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 premiered online on Netflix in February.
He also co-created and directed the pilot for It’s a Hit! – (Abby Elliott, Tim, Matheson) for The Orchard. It won the Virgin Produced award at SeriesFest Season 2. The Orchard premiered the pilot (broken up into 6 webisodes) on FunnyOrDie.
In the commercial world Chris worked on Tide’s Super Bowl campaign, directing several online companion spots. He also helmed the start-studded Untold Stories spot for this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. The film features the likes of Robert DeNiro, Katie Holmes, Whoopi Goldberg, Naya Rivera, Michal Rapaport, and many many more. He has previously worked with the CBS Early Show, The CBS Evening News, Food Network, and HGTV on their promotional campaigns.