Rick Drew - Screenwriter

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WHY SHOULD YOU LISTEN TO HIM…? Because he's worked with Terrence Malick, Robert Altman and Ivan Reitman.  Oh and he also wrote for MacGyver...come on!

WHAT HE’S DONE...
MacGYVER, MUTANT X, TWILIGHT ZONE and LONESOME DOVE.

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Beginning as a production assistant then as an assistant director, Rick worked on such feature films as Terrence Malick’s DAYS OF HEAVEN, the original SUPERMAN and Robert Altman's BUFFALO BILL AND THE INDIANS.

After attending The American Film Institute he pursued a career as a writer/producer.  Since 1980, he has written over one hundred hours of television in a range of genres, for series such as MACGYVER, GOOSEBUMPS, MUTANT X, TWILIGHT ZONE, PSI FACTOR, LONESOME DOVE, THE IMMORTAL, and ROAD TO AVONLEA, for which his episode, ‘Incident at Vernon River’ won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Children’s Program. He has developed five series for television for Universal Television, Warner Brothers International, Ivan Reitman Productions,  the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and Canwest Global.

His produced movies include, LIFE IN A DAY for Paramount Television, MELTDOWN and COMBUSTION for the Sci-Fi Channel, TELL ME NO LIES for the Lifetime Network and INHABITED, starring Malcolm McDowell.

Rick's psychological police drama, SHATTERED has recently been produced by E1 Entertainment for the Canwest Global Television (Canada) and is currently airing in the UK on THE HALLMARK CHANNEL. He is currently developing new television projects for co-production, consulting on feature films, and continuing to write original screenplays.