Alyson Richards is a Toronto-based producer who most recently completed principal photography on the feature film THE LAST NEW YEAR by director Garfield Lindsay Miller and executive producer Debbie Nightingale. She is an Associate Producer on THE WEIGHT, a television series created by George F. Walker and Dani Romain (THIS IS WONDERLAND) starring Daniel Kash and Linda Hamilton. Alyson has produced numerous award-winning short films including SKINHEADS (Special Merit Award, Euroshorts International Festival of Short Film) and DOGASAUR (Best Children's Film, Mexico International Film Festival). She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Film Theory and is an alumnus of both the Canadian Film Centre and The National Screen Institute.
Alyson joined FierceLight Films Inc. in 2006 managing the production travel and logistics as well as over-seeing the production budget for FIERCE LIGHT: When Spirit Meets Action from the head office in Toronto.
Alyson is currently up to big things in her role as Producer at the Nightingale Company in Toronto.