Josh Apter, Writer/Director/Editor - After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, Josh Apter attended NYU's Graduate Film Program, where his film The 53rd Calypso was honored with the Martin Scorsese Award for achievement in directing. The film, which stars Edward Norton, received numerous awards for directing, editing, and cinematography at film festivals across the country.
Josh has worked in all areas of filmmaking, from location sound recordist on numerous feature films to videographer for Steven Spielberg's Shoah Foundation. As a filmmaker, Josh is always producing, shooting and editing projects of all shapes and sizes.
Additional samples of Josh's work can be found on his website at www.peteandjoshmakemovies.com.
Gary Lee Mahmoud, Writer/Actor/Editor - A shameless lifelong performer, Gary can be seen in co-star roles in Law & Order, House of Cards, Billions, and a supporting role in The Bourne Legacy. He also played the recurring character Mr. Chandler in the Nickelodeon series Alien Dawn. Among his other noteworthy roles, he has hosted the Onion News Network's mock debate show In The Know, appeared as the featured dancing businessman in the Saturday Night Live music video "Boombox," and had the privilege of performing in a staged reading of the screenplay Mona's Dream with Oscar nominee Shoreh Aghdashloo. He recently had the pleasure of performing in the annual NBC Diversity Showcase.
Gary has also performed in national commercials for USA Today, Beneful, GEICO, Experian, and Kinect and emceed major events for Microsoft, Wyndham, Zip Car, and Showtime's Nurse Jackie "Rx Games." Before moving to NYC in 2007 to pursue his passion as a full-time actor, Gary spent six years working as a Legislative Assistant on Capitol Hill.
Samples and reviews of his performances can be found on his website at www.serfgary.com.