LOGLINE: A nice-guy tax lawyer who is cripplingly shy around women falls in love with a hardened Korean prostitute whose quirky, wise mother sees a match.
OVERVIEW: ZACHERY RHYMER, 29, a brilliant but introverted lawyer whose social life consists of gourmet cooking and chess, falls in love with a street-smart Korean prostitute, JOSEPHINE HWANG, 22. He desperately wants to see her outside work, but she adamantly refuses. But a chance encounter when Zachery meets Josephine and her mother, RIN, 51, who takes a liking to him, changes their lives forever. Can Rin help two damaged people connect or are they broken beyond repair?
FRANKIE AND JOHNNY meets THE WORLD OF SUZIE WONG
Official selection "The Best of Stage 32" lookbook, top 5% of all scripts.
Semi-Finalist, Table Read My Screenplay, 2022