Through a rich history of advertising campaigns, movie posters, Cinematography, and TV & FILM production Ken has evolved into one of Hollywood's top celebrity photographers. He has captured some of Hollywood greats; Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Hugh Jackman, Christopher Nolan, Barbara Streisand, Pierce Brosan Oliver Stone, Samuel L. Jackson, Billy Bob Thorton to name a few.
In addition, Ken has created, produced, directed and shot advertising campaigns for Saatchi & Saatchi, Dentsu, Young and Rubincam, with clients that have included, AT&T, Olympus, Canon, Adidas, Toyota, Sappora Beer, Nintendo, Honda, along with Key art and one-sheets for Universal, Paramount, Fox Broadcasting, CBS, Warner Bros, HBO, E! Entertainment, Lifetime and A&E. Ken's involvement in a wide variety of multimedia has naturally empowered his talents as a writer/director/producer.
In 2006, Sax founded Fortune Cookie Productions in which he created and co-produced television shows with Fremantle Media best known for (American Idol, America's Got Talent), Band Apart (Inglorious Bastards, Pulp Fiction) and T Group Entertainment. Most recently, Ken produced and co-wrote the psychological thriller "Cassidy Way". Fortune Cookie Productions is currently in development on a slate of television and film projects.
Name: Ken Sax
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: KEN SAX PHOTOGRAPHY/FORTUNECOOKIE PRODUCTIONS
Occupation: Photographer (Still), Camera Operator, Producer, Director and Creative Executive
Film (Thriller) Producer When a film student and her two friends go to Kern County to shoot a documentary, they stumble upon a mysterious family and learn why Pandora's box should never have been opened.
TV Movie (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department A woman with two children believes she has three and her husband and oldest daughter play along with her to keep her balanced (or as close to balanced that a woman with an invisible child can be). However, when the family hires a new nanny, it is all just too much for her and she starts to blab. Written by John Sacksteder <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Addams Family Reunion
TV Movie (Comedy, Family, Fantasy and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Gomez and Morticia are horrified to discover that Grandpa and Grandma Addams have a rare disease that is slowly turning them "normal". The only chance they have of curing them is to organise a family reunion, hoping that someone knows a home remedy. Unfortunately, due to a printing error, the family arrives at the reunion of an ordinary family named Adams (with one D). While Gomez and Morticia, oblivious to the mistake, search for a cure amongst a family divided by the wish to inherit; Pugsley and Wednesday are busy making new friends...explode; Uncle Fester and Thing search for a vicious Chihuahua that lives on human hair; and Lurch falls in love. Meanwhile, a couple going to the reunion are given the wrong address and end up at the Addams mansion where Granny and Cousin Itt are staying. No-one's life will ever be the same... Written by Sam Yeo <email@example.com>
Bordello of Blood
Film (Comedy, Fantasy and Horror) Camera and Electrical Department The old bag of bones 'Cryptkeeper' returns for his second full length feature flick about a funeral home that's a front for a whorehouse run by vampires. Written by Humberto Amador
Film (Action, Crime, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department After a botched mission in Cuba, professional mercenary Shale and his crew Joey Six, Hollan, Rem, and Wellman head home to Miami, Florida, where Shale is reunited with his fiance Jane Hetzko, who is a history teacher at Columbus High School in Miami. Some of Jane's students happen to be members of a street gang known as the "Kings of Destruction" (KOD), led by Juan Lacas, who has been terrorizing Jane. After Jane's kneecap is broken by a big seminole named Bull, she tells Shale that she believes Lacas ordered the attack, so Shale goes undercover as Jane's substitute, and initially, Jane has no idea that Shale is doing this. At the school, Shale meets principal Claude Rolle, librarian Hannah Dillon, and english and drama teacher Darrell Sherman. It turns out that Lacas is one of Jane's students. As Shale investigates the attack on Jane, he discovers that drugs are being circulated into the school. Shale even investigates local drug kingpin Johnny Glades, who may or may not have someone... Written by Todd Baldridge
Film (Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department A lonely teenage horror-movie fan discovers a mysterious computer game that uses hypnosis to custom-tailor the game into the most terrifying experience imaginable. When he emerges from the hypnotic trance he is horrified to find evidence that the brutal murder depicted in the game actually happened -- and he's the killer. Written by Kevin Ackley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I Love Trouble
Film (Action, Comedy and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Veteran reporter Peter Brackett is enjoying new found fame after his book, "White Lies" is published. When he is asked by his newspaper "The Chicago Chronicle" to report on a train crash, he notices new reporter Sabrina Peterson. Brackett's complacency gets rudely shocked by Peterson's report for the rival "Chicago Globe." What follows next is a mad race between the reporters who then cook up possible events that lead up to the crash. After an initial spate of mad reporting, both settle down to get the facts straight, which leads them to uncover opposing information. When each gets setup to be killed at the same place, they escape, and then agree to work together. While they initially do not trust one another, they eventually come to work together to uncover the truth behind the train crash. Written by Thejus Joseph Jose
The Night We Never Met
Film (Comedy and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygiene. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another flat: he gets two nights a week, the owner (a sleazy frat-boy yuppie named Brian, soon to be married) and Ellen (a would-be painter seeking relief from her boring marriage) each get their separate nights in the flat. Things go extremely well until Sam and Brian swap nights without telling Ellen, who attributes the "nice" things that happen around the place to the slob Brian, while berating the responsible Sam for his hedonistic lifestyle. Written by Murray Chapman <email@example.com>
It Takes Two
Film (Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew In Texas, the naive Travis Rogers quits his job to marry his beloved Stephanie "Stephi" Lawrence and work with his father-in-law. However he decides to buy a car with his US$ 5,000.00 savings in Dallas before the wedding. He goes to a car dealer and the sexy saleswoman Jonni Tigersmith convinces him to buy an expensive fully-loaded Lamborghini-type car after the test drive. But soon Travis finds that his car is a piece of junk. When Jonni sees the car, she has an argument with her crooked boss since it is not the test drive car and is fired together with the mechanic. She meets Travis and they have one night stand. They team up with the mechanic and decide to retrieve the car he bought. Meanwhile Stephi is waiting for travel for the rehearsals and finally for the wedding. Will Travis marry Stephi or stay with Jonni? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Journey to the Center of the Earth
Film (Adventure) Camera and Electrical Department Young people exploring a cave in Hawaii fall into a hole, wind up in the lost city of Atlantis.
Film (Comedy, Drama and Music) Camera and Electrical Department When the New York child performer CC Bloom and San Fransisco rich kid Hillary meet in a holiday resort in Atlantic City, it marks the start of a lifetime friendship between them. The two keep in touch through letters for a number of years until Hillary, now a successful lawyer moves to New York to stay with struggling singer CC. The movie shows the various stages of their friendship and their romances including their love for the same man. Written by Sami Al-Taher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Television (Family, Comedy and Musical) Camera and Electrical Department Each show, Pee-Wee Herman comes to his wonderful playhouse where anything can happen. Whether it be screaming at the secret word, entertaining friends like Cowboy Curtis and Ms. Yvonne, or enjoying animation clips presented by the King of Cartoons or the stories of the claymation girl, Penny; there's always lots of fun things to do. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <email@example.com>
Masters of the Universe
Film (Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Camera and Electrical Department On the planet Eternia, the dark lord Skeletor has taken over Castle Greyskull, and imprisoned the Sorceress, and Skeletor has begun draining the Sorceress' powers as he attempts to claim the powers of Greyskull and become master of the universe. Mighty warrior He-Man, the most powerful man in the universe and his companions: loyal soldier Man-at-Arms, his daughter Teela and a dwarf inventor named Gwildor finds themselves on Earth, by Gwildor's creation, the Cosmic Key, a device that can open portals that lead to anywhere in the galaxy, which Skeletor requires in his goal for universal conquest. But when the Cosmic Key is discovered by Julie Winston and her boyfriend Kevin Corrigan, both unaware that Earth is about to become a battleground, as Skeletor and his vile minions arrives on Earth, as they go in pursuit of He-Man and his companions who are searching for the Cosmic Key so they can return to Eternia and defeat Skeletor. Written by Daniel Williamson
Film (Action and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Two skateboarding gangs battle each other for supremacy, and a member of one gang falls in love with the sister of his rival.
Television (Comedy and Family) Camera and Electrical Department The story of young Ricky Stratton and his millionaire father, Edward, who lives very much like a young boy himself, in a house filled floor to ceiling with toys. Still, Edward takes raising Ricky seriously, and tries to avoid spoiling him while still letting him enjoy his childhood. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Howard F. Howard idolizes The Three Stooges. His friends and familiy are worried, and consider having him committed.
Television (Comedy, Family, Game-Show and Music) Miscellaneous Crew Hosted by Ed McMahon, and later Martha Quinn, this show gave many young talents their first big breaks in show business as they were given the chance to compete in front of a national audience. Performance categories included singing, dancing, modeling and stand-up comedy. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <email@example.com>
Cagney & Lacey
Television (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Television police drama starring two female cops as partners. Their contrasting personalities (one is tough and the other sensitive) strengthen them as a team, allowing each a different perspective on both personal and professional situations. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
Television (Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department A popular night time soap opera, it followed the adventures of five families living in a coastal suburb of Los Angeles in California: Gary and Valene Ewing, relatives of the popular Ewing clan of Dallas; Sid and Karen Fairgate, their all-American neighbors; the troubled Richard and Laura Avery; young newlyweds Kenny and Ginger Ward; and divorcee Abby Cunningham, Sid's scheming sister. Written by Phil Fernando
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