The first time screenwriter C. Robert Cargill had something he wrote published, he was 15 years old. It was an editorial about media coverage of the case of Heidi Seeman, an 11-year-old girl who was abducted and murdered in San Antonio in 1990. The newspaper that published her editorial was the San Antonio Express-News.
“I submitted it as C. Robert Cargill because I didn’t want anyone to know I was a kid,” said Cargill, 46, who was a student at Judson High School at the time. to MySA during a recent interview. “That’s where my professional name comes from.”