Brooklyn, NY, April 12, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Triton City’s CEO Dirk Hoogstra, “I’m thrilled to announce TCE’s Board of Advisors comprised of accomplished entrepreneurs, producers, directors and writers. I’m so fortunate to have assembled this group of friends and colleagues who will provide guidance and expertise to both the business and creative divisions of our company.”
Board listed in alphabetical order:
Chris Collins is a film/TV writer and producer. Some of his TV credits include The Wire, Sons of Anarchy and The Man in the High Castle. Collins is currently creating the TV series The Continental based on the John Wick films for Starz. On the film side, he is writing the film reboot for Highlander and John Wick: Chapter 3.
Producer/writer/director, Leslie Greif is the CEO of Thinkfactory Media. His works include: Hatfields & McCoys, Walker Texas Ranger, Gene Simmons Family Jewels, Brando, Sun Records and Marriage Bootcamp among many others. His shows have garnered over 20 Emmy Nominations (5 wins), Golden Globes, two Guinness Book Records among many other accolades.
Roland Joffé is a film director best known for the Oscar-winning movies The Killing Fields and The Mission. He also directed The Scarlet Letter, History’s Texas Rising and most recently The Forgiven featuring Forest Whitaker and Eric Bana.
Jonathan Koch & Steve Michaels
Jonathan Koch and Steve Michaels are co-presidents of Asylum Entertainment. Asylum produces diverse and acclaimed television in many formats: long form, limited series, features, documentaries and unscripted series. Asylum’s body of work totals thousands of hours of programming and has garnered over a dozen Emmy Awards and three Peabody Awards. Notable Asylum scripted productions include the multiple Emmy-winning limited series The Kennedys along with the sequel After Camelot. Recent projects include the Lifetime’s Cocaine Godmother starring Catherine Zeta-Jones and Manson's Lost Girls. Upcoming projects include the USA mini-series The Reagans. Asylum’s award winning factual programming covers a wide range from ESPN’s 30 For 30 to NatGeo’s Breakthrough to A&E IndieFilms Happy Valley. In 2014 Asylum became a wholly owned subsidiary of the feature film studio Legendary Pictures.
Marc Pierce is Co-Owner and CEO of Montana-based Warm Springs Productions. Marc’s television career started as an on-camera host for numerous outdoor adventure series and pivoted to producing when he and his business partner launched Warm Springs in 2008. Since then, Marc has served as Executive Producer on over 30 television series for 13 different networks, including Mountain Men on The History Channel, Legends and Lies on Fox News and Log Cabin Living, Beach Hunters and Mountain Life for HGTV.
As president and CEO of Pilgrim Media Group, Craig Piligian is one of the industry’s most prolific producers of unscripted content for television and digital platforms. Piligian’s long list of credits includes The Ultimate Fighter for FS1, Fast N’ Loud, Street Outlaws and the iconic American Chopper for Discovery, the Wicked Tuna franchise for NatGeo, two-time NAACP Award-winner Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s for OWN, the long running Bring It! for Lifetime, as well as such groundbreaking legacy shows as Ghost Hunters, Dirty Jobs with Mike Rowe and Survivor, for which he earned an Emmy award.
Jeb Stuart is a screenwriter, film director, and producer best known for writing blockbuster action films like Die Hard, Lock Up, and The Fugitive which received an Oscar nomination as well as a WGA nomination for Best Screenplay. He is a Visiting Professor of Screenwriting at Northwestern University.
Triton City Entertainment is a digital content platform that uses concept art to bring to life the original sci-fi/fantasy and animation stories we create. We share our stories and artwork on social media platforms in order to build a community of fans. TCE is pursuing opportunities to partner with major studios, producers and directors to turn our stories into TV and feature film franchises. www.tritoncityent.com