Announcing the 2018 ScreenCraft Comedy Screenplay Contest Semifinalists

by ScreenCraft - updated on September 6, 2018

We’re excited to feature the scripts listed below that comprise the semifinalists of the 2018 ScreenCraft Comedy Screenplay Contest. Our jury’s credits this year include The Hangover TrilogyDue Date, Funny or Die Films and top comedy talent such as Tina Fey, Mindy Kaling and Kevin Hart. Stay tuned for the upcoming announcements of the semifinalists and grand prize winners here and on our Twitter and Facebook pages within the next few weeks!

Without further ado, here are the semifinalists:

8 Days a Week Ian Southwood
A Mad Day In Midland Luke Domet
Aliens & Earthlings Ryan Smith
Allie Summons A Vampire Josh Montoya
Altar Ego Alexandra Keister
Attachment Megan Binnie & Celia Blundo
Backstage Pass Andrew Shaffer
Before I Embalm You Charles Dovbish
Big Red Aaron McCann & Dominic Pearce
Birthday Magic George Spicer
Bite Me Sophia Lopez
Blue Moon Massacre Ryan Anglin
Boneheads Kelly Karam
Broski Brett Tietjen
Burt Dirk And The Gliesezoids Andrew Harris
Cockblock Justin Boyd
Darryn the Bold and The Sword of Boldness Justin Best
Dead Weight Cale Curlett
DNA Heather Farlinger
Don't Blow Your Top Phil Burdette
Don't Look Back in Anger Adam Pliskin
Eat Dead Bird Molly Miller
Escort Boot Camp Gary Sharp
Exterminating Willie Jane Rogerson
Farb Patrick Hackeling
Figure Me Out James Barnes
From Olympus to Nashville Jeffrey Chase
Frozen Ice Walker Hare
Fuck New Rome Erik Sternberger
Game Set Scratch Billie Bates
Glorious Mack Vern Lien
Gone Astray Kyle D'Odorico
Green Wedding Sebastiano Pestoni
Grim Gets a Life Peter Fraser
Half-Cocked Chris Chymiy
Hellraiser Luke Wronski
Henchman Andrew Wood
Holy Name Daniel Pike
Houseboat From Hell Bill Keenan
I Have No Friends! Julian Barnett
In the Catbird Seat Kay Denmark
Jeff is a Superhero Adam Bowers
Jesus Christ Brandon Tamburri
Judy's Search for God Dave Wade
Loves Me, Loves Me Not Lisa Penny
Maggie, Full of Grace James Meerdter
Me & Jezebel Lucinda Spurling
Merry Fracking Christmas Jim Berg
Michael Wants To Marry Jen Bieser
Minyan Adam Ansell
Nebraskan Son Cala Adair
Out Of Toon Joel Foster
Parents Bruce Kalish
Peter Piper Jonathan Young
Picnic Season Glory Okeke
Queens Max Sokoloff
Rack it Up! Thomas Yungerberg
Saint Gary Steven Dente
Santa's Suicide Bob Reynolds
Saving America Michael Lederer
Seniors on the Run D.C. Lozar
Spacey and Strange Michael Angelella
Step-Milf Hamilton Mitchell
Strange Ways to Learn Spanish Elan Maier
Stuck Ian Southwood
Stupid American Robin Sitter
Stupid Cupid Dan Gunderman
The Cleaners Matt Marx
The Fool's Errand John Murphy & Chris Bramante
The Great Pretenders Jillian Lauren
The Halloween Gang Frank Barker
The House That Hell Made Charles Dovbish
The King of Barcelona Justin Grundfast
The Last Canadian Virgins Evan Rindler & Jon Rizik
The Last Good Cheat Jacob Hart
The Not Ready for Prime Time Family Richard Willett
The Wreckers Kristy Leigh Lussier
There's Something Wrong with Kate Mia Borders
To Travel Katharine McPhee
Together Again Owain Paciuszko
Transfat Matthew Kelly
Wanna Go To Mars? Peter Levedahl
Wedding Season Shiwani Srivastava
When Harry Took Hostages Gerald Lenton-Young
Whiskey Tom Wholey
Whole Cari Daly
Wicked Hot Pamela Harris
Wireless Nick Greenberg & Shawn Convery

Get Our Newsletter!

Get weekly writing inspiration delivered to your inbox - including industry news, popular articles, and more!

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Developing Your Own Script?

We'll send you a list of our free eCourses when you subscribe to our newsletter. No strings attached.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

You Might Also Like

Your success is our #1 priority. We provide aspiring writers industry access, free resources and inspiration, and a community to support you through every step of your creative journey.

Writing Competitions

Success Stories