Chris Modoono has to be among the tallest directors working today. At a towering 6 feet 5 inches, he possesses the unique competitive advantage of being able to spot colleagues in a crowded area quickly.
An experienced Writer/Director, Chris’s most recent project was the feature film “Tenured” which he co-wrote and directed for Fox Digital. It premiered at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, won the audience award for comedy feature at the 2015 Maui Film Festival, and will premiere online on Netflix in February. He also just finished co-writing and directing the pilot “Its A Hit!" for The Orchard starring Abby Elliott, Tim Matheson, and Tyler Hilton.
In the commercial world Chris worked on Tide’s Super Bowl campaign with Hungry Man Productions, directing several online companion spots. He has also worked with the CBS Early Show, The CBS Evening News, Food Network, HGTV, on their promotional campaigns.
Chris teaches screen acting at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts with Stonestreet Studios. Stonestreet is a unique independent film studio that produces features, pilots, and short form content in concert with its Conservatory program for NYU Tisch.