455 Films is an award-winning film and television production company headquartered in Hollywood, California. Founded by producer David Zappone in 2009, the company has released a number of critically acclaimed television specials and documentaries with television icon and writer/director William Shatner.
Partnering with Zappone and Shatner is veteran producer/director Kevin Layne, and together the team has produced an impressive amount of compelling content including: The Captains (a feature length Star Trek documentary), William Shatner’s Get a Life, Still Kicking (featuring Academy Award winning actor Christopher Plummer), and the five part miniseries The Captains Close Up. Additionally, The Captains and William Shatner’s Gonzo Ballet have screened in prestigious film festivals all of over the world, receiving several awards and nominations.
Rounding out the 455 team is industry post production/producing veteran Joe Kornbrodt and story editor/producer Helene Layne.