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Our Team

Antoine Fuqua

Director, Partner and Board Member

Has in a few short years established himself as one of the foremost entertainment industry talents of his generation. In his debut film, The Replacement Killers, Fuqua introduced Chow Yun Fat to American audiences. The extremely successful release of the police drama Training Day cemented his place in an emerging crop of talented directors of highly stylized films that resonate thematically and personally with audiences around the world. Training Day star Denzel Washington won an Academy Award for Best Actor and co-star Ethan Hawke was nominated for Best Supporting Actor. Read more »


Anne-Marie Mackay

Producer, Executive Creative Director and Board Advisor

An Entertainment Industry producer for over 20 years, Anne-Marie Mackay has been responsible for creating and overseeing the extraordinary successes of Propaganda Films and subsequently her own company, Palomar Pictures.
Anne-Marie helped launch the careers of current movie notables including David Fincher, Antoine Fuqua, Michael Bay, Alek Keshisian, and Alex Proyas; and provided established directors like David Lynch and James Foley with short form opportunities. Read more »


Derek R Hill

Production Designer and Art Director, Board Advisory Member

Derek R. Hill served as production designer on Oliver Stone's "W" and Antoine Fuqua's "Olympus Has Fallen" prior to his work on Sean Penn's acclaimed feature "Into the Wild". It was Hill's fourth collaboration with Penn; his association began on Penn's directorial debut "The Indian Runner", "The Crossing Guard" and he continued to work with the actor on his film "Hurlyburly", directed by Anthony Drazan. Read more »


David Franzoni

Academy Award Script Writer, Consultant and Board Advisor

For writing and producing "Gladiator", David won the Oscar; the Golden Globe; the BAFTA (British Academy Award) and was nominated for a second Oscar and a second BAFTA.
His original screenplay, "King Arthur," produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Antoine Fuqua, was released in 2004. Read more »


Steven Jon Whritner

Advisor

Award-winning writer and producer Steven Jon Whritner has served in senior executive level positions at several of the leading cable and broadcast networks. Whritner has also created and produced more than 100 hours of successful television programming netting many of the industry‚Äôs top honors. Read more »


David Cuddy

Producer and Board Advisor

David is a Producer and Executive Producer of a dozen films and P&A investor on five films. Currently he is a manager of Studio Estates (real estate development in Austin, Texas). Read more »


Matthew Minson, M.D.

Script Writer and Board Advisor

Matthew Minson, MD is an author, inventor, cartoonist and clinician and holds appointments and assignments as the Senior Advisor for Health Affairs for the Texas Engineering Extension Service, and at Texas A&M University. Read more »


Richard L Fox

1st Assistant Director, Director and Board Advisor

Richard L. Fox, started in the entertainment business as an actor at the age of 5. It didn't take long until his interest turned to the inner-workings that were taking place behind the cameras. Richard has worked on more than 50 motion pictures and television shows as Producer, Director and often as a First Assistant Director. Read more »


Jon King

Attorney and Board Member

Jon King has been practicing law for over thirty years and has for the past 20 years successfully mediated the majority of a broad range of well over 1700 civil litigation cases. For the past 24 years, Jon has been providing outstanding weekly networking programs for the Houston business and professional community through the After Hours Network Read more »


Dan Leightman

Attorney-Tax Advisor and Board Member

Practicing attorney, tax specialist in Houston and active supporter of the arts in Houston. Dan Leightman is a partner in the International Tax Group. Utilizing more than 30 years of experience as an in-house senior corporate tax executive, he handles a broad range of tax matters. Read more »


Dr. Andre Dobson

Board Member

Since 2005, Andre Dobson, MD has held the role of corporate medical director at AHP; while still finding time to actively practice anesthesiology. Andre is an avid supporter of film industry. He's been a technical consultant on medical matters for several films. Read more »


Remy Carter

Vice President of Development / Producer

A award-winning feature film and music video producer whose career spans a variety of commercial and creative projects the last 15 years. Read more »


Steve Hill

Executive Director and Board Member

Local business man, entrepreneur, investor and supporter of the Houston film industry.
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