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Director Tim Abshire reunites with Roy Skillicorn at SEED

 

Award winning humor, celebrity and storytelling director, Tim Abshire has teamed up with long-time friend, former EP, marketing trendsetter, and owner of SEED, Roy Skillicorn.

Roy Skillicorn is elated that Tim Abshire has come aboard. “Tim’s ability to generate stories that give rise to everything from a smile to riotous laugh-out-loud humor, combined with his jovial, collaborative disposition, and his commitment to excellence is exactly what I was seeking for SEED. What’s more, his work now expands us into the humor genre, which has always been an integral part of my personal brand, ” says Skillicorn.

Tim adds “The first time I met Roy I was blown away. Roy’s superpower is the ability to effortlessly light up a room, but his real talent is sharing that light and making everyone else shine.”

Roy and Tim developed a strong personal bond while working together at Backyard Productions, a company Skillicorn founded. It was there that they developed a successful business relationship that proved highly prosperous and congenial.

Tim is known as the quintessential actors’ director. The innocence and honesty he captures from an actor’s performance, combined with his exquisite timing, allows the resulting humor to be globally relatable, yet specifically fine-tuned and tailored to the client’s demographic needs.

“His strength as a writer enables him to fully articulate his vision in treatments, maintaining an instinctive understanding of the essential goals of a project” adds Seed’s Head of Sales, Jessica Rae Connell. “He’s quick and decisive on set, providing an environment, rich in spontaneity and passion. His timing often relies on hanging on to an engaging awkward pause in the action to catch the viewing audience off guard fostering a hilarious response.”

Traveling the world to hone his craft, Tim has created and directed content for numerous blue chip brands, including Google, Jeep, ESPN, Walmart, PlayStation, Febreze, Volkswagen, Coca Cola and jetBlue, with top agencies domestically and internationally, such as Grey Worldwide, Wieden & Kennedy, Ogilvy & Mather, David&Goliath, and Leo Burnett.

Tim has worked with celebrities as diverse as Drew Barrymore, Chris Rock, Derek Jeter, Ben Stiller, Jeff Goldblum, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Alice Cooper, Triple H and Sheryl Crow. Tim is a highly decorated director with over 30 top industry awards, including 3 Gold Lions, an MTV Moonman Award, Gold Pencils, and numerous Gold winners from Promax, and the Clios.

NL Edit’s Glenn Conte Edits “Hipster Jerry” (Seinfeld) for Colin Quinn’s Cop Show

Season 3 of Colin Quinn’s web series “Cop Show” is airing now on L Studio with our very own Northern Lights‘ Glenn Conte crushing it from the editor’s chair. Enjoy this latest episode where Colin and the squad come face to face with the Hipster Killer. (Spoiler – it’s Jerry Seinfeld!) Hilarious…

Cop Show

See the rest of the episodes HERE

Welcome to BODEGA Jon Dennis & Randy Hackett !

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Northern Lights Editor Glenn Conte Cuts Up Colin Quinn’s COP SHOW

Season 2 of Colin Quinn’s hilarious web series silliness COP SHOW dropped this week on Lexus’ content channel L Studio. Our favorite cut-up Glenn Conte at Northern Lights edited last year’s debut season and all 8 episodes of Season 2.

Check out Episode 1 featuring 2016 Oscar host Chris Rock experiencing Colin’s acting skills during a death scene:

Gronk & Big Papi Sippin’ a Dunkin Iced Coffee with Bodega & Dave Merhar

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Fun new branded content piece, the first of a summer long campaign “Summer Chill”, for Dunkin Donuts and Sapient Nitro/Boston from director Dave Merhar at NYC’s Bodega Studios

Here’s the first of 4 music videos, Sippin’ featuring Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski from the Patriots & David “Big Papi” Ortiz from the Red Sox.

 

Here’s the teaser spot:

Bodega Studios

Director: Dave Merhar
Exec Prod: Clint Goldman

Sapient Nitro/Boston

ECD: Barry Fiske
CD: Larry Mintz
CD: Peter Tschudy
ACD/CW: Brian Donovan
AD: Jon Casey
Prod: Mike Diaz

THIS. JUST. IN. INTEGRATED CAMPAIGN GOLD CLIO X2 WOOHOO

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FFake and John McAfee making anti-virus viral madness with girls, guns, and blow!

We heard yesterday about this crazy John McAfee Video blowing up on the Interwebs.

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Little did we know esteemed client ffake right in the middle of it!