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This is where you’ll find all the latest news on my work and some interesting information I’ve picked up along the way. This is also the home of my production company, Ravenscar Productions!
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Table Reads and Writing Nevermore

A week ago, we had our table read for the first six episodes of THE NEVERMORE CHRONICLES. The production team was joined by actors Julie Tolivar, Taylor Catlin and Jason Smith. Mike McClenahan and I each wrote three episodes for the event, and the the always capable Mike Colucci kept us on point. I’m happy to report that the read was a success, and there was helpful discussion after each episode. It’s funny that no matter how often you...
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Pre-Production well under way!

We’re excited that Pre-Production is well underway for THE NEVERMORE CHRONICLES. The first six scripts of our twelve episode first season are written and we’ll have a table read this week. Locations are being considered and soon, casting!
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A NIGHT AT THE ROOSEVELT now on VIMEO

A NIGHT AT THE ROOSEVELT now on VIMEO

A NIGHT AT THE ROOSEVELT is now on Vimeo! As the short is in negotiation to be shown on SHORTS TV, the video must be password protected. Please contact me via the link to the right or on the Contact page for the password. This is a short film, shot on film, in the 1930′s and 1940′s style of filmmaking. You can find out more about the project on the ROOSEVELT Page.
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Multiplane Camera Documentary with Disney Feature Animation

Producing a project I pitched to Disney Feature Animation about one of the coolest pieces of Animation history that I’ve ever seen, the Multiplane Camera built in the 1930′s, used on SNOW WHITE.  All the updates will be on the Multiplane Project Page in the Current Project Section.
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A Night at the Roosevelt to screen at the TCL (Grauman’s) Chinese Theater

A Night at the Roosevelt to screen at the TCL (Grauman’s) Chinese Theater

A Night at the Roosevelt will screen on February 27, 2014 at the Chinese Theater, one of the most recognized and significant historical landmarks in Hollywood.  It just happens to be across the street from the Roosevelt Hotel. More details to follow, but the really exciting part is that, if Roosevelt is voted fan favorite of the evening, it will screen at the Roosevelt Hotel, where Hollyshorts is holding a competition. Save the date!
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Award Show Blues

Over the last few years, I’ve become increasingly ‘meh’ over award shows for a number of reasons I’d like to share.  Lucky you. TOO MANY!  There are now officially too many award shows.  I  have a hard time getting excited about some of them. It makes me think of bowl games.  Yay, you won a “Purina Dog Chow Barky Award”.  It’s like winning the “Sandwich Bowl”. I don’t care. RED CARPETS:  It’s nearly impossible to schedule a lunch date...
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A Night at the Roosevelt Award and Screening update…

A Night at the Roosevelt Award and Screening update…

A Night at the Roosevelt has won an Award of merit at the Los Angeles Cinema Festival.  We will be screening October 1, 2012 in Sherman Oaks, CA.
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Now a member of the Television Academy!

Now a member of the Television Academy!

I’m pleased to report that I’m now a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.  I’ve joined the Interactive Media Council.
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