director ● producer
Rick is an Emmy-nominated director of commercials, TV and viral content. While studying at Columbia College in Chicago, Rick founded Underscore Films, a production company developing advertising and content for the world’s premiere brands, celebrities and networks. Rick has directed for NIKE, Bud Light, Intel, McDonalds and many more. His work has been featured on The Huffington Post, MTV, NBC, FOX, Spin, Vice and Rolling Stone.
In 2015, he directed and starred in “Millennial’s Guide to Making It,” an original digital series for HBO’s Project Greenlight, founded by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.
His recent documentary, Everyday Heroes, won the Award of Prestige at the Las Vegas Movie Awards and Best Documentary Short at the Long Beach International Film Festival. He also won Best Experimental Film at the Los Angeles International Film Festival.
Rick is currently based in Los Angeles, creating visually emotional and imaginative projects.