Everyone has a unique story and a style that defines who they are and how they live. That is the philosophy and the credo that drives my desire to convey evocative stories that inspire and provoke. Once I fully realized my passion for movies, music and the written word, storytelling became my calling. It’s why I write and create stories with cinematic style.
In these days of specialization, I worry that our training is becoming very narrow. When you’re trained in the theatre, you have to do everything. They make you. You get in the habit of knowing that you can do just about anything you set your mind to. When Dennis Hopper, in an interview at the Actors’ Studio, spoke of his art career and was asked if he were an actor first or a painter, he looked puzzled, then answered, “To me, they’re both the same thing.”
Margaret South, co-founder with Bette Midler and Bonnie Bruckheimer of All Girl Productions, has developed scripts for Disney, Fox, and Tri-Star Studios. She produced the feature films Beaches, For the Boys, and Man of the House.