Hiding in Daylight


Carina Rush


Carina is a multi-award winning producer whose highly acclaimed feature film No Letting Go (2016) received worldwide distribution through Vision Films. The film received the elite honor of being one of the top 100 films viewed on Amazon Prime. Most recently she produced the award-winning short film Far From The Tree with WOW FILMS. Carina's 20 years of experience in the Arts and Entertainment industry and her firsthand knowledge of the business has made her a sought after producer. In addition to her producing partnership with Cheryl and WOW FILMS, she is working on several projects that are in development, currently filming and in post-production.

Cheryl Allison


Cheryl is an award-winning actress who has performed in Broadway, Regional Theatre and Film/TV for over 25 years. She is best known for her starring role in the feature film No Letting Go (2016) opposite Kathy Najimy, Richard Burgi, and Alysia Reiner. Her performance in the film garnered her 3 Best Actress Awards.

She is the Founder/Producer of WOW FILMS, a production company that strives to create thought provoking stories that deepen our understanding of the human experience. WOW FILMS recently produced short film Far From The Tree has received 26 awards in over 22 film festivals worldwide, including 6 Best Short Film awards. See full bio under Director

Gregory G. Allen


Gregory has been in the entertainment business for 30 years as an actor, director, producer, and writer. He is an award winning author of numerous books and plays and his short film Mother which he wrote, produced, and directed won numerous award at film festivals around the country including Best Director at Boston International Film Festival and Los Angeles International Film Festival and a 2015 Remi Award from WorldFest-Houston. He has served as producer or associate producer on several indie films over the past few years and started ASD Media & Entertainment in 2012.

Executive Producers

Brian Cromwell Smith


Brian is a true renaissance man who has served as a fire fighter, a Hedge Brian is a true renaissance man who has served as a fire fighter, a Hedge Fund Trader, current mayor of Irvington, NY in Westchester County and oh yes...a Tony Award winning producer of Once on This Island and a co-producer on the Broadway musical Gettin' the Band Back Together.  He is also  a self professed soccer nerd. 

Jamie B. Fowler


Jamie is a National Managing Partner at Grant Thornton LLP and serves as the Senior Leadership Team sponsor for Equality GT.  She has been a supporter of equality and the arts for many years having served as Executive Producer of the award-winning short film Mother and has been involved with numerous arts endeavors and organizations in Boston, Atlanta, Dallas, and New York City.  She currently serves on the board of directors of the Manhattan Theatre Club.

Anthony DiBella


Anthony has worked in the medical profession for over 25 years and is a clinical supervisor for students of Bergen Community College in NJ. He has supported theater in NJ and NY for over 20 years as a patron and often a donor or producer. He served as Executive Producer on the short film Mother. Anthony is most happy when traveling with his husband or working in his garden. 

Associate Producers

Kathi Iannacone


Alison Smith


Natalie Murray