Lesley Demetriades is a film and television Director and Producer. She was born in Athens, Greece and grew up in Florida. She graduated from Florida State University and is bicoastal between Los Angeles and New York.
Lesley’s films have been official selections of the Studio City Film Festival, Women in Film and Arts Festival, LA Shorts Awards, and the California Women’s Film Festival. Her feature film, Women & Sometimes Men, is premiering at the 2017 Chelsea Film Festival and screening at the 2018 New York State Film Festival.
A partial list of unscripted producing credits include: “Tiny House Nation” for the FYI Network, “Home Made Simple” for the OWN Network, “Fish Tank Kings” for NatGeoWILD, “Health Inspectors” for The Food Network, “Trucking Hell” For NatGeoUK, “Chasing Maria Menounos” for Oxygen, “Keeping Score” for Fullscreen Media, “Hella Gay” for Fullscreen Media and “Lady Bits” for Fullscreen Media. Lesley also directed Season 2 of “Tackle My Ride” for the NFL Network.
Lesley is a member of the Producers Guild of America, Alliance of Women Directors, and Film Independent.
IAN SHEPARD is an actor and producer who splits his time between LA and NYC. He was born in West Virginia and raised in East Tennessee. He began his theatre and film studies at Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan, and continued them in the BFA program at Florida State University. He moved to LA and eventually became a frequent collaborator with 201, an indepedent production company.