The Leadership


Hellacious Films LLC  Principal and Founder, Stephen J. Crowley.

After winning the L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest in 1993, Mr. Crowley was flown to Hollywood for the Awards Event.  That was the first time he had been to “Tinsel Town” and it was on that trip Mr. Crowley decided to make the move to Hollywood, California.  His second job after getting to town was working under Award Winning Artist and Designer Bill Anderson at Walt Disney Imagineering in North Hollywood California from 1996 to 2001.  During this period Mr. Crowley developed many Ideas and concepts for the Big Screen.

After 9/11 the War in Iraq began and being a Combat Arms Veteran of the Cold War, Mr. Crowley was Mobilized for Operation Iraqi Freedom in Late 2004.  He was awarded the Combat Action Badge for being engaged by hostile fire while on missions with the 216th Military Intelligence, Ground Surveillance and Reconnoissance Platoon.

Mr. Crowley attended the Scottsdale Community College Film School thanks to the GI Bill.  There he concentrated on Screenwriting and Story Development.