DIRECTOR/PRODUCER Will is an award-winning writer, director and editor. Recently, he directed 26 episodes of the live-action/animation show Team Toon released on June 15th on Netflix (domestic) and Kix TV and Amazon Prime (UK).
His last film, Forged , won the 2010 HBO New York Latino film Festival and was released in theaters in 2011. Daniel M. Gold of the New York Times wrote, “Mr. Wedig is sure of his material. ‘Forged’ is nasty, brutish and short, in all the best ways.”
In 2007, Will’s debut feature film, Rise of the Dead, was released through Lions Gate Entertainment. The film has been described as a "smart and original take on an equally old genre" (Fangoria.com) and William's directing as "a breath of fresh air" (C.H.U.D.). The film also won Best Picture at the Colony Film Festival in 2006.
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PRODUCER Johnny is a multi-hyphenate (actor+writer+producer). As an actor, he’s worked with such directors as Steven Soderbergh, Michael Bay, Sidney Lumet, Frank Oz, Arthur Hiller, John Badham, Hugh Wilson; etc. As producer, he co-produced the critically acclaimed film FIND ME GUILTY directed by Sydney Lumet (Academy Award Honoree), starring Vin Diesel and Peter Dinklage; and EVEN MONEY starring Academy Award Winners Kim Basinger and Forest Whitaker. Most recently, Johnny produced MUSCLE directed by Heidi Miami Marshall and Executive Produced by legendary filmmaker Frank Oz (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, In & Out, Bowfinger, What About Bob?). Muscle is currently in the film festival circuit and has already won the Judge’s Honorable Mention Award and The Spirit of Indie Filmmaking Award in competitions.
CO-WRITER Jeff is a BAFTA-nominated screenwriter and visual effects artist in Los Angeles. He wrote the Academy Award-winning animated short film, The ChubbChubbs! for which he received his BAFTA nomination. Additionally, he wrote the feature film Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists (with voices by Brendan Fraser, Mark Hamill & Leonard Nimoy). Jeff has also created visual effects for major motion pictures including Iron Man 3, The Amazing Spider-Man, Valkyrie, I Am Legend, as well as over two dozen more.
John is a leading visual effects artist at Disney Feature Animation. His last two films, Frozen and Big Hero 6, both won Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature. Prior to his work at Disney, John provided effects for Dreamworks productions Kung Fu Panda 2 and The Croods; both of which were nominated for Academy Awards. John has also provided stunning visual effects on major live action features such as Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkeban, Hancock, Watchmen and I Am Legend. While working on Spider-Man 3 at Sony Pictures Imageworks, John teamed with