TRIONS ANGEL - TOMMY FORD
FOUNDER OF TRION
He's worked with some of the best actors, recording artist, producers, executives, casting managers in the industry. He now sits at the top one of the most sought after production studios within this time.
BEHIND THE VISION
Born and raised in the city he loves so much (Philadelphia) He started his career in music under management of his father. As a ASCAP writer / record producer for several artist under various labels, Chris Donaldson soared in the 90's with his music contributions earning him RIAA Gold certified status. He's embarked on 2 world tours as the leading pianist / keyboard player for several mainstream industry artist.
After an incredible 90's music career, Chris studied under movie industry legend John Singleton. He went on received is mainstream education in film and ventured down the road of filmmaking that has earned him national recognition. Some of his work have aired on networks such as; HBO, STARZ, CBS, BET, Lifetime and more. He's traveled to Nairobi Africa (Kibera) to give back each year to over 400 health stricken kids since 2004 with delivering goods, clothes and setting up art centers, educational classrooms since 2004. His colleagues has labeled him as the " Teaching Director ", the industry marks him as one of the top 25 cinematographers in the industry, With his pure humbled heart Chris Donaldson calls himself incredibly blessed and states " God continues to favor Me."
Filmmaker / CEO Chris Donaldson
One on One With Filmmaker Chris Donaldson
They traveled from the west to the east coast together producing, filming, directing incredible projects. As a team they saw the same vision to build, teach and feature new talent and production teams throughout the country into the mainstream markets of the industry. When the untimely death of Legend actor, director, producer, writer Tommy M. Ford happened many wonder will his visionary partner continue? " Tommy's death hit me like a ton of bricks. Each day I still wonder why, however I teach, direct, produce as if he was still at the helm and will always continue the vision and mission to build what we set out to build years ago. He directs from Heaven. "