SCREENPLAYS - TELEPLAYS - PLAYS by Arthur Wooten

All of Arthur's projects have been optioned, some more than once, but are currently free properties.


SCREENPLAYS


* BIRTHDAY PIE (dramedy) A New York City writer travels home to celebrate his birthday and say goodbye to his dying father and struggles with whether or not to share with his eccentric southern family news of his own life-threatening situation.

* LEFTOVERS (romantic comedy) In 1954 a divorced and destitute suburban housewife finds self-esteem, financial security and true love selling Tupperware.

* DIZZY (drama) A beloved Broadway star is struck down by a mysterious disease at the height of her career and is forced to reevaluate her life and the people in it as she struggles to survive.

* THE LIFE AND TIMES OF WISE BEAR WILLIAM (drama) A heartwarming tale of the trials and tribulations of Wise Bear William, a stuffed bear living in an attic with other abandoned toys.

* CLOSURE (drama) An 18-year-old New York City boy is convicted of a brutal rape and after serving 23 years hes exonerated, thrown back into society and struggles to readjust as his life becomes entangled with the woman who convicted him.

TELEVISION


* ON PICKING FRUIT - (comedy) Pilot Episode - Curtis Jenkins is a gay man whose search for love runs up against bad luck, bad boys and bad advice from his incorrigible best friend, unorthodox shrink and irreverent mother.

* BIRTHDAY PIE (drama)

* THE LIFE AND TIMES OF WISE BEAR WILLIAM (drama)

PLAYS


* BIRTHDAY PIE - full length (dramedy) Winner of the Key West Theatre Festival, it had its world premiere at the Waterfront Playhouse, Key West, FL.

* THE LUNCH - one act (drama) Premiered at the Madison Avenue Theatre, NYC, second production at the Inner Space Theatre, NYC and most recently in Te Anau, New Zealand.

* LILY - one act (drama) Premiered at the Inner Space Theatre, NYC.


ARTHUR WOOTEN BOOKS

In Wise Bear William: A New Beginning, toys long forgotten in an attic discover that children are coming up to rescue them.
On Picking Fruit is a delicious tale about a gay man whose search for love runs up against bad luck, bad boys and bad advice from his irreverent mother, incorrigible best friend and unorthodox shrink.
In this freshly squeezed sequel to the critically acclaimed On Picking Fruit, Curtis Jenkins ironically pens the bestselling self-help book, 101 Ways to Collide into Your Gay Soul Mate, while still finding himself single and in the deep end of the dating pool.
A Stroke Of Luck: a short story and The "Dear Henry" Letters
In 1954 a divorced and destitute suburban housewife finds self-esteem, financial security and true love selling Tupperware.
When Lex Martindale, a New York City writer, goes home to celebrate his birthday and say good-bye to his dying father, he struggles with whether or not to share with his eccentric Southern family news of his own life-threatening situation.
Angie Styles, a beloved Broadway star, is struck down at the height of her career by a mysterious disease and is forced to reexamine her life and the people in it as she fights to survive.