Journalist/film historian, now a screenwriter, mostly of old-school romantic comedies with lots of charm and little raunch. Likes creating vivid, assertive characters of both genders. In search of a collaborator with similar tastes.
Fugitive Sweetheart Budget: $1M - $5M | Thriller ⋄ Comedy A newly-hired reporter suspects his copy editor is a former high school classmate with a new identity. They fall in love, her cover is blown and a mob boss just out of prison who was her ex vows revenge for her helping to convict him.
Stand Tall! Budget: $1M - $5M | Sci-fi ⋄ Comedy A Vegas waitress tripled in size falls for the scientist who accidentally enlarged her, sacrificing showroom stardom to save him when he's kidnapped by her abusive ex-husband, a blackmailing mobster and a haughty former showgirl.
Best Character in a Screenplay (Colleen Cossitt, "Stand Tall!"), Die Laughing Film Festival