Mike has produced over twenty-five films for major studios including Paramount, Universal, Disney, Miramax and Dimension. He helped create six film franchises including AMERICAN YAKUZA (Russell Crowe, Viggo Mortenson), DRACULA 2000 (Gerard Butler), The documentary TREKKIES, and the trilogies of FEAST and PULSE.
Other productions include the critically acclaimed INFINITY, Matthew Broderick’s directorial debut, PHANTOMS, starring Ben Affleck and Peter O’Toole, as well as A WRINKLE IN TIME for ABC’s A Wonderful World of DIsney.
In 2005, Mike was featured on Bravo’s PROJECT GREENLIGHT when he produced FEAST, and 2006 delivered the J-horror remake of PULSE (Kristen Bell), both release theatrically through Dimension Films. Most recently he produced the dark comedy HE WAS A QUIET MAN starring Christian Slater, William Macy and Elisha Cuthbert and is currently finishing up the romantic comedy A BUDDY STORY starring Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men).
Lori is a Minnesota native and her career in film began when she moved west in 1986, She started at Lion’s Gate Sound studio in West Los Angeles, and when an opportunity in accounting became available she began crunching numbers eventually becoming a controller for Moxie Pictures and Neo Art & Logic Pictures. She has worked on commercials, music video production and feature films.
Because of her musical background she found herself writing and performing songs for film. She sang the title track song for the film SHELTER and composed and performed the song “I Fall” for the film PHANTOMS.
In 2009 she and her husband formed Strike Accord to produce films that will impact the heart and inspire the creativity of this generation. She is currently producing a film based on the book, NO COMPROMISE, The Life Story of Keith Green.
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