Stacy Sherman, native of Los Angeles, is an award winning writer/director. Sherman Co-Wrote, Co-Produced and Co-Directed the documentary God Sleeps In Rwanda, which chronicles the story of five survivors, whose lives were irrevocably altered, 10 years after the Rwandan genocide. Sold to HBO, God Sleeps in Rwanda was nominated for an Academy Award and won an Emmy. As a writer, Sherman has sold screenplays to Twentieth Century Fox, Tri-Star Entertainment & Warner Bros. She co-wrote the screenplay, ONE FOR THE MONEY, based on the best selling book series by Janet Evanovich. The feature film, which stars Katherine Heigl, released by LakeShore Entertainment & Lionsgate, opens this month.
Billy Ray wrote and directed the films Shattered Glass and Breach. He also co-wrote the upcoming Lions Gate release The Hunger Games as well as FlightPlan and State of Play. He is currently writing Captain Phillips for Sony (shooting begins in March with Tom Hanks starring and Paul Greengrass directing), and The Thin Man for Warner Bros. (Johnny Depp starring, Rob Marshall directing), Peter Pan for Sony Pictures, Joe Roth Producing Untitled WW 11 project for JJ Abrams, as well as the feature version of 24 for Fox.
They are the parents of two intelligent, sensitive and mostly well-behaved children, save incidents such as last night, where the 10 year old threw a card box yogurt top at his 15-year old sister.