Award-winning filmmaker, Tosin Coker was born in San Francisco, California. He traveled back to his Hometown, Abeokuta, Nigeria as a young kid but returned to the U.S. at the age of 14. Now 32 years old, the Los Angeles-based director is the CEO of Skylar Pictures.
Coker was educated at the Art Institute of California in Los Angeles for Bachelors Degree and attended the Academy of Art University in San Francisco for his Masters Degree. He has Produced, Directed and Edited music videos for international talents, documentaries, silent narratives and short films.
Coker has featured many talented and award winning actors in his projects including Emmy Award Winner, Diahnna Nicole Baxter (“Scandal” and “True Blood”) and Elimu Nelson (“House of Lies”, “Things Never Said” and “Private Practice”) in his short film ‘Doorways’.