TYSON GANCAYCO-ADLAO Director | Photographer | Cinematographer | Editor | Composer
Tyson is The Actor's Atelier's director, photographer, and cinematographer. He is an actor/filmmaker/photographer from the Bay Area. His directorial debut, 'Cherry Picking,' (which he was also the composer for) had its World Premiere at the Oscar and BAFTA qualifying L.A. Shorts International Film Festival and the paranormal mockumentary comedy, 'Ghosted,' that he was the cinematographer, composer, and colorist for had its World Premiere at the Atlanta Comedy Film Festival. He recently co-DP'd, colored, and composed the music for the 'Hella 'Bae' production, 'Suzie Wrong,' that was submitted to the HBO APA Visionaries Competition. His short film, 'My Only Friend,' (which he directed, co-wrote, edited, composed, and starred in) was an inside look into his daily battle with anxiety and depression. When he's not behind a lens, he loves to play music, travel the world with his wife, play basketball, taste the different ramens in Los Angeles, and try to cuddle with his four-legged baby.
STACIE GANCAYCO-ADLAO Director | Writer | Website Creator | Editor | Stylist
Stacie is The Actor's Atelier's writer, director, website creator, and stylist. She's an actor and filmmaker born and raised in San Jose, CA with a B.A. in Mass Communications from UC Berkeley. As a screenwriter, her screenplays have earned accolades from the following prestigious competitions: Academy/AMPAS Nicholl Fellowship Quarterfinalist, Cinematografo Originals Finalist, Austin Film Festival Semifinalist & Second Rounder, Bluecat Screenplay Semifinalist & Quarterfinalist, Cinequest Film Festival Top 20 & Top 100, Screencraft Pilot Semifinalist & Quarterfinalist, and American Zoetrope Quarterfinalist. Her short dramedy film from her Bluecat Screenplay Semifinalist script, 'Cherry Picking' (which she wrote, produced, and stars in) had its World Premiere at the Oscar and BAFTA qualifying L.A. Shorts International Film Festival and her paranormal mockumentary comedy short, 'Ghosted' (which she wrote, directed, and stars in) had its World Premiere at the Atlanta Comedy Film Festival where it was also nominated for Best Cast Ensemble. She recently starred in the Amazon Fire and ATTN produced short film, 'Concealer.' She is currently a writer/actor for the upcoming series, 'Hella 'Bae.' When she's not writing, she loves to play mah-jongg, travel across the world with her hubby, love on her four-legged baby, and fantasize about eating meat since she's a vegetarian (she loves animals).
DALE EDWARD CHUNG Sound Mixer | Composer | Voice Over Reels
Dale is The Actor's Atelier's sound mixer and composer. He is an award winning music producer and actor. He is also a filmmaker, voice actor, composer, production sound mixer, vocalist, and voting member of the Recording Academy. He’s worked on Latin Grammy nominated and Billboard Top 40 charting albums, starred in a SAG award winning and Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame inducted film, won the Oakland Indie Mayhem People’s Choice award, and has been nominated for two Hollywood Music in Media Awards and the Oakland Indie Award. He’s produced music videos that have premiered on Magic Johnson’s Aspire TV network and videos that have been added to the MTV and VH1 online channels. He spent thirteen years as a member of the legendary R&B group, ConFunkShun, touring the world and recording with them from 2003 -2016. He has served on the boards of the Keep Music Rockin’ Foundation, Balanced Breakfast music meet ups, and FilAm Creative. He has also served on the Advocacy Committee for the San Francisco Chapter of the Recording Academy.