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Gregory Anderson's Bio

Gregory Anderson - Tri Destined Films President

Gregory Anderson is a partner in Tri Destined Films with ND Brown and Trey Haley along with VP of Production and Development Veronica Nichols.

 

As a writer and producer, Gregory oversaw the international 3D feature film Wild for the Night (titled 48 Hours to Live in US on Amazon Prime, previously a HULU exclusive), produced by Tri Destined Films in association with Australian / Canadian studio Odyssey Media and sales team Highland Film group. The movie was funded through international presales garnered at AFM, Cannes, Toronto, and Berlin marketplaces.

 

Recent foreign TV works include Qu'est-il arrivé à ma fille? (A Mother's Sacrifice on French network TF1) and Woman on the Edge.

 

While studying under David Wheeler and Susan Steinberg at Harvard University, Gregory Anderson wrote the script for the movie Stomp the Yard (#1 two weeks in a row), which (on a 13 million dollar budget) grossed over 100 million dollars in overall markets, including ancillary.

 

Some current production works include Throwback Holiday set to air Christmas 2018 and the TV series Carl Weber's The Family Business, launching on BET / Viacom beginning fourth quarter 2018.

 

Earlier career highlights include Gregory independently producing and theatrically distributing a film with his Florida A&M University classmates: called Trois, which landed them at the #34 spot of the Top 500 Film Distributors listed by the Hollywood Reporter, and resulted in the picture being in the Top 50 highest grossing Independent Films of that Year according to Daily Variety. Soon after that release, he wrote, Co-Produced, and distributed Pandora’s Box, also highlighted in Variety and Hollywood Reporter’s Top Lists, which was also released in other markets by Columbia Tristar. The independent "theatrical" distribution of the Master P film Lockdown followed. After being one of the producers of the Sony Pictures Entertainment release Motives starring Vivica A. Fox, Gregory’s work as a writer and co-producer was then showcased in the Columbia Tristar release: Trois: The Escort.

 

A few of Gregory's previous scripts include the adaptation of  A Thousand Pieces which tells the true story of 1950’s New York gang warlord turned guru Nicky Cruz and evangelist David Wilkerson (www.thousandpiecesmovie.com), Rogue / Universal Pictures picked up of the spec Drill Team for Offspring Entertainment (producers of the Step Up series) along with Tri Destined Films and Rhythm and Juliet for the John Davis Company (Chronicle, I Robot, Alien vs Predator) and DJ Classicz.

 

Gregory received the Role Model Award from the National Baptist Convention (eight million members / congregations), consulted on the hit faith based film "A Question of Faith"; mentored at Nissan’s North America Student Government Leadership Program; Guest Lectured at MIT (Comparative Media Studies); and traveled to Turkey as part of the International Interfaith Dialogue for peaceful communication across cultural and religious lines.

 

 

MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Guest Lecture:

http://m.soundcloud.com/mit-cmsw/gregory-anderson-the-show-business-high-wire-act