Leo is a founding member of Eastman-Rossi Productions. He produced "10TH AND WOLF" which received a theatrical release and is now a cable favorite. The all-star cast includes Giovanni Rubisi, James Marsden, Piper Perabo, Dennis Hopper, Val Kilmer and of course, Leo Rossi. He also produced "WISEGAL" starring Alyssa Milano and James Caan, which was the highest rated movie ever for the LIFETIME Network and won the 2008 Women's Image Network award for "Outstanding Made For Television Movie."
"THE NAIL, THE STORY OF JOEY NARDONE", which he produced with his wife Lynn Eastman-Rossi, and co-starred with William Forsythe, Tony Danza and Tony Luke Jr. was picked up by Twentieth Century Fox for distribution.
Leo wrote the screenplay "Gotti: In the Shadow of My Father" for Fiore Films. It stars John Travolta, Al Pacino, Ben Foster, Kelly Preston and Chazz Palminteri. Barry Levinson is set to direct with a March 2012 start date. .
Founding member of Eastman-Rossi Productions, Lynn has been in the entertainment industry for the past 26 years. Continuing to grow and change with the times she is busy developing, writing and producing projects for television and film. She has spearheaded the Reality branch of her company with a new show called "Hotel Impossible" starring Anthony Melchiorri on the TRAVEL Channel.
As a writer, she draws on her understanding of the human condition and is very often the female voice in the writing room. Knowing that a good script is the foundation and essential to the rest of the creative process, Lynn says, “A film can only be as good as the story that was written”. She has several scripts in the works "THE WINTER GARDENER" based on the novel by Patricia Hetherington and “RED, RIGHT, RETURN” which she co-wrote with her husband Leo Rossi and James Quattrochi.As a producer she speaks about the unseen amount of time and energy to produce a movie and states, "The planning, effort and personnel to produce and organize every aspect of production is critical. It's all in the details!"
Among others, Lynn produced, THE NAIL: THE STORY OF JOEY NARDONE, which won the Audience Choice Award at the Philadelphia Cinefest and has enjoyed cable and worldwide distribution.
Staying close to her theatre roots she recently produced and directed an original night of theatre in Hollywood titled “I CAN’T BELIEVE THIS IS MY LIFE”. Ms. Eastman-Rossi has directed over 30 plays in the Los Angeles area.