Wayne Marc Godfrey
Stuart D. Stanton
Head of Development
Wayne Marc Godfrey - Co-Managing Director
Wayne Marc Godfrey is the co-founder and owner of The Fyzz Facility, a prolific British production and finance company that has produced and part-funded over 100 independent feature films during the last 5 years.
Wayne’s credits include the critically acclaimed CAKE starring Jennifer Aniston; Martin Scorsese’s forthcoming SILENCE starring Liam Neeson and Andrew Garfield; the hotly anticipated THE YELLOW BIRDS with Tye Sheridan, Alden Ehrenreich, Jack Huston, Jennifer Aniston and Toni Collette; BONE TOMAHAWK the Cowboy epic starring Kurt Russell; BILLIONAIRE BOYS CLUB starring Kevin Spacey, Taron Egerton and Emma Roberts; Taylor Hackford’s THE COMEDIAN with Robert De Niro, Leslie Mann, Harvey Keitel & Danny DeVito and revenge thriller 478 starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Most recently Wayne has part-funded WIND RIVER. The film comes from the writer of SICARIO, Taylor Sheridan, who will also make his directorial debut and stars Elizabeth Olsen and Jeremy Renner.
With more than 75 producer credits to his name, Wayne has procured more than $85m of investment into independent film as well as optioning, financing and producing 7 feature films over the last two years. These include the BAFTA nominated and BIFA winning debut from acclaimed writer/director Stephen Fingleton THE SURVIVALIST and the STX backed action thriller THE FOREIGNER based on the best selling novel The Chinaman by Stephen Leather, directed by Martin Campbell and starring Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan.
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Robert Jones - Co-Managing Director
Robert Jones’ production credits include Academy Award winners THE USUAL SUSPECTS, GOSFORD PARK and THE CONSTANT GARDENER. With over three decades of experience in the international feature film industry Robert has built an impressive track record working with established filmmakers as well as identifying new talent and commercial feature film material.
Other notable credits include Paul Thomas Anderson’s HARD EIGHT, Stephen Frears’ DIRTY PRETTY THINGS, Mike Leigh’s VERA DRAKE, David Schwimmer’s RUN FAT BOY RUN, Neil Marshall’s CENTURION and Iain Softley’s TRAP FOR CINDERELLA. Robert is also producer and co-creator (with Danny Boyle, Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain) of the acclaimed Channel 4/Sundance Channel TV series BABYLON.
Recent production THE SURVIVALIST by writer/director Stephen Fingleton was critically lauded at its world premiere at New York’s 2015 Tribeca Film Festival and has gone on to receive a BAFTA nomination and BIFA win for Best Director Debut. Other titles due for release are A PATCH OF FOG, from BAFTA-winning and Oscar-nominated director Michael Lennox and the recently wrapped ALLEYCATS, an urban thriller starring Eleanor Tomlinson, John Hannah and John Lynch. Robert is also in development on FINAL SCORE to be directed by Scott
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Stuart D. Stanton - Company Secretary
Stuart D. Stanton is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales having qualified in 1975. He became a Fellow of the Institute in 1981 and set up his own Audit and Accountancy Practice in 1985.
Widely experienced in both Practice and Commerce, Stuart has over 30 years specialising in representing SMEs and Private Individuals.
Stuart's specialist industries are Film, Commodities, Motor Distributorships, Fashion, Property, and Pharmaceuticals.
Emma Lamont - Head of Development
Emma joined The Fyzz Facility in 2013 as Head of Development and is currently building a slate of commercial film and TV projects, working
with both established and up-and-coming talent.
Before joining The Fyzz, Emma worked at Rainmark Films as their Development Associate, completed the Producing MA at the NFTS and worked in Press, PR and Acquisitions for Metrodome Distribution. Emma also produced the award-winning documentary BAD BOYS and THE LAST CHANCE SCHOOL for Channel 4, which won both a Grierson and BAFTA in 2015.
The Fyzz have completed the first three films developed through Emma's slate; a family movie starring Chevy Chase and Rob Schneider, a London-set action/thriller called ALLEYCATS, which Emma also produced, and THE FOREIGNER starring Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan, produced by Wayne Marc Godfrey.
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Catherine Freeman - Project Co-ordinator
Catherine Freeman joined The Fyzz in 2012 as Project Co-ordinator for all film development and production opportunities. She assists throughout all stages, from the initial fundraising, through development and production, to delivery and distribution. Her experience over the past two years has included handling marketing and press campaigns for the company's public presentation, as well as for prospective investors, with some experience in film development and the complexities of filmmaking.
Throughout her time at The Fyzz, Catherine has developed skills in design, creating presentations that assist in a myriad of stages of a film, from financing to distribution. This can involve brand development in the early stages of film, as well as for the company in general. She is also The Fyzz Facility's client facing investor liaison. Additionally, Catherine has lent her skills to film development, working with TFF's Head of Development to help assess potential material for the company's Development Slate.
She read English Literature at the University of Leeds from where she graduated with an upper 2:1.
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Jasmin Morrison - Executive Assistant
Jasmin joined The Fyzz Facility as a Production Intern in 2013, having always had an interest in working in film. After a couple of months interning on the production of SuperBob in London, she was taken on full-time as Wayne Godfrey's Executive Assistant.
Alongside managing office administration for The Fyzz Facility Team and organising Wayne Godfrey’s schedule, Jasmin has worked as part of the production team on a number of TFF’s in-house produced titles, serving as a Fyzz contact, particularly on shoots that have taken place abroad. She has fulfilled the role of both production and post-production co-ordinator on many occasions, assisting with everything from co-ordinating ADR to drawing up unit lists, working with particularly on post-production pick up days. Overall, Jasmin has shown a passion for film that extends to all of her activities at the company and has quickly become intrinsic to the Fyzz financing and production process.
Jasmin Morrison studied Philosophy, Religion and Ethics at at Heythrop College, University of London where she gained a 2:1.
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