The Nu You by John Hunter | Script Revolution

The Nu You

A homely young woman is ready to pay any price to be taller, thinner and more attractive.



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Revision and expansion of my original script.

It is now possible to pursue your dreams of physical perfection and beauty...But at what cost? This is a cautionary urban tale about a young woman who wants to become taller, thinner and more attractive.

This is a revised and extended version of my THE NU YOU short that was showcased on STS. It has been tweaked and some material has been added to complete this vision of a pursuit for physical beauty gone horribly wrong.

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Submitted: December 16, 2020
Last Updated: December 18, 2020

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The Writer: John Hunter

My childhood was spent in the coastal low country of South Georgia. In this semi-rural version of Camelot, the truth was often stretched and embellished as an innocent pastime by people who spoke Ebonics, Geechee and Cracker. So, as you can clearly see, my storytelling is not entirely my fault. I was raised wrong. After graduation from college, I served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Latin America and later worked in construction management, big ticket sales, commercial graphics, and as a packaging design consultant. I now live under the shade of a large oak tree in Central Florida and enjoy telling a wide variety of slightly dark and quirky stories with a dash of humor. My dystopian horror... Go to bio

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