Earlier this yr, Ryan Cheevers, of St. Joseph, was chosen to assist create the present “Chef Ballers,” along with his California-based firm Paper Crane Productions.
Gluten-free meals model ZENB just lately premiered the present, which options Alex Caruso of the Chicago Bulls, WNBA star Te’a Cooper, and is hosted by Master Chef Alum Monti Carlo. The present is airing earlier than choose Chicago Bulls video games this December and was featured on a current section of Good Morning America.
Watch the section beneath. The “Chef Ballers” point out comes at concerning the 4 minute mark:
Cheever mentioned he acquired the decision in June that Paper Crane Productions, would produce the 4-episode, 24-minute present in Chicago. Cheevers mentioned knew he’d want a staff within the windy metropolis to collaborate with, and his first name was to present southwest Michigan residents, John Pinto and Vince Pinto, of Chicago-based JV Studios.
“When I noticed their work on-line, I knew they had been the blokes for the job,” Cheevers mentioned. “I couldn’t be happier with what they helped produce in collaboration with my staff at Paper Crane.”
JV Studios dealt with the bodily manufacturing of the present. From digicam working to manufacturing sound and lighting, the JV staff crammed out a crew of greater than 35 to carry the venture to life.
“When Ryan first reached out to us at JV, we knew this venture was going to be a enjoyable problem,” mentioned John Pinto. “The dialog began by attending to know one another and by the tip of the decision, we knew we had been going to make an awesome staff. … Working on Chef Baller was among the finest experiences in my profession so far.”
Watch Episode 1 of Chef Ballers beneath:
Aside from working Paper Crane, Cheevers produces content material via his southwest Michigan video advertising firm, Little Red Fern. His background is in movie manufacturing, the place he’s labored on a number of function movies resembling The Wolf of Wall Street and Dumb and Dumber To.
“It’s nice that I get to provide work around the globe with Paper Crane,” Cheevers mentioned. At the identical time, work in a group I grew up in, creating content material via Little Red Fern. It’s been a extremely enjoyable journey. And collaborations with folks like Johnny and Vince, make my job much more satisfying.
– Information and photograph offered by Ryan Cheevers