Gerson writes for theatre, television
Philip's award-winning theatre work includes productions at the Colony Theatre in LA and the NY International Fringe Festival, as well as workshops and staged readings at the Cleveland Playhouse, Amphibian Productions (Ft. Worth), the Berkshire Playwrights Lab, the Telluride Playwrights Festival, the Road Theatre, and Gayfest NYC.
Among the many television shows Philip has written for are two
of the most successful series in TV history -- "MURDER, SHE
which he was Story Editor) and "DR. QUINN, MEDICINE WOMAN" (for
which he was Co-Executive Producer). The
recipient of several awards for his TV work, Philip's original pilot, "R & D",
was selected to be published by the Writer Guild of America's "Written
By" magazine as one of the six Best Unproduced Sci-Fi
Philip divides his time between New York and Los Angeles.
Contracted by U/Media to write the screenplay for the remake of the hit French movie, PRICELESS, to be directed by Tom Bezucha (THE FAMILY STONE, BIG EDEN).
JUMPING BLIND receives Honorable Mention from the Arch and Bruce Brown Foundation Playwriting Competition.
Reading of EYES FORWARD at Tristan Bates Theatre, London
Reading of LAST DANCE at the Lark, New York