Founder / President
Isabella Blake-Thomas has been in the industry since 2006 and is very experienced in all aspects of filmmaking. She currently plays Princess January in Disney's "Secret Society of Second Born Royals", available now on Disney+.
Isabella has also appeared in ABC's "Once Upon a Time", Nickelodeon's "Game Shakers" and many other projects. Being company founder and President, Isabella uses her personal knowledge of the industry to create and lead projects that will inspire, educate and entertain.
Founder / Resident Director
Elizabeth Blake-Thomas is an award-winning director and philanthropist, having just completed her 8th feature film with numerous more slated this year. Along with her talented daughter Isabella, she co-founded Mother & Daughter Entertainment. One of Elizabeth's priorities is to strive to have each project represented by at least 50% women on both cast and crew. A regular on panels at Sundance, Cannes and Toronto International Film Festival, Elizabeth mentors wherever possible, ensuring she sends the elevator back down to all other female directors and filmmakers.
Abbie Georganna is a storytelling actress and producer
who is well-versed in the industry. From acting with an Academy-Award nominee in Evie Rose, to helping
produce multiple films and projects with MDE,
Abbie loves being involved in all creative aspects of filmmaking. Together with the MDE team, she helps
create projects that will inspire, educate and entertain, striving to "make content that matters".
Co-Producer / Writer
Abby Alben is a recent UCLA grad interested in multiple aspects of the film industry. At MDE, Abby works as a writer and co-producer, helping to develop, pitch and produce films, TV pilots and miscellaneous media projects. She also assists in editing and graphic design, running the MDE social media accounts. She is passionate about telling stories and upholding MDE's motto, "making content that matters."