"None to our surprise Phil delivered an incredible screenplay for our WWII film FLY GIRLS. Thank you for introducing Hannah, Ruby and the Fly Girls team!! Looking forward to our next collaboration!"
Elliott Yancey - producer (P.G.A.)
“Phil is an original and inventive screenwriter. He’s a natural! That's why I optioned his script THE THIRD BOMB. Twice! His energy and drive also makes our working relationship a pleasure."
Sias Wilson - producer (BAFTA winner)
After working on dozens of film sets and attending one of the top film schools in the world (USC), Phil's first feature screenplay was optioned by a BAFTA-winning producer. Not long after, Phil was also nominated by the International Screenwriters' Association as a Top 25 Screenwriter To Watch.
Ever since then, he's been a working screenwriter and a scriptwriter for film, TV, and radio, crafting stories with diverse characters for clients in the U.S, Australia, India, the U.K, Italy, and the U.A.E.
"I am beyond thrilled with Phil's screenwriting work on my animated feature film Catsaway. A special shout out to him for helping shepherd me through the maze of perfecting the story. Way to go! His animated TV pilot script for Khalfan and Fahman was also excellent. Well done!"
Fadel AlMehiri - Director (CATSAWAY)
RED CENTRE FILMS
“My outline for the feature-length version of Kindred is now a unique, fun, and meaningful kick-arse sci-fi script because Phil challenges your story to be the most potent it can be. Your script will be in great hands!”
Josh Bryer - Director (KINDRED short)
JOHNNY FOREIGN TV
"Phil is an extremely professional and accomplished screenwriter. He took a cache of assorted research material and processed it into 'Broken Wings' - a highly coherent and vibrant screenplay, well crafted and efficiently delivered to deadline. A talent to watch."
Rob Kaplan - Director (BROKEN WINGS)
PROJECTS IN DEVELOPMENT
Feature Film Writing Samples
Throughout his career as a screenwriter for hire, Phil has taken on a variety of projects that have served to enhance his storytelling skills in film and TV. The writing samples below are from his spec screenplay work and authorized snippets from his paid writing assignments. Click on the title links for more information.
You can also view some of his shorter produced work which aired on the BBC.
Phil has over a dozen years of experience as a scriptwriter and producer in short-form television. He created original short content for the BBC's kids' channel CBeebies. He was commissioned to write and produce the pilot episode for an infotainment series for BBC Knowledge. And. Phil also wrote the pilot episode of an animated series. for Tent Pictures.
Already have a screenplay or script and need help? Phil has worked as a reader giving script notes for Roland Joffee (The Mission), Cinergi, Hallmark and dozens of independent screenwriters, producers and directors. Choose from a range of options.
2020 SCREENWRITER NEWS
Below are links to blogs Phil wrote for some top screenwriting websites, mentions of his projects in the press
and links to great resources for screenwriters.