KOJI STEVEN SAKAI
Writer/Producer Koji Steven Sakai is the founder of Little Nalu Pictures LLC. He has written five feature films that have been produced, including the indie hit, The People I’ve Slept With. He also produced three feature films; a one-hour comedy special on Starz, Comedy InvAsian, a television series featuring the nation’s top Asian American comedians; and Brash Girls Club, a limited comedy series, which premiered on Tubi TV. Most recently, he wrote and produced a feature film, Last Girl, which is currently in post-production.
Koji’s debut novel, Romeo & Juliet Vs. Zombies (paperback/audiobook); his graphic novel, 442 (online and in print); his newest novel, Zombie Run (print and ebook); and his newest graphic novel, Santa Vs. Zombies, was released in print in the winter.
In addition to his writing, he produces and hosts three podcasts; Guy Code; Best OR Worst Podcast with M. Martin Mapoma; and Midnight Watchers with Quentin Lee and Jennifer Field. And is currently a screenwriting instructor at UCLA Extensions and at the New York Film Academy in Burbank.
M. MARTIN MAPOMA
Martin Mapoma started his career in media as an actor in Lexington Ky after finishing school at the University of Kentucky where he studied Architecture. He then moved to Chicago Illinois where he appeared in numerous commercials as well as on television and film. He is the host of the long running PBS English comprehension special for the GED seen throughout the United States to this day. Martin settled in Southern California where he lives with his family.
He is a member of the Screen Actors Guild and The American federation of Television and Radio Artists.
Martin is also a certified Youth Speed and Agility Specialist as well having numerous other certifications in strength and conditioning.
He is an aspiring grill master and a long-time fly-fishing enthusiast.