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People of New York is a mockumentary series that peeks into the lives of your everday New Yorker.

 

Jessie Komitor 

ACTOR / CREATOR /PRODUCER / DIRECTOR

Jessie went to NYU Tisch School of the Arts where she recieved her BFA in Drama.   As well as creating her own work, you can see Jessie play alongside Tyler LaBaine and Jason Biggs in the HULU original series Deadbeat. She just finished shooting Robert Siegel's new feature Cruise where she plays Emily Ratajkowski's best friend.  Jessie is currently training at Upright Citizen's Brigade. She has also studied Commedia D'el Arte in Florence with Jim Calder as well as Committed Impulse with Josh Pais.  Her last online short Q Train Connection  has about 20,000 views and was picked up by TimeOut NY, Refinery 29 and was shouted out by Zooey Deschanel. 

 

Mark Berger

PRODUCER

Mark Berger is an actor and producer. He is the Associate Producer of the Tony Award Winning Broadway Production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch as well as Of Mice and Men starring James Franco and Chris O'Dowd.  He starred in and produced the indie film hit That's Not Us which played Frameline and Outfest, and was recently acquired by Strand Releasing. Other credits include: Actor/ The Laramie Project  Cycle (dir. Moises Kaufman); Assistant Director/ IBM Centennial Celebration starring Steve Martin, Morgan Freeman and Patti LaBelle. 

Jon Herman 

DIRECTOR

Episodes 3 and 4

Jon is honored to be a part of this wonderful crew. Traditionally a theater maker, Jon is a co-founder of AGGROCRAG, a Brooklyn-based company concentrated on original, collaboratively made theater. Thanks to this wonderful crew, most especially Jessie, in welcoming this first-timer behind the camera.
www.AGGROCRAG.org

DJ Carroll

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Episodes 1,2,3,4 and interview section of 5

 

After assisting in Fashion Photography for a number of years DJ moved into film and television, graduating Tisch in 2010.  As a member of the IATSE, he makes his home in New York amongst the company of other members of the International Art Community.  Currently he resides in Brooklyn, which he finds offers untold opportunities for collaboration, exploration, and expressive experimentation.

Julian Joslin

EDITOR

Episodes 1,2,3 and 4

 Julian Joslin is a writer, director, and editor. He graduated from Columbia University in 2009. His first comedy short, The Ira Glass Sex Tape, was featured on the front page of the Huffington Post, the Village Voice, New York Magazine's Vulture, the Onion A.V. Club, BuzzFeed, VH1.com, and was tweeted by Judd Apatow. The comedy sketches he co-wrote, directed, and edited with The Discipline Committee have been featured on BuzzFeed, the Huffington Post, Glamour.com, Funny Or Die, Out.com, NewNowNext.com, among others.

Faye Rex 

ACTOR / WRITER

Episode 5

Faye is an NYU Tisch graduate with the Atlantic Acting School, and an improv student at UCB. You can see her in this years upcoming pilot "Off The Menu."  Last Winter, you could find Faye plastered in Times Square as the face of the Super Bowl's Pepsi ad, and this summer her sultry voice had you "being delicious" for DKNY perfume. 

Andy Zou

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY 

Episode 5

Andy Zou is a whacky creative working in film production and comedy.  He likes camera work, but more than that, he loves making goofy things with goofy people.  More at www.andyzou.com

Episode 2:   LAURYN

Created by and Starring JESSIE KOMITOR

Produced by JESSIE KOMITOR and MARK BERGER

Directed by MAX BISANTZ and JESSIE KOMITOR

Director of Photography DJ CARROLL

Editor JULIAN JOSLIN 

Original Music by JUSTIN CRAIG and TIM MISLOCK

Color JASON MORRISON

Sound MOLLY YOUNG

Executive Producer STEPHANIE OSGOOD CHOATE

 

Episode 1:  JOEY

Created by  and Starring JESSIE KOMITOR

Produced by JESSIE KOMITOR and MARK BERGER

Directed by MAX BISANTZ

Joey's Friends MAX BISANTZ and KIM FISCHER

Director of Photography DJ CARROLL

Original Music by JUSTIN CRAIG and TIM MISLOCK

Editor JULIAN JOSLIN

Color JASON MORRISON

Sound MOLLY YOUNG

Executive Producer STEPHANIE OSGOOD CHOATE

Episode 4:   JOAN

Created by and Starring JESSIE KOMITOR

Produced by JESSIE KOMITOR and MARK BERGER

Directed  by JON HERMAN

Guest Starring 

JAKE ROBINSON   

BENJ MIRMAN   

JON HERMAN

REBECCA BENHAYON ATTENWEILER, MARISA PARRY, KATIE LEE POLLACK, JEN VADIVELOO,  ANGELA SEVERANCE DABBELT

Director of Photography  DJ CARROLL

Editor JULIAN JOSLIN 

Original Music by JUSTIN CRAIG and TIM MISLOCK

Color JASON MORRISON

Sound MOLLY YOUNG

Executive Producer STEPHANIE OSGOOD CHOATE

Special Thanks to BUTTER LANE CUPCAKES NYC 

 Episode 5:    VICTORY & BOBBIE

Created by and Starring JESSIE KOMITOR and FAYE REX 

Produced by JESSIE KOMITOR and MARK BERGER

Directed by JESSIE KOMITOR

Director of Photography ANDY ZOU

Track Produced by DAN CROWLEY  

Piano KRISTIAN REX

Guitar MIKE STEINMETZ

Drums  CHRIS "Moses" KINLOW

Guest Starring 

MARISA PARRY
ALEX KIKIS

RACHEL BEGELMAN

ADONIS WILLIAMS

SAGE DEVLIN, DAN VAN WHY, COLIN MAXWELL, MIKE STEINMETZ, JAKE SKOLNICK, TONI SMITH, JULIE SLEVIN

Assistant Directors NATASHA BABENKO and JON HERMAN

Editor FRANCINE PRICE

Original Music by JUSTIN CRAIG and TIM MISLOCK

Color JASON MORRISON

Digital Media DAVE MUENCH

Executive Producer STEPHANIE OSGOOD CHOATE

Special thanks to  THE MOTEL ROOM STUDIOS, TOMPKINS SQUARE BAGELS and HOLIDAY COCKTAIL LOUNGE 

Episode 3:   NANCY

Created by and Starring JESSIE KOMITOR

Produced by JESSIE KOMITOR and MARK BERGER

Directed by JON HERMAN 

Guest Star 

NOLAN LYONS   

KAILIE STRUTIN    

CHRISTINA COLANGELO

Director of Photography DJ CARROLL

Editor JULIAN JOSLIN

Original Music by JUSTIN CRAIG and TIM MISLOCK

Color JASON MORRISON

Sound MOLLY YOUNG

Executive Producer STEPHANIE OSGOOD CHOATE

Web Design DAVE MUENCH

Featured Portrait Photography

EMILY BRACKMAN

DARIA LOMBROSO

DJ CARROLL

ANDY ZOU