Actor, screenwriter, director, songwriter, musician and stand up comedian Chris Valenti has performed comedy and music at clubs and colleges across the country and internationally, including a USO trip to entertain the troops during the war in Afghanistan. Chris has completed six music / comedy albums, including the critically acclaimed “Emotional Wreck.”
Chris wrote, produced, directed, and starred in the award winning feature film, “Sensitive Johnson,” a semi-musical romantic comedy about a tenderhearted musician with an unfortunate romantic problem. He continued to write and direct over thirty short comedy films for festivals. As a writer for hire, Chris currently has four screenplays in pre-production with various film companies.
Although he currently resides in Los Angeles, he grew up on Long Island and loves going back to play Wiffle ball with his nephews and nieces.
John T. Mickevich
John T. Mickevich is a composer, writer, and director living in Los Angeles. After studying film scoring at Berklee College of Music, John became a screenwriter and director himself, creating dozens of short films with his comedy troupe The Monkey Box (scoring them all).
With internet views counting in the millions, his productions have been showcased on CNN and the G4 Network and have had front page features on YouTube and Yahoo! His score helped propel the Monkey Box short “Janitors” to an Emmy Nomination and a Silver Ace award at the Las Vegas Film Festival.
His screenwriting has garnered six feature film options, several script-doctoring and other writing assignments, as well as a commission for a TV pilot. In addition, John as provided the music for the feature film “Virus Of The Dead,” and the upcoming independent feature “About Strangers.”