Mike C. Manning, Co-Founder

Vinny Chhibber, Co-Founder

Mike C. Manning is an actor and producer of film and television. On screen, Manning is most known for his roles in Disney's "Cloud 9," on MTV's "Teen Wolf," and in the SXSW film "M.F.A." starring Francesca Eastwood and Clifton Collins Jr., which he also produced. Mike began his producing career with the documentary "Kidnapped for Christ" alongside Tom DeSanto ("Transformers"). After winning several awards, it premiered on Showtime television network. Mike also produced "Lost in America,” a documentary film about youth homelessness, featuring Rosario Dawson, Halle Berry and Tiffany Haddish. Other producing credits include the Tribeca comedy "Folk Hero & Funny Guy," the SXSW award-winning drama "Jinn" (named one of Filmmaker Magazine's "50 Most Anticipated American Films of 2018"), and "The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson" with Oscar-nominated director David France. As an actor, Manning has appeared in dozens of television shows, and will be seen in the upcoming Spike Lee/Barry Brown civil rights film "Son of the South." Having lobbied Congress in Washington, D.C. before moving to Los Angeles, CA to pursue acting and producing, Mike has worked with many non-profit organizations throughout the country. He's currently on the board of Thirst Project, an ambassador for Boo2Bullying, and a mentor and actor on behalf of Young Storytellers Foundation.

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A product of the ABC /Disney Talent Development Program, actor Vinny Chhibber has been involved in creating and developing numerous award-winning film, television and theater projects. Credits include "Folk Hero & Funny Guy," (TriBeca premiere) with Wyatt Russell and Hannah Simone and Macro Venture’s "Re-Date" alongside Sophia Ali, Karrueche Tran and Bianca Santos. Vinny just wrapped "Cover Versions" directed by Todd Berger ("It's a Disaster") and is currently in Vancouver playing a recurring role on the hit CW show “No Tomorrow.” Additional acting credits include work on networks such as ABC, NBC, FOX and CBS. In 2017, under the production company Chhibber Mann Productions, Vinny is also executive producing the documentary film "Lost in America," a film following the stories of homeless youth in America, as well as the feature film "M.F.A." (SXSW premiere) with producer Shin Shimosawa ("The Grudge") and director Natalia Leite ("Bare"). When not acting, writing or producing, Vinny spends his time playing soccer and working with his theater company, Ammunition Theatre Company or Ammo. In 2015, Ammo was awarded the My Friends Place Volunteer Partner of the year award and also received a certificate of recognition from the California State Assembly.