Unsung Heroes

Producer - Ron Howard

Ron Howard is an iconic actor, Academy Award winning film director and producer, and co-chairman of Imagine Entertainment, one of the industry's most respected film and television production companies. The son of an Air Force veteran, as an actor he is known for such quintessentially American roles as Opie Taylor in the Andy Griffith Show, Ritchie Cunningham in Happy Days and Steve Bolander in American Graffiti. As a director and producer, Ron has created more than 20 motion pictures including Cocoon, Apollo 13, Cinderella Man, Frost/Nixon and A Beautiful Mind, for which he received the Academy Award for Best Picture and Best Director. He is also the recipient of the National Medal of Arts.

Writer/Director - Frank Martin

Frank Martin has executive produced, produced, written & directed 200 plus hours of reality based television specials and documentaries. His work has won numerous awards including three Emmys and the Sundance Film Festival Filmmakers Trophy. His current project, For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots recently received the 2011 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Documentary and American Public Television's Program of the Year Award.

Producer - Richard Rosetti

Richard Rosetti's distinguished career as a creator, producer and executive in both television and features spans forty years. He has supervised the production of over 100 films and more than 20 series. He currently serves as a consultant to a number of independent production companies and is a member of the New York Bar, WGA and a founding member of the Portland Creative Conference.

Executive Producer Ron Howard - Directed by Frank Martin