Christopher Ludgate










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Christopher Ludgate is an award winning writer, multi-media artist, journalist and filmmaker from New York City. Recent and current freelance pursuits include work as a contributing Travel & Culture Writer and Associate Editor for Passport Magazine, among others. Christopher is also Creative Director of his production company, (small print) Films which is in various stages of new projects and in the editing room with a new documentary due out this coming Fall. Ludgate’s  globally praised film, The Love Permitwas recently curated by New York City’s newly revamped world-class Queens Museum sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and NY's Contemporary Art Ministry, in an international celebration honoring artists from Queens, NY early this year. Ludgate’s latest pieces from recent journeys to Barcelona, Madrid, Tolédo, Rome, Florence, Rehoboth, Paris, and New Orleans among others include his photography and will be released in 2014 online and on newsstands. His current projects also include a film adaptation of a literary short and other collaborations. 

Ludgate studied in NYC, graduating with honors from Baruch College in New York City earning a degree in Journalism & Film and a degree in Creative Writing & Literature. He received numerous scholastic awards, including top annual drama and short fiction prizes, full-ride merit scholarships, the Katzen prize for volunteerism in recognition of his long history of volunteer work, and the annual award for Journalism Research. He was also a revered featured writer, photographer and multi-media editor at City University’s national award winning Dollars and Sense Magazine

Christopher's resume also includes prolific achievements in multiple performing arts mediums as director and producer, playwright, screenwriter, and trained actor. He studied theater at Strasberg Theater Institute and HB Studios while setting out in NYC in earlier years. Interesting facts: Chris appeared in major supporting roles in two feature films and several short films worldwide. He also appeared in U.S. soap operas and in many roles in NYC’s theater scene. While studying in New York and LA, Chris also fell into modeling and emerged on the covers of various fantasy novels, in commercial print and TV ads, fitness videos, and even runway! Chris currently resides in his native NYC in the company of family, close friends, and his typewriter.