Thomas is an award-winning screenwriter who began his writing journey when he won a spot in Film Independent's Project:Involve Filmmaker Program. He still remains an active voting member of the nonprofit arts organization and their Independent Spirit Awards. His involvement with them led to a membership with the Writer's Guild of America.
His associate/technical directing duties for a national sports network led to an Academy of Television Arts & Sciences membership. He also served as a judge for the Organization of Black Screenwriter's Screenplay Competition.
His screenplays have won numerous accolades including; Official Selection screenplay at Beverly Hills Film Festival and British Independent Film Festival, the Star Award at the International Horror Hotel Film Festival, a top ten semi-finalist at the Hollywood Black Film Festival, semi-finalist at Los Angeles International Screenplay Awards, quarter-finalist at both the Screencraft Family-Friendly Screenplay Competition and PAGE Awards, Silver Award Winner at International Independent Film Awards, Family Film Bronze Award Winner at the Hollywood Screenplay Contest and the Grand Prize Winner, in that same category, at the Las Vegas Screenplay Contest.
Transcendent Budget: $1M - $5M | Horror ⋄ Drama A woman living in denial of her deep connection to the spirit world is forced to embrace her power and confront her fears to save her dying father.
Mr. and Mrs. Santa Budget: $30M+ | Family ⋄ Fantasy It's Mr. and Mrs. Smith... minus Brangelina. One of the world's most famous couples are having domestic issues. On Christmas Eve, Kris Kringle struggles to find a way back to the North Pole after an incident instigated by his unhappy wife finds him stranded in inner city Los Angeles.
MYa's TRUTH Budget: $1M - $5M | Independent ⋄ Drama A reluctant writer finally gets the courage to follow her repressed dreams and her ambitious new boyfriend to Hollywood, but the discovery of his big secret and her reconnection with an old boyfriend threaten to turn her world inside out.
Enter At Own Risk Budget: $100K - $1M | Horror ⋄ Independent A group of men gather at an abandoned mountain resort for a weekend of restorations and male bonding, but are picked off one by one when the area's legendary serial killer resurfaces... or does he? Enter At Own Risk is a shocking, politically incorrect, and at times campy script that pays homage to the classic slasher films of the 1980's...with a gay twist.
Film by Ogma Films Co writer
Top Ten Semi-Finalist- Hollywood Black Film Festival- for Mr. and Mrs. Santa
Grand Prize Family Film Screenplay Award- Las Vegas Screenplay Contest- for Mr. and Mrs. Santa
Best Feature Film Horror Screenplay- American Grindhouse Film Festival- for Enter At Own Risk
Dramatic Screenplay Award(3rd place)- Los Angeles Independent Film Festival- for Mya's Truth
Best Dramatic Screenplay Award- Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival- for Mya's Truth
WILD sound Screenplay Competition Winner- for Mya's Truth
Star Award- International Horror Hotel Film Festival- for Enter At Own Risk
Best Screenplay Award- Jive Azz Film Festival- for Enter At Own Risk
Best Unproduced Screenplay Award(nomination)- Shockfest Film Festival-for Enter At Own Risk
Best Feature Award- Shockfest Film Festival- for Visible Scars
Charleston Southern University