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The Redemption of John Parker

An embittered former slave risks life and limb as an Underground Railroad “conductor” until, targeted for death by angry slave owners and a sociopathic slave hunter, he must confront and resolve his inner rage or bring tragedy on his family. Based on a true story.

Written by:
Format:
Screenplay
Budget:
Mid
Starring Roles For:
JOHN PARKER - Michael B. Jordan/Daniel Kaluuya
IRISH MIKE - a Robert Shaw / Gene Hackman type
JOHN'S WIFE - Lupita Nyong'oGugu Mbatha-Raw
In the Vein Of:
12 Years a Slave
Roots
Django Unchained
Posted:
03/14/2019
Updated:
08/06/2021
Author Bio:
Formerly represented by the late L. Harry Lee, New York.

Co-Producer on Jason Whittier's "Letting Go," a look at cancer, love and loss, and moving on.

Associate Producer on "The Girl at the End of The World." starring Camilla Jackson.

Associate Producer on Dan McGone's short, "Half & Half."

Associate Producer on "Service of the Dolls, Part 2."

Contest Results:
StoryPros International (Semifinalist, This was an early version) [2014]