John is an award-winning screenwriter, producer and Emmy nominee, as well as an accomplished casting director, UPM, actor and Director. His written and produced short film, She Feast, won the Killer Film Challenge and best production at the Phoenix Short Film Festival. His Producer credits include the short films: Come to Know, Alone in the Dark, She Feast and Speak To Me. His feature films include; You Can’t Kill Stephen King, The Final Shift, Blessid, Tangled 8, Solitary Confinement and Drug Z. John's feature directorial debut, Tangled 8, was released in 2016 by Indie Rights and GID. On June 15, 2015 the Web Series, Alibi Boys, which he directed was released through YouTube by GID. In late 2015, he directed the spec pilots for the two television series, Black Out and Unit L/M, as well as the short film, The Suicide Flowers. He is in post production for Season 1 of the web series, The Weed Detective and the feature film, Solitary Confinement.
John currently serves as the President of Seymore Films and the Studio Executive for The Maine Studios. In addition, John is the creator of the Scriptsation Screenwriting Competition, the Maine Summer Shorts Festival and a founder of the Fenix Theatre Company.
John's focus in 2017 and forward will be in acting and directing. He will continue to work with both internal productions and outside collaborators to evaluate and choose the best productions for Seymore Films and the Maine Studios.
John’s acting credits include: Tangled 8, The Final Shift, Thinking with Richard, Blessid, Are You Mr. Lonelee?, Bitten, Axemas and Drug Z.
Resume available: www.imdb.me/johneseymore
No man needs sympathy because he has to work. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.