OUR TEAM

Douglas Scheidet

Corporate owner, producer and creative designer

Douglas is highly regarded as a dynamic leader with vision, he has the ability to inspire others and is always at the forefront of trends.

His luxury fashion brand Duzie was created to capture styles that transcend time and achieve the highest standards in the industry. In his latest project, Inspired
Artists Productions, Douglas has assembled an award winning team to tell his family story through the movie “So Help Me God” and will continue to bring exceptional films to a diverse audience.

Thomas G. Waites

actor, director and acting instructor

Thomas G. Waites (born January 8, 1955) is an American actor, director and acting instructor born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Waites runs an acting studio in New York City which is named for him. He has been a member of the Actor’s Studio since 1984. Since the 1970s, Waites has appeared in over 30 television and film productions. Some of his credits as a television actor include NYPD Blue, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Oz, Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent and The Jury. In film, he appeared in Unwed Father, State of Grace, …And Justice for All, Gangland, An American Affair, The Warriors, and the John Carpenter film The Thing

He received a full scholarship at the Julliard School in New York City, where he studied acting as a member of the Drama Division’s Group 7 (1974-1977).

Kristin Beck

Retired Navy Seal And current activist

Kristin Beck is a retired United States Navy SEAL, who served for more than 20 years in the Special Operations Forces.

Over the course of 13 deployments and seven combat deployments, she conducted special operations with small UAVs, Intelligence collection, and Direct Action missions. Her final tours were with the counter-terrorism Naval Special Warfare Development Group (DEVGRU or “SEAL Team Six”). For her service, she has been awarded more than 50 ribbons and medals, including the Bronze Star with valor, the Purple Heart, and two Defense Meritorious Service Medals.

Today, Kristin is a talented movie director and currently starring in her own bio pic “Lady Valor”. She is a civil rights activist giving speeches and lectures at various events around the country. Hers was a key voice in the Congressional Bill to end discrimination toward the LGBT community.

Robert Dibella

Best Selling Author, Screenwriter

Robert DiBella is a three-time published author, his espionage novel Memoir of a Variable, was a best seller for Rainstorm Press. 

Robert is also a screenwriter managed by Safier Entertainment. His work includes the film Brawler which made a theatrical release in 2019. Robert has worked for producers from LA to London and is always willing to take on a great story.

Brian McGee

multi talented engineer and producer

Brian McGee is a multi talented engineer and producer for the following artists; Rolling Stones, Meatloaf, Kid Rock and Cyndi Lauper, Snoop Dogg, Blue Oyster Cult, Choir Boys, and Aerosmith, BonJovi, Blues Brothers, B.B. King, and Diana Ross, The Cult, Julio Iglesias, Kathy Lee Gifford and Roberta Flack, George Benson, Yoko Ono, Kiss, The Waterboys, Killing Joke, Aldo, Nova and Irene Cara.

Brian has recorded the following television themes:

Monday Night Football 1992-2011 Theme Good Morning America and Prime Time Live ABC World News Tonight, New York Liberty Theme and Nightline New York CityHawks Theme, The View with Barbara Walters and The Superbowl Sunday New Jersey Nets Theme, The Price is Right, MSNBC, New York Rangers and New York Knicks Theme

Edd Kalehoff

Award Winning Composer

Edd Kalehoff has been writing music for movies and television for over 40 years.

Edd’s talents range from composing, scoring, mixing, editing, mastering, and music supervision. His use of world-class musicians, state of the art digital instruments, as well as vintage equipment has led to numerous awards while becoming a recognized leader in the industry.

With over 4 decades of award winning work, some of Edd’s many scoring projects include Walking Tall and The Anderson Tapes. Kalehoff also composed the musical themes to numerous game shows. Including, The Price Is Right and Double Dare, as well as work for ABC World News Tonight and Monday Night Football.

Herb Middleton

multi Platinum producer and musician

Herb Middleton is a world renown multi platinum record producer and well established musician that has accumulated multiple grammy nominations within the course of 26 years in the music industry. He is a man of faith, a dedicated husband, father and grandfather.

Herb Middleton produced his first hit single on “Big Bub”,  that was the former lead singer of early New Jack Swing group “Today”  After the peak of the hit song “Telling Me Stories”Herb Middleton received a call from Sean “Puffy”Combs who was leaving Uptown Records to start Bad Boy Entertainment. In 1993 “Big Herb” worked closely with “Puffy” on several projects.  Herb contributed his musicianship & production skills in a collaborative effort to create a classic hit titled “Can’t You See”  by Total feat Biggie Smalls.  In 1994 Herb produced ballads on Mary J Blige’s “My Life” album. “You Gotta Believe”  & “Never Wanna Live Without You”.

A few years ago Herb Middleton was noted as “Producer of The Year” in a popular magazine in London. Some of his music is now the headline sound of several successful businesses affiliated with his company which is managed internationally by Colin Bigger of  Bigger Management from the UK and managed in the states by Jeff Francisco of Frisc Productions.

HERB MIDDLETON’S passion focus are what he refers to as his 3E’s, EMPOWERMENT.. EDUCATION..ENTERTAINMENT..