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Hey, I'm Tess!

Santa Cruz, California

I'm a writer/director, creative instigator, and group hugger. When I am not creating, I am planning my next creation. That said, I am most alive when I am sweating through a project or throwing confetti.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

On Story Project

Austin Series
Film-related Business, Filmmaker Resource

On Story shares passionate discussions about the creative process of storytelling to audiences worldwide for free.

81%

This project got the green light!

Half the Picture

Los Angeles Feature
Documentary

HALF THE PICTURE is a feature documentary about working women directors in Hollywood.

82%

This project got the green light!

The Kids

Los Angeles Series
Drama

Bullying. Domestic violence. Drugs. Sexual abuse. Gender identity. Kids have stories, this show will give them a voice.

100%

This project got the green light!

Pair of Normals

New York Series
Comedy, Music

An anxious, divorced psychic and a disheveled college dropout cross paths in NYC and struggle to put their disastrous lives back together.

80%

This project got the green light!

Twentyfiveish

Los Angeles Series
Comedy, Drama

Rosie travels with her best friend Tucker for a long weekend, and faces former high school friends as they all face uncertain futures.

100%

This project got the green light!

Hexer

Cardiff Series
Comedy, Drama

A lineage of a thousand female Hexers and he ruined it. Hexer is just your normal story with LGBTQA+ characters, PoC's and blood magic.

100%

This project got the green light!

Root For The Villain

New York Series
Comedy, Drama

In a world where 1% of the population has superpowers, Lana is a young parole officer who works with nonviolent super-villains.

90%

This project got the green light!

Pieces Season 3 Web Series

New York Series
Action, Drama

Pieces is about a group of girls from Brooklyn NY who discovers this secret world of Credit card scamming.

89%

This project got the green light!

TableTalk - Season One

New York Series
Comedy, Fantasy

A group a friends deal with the changing rules of life seen through the lens of their weekly board-game night.

85%

This project got the green light!

Cleaner Daze

Santa Cruz Series
Drama, Transmedia

Jasmine, the new counselor at a Juvenile Drug Treatment Center, struggles to mentor a colorful crew of teenage drug addicts.

106%

This project got the green light!

The Karate Tortoise Series

New York Series
Comedy, Sci-Fi

A Damsel goes on a quest to protect the clumsy superhero, Karate Tortoise, from becoming the lunch of the evil chef, Fatty Bonati.

103%

This project got the green light!

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