ROMANCE Best Scene Script Reading of HOOKERS by Ron Herrsche

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Logline: Hookers is a romantic comedy in which a young, ambitious female FBI agent lands her first big assignment to bust a prostitution ring allegedly run by her high-school crush at his family-owned seafood restaurant regrettably named HOOKERS — a spoof on the HOOTERS Restaurant Chain.


NARRATION: Julie C. Sheppard
Robbie – Trevor Marlatt
Jessie – Vanessa Quagliara

Get to know the writer: 

 What is your screenplay about?

It is about the emotional power of a past teenage crush that an FBI woman had on a boy, who has now become her mark as a person allegedly running a prostitution ring at his family-owned, seafood restaurant in New Jersey named Hookers.

What genres does your screenplay fall under?

Romantic Comedy/Comedy

Why should this screenplay be made into a movie?

In general, it has the capacity to strike a nostalgic chord for young and old, and in particular, for Italian-Americans, as My Big Fat Greek Wedding did for for Greek-Americans. It also depicts the emotional struggles women face trying to make it in a man’s world.

How would you describe this script in two words?

nostalgically satisfying

What movie have you seen the most times in your life?

The Big Labowski

How long have you been working on this screenplay?

I worked on several re-writes over a period of about 2 years approximately 8 years ago.

How many stories have you written?

Numerous short stories, 2 feature screenplays and one short film that I wrote and produced.

What is your favorite song? (Or, what song have you listened to the
most times in your life?)

I am an eclectic music lover and listen to a wide variety of styles Can’t pick just one.

What obstacles did you face to finish this screenplay?

Keeping the dialogue crisp

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

Natural Healthcare and my granddaughters!



Producer: Matthew Toffolo

Director: Kierston Drier
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editor: John Johnson

Camera Operator: Mary Cox

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