The Undefeatable Penny by Steve Garry | Script Revolution

The Undefeatable Penny

As Christmas approaches, a chronically unemployed young woman who dreams of a better life struggles to remain positive even as everything around her goes badly.

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“Penny Gallagher? In apartment 207? Pretty. Hard-working. Honest. Lovable, really. But what a sh?t-magnet!”

Twenty-three year-old Penny loses another job, through no fault of her own, lands on welfare, faces eviction from her run-down apartment, is too far gone for bankruptcy to help much, and tries to fend off a cad of an ex-boyfriend who insists on getting reacquainted.

And that’s just for starters!

Because as she pens a manuscript that might turn her life around, (shades of J.K. Rowling!) an eclectic band of neighbors offer truckloads of advice - some wise, some not, and some just plain ridiculous.

Yes, it's a wonderful life if you have the perseverance of Penny!

If you’d like to catch this feel-good tale, which revels in diverse characters and could lead to many more stories for Penny, I look forward to sending it to you! (Also available as Pilot + Episode One)

Producers: Please contact me for the full script/synopsis, or buy the Kindle version at
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00R0D4JXY

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Quarter-Finalist (Wiki: The World's Fastest Screenplay Contest! August 2022)
Official Selection (Culver City Film Festival 2022)

Submitted: February 21, 2017
Last Updated: November 29, 2022

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The Writer: Steve Garry

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