forget the rules

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 Creator, co-writer & co-producer


If you follow all the rules, you miss half the fun

Cheeky comedy/drama series

 ftr trailer (2005) 


 ftr interactive trailer (2006) 


 The first comedy/drama series in the world to broadcast all episodes on TV, online and mobiles. It remains one of the most interactive narrative series ever: Wikipedia Article

FTR1 broadcast on Foxtel TV, 3-mobiles (Hutchison) & FTR website. FTR2 was funded by Optus TV & Film Victoria and broadcast on Foxtel & Optus TV, Optus Mobiles, You Tube & FTR website. 

 

  • FTR1 (2005): 39 x 3min eps, or 13 x 9min
  • FTR2 (2007): 30 x 3min eps, or 6 x 15min
  • 18-39yo (57% male)
  • watched by over 2-million people
  • winner best interactive format MIPCOM 06 (Cannes)
  • FTR2 writers nominated for 2008 AWGIE
  • developed & produced with the assistance of Film Victoria


Mordy Koots

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Producer

 

Mordy Koots is the eagle of justice, defending the eggs of liberty, in the nest of freedom.

WW2 comedy webseries

 Mordy Koots Ep 1 - Us Against the Ships 


  • 10 x 4min episodes (2009)
  • 16-39yo male skewed
  • starring Shane Jacobson (Kenny, Oddball)
  • featuring world-first visual concept by writter/director Clayton Jacobson (Kenny)
  • launch broadcast partner for Australia: ninemsn
  • developed and produced with the assistance of Screen Australia

Santo, Sam & Ed's Cup Fever

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 Social media content producer/writer 


SBS TV live comedy panel show covering the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa 

 26 x half-hour shows over 32 nights. Supported by a 24/7 online and social media experience. Intense, a FIFA legal minefield, exhilarating… 

 

From a standing start, within 32 days:

  • built SBS’s largest facebook community with over 31,000 fans
  • 750,000+ views on the You Tube channel – making it one of the top comedy channels in Australia
  • 1-million+ visits to social network extensions; including numerous interactive competitions and user generated content
  • cross-promoted and featured fan content from facebook, You Tube and Twitter on the TV show

K_DNAP

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 TV_thriller_4 x 1hr

When Yeren ZENG releases her highly controversial augmented reality game, K_DNAP, it unleashes a public frenzy, the kidnapping of a celebrity’s daughter and Zeng’s 15yo baby brother.

  • TV bible created by Jim Shomos
  • zeitgeist themes
  • game and social media extension

More Text Than Sex

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TV relationship comedy/drama 8 x 30min


  Music never judges us but it sometimes helps us question.


  • TV bible created by Jim Shomos
  • Developed with the assistance of Film Victoria
  • Innovative cross-media & social elements

Freelance gigs

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I love collaborating...


Playing soccer taught me the value and power of teamwork.

My first creative passion was songwriting... as a lyricist I love the magic sparked with talented musos.

Soccer & songwriting, the foundations of my collaborating feelosophy.