Anastasia Kousakis (Writer/Director) is a writer and native Los Angeleno. A graduate of Tufts University, she spent her early professional years in New York working for theatre and independent film companies like Manhattan Theatre Club, New Line Cinema, and SenArt Films. She returned to Los Angeles in 2009 to pursue a career writing for television, and currently works for Shane Brennan Productions (NCIS:Los Angeles; King & Maxwell). Her first play, The Day After the Day You Were Born, was produced last March in the inaugural One Axe Showcase.
Chad Mazero (Writer/Director) is a writer from Philadelphia, PA. After years in Boston traversing the dark and oddly R-rated world of children's publishing, he packed up a suitcase and headed west to pursue a career in television writing. He has worked on various films and television shows including Glee and King & Maxwell. He currently works for showrunner Shane Brennan on NCIS: Los Angeles.
Christopher Molnar (Producer) is currently a Co-Producer on the CBS television drama NCIS: Los Angeles. Recent jobs include Associate Producer on the TNT series King & Maxwell (pilot) and Post Production Supervisor on another CBS show, NCIS. After graduating from Miami University (Ohio), Chris worked on several independent feature films, including Dog Days of Summer. Chris is a member of the Producer’s Guild of America.
Leah Anova (Director of Photography) is a Los Angeles-based Director of Photography, who received her Master of Fine Arts in Cinematography from The American Film Institute Conservatory. Since graduating, Leah has lent her expertise in lighting, composition and camera work to a wide variety of productions, ranging from narrative films to corporate videos. In 2013, Leah was selected to participate in Film Independent’s Project Involve. In 2014, Leah was awarded a coveted place in the American Society of Cinematographers’ Master Class Workshop - an invaluable experience that was documented in the October issue of ASC Magazine. More about Leah, along with full credits, can be found on her website.