EARLY LIFE: Chadwick was born and raised in Colorado, where he competed as a downhill ski racer for the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, before suffering a lower back injury that shelved his dreams for the Olympic stage.
In 1993, Chadwick attended the University of Colorado [Boulder] before transferred to Harvard where he graduated Cum Laude with a concentration in Psychology. In ’95, he tested for his third Dan Black Belt in TaeKwonDo, and awarded his certificate from the Kukkiwon Headquarters in Seoul, Korea.
Chadwick moved to Los Angeles in ’97 where he worked in Executive Protection as a DoD contractor and within the private sector before starting his work in the entertainment industry. Among some of his assignments included close protection for visiting foreign nationals, dignitaries, Saudi royals, and private security at the Golden Globes and Academy Awards®. In 2013, Chadwick co-founded PMC, Miramar Logistics LLC, and currently sits on the Board of Directors as the company’s Managing Director.
HOLLYWOOD: Chadwick defines multi-hyphenate with a busy career. His work in the entertainment industry began as a voiceover for DIC Entertainment’s hit cartoon series, Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego? which paved his way into the Screen Actors Guild, and later to guest star on a number of popular TV shows including Brotherly Love, Sister Sister and Beverly Hills 90210. In 1999, after a stint on MTV’s Road Rules, Chadwick starred in Toby Keith’s award-winning country music video, You Shouldn’t Kiss Me Like This, and later appeared in several commercials and print campaigns.
In 2001, Chadwick optioned his first feature screenplay and went on to develop properties for Hollywood’s foremost production companies and networks, including Discovery Channel, National Geographic, A&E, and Spike under the banner of his Creative Development Company, Veritas Film & Television (VFT). In 2010, he launched CoffeeRing Entertainment as an indie-arm of VFT to produce short format IP, and from 2013-18, he wrote, directed, produced, and starred in a number of award-winning shorts, including The Rogue Report, For Blood, BOXED, and his latest (winner of two Red Poppy Awards), She Will Be Loved. In addition to his work in short format, Chadwick has written several feature scripts as a WGA writer, and has received numerous Options on his work. He currently has three (3) features in development for 2019-20 production.
As an indie filmmaker with unique insight into all aspects of the creative cycle — from conception through distribution, Chadwick launched DaVinci International Film Festival (DIFF) in May, 2017 with the aim to build a trusted brand for independent filmmakers worldwide. DIFF was an award-winning success out of the gate (“Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals” out of nearly 7000 worldwide). Chadwick is now articulating the DIFF model in his hometown of Nashville, TN with an all-new platform for the indie music artist. NewArtist is set to launch 2019.