Christopher Ludgate



Christopher Ludgate is an award winning writer, multi-media artist, journalist and filmmaker from New York City. Recent projects include the forthcoming With Love (click to view trailer), a personal documentary directed & produced by and featuring Chris in an authentic verité glimpse of his inspiring volunteer experience with God's Love We Deliver, and organization that provides food as medicine to New Yorkers in need. The film features some special appearances from well known volunteers like Joan Rivers, Dan Savage & Michael Bloomberg among others. Ludgate’s globally praised film, The Love Permitwas curated by New York City’s newly revamped world-class Queens Museum sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and NY's Contemporary Art Ministry earlier this year. Current projects also include a film adaptation of a literary short and other collaborations.

Recent and current journalistic freelance pursuits include work as a contributing Travel & Culture Writer and Associate Editor for GoNomad, ManAboutWorld, and Passport Magazine, among others. His latest pieces from recent journeys to Barcelona, Madrid, Tolédo, Rome, Florence, Rehoboth, Paris, and New Orleans among others include his photography and will be available online and on newsstands.

Ludgate graduated with honors from NYC's Baruch College earning a degree in Journalism & Film and also earned 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 feature writer, photographer and multi-media associate 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 many covers of fantasy novels, in commercial print and TV ads, fitness videos, and runway. Chris currently resides in his native NYC in the company of family, close friends, and his typewriter.