Best Short DOCUMENTARY JURY 2022
Richard Tucci is an accomplished storyteller and filmmaker. An alumni of both Chapman and USC, he began producing documentaries, commercials, and music videos before he graduated. One documentary project he produced in 2005, WALK IN THE LIGHT, received critical acclaim and was chosen as official selection at over a dozen film festivals, and was distributed on BET Jazz as a half hour special in 2007.
After graduating, Tucci began his career working under Penny Marshall, where he worked on developing THE JOE FRAZIER STORY, as well as several other projects.
After leaving the company, Tucci worked on the producing staff for many unscripted TV shows. His first breakthrough was on the show HOW TO LOOK GOOD NAKED where he served as Associate Producer on the hit Lifetime Television show.
He also served as an associate producer on NEXT IRON CHEF which was distributed by the Food Network, and the TV special SURVIVING THE HOLIDAYS WITH LEWIS BLACK, starring the infamous comedian, and distributed by The History Channel. His most recent produced credit was the scripted feature film, A HAUNTING AT SILVER FALLS 2, distributed by Amazon.
He is a member of the Producers Guild of America, and a valued contributor to GreaterAndGrander.com