HARD FOUR was founded by Bronx born Writer/Producer Sean J. Quinn and Director/Producer/Comedian, Brian Cichocki.
Hard Four Productions just completed the Pilot Episode of the new 1/2 hour Comedy Series “Henry the 9th”, starring Happy Anderson (“Bright”, “Mind Hunter”, “Gotham”), written by JD Zeik (“Ronin”, starring Robert DeNiro), and Directed by Brian Cichocki. Sean J. Quinn just finished writing the screenplay “City Love” a Psychological Thriller based on a story by Brian Cichocki, Adam Mucci and Sean J. Quinn.
Directing credits include
Film/TV: Henry the 9th, The Pearl, SCOTUS and the City.
Stage: SOLD, The Homecoming, One for the Road, The Crucible, Refuge, Kerry & Angie, The Homeless Secretary, Fear of Rats, Godspell, Kindertransport, and The Dutchman.
He is also an accomplished Stand-up Comedian, and has appeared on Gotham Comedy Live, AXS TV. He has performed in many New York City Clubs such as Caroline’s on Broadway, Gotham Comedy Club, and Dangerfield’s. He has also opened for and worked with such greats as Paul Reiser, Jim Breuer, Patrice O’Neal, Sebastian Maniscalco, Tom Rhodes, Jackie Martling and many others.
Brian has coached actors for Broadway and Film, and has taught acting and directing at Montclair State University since 2008.
SEAN J. QUINN
Sean J. Quinn co-founded the theatre company “Group of Eight” after an Ensemble Studio Theatre summer conference in the 1990’s. The eight actors and writers, including actor Dolph Lundgren (“The Expendables”, “Rocky IV”), produced plays by Jane Anderson, Stuart Spencer, JD Zeik and Craig Lucas.
Quinn’s acting credits include productions at The Living Theatre, Theatre for the New City, EST and appeared in the indie cult film “Gravesend”, presented by Oliver Stone. During his tenure as one of the Lead Engineers for The Nederlander Producing Company of America, Quinn studied playwriting at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. His play Drink was workshopped by Drama Desk Award Winning Director Josh Hecht. Quinn’s other plays have been read at EST, Naked Angels and his play “Money Grubbin’ Whores” premiered OFF BROADWAY at the Lion Theatre. He has written several screenplays, published short stories and has developed scripts for Vin Diesel’s production company One Race Films.
Hard Four Productions
Sean J. Quinn (President) • Writer, Producer
Brian Cichocki (Vice-President) • Director, Producer