-fi ⋄ Western Someone is selling Space Jump Technology to the possibly Hostile "Reptoid" Aliens, so the "bellicose" Captain Webber and her crew are drafted back into space command to find out WHO and put an END to it. Copyright(c) 2003, 2014 by Thomas M. Ray
"THE EYE OF RAMA" Mystery ⋄ Sci-fi Sherlock Holmes, Watson and Lestrade are trapped in the 21st century when investigating the mysterious theft of a large Sapphire from the Wakefield Tower in London. Regestered and Copyright ©2007, 2014 by Thomas Ray
by Southern Line Media (Biography) Writer The Life of the "Black Davy Crockett", HOLT COLLIER , who was a slave, Confederate Soldier, Cowboy, Sheriff's Deputy and Hunting guide to President Theodore Roosevelt--Roping the bear that inspired the Teddy Bear. ---- His very life destroys the "PC" History we are taught in schools---if you don't know Holt, you don't know true History.
Son of a Gun
by Running Wild Films Extra--Gambler in Saloon
Sci Fi TV Series "Outpost Laxinton"
Television Writing team
MS Dept. of Environmental quality Writing Contest
William Carey University (Hattiesburg, MS)
University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, MS)