Jay Kogen, Emmy award winning writer of The Simpsons and Frasier.

Jay Kogen


Executive Producer

Nominated for fourteen Emmy® Awards (and winner of four), he wrote/produced "Frasier," "The Simpsons," "Everybody Loves Raymond," and many more. He's currently Executive Producer on the hit Nickelodeon show "School of Rock."

David Willis


Director / Producer / Writer

Writer for network TV shows like "Cybill" and "Caroline in the City," Mr. Willis has written & directed numerous award-winning short films. He will convey the comedic and heartwarming story of "I'll Be Next Door For Christmas" powerfully on the screen.

Gerlayn Flood, casting director.

Geralyn Flood


Casting Director / Producer

Winner of an Outstanding Achievement in Casting award from the Casting Society of America, Ms. Flood has cast studio films, as well as TV shows for all the major networks. Her experience and industry contacts ensure access to the best talent possible.

Tom Shell


Line Producer

Producer of over 30 feature films, Tom has worked on many budget levels. He brings creative as well as hands-on production skills to the film to bring it in on time and under budget.

Donald Markowitz



Winner of an Oscar® and Golden Globe for the smash hit song "I've Had the Time of My Life" from "Dirty Dancing," he will be contributing his musical talents to the soundtrack of "I'll Be Next Door for Christmas."

Katherine Botts


Associate Producer

Since graduating with a screenwriting degree from Chapman University, Katherine has worked on many sets. Most recently, she was co-producer on the award-winning indie feature "I Am Still Here."

Jenna Park


Associate Producer / Co-Writer

Jenna was a development coordinator for two years at NBCUniversal International Studios, and was a finalist in NBC's Writers on the Verge in 2016. Most recently, she was a creative consultant on a new studio pilot. She is also a current MFA candidate at Loyola Marymount University in Writing and Producing for Television.