Summary

I direct. I write. I assist. I tell jokes. I sold a sitcom to FOX. I make a mean coffee. Good Dog Dad. Decent Cat Dad.

Credits

1/19 – Current

Writer (Series Co-Creator) – 20th Century Fox Television/Fox Broadcasting Company

Details
1/19 – Current

In January of 2019, I sold a sitcom pilot script to 20th Century FOX titled “Adapted”. It is currently in development with Jeff Gaspin (former CEO NBC Universal) and Mark Kassen (Like Minded Productions) at FOX and attached Angela Nissel and Mary Fitzgerald as showrunners.

5/16 – 1/20

Executive Assistant (and Production Assistant) – Like Minded Productions

Details
5/16 – 1/20

• Assistant to Founder & Executive Chairman Mark Kassen, supporting with day to day facilitation of projects as they progress through production. • Maintain communication with production teams, scheduling and coordinating conference calls, facilitating payments to various vendors and independent contractors, other ad hoc projects as requested. Performed internal and external distribution of agreements and correspondence. • Controlling a large calendar, coverage, and general office responsibilities in a fast-paced environment. Managing company emails, logging and tracking of invoices & expenses, and content creation. • Maintain multiple digital and physical filing/archival systems for project data and creative assets. Creating spreadsheets for logging product, supply, & call sheets. Generating expense reports. Delivering/loading/unloading gear & equipment. Arranged travel.

10/17 – 11/19

Production Assistant – RSD Productions

Details
10/17 – 11/19

- Maintaining schedules. Executing every errand and working in conjunction with the Production Coordinator to make sure the office runs smoothly. - Creating and logging inventories to keep account of supplies and avoid waste. Managing scheduling, phone calls, IT support, & facilitating a stress free working environment. - Solving problems before they even happen so that there are systems and solutions in place ready to go should an issue arise. - Driving, loading, unloadingG&E, assistance/errands for H&MU, Talent, ATL and BTL crew assistance.

1/15 – 6/18

Director (Writer & Executive Producer) Recovery

Independent Film Company — Film (Theatrical) — Independent Film Company Details
1/15 – 6/18

Wrote, Produced, & Directed a feature length film 'Recovery' set to circulate festivals in Fall '18.

3/16 – 3/16

Director – NOON Virtual Reality

Details
3/16 – 3/16

Directed NOON VR's first two commercial advertisements to launch their headset product.

Affiliations

  • Bloom Hergott Diemer Rosenthal
  • Invertix Management Inc.
  • Like Minded Entertainment
  • Like Minded Productions
  • Primary Wave Ent.

Media

  • Introducing NOON Virtual Reality

Recos

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Sara Ataiiyan
Assistant
Omar is an extremely competent director and crew member who is very knowledgable of the whole production process. He is enthusiastic, hard working, and has a great attitude and work ethic. I would highly recommend him for future productions. ...MORE...

Education

Class of '12

Academy of Art University

BFA - Motion Pictures & Television (Directing)

My Gear

  • Macbook Pro

Skills

  • Producing
  • Directing
  • Writing
  • pitching
  • Production Coordinating
  • Accounting
  • Project Managing
  • PA'ing
  • Editing (Final Cut X)