Mini Bio (1)
Toronto based R.T. Thorne has emerged as one of North America's most eclectic storytellers since debuting on the music video filmmaking scene over a decade ago. A versatile triple threat, he is a director, screenwriter, and producer focused on telling stories that break new ground representing the unrepresented. He is the creator of Utopia Falls, an Afrofuturistic, young adult science fiction series, that premiered as a HULU Original in 2020.
Known for his bold visual style, and a strong sense of story & character, R.T. has been tapped to direct television for NBC Universal, Warner Television, The CW, Netflix, Disney, HULU and Bell Media. His international episodic television work has taken him to three continents, earning him two Canadian screen award nominations, and a Directors Guild of Canada nomination.
As Chair of the BIPOC (BIack, Indigenous and People of Color) members committee for the Director's Guild of Canada, R.T. is committed to fighting against racism and discrimination, while advocating for equality in the entertainment industry. R.T. continues to follow his passion for storytelling, creating & developing commercially viable filmmaking properties from diverse cultural perspectives.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Meridian Artists