Durrell Nelson - Elyon
Durrell is an Associate Professor of Cinematic Arts at Liberty University's Zaki Gordon Center for Cinematic Arts. Mr. Nelson has thirty years in the film industry and has worked in the capacity of actor, stuntman, stunt coordinator, screenwriter, director, and producer. He is the director/producer of Texas Rein. During his career, Mr. Nelson has had the privilege of working on projects directed by Ron Howard, Brian DePalma, Oliver Stone, and Claude LeLouch. As a writer, Mr. Nelson is a recipient of the prestigious Jerome Lawrence Award for his stage play Falling Lightly and first prize winner at the Maryland Film Festival for his screenplay The Home Game, co-written with his wife Rebecca. Most recently he penned the teleplay adaptation for the book Dragonflies, Shadow of Drones.