Stephen McKendree and R. Presley Stephens
Stephen McKendree and R. Presley Stephens are winners of a $100 Merit Award in the 2011 HCC-Ybor Festival of the Moving Image Florida Filmmakers Contest for their co-produced production You've Got Hell.
About the Film
After discovering each other on the Internet, a young man and woman plan to meet but their respective best friends attempt to talk them out of it with fantastic horror stories of Internet dating gone bad.
About the Filmmakers
Director Stephen McKendree is Seminole native, St. Petersburg resident and a graduate of the International Academy of Design & Technology. Writer-producer R. Presley Stephens is a Tampa resident and a graduate of the University of Florida College of Journalism. Their previous co-production A Piece of My Heart won honorable mention at the 2010 Ybor Film Festival.
Also involved in the production were executive producer Kelly Mikes (Tampa resident), producer Nicole Pennington (University of Florida student), lead actor Chris Ingle (St. Petersburg resident), lead actress Rhea Rossiter (Riverview resident), and supporting actors Julie Zwissler (Seminole resident), Eric Burgess (Riverview resident) and Jay Frank (Palm Harbor resident).