About the Filmmakers

Chris Martens & L.C. Cragg
Chris Martens

Chris Martens

chrisBackground features 23 years in progressively responsible positions with ESPN. Winner of six Emmy Awards and two Ace Awards. Played a leading role in the development of some of the most successful programs and franchises within the ESPN family. Mentored a number of talented individuals who became top ESPN producers. Expertise in all aspects of the creation and production of innovative, world class sports television programming. Proven ability to conceive, develop and collaborate in the execution of distinctive, powerful programs which draw strong ratings, build loyal audiences and win awards.

L.C. Cragg

L. C. Cragg

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L.C. Cragg as an award winning writer, screenwriter and producer, brings not only her insightful storytelling, but her creative film financing and niche marketing expertise to this project. L.C. Cragg is also an award winning risk manager, who has parlayed risk financing expertise into this project.  Producing this film has enhanced her risk appetite to “take more long shots” and give 120% to every effort.

L.C. Cragg lettered in basketball, at Grinnell College, helping the team win the Conference Championship.

In addition to blue chip corporate consulting experience, she has also written, produced and directed for the theater. Raised in Winnetka, Illinois, a self-proclaimed, “next big noise”, she now resides in Connecticut, with her husband, daughter and two dogs.