MEET THE TEAM
John C. Hall
Producer - Partner
John C. Hall is a film, television, and theatrical producer as well as a published author. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President of Distribution & Marketing at Universal Pictures. His tenure in entertainment has seen him working on the marketing and distribution campaigns for over 375 theatrical releases, including major franchise titles, Oscar® winners, and dozens of mega blockbusters.
Hall’s passion for the big screen carries over onto the stage. He was a producer of “Macbeth,” the award winning critically acclaimed Broadway production starring Alan Cumming. He also was a producer of the Deaf West production of “Spring Awakening.” The production started with a Los Angeles run which earned over a dozen Ovation Award nominations including Best Musical. The production then transferred to New York and received multiple Tony nominations including Best Musical Revival.
Hall’s altruistic side motivates him to serve on charity boards and as a jury member at various international film festivals. This spirit of altruism is what drove him to both write the book Your Hollywood Pro: How To Make It In The Movie Business Without Selling Out and co-found Your Hollywood Pro, a unique non-profit mentorship organization that brought aspiring filmmakers together with seasoned entertainment industry veterans. Additionally, Hall is an advisor to the executive team at Slated.com – the premiere film finance and distribution platform for independent filmmakers.
Artist - Producer - Partner
Chasen Parker grew up in the industry as a series regular on NBC and had recurring roles on ABC and CBS shows starting at the age of four. He attended Sam Houston State then Emerson College's film school in Boston, studying film and theatre.
During Parker’s collegiate years, he made numerous short films in which he wrote, directed, acted in, produced, and amassed crews of 60+ crew members and 20+ cast members per project to simulate a studio level production environment.
Out of those films, he was fortunate to have four showcased at the Cannes Film Festival between the years 2013-2018 as well as picking up accolades at many film festivals around the US.
He is also a proud alum of Playhouse West's Meisner Acting Program in Los Angeles which has been training grounds for talented artists such as
Tessa Thompson, Jim Carrey, James Franco and many more.
Producer - Partner
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Nick Scherma got his start in production at an early age. Under the guidance of his father Frank Scherma, Nick started on set taking coffee orders and quickly worked his way up the ladder. By the time he graduated college with an International Business degree, he had built a large network of connections and decided to move to New York to pursue freelance production.
Nick cut his teeth on commercials and short form content, but quickly realized his true passions lie with creating more meaningful, long-form content. In late 2017, he founded Lokal Media, which specializes in the physical production of movies and television. Both Lokal and Cardinal will enter into a strategic partnership where Lokal will handle physical production of the projects developed and distributed by Cardinal Trio.
Independently, Nick has helped produce international projects including: XQ, the cross-country education initiative, Facebook Live events and shows for National Geographic. He also produced commercials for major brands like Jack in the Box, Pfizer, AMEX, Mercedes, and Glade to name a few.
A native of Austin, TX, Molly Biggar has vast experience in the entertainment industry, having worked with notable companies such as the Directors Guild of America, Lionsgate, HitRecord and Dreamwork's AwesomenessTV.
Accustomed to wearing many hats Molly also works as a costume and production designer on a variety of projects
WHAT WE DO
We are a full service development, distribution, and marketing company that takes projects from bare concept through post to deliver a final product. Our varied backgrounds in creativity, production and distribution bring every step of a project the meticulous attention it deserves to create art worth watching.