One man pursued by three women. It's the 80's, London, the Thatcher years. The rebellious Ambrose is kicked out of drama school and begins the rocky road of becoming an actor. We follow him and the three actresses that fall in love with him - Melissa, Shirley and Stella as they weather the storm of a brutal industry. Behind the sex and desperation, lurks the unrest of Thatcher's England. Set over 8 years, three women's obsession with the one man - the talented yet flawed, Ambrose Palmer. A vel about actors.
Steve Jacobs Steve is an award winning actor and has been performing for over 25 years in theatre, television and film. As well as acting, Steve has worked behind the camera, directing and writing several feature scripts. In the 90's, he formed the production company Wild Strawberries with Anna-Maria Monticelli so he could direct the films he wanted to make. In 2000 Anna and Steve completed their first feature, La Spagnola with Steve directing. La Spagnola, won the audience award for Best Film at 3 International Film Festivals and was Australia's official entry in Foreign Language Film category at the 2002 Academy Awards. In 2008 he completed work as director on the film adaptation of J.M. Coetzee's award winning novel Disgrace, starring John Malkovich. The film won the International Critics Prize (Fipresci Prize) at the Toronto International Film Festival, The Black Pearl for Best Film at the Middle East International Film Festival and Grand Prize at the Taipei Film Festival. In the US Disgrace was named as one of the 10 Best Films of 2009 with The New York Times, Roger Ebert of The Chicago Sun and Stephen King for Entertainment Weekly. He is currently living in Paris developing a slate of film projects. Three Women... One Man is Steve's first novel. www.wildstrawfilms.com