Tom Kuhl is a screenwriter and aviation geek who is currently shopping an acclaimed female-driven screenplay to producers and talent.
Known for his ability to walk the fine line between comedy and drama, Tom specializes in edgy and often dramatic stories that use comedy to make people think.
With a degree in screenwriting and a degree in strategic communication, Tom strives to create stories capable of both winning awards and pleasing crowds. His latest screenplay DOING BUSINESS AS has received a CONSIDER from two story analysts with industry experience, one of which says:
"“Overall, this is a hard working script that ultimately could be made tomorrow. It's comedic and light but also has a lot of heart that ultimately gives the audience a feel good experience by the close.”
-JLF1, WeScreenplay analyst, award winning former Creative Head for a leading animation and production company based in Australia.
Unique traits: Has left hemispheric cerebral palsy (right side affected). Attributes his quick creative thinking abilities to his cerebral palsy as empirical data has shown those with left brain injuries may have elevated levels of originality (Shamay-Tsoory, S. G., Adler, N., Aharon-Peretz, J., Perry, D., & Mayseless, N. (2011). The origins of originality: The neural bases of creative thinking and originality. Neuropsychologia, 49(2), 178–185.)
Doing Business As Budget: $10M - $30M | Romance ⋄ Comedy A small town shy and pious housewife discovers her husband has just disappeared with her church’s money. Afraid of the shame it would bring, instead of going to the police, she decides to replace the money her husband stole before anyone knows it’s gone by opening the town’s first male strip club with help from the town’s only lesbian.