The Production Team
Peter Levermann - Lead Editor
Peter has edited and produced programs for multiple television outlets including, NBC, Spike TV, SYFY, Lifetime and Animal Planet, to name just a few. A true multi-hyphenate, he served as Producer, Cinematographer, and Editor on a variety of film and television projects, including the Sundance Grand Jury Prize Nominee North Starr and the award-winning documentary Race Across America. He is currently working with Criss Angel, combining cutting edge magic with state of the art video technology.
Eric Schwartz - Associate Producer
Eric is an Iraq War veteran, film editor and military technical consultant. Schwartz served as the sole combat correspondent with 1st Battalion, 4th Marines, and Regimental Combat Team 8 during two tours in Iraq. While assigned to the Marine Corps Motion Picture and Television Liaison Officein Los Angeles, he advised film productions involving the Marine Corps. After eight years as an active duty Marine, Schwartz was invited and continued to work on the Capers project where he took on the role and duties of associate producer. Since serving honorably, he has studied film at Los Angeles Film School and done research & development with productions broadcast on Discovery (USA), A&E Networks, and Discovery Asia.
Kenny Wright - Story
A California native, Kenny is a writer and producer who gravitates toward dramatic stories, both in the scripted and documentary spaces. As a graduate of Loyola Marymount University's School Of Film and Television, Kenny has produced and developed story content for A&E, Discovery Networks, and the History Channel.
Ethan E. Rocke - Story
is a New York Times bestselling author and an award-winning photographer. Rocke served as an infantryman with the Army's 101st Airborne Division before enlisting in the Marine Corps as a combat correspondent. As Public Affairs Chief at the Marine Corps Motion Picture and Television Liaison Office in Los Angeles, he served as a consultant on dozens of television shows, documentaries, and several feature films. Ethan’s work has been published in the New York Times online, USA Today, American Legion Magazine, Upworthy and many others. He is a contributing writer for Maxim Magazine and co-author of The Last Punisher: A SEAL Team THREE Sniper’s True Account of the Battle of Ramadi.
Mike Gattanella - Story
Mike is an award-winning writer & producer of unscripted television. His series have spanned multiple genres and taken him to five continents and dozens of countries around the globe. Mike has years of experience running the logistics of productions both large and small, but his passion lies with the storytelling behind great programming. These past few years, Mike has increasingly focused on creating high-end documentary, travel and recreation series.
Jay Nichols - Finishing Editor
Jay is an L.A. native whose passion for television and film began while working on network sitcoms at Warner Bros Studios. His encounter with Errol Morris at Radical Media and pivotal experience working alongside Joe Berlinger deepened his understanding of the power and responsibility of documentary film. After 20 years in the industry Jay has cut over 400 Docu-series episodes in a wide variety of genres as well as award-nominated Sports programing and shorts. His deep enthusiasm for cinematic storytelling is matched only by his total dedication to the craft of film editing, his world-class technical expertise and his undisputed love for the art.
Co-Producer - JT Winkler
EIC- LB Horschler
Director of Photography - Michael Millikan
Director of Photography - Brian Dee
Audio - Joe Shim
Audio - Ric Hase
Audio - Eric Braa
Mixer -Sean O'Brien
Post Supervisor - William Hofstadter
Editor - Paul Jensen
Assistant Editor - Ryan Togioka
Assistant Editor - Wayne Reese
Assistant Editor - Walter DeLeon
Young Capers Voice Over - Jerome Hawkins
Exec Assistant - Nicole Behar
Researcher- Sophie Benson
Art Assistant - Morgan Begg