Stephanie launched Rumble Films with David Lancaster and Jon Shiffman in the summer of 2014. Since then, Stephanie was a producer alongside David Lancaster on SMALL CRIMES, directed by Evan Katz (CHEAP THRILLS), which starred Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Molly Parker, Gary Cole, Jacki Weaver and Robert Forster and premiered at SXSW in March 2017. Stephanie also produced DONNYBROOK (now in post-production), based on the Frank Bill novel of the same name. The film, which was adapted and directed by Brooklyn-based filmmaker Tim Sutton, stars Frank Grillo, Margaret Qualley, James Badge Dale and Jamie Bell. Prior to launching Rumble, Stephanie was the Director of Development for Bold Films. During her time at Bold, Stephanie served as an executive and co-producer on a number of features and television series, including WHIPLASH, written and directed by Damien Chazelle, which went on to win three Academy Awards; NIGHTCRAWLER, written and directed by Dan Gilroy, which received an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay and won two Independent Spirit awards; LOST RIVER, written and directed by Ryan Gosling, and starring Christina Hendricks, Ian De Caestecker and Saoirse Ronan; the ABC limited series BLACK BOX, created by Amy Holden Jones and starring Kelly Reilly; DRIVE, starring Ryan Gosling and directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, and NO ESCAPE, starring Owen Wilson, Lake Bell, and Pierce Brosnan.
Stephanie was recently featured in Screen International’s 2018 edition of Future Leaders: Producers. She oversees Rumble's entire production and development slate, which includes THE BURNT ORANGE HERESY, a noir thriller based on the book of the same name, starring Claes Bang, Elizabeth Debicki, and Christopher Walken; a remake of WAGES OF FEAR, written and to be directed by Ben Wheatley (KILL LIST), and PROXIMA, a sci-fi thriller to be produced in partnership with Will Clarke's Altitude films, among others. Stephanie hails from the San Francisco Bay Area, where she began her career as a theatre producer and director. She holds a BA in Dramatic Art from UC Davis.