Frank A. Rossi graduated with a BA in Economics from Colgate University where he also played four years of varsity football. After a brief stint in NYC as a banker, Frank moved to Los Angeles for the next twenty years of his life, working as an actor and screenwriter. He has appeared in several notable feature films and TV shows, as well as selling two feature films and an episode of a TV drama on Fox. Mr. Rossi currently resides in Buffalo, NY where he teaches acting and writes daily. He currently has two screenplays, Bull in the Ring and The Unwanted, both true stories related to his hometown of Buffalo, NY that he is currently marketing in Los Angeles.
Victims of Circumstance
(Inception meets Blow)
A True Story
25-year-old opioid drug dealer and user Nick Harris, miraculously redeems himself despite being haunted by the public death and humiliation of his infamous father, prison escape artist and convicted murderer Richard William Matt.
15 -75 age range target audience -- anybody dealing with a family member with addiction.
Book cover type
Don’t know yet
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Looking for beam of light to enter a grungy attic where our protagonist lives. Hero will be slumped up against a wall -- wife beater t-shirt, jeans no shoes -- tear down his right cheek - up against a grungy, almost crack house like wall. (prison Green) In right hand, a bottle of Opiod pills spilled on the floor to his right. To the left of him an image of his father looks up at him througha pool of blood on the floor. A couple of hand written letters are adjacent to the father figure bloodstained.
The title is is encircled in barbed wire for each letter. This is a father and son story about redemption -- but it is very visual, grungy. I have images of the two characters.