Film & Graphic Novel

Screenplay Laurels

Austin Script Competition - Second Round 2021 Semifinalist
ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship 2021 Semifinalist
ScreenCraft TV Pilot Script Competition 2021 Finalist
Creative World Awards 2021 Semifinalist
Script2Comic Contest 2021 Semifinalist
Filmmatic - Inroads Fellowship Season 4

The Characters

The series “Urban Defender” is designed to dramatize the struggles of African-American entrepreneur Donte Phillips as he faces the real life obstacles in his way of establishing his dream nightclub and restaurant. Blending science fantasy elements within the genre of graphic novel style superhero origin story, “Urban Defender” hopes to provoke genuine dialogue about race, culture, and passion while providing the dramatic, comedic, and romantic story of what it is to live and survive in 21st Century America today.