Spec Screenplays/Series Pilots

SCREENPLAYS

Walk it off Poster

Walk it Off

A wealthy literary writer’s wife and child are killed. Shattered, he hits the road, lives as a hobo, trying to escape the pain.  All along, a murderous shadow follows him, created by his own writing.
[110 pages]

Escape to the Fields

Fifty years of a family’s story through the oldest sister, then youngest brother as her cancer, his alcoholism, and suicide attempt bring to light a long-held family secret.
[88 pages]

Dori & 17th

Dori & 17th

A drunk driver hits a father, son and daughter, and the father dies.  Two years later, a graphic video of the accident surfaces on the internet shatters an already fragile family.
[117 Pages]

Little Distance

An isolated, naïve young woman stuck in a backward society connects to a world-weary psychologist through a lost phone, and the battery is dying.
[93 pages]

Every Port Poster

Every Port

Three women, one in England, in Argentina and in Spain, receive a copy of the same souvenir spoon.  Why?  Then they get the box inviting them first to Argentina then to Nepal.  Who is at the end of the road?
[81 Pages]

Additional spec scripts:

  • [short] Colonial Lie: A 20-year-old Indigenous man, on the run from a killer, takes sanctuary in a church where the devil and angle of death fight over his soul.
  • [feature] Boundary: Hardworking single mother/businesswoman seeks to expand her business as she’s diagnosed with Cancer three months after her mother died of cancer.  
  • [short] Recompense: a man who lost his father, sister and leg in a hit and run accident at 17, has an appointment with a new physiotherapist who turns out to be the man who drove the truck that hit them.

SERIES PILOTS

Turn of the Hourglass

Turn of the Hourglass

A physicist discovers interplanetary travel, only you have to die first.

Cora – Danielle

An account of two women wrestling with life, love and self while enduring two contrasting eras: the chaotic challenges of the present day and the regressive age for women in the early 1900s.

Story by Wendy Methot and DC Lessoway
Scripts by DC Lessoway

Agenda 2030

Twin women, a Virologist and the President of the United States seek to save the US from a killer bacteria. A bacteria released by a society of old spies with a goal to kill billions!

Story by Denis Khoroshko
Scripts by DC Lessoway

Contact Agent:

Marta Praeger
Robert Freedman Dramatic Agency, Inc
mprfda@gmail.com

Additional spec series:

Reborn: Destitute Alex Green, 92, has a choice.  Live out the time he has left or be sent back into his ten-year-old body and relive his life, but with 92 years of experience and knowledge of the future.