JAY PALMIERI JR. - is a Horror filmmaker based in NY & NJ. He's had a passion for the Horror genre since he was 10 years old and after graduating high school he immediately enrolled at the New York Film Academy. Since graduating from NYFA in 2011, Jay has been determined to continue writing fun & original scripts in a genre that is plagued with constant remakes, sequels, etc. Jay's writer/director credits include: DELUSION (2012 IndieDemand Film Festival), PROPHECY, THE KUKLA (2014 Project Greenlight submission), & IMPRISONED SOULS, which was nominated for "Best Short Film" at the 2014 SCARE-A-CON Film Festival & 2015 Hang Onto Your Shorts Film Festival. Jay will be shooting his fifth indie horror, TASTE, in July 2015.