In 2016, DEVELOP YOUR MOVIE was conceived to educate and empower artists who possess talent and passion, but may lack connections in Hollywood, to follow their dreams and get their stories made.
For creators unwilling to wait, we are ready to roll up our sleeves and get to work!
Rob Margolies graduated from Chapman University with a BFA in Film Production. During his senior year, he was awarded a scholarship that entitled him to be mentored by Oscar-Winning Director, William Friedkin. The Duffer Brothers' (creators of “STRANGER THINGS"), were Rob's classmates at Chapman, and he produced their first-ever film. In 2009, Rob was honored as the Chapman University Alumnus of the Year.
Margolies’ first movie, “LIFELINES," stars Jane Adams, Dreama Walker, Joe Morton, and Josh Pais. It was purchased and distributed by Kanbar Entertainment after it won several awards at film festivals across the country. His second movie, “SHE WANTS ME," received worldwide distribution by Lionsgate, and stars Josh Gad, Hilary Duff, and Charlie Sheen, among others. Margolies’ third movie, “ROOMMATE WANTED” stars Alexa Vega, Spencer Grammer, and Kathryn Morris, and was also purchased and distributed worldwide by Lionsgate.
Margolies had three feature films released worldwide in 2020 - “ALL YOU CAN EAT," starring Randy Quaid, Kathy Najimy, Ashley Johnson, Jason Mewes, and Peter Scolari. “IMMORTAL,” starring Tony Todd, Dylan Baker, Mario Van Peebles, Agnes Bruckner, Vanessa Lengies, and Robin Bartlett and “YES,” starring Nolan Gould, Oscar Nunez, and Siobhan Fallon.
Margolies has served as a writer, producer, and/or director on a variety of TV shows, web series, and feature films. Some of His most recent films as a producer are “NEVER HEARD," a faith-based gospel film with an all-star cast now on Netflix, “I’D LIKE TO BE ALONE NOW," featuring a knockout ensemble cast which was released worldwide by Gravitas Ventures, “LOVE AND COMMUNICATION,” a wonderful true story about a family’s struggle raising an autistic son.
Margolies had three feature films recently released worldwide. "ALL YOU CAN EAT," starring Randy Quaid, Kathy Najimy, Ashley Johnson, Jason Mewes, and Peter Scolari. "IMMORTAL" starring Tony Todd, Dylan Baker, Mario Van Peebles, Agnes Bruckner, Vanessa Lengies, and Robin Bartlett. "YES" starring Tim Realbuto, Nolan Gould, Oscar Nunez, and Siobhan Fallon, & "BOBCAT MORETTI" starring Vivica A. Fox, Tim Realbuto, and Taryn Manning. Rob's recent feature "IN FIDELITY" starring Dennis Haysbert, Cara Buono, Chris Parnell, Illeana Douglas and Willow Shields is in post production.
Rob is currently attached to several other feature films with all-star casts, including “BURNING GIRL," “WEREWOLF GAME," and a untitled project.
Celebrities in our films include: Josh Gad, Sean Astin, Hilary Duff, Taryn Manning, Charlie Sheen, Danny Trejo, Christopher Lloyd, Vivica A. Fox, Maura Tierney, Dove Cameron, Randy Quaid, Mario Van Peebles, Tony Todd, Chazz Palminteri, Dennis Haysbert, Michael Emerson, Kathy Najimy, Illeana Douglas, Karrueche Tran, Shannon Elizabeth, Lance Henriksen, Rhea Perlman, Jason Mewes, Bill Moseley, Bai Ling, Noah Taylor, Nolan Gould, Robin Givens, Jane Adams, Joe Morton, Alexa Vega, Master P, Kathryn Morris, Dreama Walker, Eddie Izzard, Spencer Grammer, Ashley Johnson, Dylan Baker, Cara Buono, Maria Conchita Alonso, Coolio, Frank Whaley, Lydia Hearst, Romeo Miller, Peter Scolari, Kane Hodder, Debra Jo Rupp, David Banner, Chris Parnell, Cathy Moriarty, Robert Picardo, Christopher Masterson, Briana Evigan, Agnes Bruckner, Samm Levine, Lev Gorn, Moises Arias, Vanessa Lengies, Jack McGee, Wayne Knight, Melonie Diaz, Judd Nelson, Mindy Sterling, Sally Kirkland, Siobhan Fallon, Oscar Nunez, Aaron Yoo, Matt Peters, RJ Mitte, Vincent Pastore, Willow Shields, Richard Riehle, Louis Mustillo, Matt McCoy, Abigail Hawk, Teala Dunn, and too many more we know personally or have attached to other projects.