Tony Vidal (Producer, Director, Writer) studied screenwriting at USC and later became head story analyst at Orion Pictures and The Ladd Company. He co-wrote Her Best Move, an indy feature about girls’ soccer that was distributed by MGM and aired on The Disney Channel.
Tony made his directorial debut with The Prankster, a teen comedy/romance which he also wrote, and was produced by his own production company, Prankster Entertainment. The Prankster was distributed by Strand Releasing on numerous platforms including Netflix and Hulu and had a successful two year run on Showtime and Starz.
Tony went on to write and produce Baja, which was theatrically released by AMC Independent in 2018, and is currently on Amazon Prime, Hulu, and all major platforms.
Tony’s latest production, Free Byrd, starring Raymond J. Barry, is completed and available for distribution. As a filmmaker, Tony seeks to tell stories that entertain and enlighten. He also enjoys dark chocolate and a good laugh.