Matt Heron-Duranti is an American film & television, actor, writer, producer, and director. He is the co-founder and CEO of CCP (Counterfeit Cow Productions, LLC), a company dedicated to creating emotionally provocative films, with an embedded social conscience -
CCP was founded in 2011 by Matt and his very talented partner, Sari Gagnon.
Matt began his entertainment career as an actor, working with several major Hollywood studio's; SONY PICTURES, 20th CENTURY FOX, and WALT DISNEY STUDIOS, to name a few.
Between jobs, Matt spent time with pen in hand, developing screenplays for script and screen. What began as a hobby - screenwriting soon became a profession, as Matt was hired to write and develop a reality series for network.
As a writer, Matt has developed several feature screenplays along with several shorts, and two television pilots.
In November '14, "The Marshall Tapes," a short horror film, became Matt's directorial debut, which he also wrote. The project is currently in post-production.
As executive producer at CCP, Matt continues to develop and produce new independent projects.
Matt is also a content/digital producer at CCP, writing and producing short original videos & online media, along with branded content.
He is also a digital content, and social media consultant - helping organizations, and like minded for-profits, navigate the digital landscape finding innovative ways of reaching their audience'.