GEORGE CAMERON GRANTis an internationally produced author of 8 full length plays, over 20 one acts, and numerous monologues. PUSH, an anti-bullying "Tool for Tolerance," has just joined EPITAPH, a full-length play dedicated to his Father, and 4 X’MAS, his evening of one-act Christmas plays, as published members of the Samuel French family, all available at www.samuelfrench.com/author/289/george-cameron-grant. His screen adaptation of PUSH, written specifically for the Film and Drama students of the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Astoria, is currently in pre-production, and will be a "by students, for students” production. PUSH was also a Semi-Finalist in NYC's 2011 Strawberry Festival, garnering Best Actress and Best Director nominations. He is an 8-time Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival Finalist, most recently for his play FORECLOSURE, also named a Finalist in the Nantucket Short Play Festival and NYC's Strawberry Short Play Festival. LEBEN, his full length taking on controversial pro-life/pro-choice issues, had its two-week West Coast Premiere this past September at the Stage Door Repertory Theatre in Anaheim, CA. His new full-length Christmas play, HEAVEN CENT, written on commission for the same theatre, World Premieres November 24, 2012, for a four weekend run.
BOOKWRITER/LYRICIST/COMPOSERGeorge recently completed a hugely successful series of staged readings of IN SEARCH OF ALICE, the second original musical he has created in collaboration with New York composer Michael J. Shapiro.
SCREENWRITERAlso a two-time participant in the NY Independent Film Market, George has just completed his fourth screenplay DOUBLE EXPOSURE.
SONGWRITERComposer of dozens of songs, George’s PASS ON THE LOVE, performed by the legendary Persuasions, was featured in Spike Lee’s DO IT A CAPPELLA.
GRAPHIC DESIGNERAs graphic designer, George is an Addy Award winner for his work on August Wilson’s FENCES, also creating posters and ad campaigns for scores of motion pictures, including Academy Award® Winners and Nominees including ANVIL-THE STORY OF ANVIL, MONSTER, Y TU MAMA TAMBIEN, WHALE RIDER and AMADEUS.
George is the proud father of Elizabeth and Jenna, and a member of BMI and the Dramatists Guild. George gratefully welcomes all comments on his work, and can be reached on Facebook, Twitter: @cameron313, or at www.georgecamerongrant.com