In 2007, the dynamic husband and wife filmmaker duo of Bayou Bennett and Daniel Lir founded Dream Team Directors. Their vision was to combine imagination, humor, beauty and a desire to positively impact the world through their stunning creative work.
Their company motto, "Let our dream team manifest your dream", symbolizes the expansion and positive attention they win for their celebrity and high-profile brand clients and collaborators such as Adidas, MTV, Coldplay, Smashbox Cosmetics, Atlantic Records, Chrome Hearts, City Harvest, Whole Planet, Teen Cancer America and more.
They have had the opportunity to collaborate, direct and produce with great talents such as Oscar nominee Mark Ruffalo, Golden Globe nominee Anthony Mackie, Lea Michele of Fox's "Glee”and “Scream Queens”, P. Diddy, Ashely Judd, Paris Hilton, celebrity impressionist, Jim Meskimen“Park and Recreation”, Billy Idol, Matt Bennett of the "Big Bang Theory” and top model, Bella Hadid.
They have recently won two Telly Awards as well as 15 other awards in national and international film festivals.
They are represented by Shoreline Entertainment for Film & TV.
Skateboarding With Saddam is a high-energy teenage love story set against a backdrop of falling scud missiles. The film is inspired by real life events in the writer's lives from the Gulf War of 1991 and influenced by the classic coming of age stories "Stand by Me" and "The Catcher in the Rye.”
Talent: Callan McAuliffe "The Great Gatsby", "I Am Number Four" Gila Almagor "Munich", "The Debt"
Written by Daniel Lir and Bayou Bennett
Developed with Producer Doug Claybourne (Producer of "Rumble Fish, "War of the Roses", "Fast and the Furious")
A nerdy physics genius who's obsessed with his only goal of becoming an astronaut and traveling to space is assigned to tutor a beautiful, sexy
and impulsive girl named Lara. Their ensuing real life study of lingerie, partying, metaphysics, parallel universes and unpredictable human
sex and love take Chapman way off his outer-space path but ultimately leads him to a much greater life destination.
Written by Daniel Lir
To be Directed by Bayou Bennett Daniel Lir
Written and Executive Produced by Bayou Bennett, Daniel Lir, EJ Johnston (EP of "Fashion Star)
Recently they signed with new incredible management, Shoreline Entertainment, for their T.V. shows and Feature Films.
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