Finalists have been announced for the 2019 Script Summit Screenwriting Competition. Appearing in 2 categories, Gerry's MOVER: LOOSELY BASED ON AN ALTERNATIVELY FACTUAL ACCOUNT OF MY LIFE AS A DATA TRAFFICKER is nominated for Best 30-Minute Television Screenplay and Best Plot. Winners will be announced at the Script Summit Awards Show on August 1st in Las Vegas. 

Gerry Walker has entered a deal with TV and film production company Quebrada Entertainment, which promotes diverse and inclusive content. Gerry is thrilled to be partnering with such an amazingly accomplished team of filmmakers. 

Gerry Walker has just been selected to receive the Vermont Studio Center Merit Grant, and will enter a residency there in 2018.


Founded in 1984, VSC is the largest international artist and writer residency program in the US. Its mission: "To provide an inclusive international community honoring creative work as the communication of spirit through form."


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Press Release





"Fantastically twisted, deliciously get down dirty, gritty and real... seductively addictive and simply amazing.” - USA Today Bestselling Fiction Author Delilah Marvelle


“LITERALLY brilliant, stunning, frightening, and yet also so close to being believable.”


Los Angeles, CA, October 19, 2016Bestselling Author Gerry Walker is pleased to announce the re-release of his fast-paced, speculative-futuristic work, OOGA BOOGA: WITH BONUS CONTENT, containing a shocking new chapter that unlocks the path to Walker’s forthcoming novel, The Newspeekers: Awakened.  OOGA BOOGA: WITH BONUS CONTENT is set in the not-so-distant future and pulls no punches in delivering Walker's signature jaw-dropping thrills. Having already introduced a cast of uniquely flawed characters with dark secrets, the novel is a page turner that will leave you wanting more.  Check out the book trailer for a sneak peek:


OOGA BOOGA’s characters suddenly encounter a mysterious condition in the U.S. that erases the African-American population’s ability to speak any known language. A bizarre new dialect surfaces instead, sparking nationwide panic. The U.S. seeks to hunt Black people and transport them to isolation camps, leaving the race to do what they must to survive. Marketing executive Vanessa Landing risks everything to fight for their freedom, not realizing the web of deception awaiting her, nor the liberating love that will transform her from an insecure corporate pawn into the fierce warrior she was meant to be.


OOGA BOOGA: WITH BONUS CONTENT is available through major retailers including Barnes & Noble, Amazon, iTunes (iBooks) and e-book.


Book Details:


By Gerry Walker

Published: October 18, 2016

ISBN: 978-1539044284


Pages: 180

Genre: Fiction, Thriller


About the Author:

Gerry Walker is the author of the Amazon bestselling novel Ooga Booga, a speculative fiction thriller that has been called brilliant, prophetic and “quite disturbing” by readers.  His first novel was the critically acclaimed romantic thriller Pretty People Are Highly Flammable, which he drafted while steering YMCA artEMBRACE, then the fastest-growing after-school arts education program in the U.S.  Born and raised in Ohio, Walker’s work has been described as "unapologetic tales of extraordinary women, told via comedy or sci-fi platforms.”


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