Best-selling author and award award-winning photographer/artist Tommy Anderson enjoys his role as a motivational speaker and Co-Host of “The Take it Back Show” with Tommy and Tina (Hargett) on the IQ Podcast Network in San Diego. An accomplished screenwriter and Associate Producer on “Life After Oblivion," a film based on his screenplay, Tommy is routinely cast as an actor in commercials, television, and film.
Tommy and his writing partner Susie Schaefer co-founded Movie Muse Productions, a screenplay writing and editing company. Susie is also an accomplished actor, author, publisher, and former radio personality. Tommy and Susie’s work has earned them several award nominations and were recently named Best Script 2020 by the New York Independent Cinema Awards for their screenplay adaptation of the novel Where the Sweetgrass Grows.
As a founding member of VetPics Film Productions, Tommy gives back thought the all-veteran independent film production company which produced "Life after Oblivion." Most recently Tommy was seen as the face of the national Spotify commercial as the man with the dancing dog. His best-selling novel Haboob Wind is now a screenplay and his new novel Two Million Steps is currently in production.
Before moving to the Los Angeles area, Tommy lived in Madison Wisconsin and had a full career firefighter/paramedic with the Madison Fire Department and later retired from the U.S. Air Force Air National Guard. Tommy is a member of various organizations, including the Hollywood American Legion Post 43, Veterans in Media and Entertainment, the U.S. Press Association, and serves as a photo-journalist with the California American Legion Press Association. To learn more and reach out to Tommy, visit www.thetommyanderson.com.