I love being a writer but I’m not good at it

A new book, ‘I Love Being a Writer’, by writer-director and producer-director Alex P. Lewis, tells the story of the lives and career of the writer-directors who made this the modern day form of creative writing.

Lewis was born in Perth and moved to New York as a young boy, where he met and married actor-actress Jessica Walter.

She died in 2011, but Lewis had a son and daughter who are now a trio of writers, the first being the talented, talented and talented Molly M. Lewis.

Lewis also worked with producer/director/writer Peter Bogdanovich on ‘Wag the Dog’ (2006), ‘A Christmas Carol’ (2008), ‘The Great Escape’ (2010) and ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ (2012).

He directed and produced ‘The Last Picture Show’ (2014) for the HBO series ‘True Detective.’

Lewis has written for films such as ‘The Lion King,’ ‘Frozen,’ ‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon,’ ‘The Little Mermaid,’ ‘Avatar,’ ‘Gravity,’ ‘Dirty Dancing,’ ‘Star Trek’ and ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens.’

He has written screenplays, short stories and plays, and was the writer on ‘The Office,’ ‘Mr. & Mrs. Smith,’ ‘Twilight,’ ‘Beverly Hills Cop,’ ‘Chappelle’s Show,’ ‘L.A. Law,’ ‘Black Swan,’ ‘Blue Valentine,’ ‘Annie,’ ‘Sopranos,’ ‘Big Daddy,’ ‘Alcatraz,’ ‘American Hustle,’ ‘Good Will Hunting,’ ‘Kiss Me Deadly,’ ‘Bad Moms,’ ‘We Bought a Zoo,’ ‘Avenue Q,’ ‘Under the Dome,’ ‘Love,’ ‘Moms,’ and ‘The Good Wife.’

He also wrote ‘The Book of Eli,’ the screenplay for which he received an Oscar nomination.

He recently wrote a book, “I Love Writing,” and has also produced films like ‘Fifty Shades of Grey,’ ‘In the Name of the Father,’ ‘Rising Tide,’ ‘No Country for Old Men,’ ‘Beasts of No Nation,’ ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Sharknado 3,’ ‘Zodiac,’ ‘Red Dawn,’ ‘Patton Oswalt,’ ‘Jaws,’ ‘Captain Phillips,’ ‘Slumdog Millionaire,’ ‘Jackie Brown,’ ‘Hotel Transylvania 2,’ ‘My Own Private Idaho,’ ‘Eyes Wide Shut,’ ‘Ghost,’ ‘Nashville,’ ‘Voyage of the Dawn Treader,’ ‘Whiplash,’ ‘Olympia,’ ‘Titanic,’ ‘X-Men: First Class,’ ‘Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation,’ and more.

He is also a frequent guest host on the Fox comedy series ‘The Simpsons,’ ‘Family Guy,’ and on the popular podcasts, ‘Comedy Bang Bang!’ and ‘Geeks & Geeks.’

He was also recently named a fellow of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Lewis’ latest film is the feature-length drama, ‘The BFG: The Untold Story,’ starring Chris Pine as Steve Austin.

‘The Boys,’ an adaptation of Lewis’ 2011 book, will be released on August 22, 2018.

For more information on Lewis and his writing, visit www.alexp.li/1S4L7G.

Follow him on Twitter: @alexphilip Lewis is the creator, director, and producer of the award-winning HBO series, ‘Wags the Dog.’

‘Wagged the Dog,’ written by Alex P., will be available on DVD and Blu-ray in August 2018.

He also directed and co-produced ‘The Lost Boys,’ the critically acclaimed feature film from director Alex Garland.

Lewis recently wrote the screenplay, ‘Zealots,’ a story for the upcoming film, ‘Drones.’

‘The Longest Yard,’ a film that Lewis co-wrote with filmmaker and producer John Milius, is in pre-production, and will feature the talents of actor and director Ben Whishaw, who will play the lead.

‘Hemlock Grove,’ a feature film written by Lewis, stars Tom Hanks and has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture.

‘Saving Mr. Banks,’ a comedy about the life and career, of actor Jack Nicholson, was nominated for two Emmys in 2017.

Lewis is also an active member of the film community and has appeared on television shows including ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ ‘Saturday Night Live,’ and “Late Night With Seth Meyers.”

He is currently the recipient of a Peabody Award, a Lifetime Achievement Award, an A.A., and an O’Reilly Award.

‘Molly M. and the Mst’ is the story behind the lives of the Molly M and the