ABOUT US

We were born out of necessity. Outsourcing your creative needs can feel like the “Wild West.” For high quality creative ideation and execution, the demand is high and the supply is low.  So we gathered together more than a dozen creative executives, filmmakers and artists who lead their respective fields and formed a spectrum of services under one happy, healthy umbrella.

 

Our a la carte menu can deliver your company, artist, event or brand anything and everything from full-length documentary style press kits for digital consumption to multi-camera produced live concerts for the big screen. From websites and app building to company logos and animated digital content.  And we have done so for clients that range from State Farm Insurance to the Grateful Dead. From Katy Perry to Disney. From Capitol Records to Entourage star Adrian Grenier’s digital indie music series.  TCYL is an instant, best in class, creative solution for whatever “color you like.”

ABOUT US

We were born out of necessity. Outsourcing your content needs can feel like the “Wild West.” For high-quality creative ideation and execution, the demand is high and the supply is low. So we represent over 50 filmmakers, production specialists and creative professionals who lead their respective fields, to form a spectrum of services under one happy, healthy umbrella.

Our a la carte menu can deliver your company, artist, event or brand anything and everything from full-length documentary style press kits for digital consumption to multi-camera produced live concerts for the big screen. TCYL is an instant, best-in-class, content solution for whatever “color you like.”

TORRE CATALANO

Chief Creative Officer/Founder

Torre is an Award-Winning writer, director and producer. In the past decade he has become a jack of all trades in the entertainment industry, with extensive experience in marketing, business development, talent management and film production. As one of the youngest executives in the game, Torre worked as both Director of Global Digital Marketing and Director of Video Productions at EMI Music in his early twenties.

Turning his focus to video production, Torre worked on multimillion-dollar productions for artists like Katy Perry and companies like Budweiser. His work on “Yes We Can” made history when it won the first ever Emmy Award for a Web video. With the start of Catalano Productions, Torre combined all facets of his experience to create a one stop shop for clients to custom build Digital New Media Content.

Torre’s work from the Director’s chair has grown from television to film with the award-winning short film “Seasick Sailor” and the internationally-televised “Live from the Artists Den.”

TORRE CATALANO

Founder, President & Chief Creative Officer

 

Allen Kelley

Senior Producer

Allen is an award-winning producer with a decade of experience under his belt. From the biggest reality shows like “Ice Road Truckers,” to the biggest cable series like HBO’s upcoming show “Outcast,” Allen is at the forefront of logistics and budget overview. Allen has also produced a multitude of short and feature narrative films, collaborating with Torre Catalano on many of them. Allen’s other production credits include Netflix’s “Spoils of Babylon,” Sundance’s Official Selection “White Bird in a Blizzard” and broadcast commercials for brands like Lincoln and Puma.

Allen Kelley

Senior Producer

 

Andrew Clark

Director of Production

Andrew began his career as a Set PA on features and commercials coming through the Washington, DC area. He relocated to LA in 2011 and moved into the production office for several films and television shows, including Arrested Development, TNT’s Animal Kingdom, and ABC’s Last Man Standing & American Housewife.

Andrew brings the TCYL team years of industry contacts and an intricate understanding of the the world of production from all angles. Diligent and dedicated, diving headfirst into this colorful world he sees each and every project fulfilled far beyond client expectations.

Andrew Clark

Director of Production

 

Annie Kane

Production Coordinator

Annie Kane is a photographer and director originally hailing from the north side of Chicago. Fresh out of school from studying filmmaking and art direction at NYU and University of Colorado, she moved to Los Angeles to put herself at the forefront of the entertainment arts industry. She started photographing concerts for local media sources during college where she realized her passion for creating more intimate visual content. She wanted more than a press pass, seeking personal access with music artists who are driving culture forward in order to tell their story. She has created work with both legendary and rising talent, as well as snowballed an impressive client list. Her underlying fascination for music and telling people’s stories is what threads her photography, filmmaking and design work together. Annie brings a youthful viewpoint to the team, one that is constantly poking holes to push projects in new and interesting directions.

Annie Kane

Production Coordinator

Kit Pennebaker

Director of Media and Technology

Kit is an award-winning cinematographer with over 10 years experience shooting documentaries, narrative films, commercials, music videos, live concerts and more. Kit’s unique eye for a compelling frame makes his work truly one of a kind. He has DP’d many episodes of “Live from The Artists Den,” as well as Jerry Seinfeld’s acclaimed series “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.” Much like his father, Academy Award Winning documentarian DA Pennabker, Kit injects a strong story into each frame that he creates, making for some of the most interesting filmmaking out there today.

Kit Pennebaker

Director of Media and Technology

 

Jenna Craig

Production Designer

Jenna Craig

Production Designer

 

Jojo Pennebaker

Senior Producer

Pennebaker has worked as a director, producer, camera, and editor of feature films, documentaries, concert films, commercials and music videos for over 20 years – working with the biggest bands and brands in the world.  Among his various credits, are The Academy Award nominated films The “War Room and “STARTUP.com.” Since his work on those films, Jojo has lent his skills to some of the most-viewed projects in music, including films with bands like Pearl Jam, Bon Jovi, Phish, The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan and more. He is one of the most trusted names in entertainment, shooting for sports, music and television’s largest projects.

Jojo Pennebaker

Senior Producer