Nicole Potter, Producer
Nicole Potter has produced and line produced award-winning and critically acclaimed television specials, feature films, documentaries, commercials, televised concerts and music videos. Her most recently released production Sing Your Song, about world-renowned singer/actor/activist Harry Belafonte, premiered at Sundance and screened at the Tribeca Film Festival and Berlin, was a New York Times Critics Pick, and was released by HBO. Other productions include Pete Seeger: The Power of Song (Emmy Award for Outstanding Nonfiction Series, Producers Guild Award nomination, Tribeca Film Festival Premiere, 4-star review from Roger Ebert), American Roots Music (two Emmy Award Nominations), the Survivor Live Finale for CBS.com, Nissan LEAF commercials (Ryan Reynolds gets trained and Ryan Reynolds skips out on yoga) and many others.
Nicole began her career in the film and television industry as a cinematographer lensing commercials, music videos, and televised concerts. Her desire to fuse her creative talents with her love of developing a film from script to screen led her to producing. Clients include Discovery, Warner Brothers Records, Sony, C2/Columbia, CBS, Nissan, Arista Records, Bravo, PBS, and S2BN. Currently, Nicole is developing a dramatic television series and has recently formed Walla Walla Bing Bang Productions, a film and television company, with Writer/Director Lydia Joyner. She is also a proud member of the Producers Guild of America.
Katie Maguire, Actor/Producer
Actor/Producer Katie Maguire was born and raised in Long Island, New York. While studying Literature at the University of Stonybrook she fell in love with the theater and became addicted to good writing. After university Katie moved to Brooklyn and began her acting career. She has acted in numerous stage productions in and in both film and TV. It was after acting in and producing a successful run of the play “Burn This” that Katie fell in love with producing. As an actor/producer Katie’s mission is to continue bringing to life beautiful thought provoking compelling stories.
Behind the camera she has produced several award winning short and feature films. Her most recent work includes associate producer on the feature film “Hank and Asha” which filmed in Prague and New York City. The film will be making its debut January 2013 premiering at Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Katie is honored to be working on Sunny Lane with the talented Lydia Joyner and Nicole Potter and to be part of the Walla Walla Bing Bang Family.
She is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA, Equity, and New York Women in Film and TV