Matt Mazany

mattmazany@gmail.com/ C: 907.903.5132

Profile

 I am an Emmy nominated producer and director that can always find the excitement and fun in a project, while also being practical in execution. My unique and varied experiences in the entertainment industry make me adaptable to work on many different types of challenges

Experience

Freelance Director, Los Angeles – 2012–Present

I’ve directed short films, music videos, narrative, sketch, reality, interview, branded content. I’ve worked for Buzzfeed, Funny or Die, AOK, UCB and I’ve worked with many brands such as Walmart, Amazon, Planet Fitness, Olay, Comcast, and many more. I pride myself in getting a great result no matter what obstacles may come with production.

Writer, WWE, Stamford, CT – 2016-2017

I wrote long term storylines for Monday Night RAW, Smackdown Live, 205 Live, and NXT. I also wrote live promos and interviews for talent. Wrote branded copy for sponsored television segments. Produced segments with talent and crew in arenas. 

Producer/writer, Gay of Thrones – 2013-present

I’ve produced Gay of Thrones from it’s inception. It is a recap show that we write, shoot, edit and release a day after Game of Thrones airs. Along with producing, I contribute in the writers room and give notes on edits. Gay of Thrones was nominated for an Emmy in 2016.

Creator/producer, Test Tube –2015-2016

Test Tube is a Funny or Die series where I found 16 different sketch teams and developed a pilot combining some of their older sketches and producing some new sketches. Teams included: Big Grande, Private Street, Lilan and Wilder, Jess McKenna & Zach Reino, and many others. Along with Producing I directed two episodes: Cascade up and DJ Faucet

Education

Los Angeles Film School– Associates in Directing, 2009

Skills

Making Treatments, Production scheduling, budgeting, Editing, Stunt experience, Cooperative, Leadership, Adaptable

References

References available upon request