Nic Morse

(Creative Director, Co-Founder)

is a co-founder of Protagonist Pizza Productions and a recent graduate from the University of Illinois for Theatre Studies. He has worked on over 50+ filmed projects in his youthful career and will not stop anytime soon. Filmmaking and video making are Nic's passions and he hopes that Protagonist Pizza can become a fully-fledged film company in the near future.

Jon Murphy

(Producer, Co-Owner)

is a junior in the University of Illinois Advertising program where he is the current president of Potted Meat Sketch Comedy. He has worked on numerous video and film projects, and he has many more coming down the line. He is currently developing his web series, DELIVERED, which will start production in fall 2018.


Ethan Miles Perry (Artistic Director, Co-Owner)

is from Detroit, Michigan. He is a junior studying acting at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He's been in Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play (dir. Lisa Gaye Dixon), and Romeo & Juliet (dir. Robert G. Anderson) at Krannert. Outside of Krannert, he's been in Good Kids, the Music Man, Guys & Dolls, and Life, Death, and other Coincidences. He hopes you enjoy our work and stick around for the great things to come!