Executive Producer and Director Brian Hennessy hails from Boston, MA. He attended college at Salem State where he received degrees in Theatre Arts and Education. For several years, Brian had been an actor, writer, and director in several television and theatre productions in the Greater Boston area. His most notable project being the serial drama Dirty Laundry in which he played Tim Timpson, a con artist turned mayor of the fictional town Cedar Falls. Dirty Laundry ran for 25 episodes on several cable outlets in the Boston area. Brian then moved to Los Angeles just over twelve years ago to complete a Masters Degree from Emerson College in Theatre Education with a focus on Film and Screenwriting. While in Los Angeles, he has acted in several short films and managed to produce two other shorts titled Hollywood J.C. and Porcelove, the latter receiving recognition is the 2003 DancesWithFilms film festival. Through his varied film background, he has been in the employ of several talent and literary agencies serving as an assistant and script analyst: Coast to Coast Talent, the ShulmanRose Agency, and Michael Ovitz Artists Management Group. His experiences with these agencies led him to create the screenwriting website www.scriptrep.com where he conducted screenwriting contests, receiving feature length submissions from all over the world. Through his company, with then partner Derek Gillespie, he managed to secure several pitch meetings for aspiring writers and drew attention for his writers screenplays from United Talent Agency and International Creative Management. Most recently, Brian was field producing at Echo Entertainment. His current show concept SPOTCHA! is being considered by major cable networks.
Name: Brian Hennessy
Lives in: Boston, Massachusetts