Derrick Jay Thomas (better known by his stage name D-Teflon ) is an American actor, film and television producer, writer, musician, media personality, entrepreneur. He is the managing partner and co-founder of the entertainment production company Alliance Entertainment Group.
He is principally responsible for packaging combining actors, writers & directors, as well as overseeing projects & contract negotiations & has joint responsibility for signing new talent.and is in charge of all concept development on new film & television projects & everyday operations.
With the head offices based in Los Angeles California & Sarasota Florida company specializes in providing VIP services for some of Hollywood’s A-List Celebrities & Executives, model & talent management, as well major studio film & television production in USA & Canada & Overseas.
His love for the Entertainment Industry has influenced him to explore all avenues of the business, including Public Relations, Media Marketing, Nightclub Management, Film & Television industry & Celebrity Protection & Model & Talent Management working at the highest level with the top industry professionals for the past 25yrs.
D-Teflon started off in the late 90’s working as a P.A on an Internship learning the ropes of Development and Creative Affairs at Mirage Films working under mentor Academy Award Winning Producer/Director Sydney Pollack.
During his tenure, he was responsible for international sales & distribution as well as working as an assistant associate producer for Pollack & produced more than a dozen films for the company.
Combining his financial sensibility with an eye for filmmaking, merging the Alliance Brand started his own independent film company creating Vision Films Studios in 2010 along with producing Partner Mallory Scott who was the former President of Fly Vision Films Entertainment.
The company produces major studio production television projects such as true crime based documentaries and independent motion picture film features.
D-Teflon as a film & television producer has produced now over 30 film/tv projects & is responsible for all daily operations that include Marketing, Finance distribution promotion & business affairs with an overall objective to green light contracts & produce market & release film & tv projects.
Most notably known for her portrayal of the ever so hopeless romantic Theresa Lopez-Fitzgerald on the NBC Soap Opera “Passions”, from 1999-2008.
Look out for her latest film “A Mother’s Suspicion”, the thriller “Nightmare Nurse” and coming soon a horror of all horror films “Death House”.