Chasing Grace



David Temple

writer / director / producer / actor + CATALYST PICTURES, FOUNDER

Dave has been crafting and telling stories on paper (author), behind the microphone (radio/voice-over artist), in front of the camera (actor/spokesperson), behind the camera (director/videographer), for more than 30 years.

CHASING GRACE marks his debut as a director, screenplay writer, executive producer, and is his fourth feature film as an actor, which include: The Ultimate Gift, Remember The Daze and Ace Wonder: Kid DetectiveTV gigs include: Investigation Discovery (ID), The Confession (Hallmark), Surface (NBC), Army Wives (Lifetime) & One Tree Hill (CW).

Temple is currently developing his thriller BEHIND THE 8 BALL into a Television script, while finishing his seventh novel, a murder-mystery entitled, SEDUCTION AT DAYBREAK.


Tammy Temple

Catalyst Pictures, CFO + co-FOUNDER

Tammy comes to Catalyst Pictures as a seasoned executive in operations with exceptional organizational, time management and interpersonal relationship skills.

She has a track record of increasing profits and building clientele with sound marketing strategies, multi-layer management skills, quality assurance and high standards of excellence.

As CFO of Catalyst Pictures, she brings her strategic development skills into our company, making he, be an invaluable addition to our team.

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Brandon Riley


Brandon is a gifted and talented Cinematographer & Director of Photography. In 2016, Brandon was nominated for an MTV VMA and won a Midwest Emmy. He was most recently the producer & cinematographer for the film "Slice" by A24. Riley has shot national commercial spots for Apple Music, and has had his work featured in theaters nationwide and on HBO, FOX, BBC, IFC, MTV, MTV2, BET, MTV Jams, Vh1 Soul, A&E, CNN, PBS, OWN, Food Network, and France-3.

"Brandon's eye for detail and quick problem-solving skills is what brought us together. We'd been pals a long time, but always wanted to create quality entertainment with an eye toward economy; this film made that dream come to life," says director David Temple.




“Thanks Waynesville, Asheville, Lake Junaluska & Canton for making our film so pretty!”

| David temple, director + CEO, catalyst pictures



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