Graduate of UCLA film school and over the last twenty years, he has worked on numerous feature films, television programs, commercials and music videos. .His experience has been in all fields of production alongside Hollywood’s greats, continuing a tradition of learning from the industry’s best: Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, Ridley Scott, John Landis, ZalmanKing on such blockbuster films as Titanic and many others.He has written and directed a feature-length horror/thriller entitled Something’s Wrong in Kansas. He has also, written, produced and directed several critically-acclaimed short films. His spy-thriller short Petra and comedy farce Finding Mr. Right have been accepted to several prestigiousfilm festivals. His growing YouTube channel Royal Strut features his latest music videos and comedy sketches.
After a lucrative career in finance for Wells Fargo & JPMorgan in NYC, Raider move into entertainment, producing the hit TV show Surprise! Instant Christmas and EIC on Seasons 1-3 of the series The CarbonaroEffect. Recently, Raider has been line Producer on the Rated Red and Sony Digital series Hype Up, Line Producer on Twin Turbos on Discover and Line Producer on the series Rahat’sTerror Traps for the digital channel Laugh Out Loud through Lionsgate. Brian has produced feature films Grey Skies, Uncle Melvin’s Apartment and Americons. His company Brian Raider Media creates independent, high-quality content and oversees an equity finance division. He is repedand packaged at Octagon Entertainment, a leader in sports management and global branding.