|Pete Simpson bio|
With love Vanessa Pete took off for art colony Laguna Beach, 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 American & British spec scripts (plus a commissioned script):
7 feature films/TV pilots, 4 stage plays & a published novel.
Credits - commissioned & spec...
Wedding Diary Publisher-commissioned screenplay adaptation from a novel.
Utter Madness Semi-finalist Hollywood Filmmakers International competition - (titled Lioness).
Lennie's World Produced @ Actors & Writers Club London (rehearsed script-in-hand).
Dancing in Santa Fé Produced @ Cygnet Theatre Exeter (rehearsed script-in-hand).
Girls without Parachutes Published thriller novel.
Has come through competition submittals with professional judges' analysis (author blind).
Full-time writing, with competition submittals continue (in development).
Often American or British women leads melding the dramatic with splashes of humour:
° 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.
Shortlisted in many competitions and a full-time scriptwriter, Pete's ready to take the next step.
Pete & Vanessa split their lives between Orange County, CA & Britain. T.S. Eliot... East Coker, V...
Member of Actors & Writers London
Favourite TV comedies...
Cunk on Britain - written by Charlie Brooker, Ben Caudell, Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris.
Seinfeld especially The Soup Nazi episode written by Spike Feresten.
Fawlty Towers especially Basil the Rat episode written by John Cleese & Connie Booth.