Anthony McBride

Anthony McBride

Screenwriter / Script Consultant
Screenwriter

Los Angeles, California

Member Since:
March 2016
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About Anthony

I moved to L.A. In 2012. Since then, I have been taking acting and writing courses and now I am ready to make my big move.

Unique traits: Former military Army Intelligence Officer

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  • THE FUHRER

    THE FUHRER Historical When a lance corporal from the Bavarian Army turned public speaker becomes the leader of Germany the world looks on as one of the great human tragedies takes place as it braces for a World War II.

  • THE LAST JITNEY

    THE LAST JITNEY Drama When a pandemic and racial riots topple the city of Philadelphia, a rideshare driver must forsake his old ways to get his life back, salvage the relationship with his son and bring order to the chaotic city.

  • Bring Them Home

    Bring Them Home Action Drama When hostages are taken in Afghanistan a hostage fusion cell led by a U.S. Senator and a Delta Forces operative is sent to save them, but when their own lives are in danger, they realize that the stakes are high in a race against time and a crime plot.

  • THE REJECTS

    THE REJECTS Budget: $30M+ | Sci-fi Action When a group of kids with “gross and nasty” mutant powers discover that they’re not good enough to be normal superheroes, they must join forces to fight “petty” crimes across the city in their pursuit for respect and the title of “reject”.

  • CHASE THE LION

    CHASE THE LION Drama A team of amputee veterans pursue a second chance at life through wheelchair basketball only to overcome tragedy and corruption on their way to the Paralympic Games.

  • GODS OF THE FORGOTTEN

    GODS OF THE FORGOTTEN War Drama Based on a true story.  When the United States enters the Korean War, it must avert a nuclear World War III with Russia and China while two of its' most revered leaders, President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur, become embroiled in a battle of power and politics.

  • MAIA

    MAIA Sci-fi Drama In 2092 a bodyguard with a past and a hatred for androids takes on the job of protecting a very special client--an android singer.

  • MAGGIE

    MAGGIE Drama The true story of a female reporter who traveled the world to cover history's most high-profile news stories only to battle classism, sexism and tragedy in the male-dominated world of war journalism.

  • STARBRIGHT

    STARBRIGHT Drama When an adopted, bi-racial teenage girl, Nora, realizes that she possesses special powers, she faces the dilemma of using them for good or evil as she navigates the demands of growing up.

  • THE CLOSERS

    THE CLOSERS Comedy When a group of quirky payroll and tax filing services sales people enter the world of small business payroll and tax filing sales, they realize that the world is not enough and humor is king in their pursuit to earn the title of “The Closers”.

  • HOMEBOYS

    HOMEBOYS Comedy When two friends from Philadelphia decide to move to Hollywood to pursue their dreams: one, to be an artist and the other to be a mogul, they realize that the rise to the top of Tinsel Town is going to be one wild, hilarious ride.

  • THE MYRTLES

    THE MYRTLES Fantasy Family When an evil mayor plots to take over Olde City Philadelphia with black magic, an orphan must use his special abilities to overcome his inner demons and wrangle a group of friends to rescue the city and his people--The Myrtles.

  • ABOLITION

    ABOLITION Budget: $10M - $30M | Horror When a demon from the past returns to a small town for vengeance against the townspeople, a young slave-hand must battle his inner fears to form a team to uncover a mystery to take down the demon and save his people.

Awards

  • Palm Springs International Screenplay & Pitchdeck-Sizzle Reel - Trailer Contest-SemiFinalist
    (2024)

  • Selected - Beverly Hills Film Festival - "Gods of the Forgotten"
    (2024)

  • Don Paula Film Festival - "The Last Jitney"-Best Screenplay, Best Concept, Best Screenwriter
    (2024)

  • Quarterfinalist - Santa Barbara Diverse Voices Screenplay Contest ("The Last Jitney")
    (2023)

  • Quarterfinalist - Outstanding Screenplays Feature Competition ("Gods of the Forgotten")
    (2023)

  • Selected - Culver City Film Festival ("Gods of the Forgotten")
    (2023)

  • Awarded-Berlin International Screenplay Festival ("Gods of the Forgotten")
    (2023)

  • Filmmatic SciFi Fantasy Awards ("The Myrtles")
    (2023)

  • Coverfly's "Red List" - ("Maggie")
    (2023)

  • Coverfly's "Red List" - ("The Myrtles")
    (2023)

  • Quarterfinalist - TSL Free Screenplay Contest ("The Myrtles")
    (2022)

  • Quarterfinalist - Black Boy Writes ("Starbright")
    (2022)

  • Semifinalist-Creative Screenwriting Unique Voices Screenplay Competition ("Gods of the Forgotten")
    (2021)

  • Semifinalist - Page Turner First Fifteen Contest ("Gods of the Forgotten")
    (2020)

  • Quarterfinalist - Los Angeles International Screenplay Contest ("Gods of the Forgotten"))
    (2019)

  • Semifinalist - Los Angeles International Screenplay Holiday Contest ("Bring Them Home")
    (2019)

  • Quarterfinalist - Screencraft Fellowship ("Bring Them Home")
    (2018)

  • Quarterfinalist - UCLA Extension Feature Contest ("Bring Them Home")
    (2018)

Education

  • Brent Forrester Comedy Class
    (2020-2022)

  • ATT/Warner Bros./VME Fellowship
    (2021-2021)

  • Script Anatomy
    (2020-2020)

  • ScreenwritingU ProSeries
    (2018-2019)

  • UCLA Extension Entertainment Studies/Business and Management of Entertainment
    (2013-2018)

  • Writers Guild West Veterans Program
    (2017-2017)

  • Strasberg Theatre and Film
    (2013-2016)

  • TVI-Los Angeles
    (2012-2013)

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