RILEY The Series

Riley is an original comedy series about a former teen pop star. Now in her thirties, she’s struggling to overcome a publicly humiliating downfall and subsequent nervous breakdown. But, it’s the power of friendship and the quirky characters she meets along the way that just might get her through…

The entire season 1 bible and remaining 10 episodes are written. The series is ready for pick up + actively seeking partners.

Please email: info@fromthegroundupprod.com for more information.

Diversity + Inclusion - The RILEY The Series team is proud that women fulfill the following key production roles: Co-Creators, Writer, Executive Producer, Associate Producer, Editor + Lead Actress. Additional underrepresented groups are part of the team as well.

  • Jeffrey Scott Basham
    Director
  • Tracey Maye
    Writer
    Screenwriting: Winner - Houston Comedy Film Festival, Official Selection - Hollywood Comedy Shorts Film Festival, and more...
  • Jennifer Cetrone
    Producer
  • Kara Michelotti
    Producer
  • Jennifer Cetrone
    Key Cast
    Game Over ("Beautifully played by Jennifer Cetrone."~VARIETY), Best Actress Nomination (Rolda Web Fest 2017)
  • Joe Hernandez-Kolski
    Key Cast
    Emmy® Award Winner, Gilmore Girls Reboot, Mr. Sunshine (Created by Matthew Perry)
  • Scott Speiser
    Key Cast
    Amazon's The Tick (Series Regular), NCIS, Criminal Minds
  • Nick Apostolides
    Key Cast
    The Suffering
  • Hilary Barraford
    Key Cast
    United States of Tara
  • Justin Sorvillo
    Key Cast
    Grease Live!, As In Kevin
  • Liz McGeever
    Key Cast
    Nashville, Star, Queen Sized
  • Project Type:
    Web / New Media
  • Genres:
    Comedy
  • Runtime:
    18 minutes 56 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 13, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    20,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    1080P Full Frame 35MM Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Tubefilter's INDIE SPOTLIGHT {Accolade: No Screening}
    Los Angeles
    United States
  • netTVnow TOP PICK {Accolade: No Screening}
    Chicago
    United States
  • Official Selection + World Premiere: New Media Film Festival
    Los Angeles
    United States
    June 7, 2017
    World Premiere
  • Official Selection + Best Webseries Actress Nomination: Rolda Web Fest
    Roldanillo
    Colombia
    July 27, 2017
    South American Premiere
  • Official Selection + European Premiere: Portugal International Film Festival
    Porto
    Portugal
    September 15, 2017
    European Premiere
    Official Selection: TV & Web Series
  • Official Selection + India Premiere: Lifft India Filmotsav
    Lonavala, Maharashtra
    India
    September 1, 2017
    Indian Premiere
  • Official Selection: Film Fest LA
    Los Angeles, CA
    United States
    November 11, 2017
  • Houston Comedy Film Festival {Screenwriting Only: No Screening}
    Houston
    United States
    • Won, Best Short Screenplay
  • Hollywood Comedy Shorts Film Festival {Screenwriting Only: No Screening}
    Hollywood
    United States
    Official Selection: Screenwriting
  • California International Shorts Festival {Screenwriting Only: No Screening}
    Hollywood
    United States
    Honorable Mention: Screenwriting
  • Atlantic City Cinefest {Screenwriting Only: No Screening}
    Atlantic City
    United States
    2nd Place: Screenplay Competition
  • Additional Press Features Include: USA Today's Talking Tech, Starry Magazine, The Jimmy Star Show, AfterBuzz TV, Indie Activity Magazine, ComedyHype, Next Level Radio, LA Talk Radio, America's Weekend, The Stuph File, Cinema After Dark, The Big Scoop with Coop, The Orion Group + The Joe Show

    United States
Director - Jeffrey Scott Basham