With and extensive career in media and advertising already in place Anthony wrote and directed his first feature CALLING IT QUITS in 2008, starring Dennis Boutsikaris, Jessica Hecht and Bob Clohessy. The film traveled the domestic film festival circuit 2008-2009 garnering awards for Best Feature, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Ensemble, and Best Story along the way. In 2013 he wrote and directed the short film ICE, starring Kevin Corrigan and Tony Musante -- World Premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival and International Premiere at the Raindance Film Festival in London. ICE also garnered a Jury Award at the Academy®-qualifying USA Film Festival, and Best Narrative Short at the Berlin Independent Film Festival and Phoenix Film Festival. Prior to developing his own films Anthony has written and directed numerous television spots for MasterCard, Citibank, Quicken Loans, and 21st Century Insurance to name just a few. Anthony was born in Corona, Queens and lives in NYC.