MERRILL ENTERTAINMENT (ME):
2018: An enthusiastic beginning to this year with the first draft of a feature adopted from a novel by Gordon Magee, COMPLIANCE, a dramatic, action adventure based on a real life international security organization. Packaging a feature, THAT'S LIFE, based on the life of O.C. Smith, a young rising singer battling the corrupt record business in the 60’s. Our feature film, DETOURS, a Romantic/Comedy/Adventure written by Abbey Cleland and directed by Scott McCullough is being re-developed to an old retired lawyer assisting a same age women both using old fashioned ways to rescue her life and change each other. ME is re-developing a feature, "BOYFRIEND EXPERIMENT" with writer D'Elia Guarnieri. ME is completing rewrites on CHANCE OF CLOUDS, a coming of age family drama/comedy. ME is completing the development of a Dramatic television series, "MANIPULATOR" with writer/co-producer Charlie Forray based on the control of world power. ME has co-developed a Comedy Television series with NYC Comedian Jen Kay, MIXED NUTZ, with two siblings living together from opposite sides of the economic tracks, discovery a mutual lifestyle. ME is Co-developing and producing a dramatic television series based on a indian women changing the lifestyle on a large Indian Reservation she has only known as home. ME is developing a Reality series, the WRITER composes songs based on true life stories and situations that allow miracles to exist, with songwriter/singer Michael Curtis and Gordon Magee. ME has plans in developing two feature projects with writers from Australia.
What started out as a high school student film has developed into a career for Todd — in which he has supported his independent producing with 25 years experience by securing responsibility to gain invaluable knowledge of the production process enabling him to become a member of the Directors Guild of America and the Producers Guild of America through Studio and Independent features and TV including; 20th Fox: Die Hard 2, In the Line of Fire, The Osterman Weekend, Man With One Red Shoe, L.A. Law, Hooperman Paramount Pictures: Two Jakes, and Star Trek II-The Wrath of Kahn Warner Bros.: Lethal Weapon, Louis & Clark-The Adventures of Superman, Gabriel’s Fire HBO: Blind Justice Viacom: Sabrina: The Teenage Witch, Diagnosis Murder, Little Witches Columbia: I Dream of Jeannie 15 Years Later, T.J. Hooker, Hart to Hart, Fantasy Island.
Member (PGA) Producers Guild of America
Member (DGA) Directors Guild of America
Studied at the University of Southern California, USC