With a strong desire to bring new Black, queer voices to the silver screen, Richard first fell in love with the written as a stage actor during his formative years in high school theater. After graduation from the University of Georgia with a degree in broadcast journalism, he relocated to Los Angeles, where he currently works as a freelance story analyst for the BlueCat screenplay competition.
CHANCES Budget: $0 - $100K | Drama After he receives a wedding invitation from his estranged son, a guilt-ridden father reconsiders their last encounter and must make a decision about the best way forward.
SORDID Budget: $10M - $30M | Thriller ⋄ Drama In hopes of winning public sympathy, a desperate and ambitious mayoral candidate hires two criminals to kidnap his black, adopted son, but when police launch a massive manhunt, his plan quickly unravels, with devastating consequences.
A STRANGE ACQUAINTANCE Budget: $0 - $100K | Drama ⋄ Independent A morally bankrupt district attorney, looking for a quick hookup at a dive bar, finds one in an unlikely prospect -- the charming hitman hired to kill him.
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