Alluring Lady Luck

Book Cover

ACTION CRIME DRAMA FAMILY

1980s & '90s

Vito Zuppardo, Sr.

Logline

Inspired by a True Story by the man Behind the most Exclusive High-Stakes Gaming party jets to Casino around the World.

Genre

Action, Crime, Drama, Family

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

New Orleans and Las Vegas. Locations have been scouted including casino shots and sound stages at Celtic Studios all in Baton Rouge, LA. This will allow a film tax credit.

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2015

Starting Description

ALLURING LADY LUCK features PETER FRANZELLA, a casino hotshot who begins playing cards when he’s only 9 years old. By the time he’s of age, Peter knows every gambler in town: doctors, lawyers, judges, politicians, and bookmakers. And he knows he’s going to capitalize on it. Then Peter’s luck change

Ending Description

His addiction takes over and it might be too late to win his wife back. Claudia uncovers details that prove Vito’s innocence. He has to choose family over money. They board a private jet back to New Orleans, never to return to alluring cities with casinos.

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Nudity

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Twist

Plot - Premise

Rags to Riches

Main Character Details

Name: Vito Franzella

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Underdog, Visionary, Aggressive, Confident, Desperate, Aspiring, Manipulative, Romantic

Additional Character Details

Name: Moe his bodyguard and side kick

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Badass, Clumsy, Crazy, Criminal, Faithful

Additional Character Details

Name: Claudia Franzella

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Skeptic

Key Traits: Beautiful, Charming, Educated, Faithful, Funny, Naive, Romantic

Additional Character Details

Name: JULIE KUPPERMAN

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Criminal, Aggressive, Badass, Beautiful, Charming, Blunt, Complex

Logline

Inspired by a True Story by the man Behind the most Exclusive High-Stakes Gaming party jets to Casino around the World.

Short Summary

ALLURING LADY LUCK features PETER FRANZELLA, a casino hotshot who begins playing cards when he’s only 9 years old. By the time he’s of age, Peter knows every gambler in town: doctors, lawyers, judges, politicians, and bookmakers. And he knows he’s going to capitalize on it. Then Peter’s luck change


His addiction takes over and it might be too late to win his wife back. Claudia uncovers details that prove Vito’s innocence. He has to choose family over money. They board a private jet back to New Orleans, never to return to alluring cities with casinos.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Rags to Riches,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Vito Franzella

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Underdog, Visionary, Aggressive, Confident, Desperate, Aspiring, Manipulative, Romantic

Character 1

Name: Moe his bodyguard and side kick

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Badass, Clumsy, Crazy, Criminal, Faithful

Character 2

Name: Claudia Franzella

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Skeptic

Key Traits: Beautiful, Charming, Educated, Faithful, Funny, Naive, Romantic

Character 3

Name: JULIE KUPPERMAN

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Criminal, Aggressive, Badass, Beautiful, Charming, Blunt, Complex

Supplemental Materials