R. Scott Leisk, the Writer / Director / Producer of Mahogany Sunrise grew up in Houston, Texas. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BS in Radio, TV, Film (RTF). While attending college he was fascinated and inspired to become filmmaker by the great French and Italian filmmakers of 1960’s.
He wrote and directed the dramatic short film entitled Last Night I Fell Again. The film garnered enthusiastic reviews for its interesting take on a relationship and praise for its visual style. Mahogany Sunrise is his debut feature film.
R. Scott Leisk has written multiple screenplays that are in various stages of development and investment. His interests span multiple genres to include coming of age, film-noir, thriller, action, historical and romance.