Adrienne grew up on a dairy farm, where she spent her free time shirking farm chores in order to write stories. Since then, her writing accomplishments include a quarterfinalist placement in the 2020 Academy Nicholl Fellowship, a produced feature screenplay, and a published YA novel. She also holds an MBA in Film Producing.
Studs Budget: $5M - $10M | Romance ⋄ Comedy A gorgeous twenty-something navigates her way through sexism in the male-dominated world of bull stud sales, while falling for the macho new hire brought on to replace her. *2020 Nicholl Fellowship quarterfinalist
Delivery Route Budget: $0 - $100K | Independent ⋄ Drama A hard-partying college dropout must help his ex-girlfriend birth his child over video chat, during a city-wide house arrest situation in the near future.
The Cow Ate My Homework Romance ⋄ Comedy When a chain reaction of disastrous events disrupts his last week of high school, an unpopular teen with secret dreams of country music fame learns to stand up for himself and go after what he wants in life.
Cowgirl Down Comedy ⋄ Drama Reeling from her father’s desertion, a tomboy farm girl comes of age when she enters a county fair dairy princess pageant and gains unprecedented male attention, not the least of which is from her childhood archenemy.
Sweet Child O' Mine Budget: $1M - $5M | Comedy A womanizing man-child learns how to grow up when his badass teenaged daughter walks into his life and asks for his help stopping her mom’s disastrous wedding.
Stones Comedy Feeling smothered in her testosterone-filled home, an impetuous teenaged farmgirl seeks freedom on a national dairy knowledge bowl contest trip, despite her overbearing brother coming along as chaperone.
The Breakup Game Romance ⋄ Comedy A shallow city girl must get the chronically dumped laughingstock of her new high school to dump her, as part of a scheme to convince her dad to move her out of the Texas hick-town he has dragged her to.
Sydney and Calvin Have a Baby Romance ⋄ Drama A geeky teenage writing prodigy deals with a date-rape tragedy by diving into fictional worlds and denial, until an unplanned pregnancy and an annoyingly handsome new British guy help her see beauty amidst the pain.
Film (Action) Writer Casper van Dien plays Army Sargent Tom Holloway. His partner and best friend is his bomb sniffing dog Conner. They go through a lot together so when Tom is ready to retire he returns home to his family with Conner in tow. Unfortunately his daughter Tara, played by Casper's real life daughter Grace, isn't all that pleased to have a new family member. She really missed her dad for all those years he was away and she naturally wants him all to herself now. Seeing him spending his time with Conner instead fills her with jealousy. Tom can see the anxiety his daughter is experiencing so he decides to take her and Conner on a camping trip to help them bond closer together and possibly even learn a little about teamwork. Unfortunately once in the mountains an unexpected occurrence leads to a danger filled adventure that tests the three campers. Written by CSJ
Academy Nicholl Fellowship quarterfinalist
ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship quarterfinalist
Scriptapalooza International Screenplay Competition semifinalist
Academy Nicholl Fellowship Top 10%
Screencraft Screenwriting Fellowship quarterfinalist