Tommy knew he wanted to be a filmmaker when he saw Wes Anderson’s “Rushmore” in 1998. He immersed himself in film in the early 2000s and moved to Los Angeles to learn the trade. After six years producing television, he came home to Baton Rouge in 2009. In 2011 he opened tommysTV. Since then, he’s won multiple ADDY awards for his work and has produced content for Raising Cane’s, Louisiana Economic Development, Dow Chemical, Louisiana Culinary Institute, Louisiana Travel, Baton Rouge Airport, and Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area. He has directed over 50 commercials for Walmart as part of an award-winning national campaign and has produced content for MTV, NBC, Discovery Channel, History Channel, A&E and Nickelodeon.