Wayne Cella is a writer/director/producer from New Jersey. Cella wrote and directed the web series Talisman in 2019. The series went on to win 10 awards, including Best Science Fiction at the Asia Web Awards and Outstanding Science Fiction and Best Director in a Sci-Fi or Fantasy at the 2021 NJ Web Fest.
In August of 2021, Cella began working on a new series titled, insignificant. The pilot episode of insignificant premiered at the New Jersey Webfest on September 24, 2022 and later won Cella Best Director in a Drama honors. The full series premiered on Prime Video on January 3, 2023. To date, the series has won a total of 24 awards.
Wayne is always willing to help others in any way that he can. Seeking potential investors and production partners for season 2 of insignificant.
Talisman Budget: $0 - $100K | Action ⋄ Sci-fi When a teen inherits a mysterious talisman from his beloved grandfather, alien forces and men with lust for its power begin threatening his life.
insignificanr Budget: $0 - $100K | Romance ⋄ Drama A teenager growing up in the 90’s navigates his sexuality, love, family matters and friendship while coping with the effects of sexual assault.
Talisman (2020 - )
Series by Covered Sun Films / Wayne Cella (Adventure, Sci-Fi and Short) Writer/Director/Producer He grew up looking to the sky... he didn’t know it was looking back. When a teen inherits a mysterious talisman from his beloved grandfather, alien forces and men with lust for its power begin threatening his life.
NJ Web Fest 2022 Best Director - Drama
NJ Web Fest 2021 Best Director - Sci Fi
Asia Web Awards 2020 - Best Science Fiction