|Pete Simpson bio|
With love Vanessa and newly minted PhD Pete took off for art colony Laguna Beach California,
making it their home raising 2 sons. US executive management led to founding businesses
& writing best-selling business books (credits), with novels as weekend projects (earlier writing).
Flash forward to 5 years ago...
When he began to develop a portfolio of spec scripts (plus a commissioned script): 7 feature films/
TV pilots, 4 stage plays, and a published novel. Often self-defined women leads.
Credits - commissioned & spec...
Wedding Diary Publisher-commissioned screenplay adaptation from a novel.
Utter Madness Semi-finalist Hollywood Filmmakers Int. competition - (titled Lioness).
Lennie's World enjoyed rehearsed reading production @ Actors & Writers Club London.
Dancing in Santa Fé enjoyed rehearsed reading production @ Cygnet Theatre Exeter.
Girls without Parachutes Published novel.
Shortlisted in many competitions and a full-time scriptwriter, Pete's ready to take the next step.
Advancement has come through competition submittals - with associated judges' critical advice.
Voices (US, UK)...
Action-adventure heroes with painful truths, who muster the guts to defeat their hurt & villains.
Comedies unlikely heroes trapped in the farcical side of life.
Pete & Vanessa split their lives between Orange County, CA & Britain. T.S. Eliot... East Coker, V...
Member of Actors & Writers London & Exeter Writers
Seinfeld especially The Soup Nazi episode written by Spike Feresten.
Fawlty Towers especially Basil the Rat episode written by John Cleese & Connie Booth.