Tatiana Chekhova has over 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry with emphasis on writing support and producing successful motion pictures, animation and other film/video media that provides clients and investors with excellent presentations and solid returns. Originally from Belarus, Chekhova started her career as an actress, while completing a degree in Theater Arts from the prestigious Vakhtangov Theater Academy in Moscow. She worked internationally as an actress, ultimately moving to Canada where she began a career in motion pictures and television. Chekhova’s acting credits include TV series: TOUCH, CRIMINAL MINDS, WITHOUT A TRACE, NYPD BLUE, X-FILES and JUDGING AMY, to name a few. Chekhova’s films include BLACK CAT 2, CARPOOL - directed by Arthur Hiller, and Hallmark’s CHANNEL DAD’S HOME.
Moving to Los Angeles, Chekhova began working as a producer in television, films, commercials and music videos. Some of her credits include features: PRIVATE NUMBER, RIFT, KONTRAST. TV Pilot SUNNY SIDE UP! and short AIMEE PRICE. COSMIC QUANTUM RAY – 26 episodes of animated TV series that premiered on HUB in 2010 of which Chekhova held the title of Executive Producer. She also co-produced Mahatma Gandhi Humanitarian Award, 2005 - presented by Sr. Ben Kingsley. ARTA (American Russian Theatrical Alliance), 2000-2002 - CEO/Executive Producer of Chekhov Shorts – a Night of Vaudeville, a stage production for the major opening event of new Santa Monica Boulevard in city of West Hollywood.
ACHIEVEMENTS: COSMIC QUANTUM RAY: Pulcinella Award –The Best Animated TV Series, Hugo Television Awards – Certificate of Merit, Animated TV Series. AIMEE PRIE: Boston International Film Festival, Jury Award, Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival and Eddy Award for the Best Narrative Short. KONTRAST: KinoVarka Forum of Alternative Cinema in Belarus - Best Actor Nomination and Best Music Score.
Chekhova co-founded Summer House Pictures, where she writes and produces its many projects. In partnership with film director LazRael Lison, Chekhova recently co-wrote and produced the Psychological Mystery/Thriller PRIVATE NUMBER currently at AFM ready for distribution. She also just finished shooting Doritos commercial.
Unique traits: Speak fluent Russian and work with many international productions.