Alyson Richards

Alyson Richards

Program Completed at the CFC

Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange

Completion Year


Current Information

Current Company

Edyson Entertainment

Current Title



Alyson has been working in film and television since 1999 and got her start on the Ottawa based cable series The Tom Green Show. Since then, she has gone on to produce the critically acclaimed feature film THE LAST NEW YEAR as well as numerous award winning short films. With a strong background in production including Line Producing television pilots and feature films, Alyson turned her attention to development. In 2009, in her position as Vice President of Production and Creative Affairs she was sent to Los Angeles to open and run the US office for The Nightingale Company. After securing representation with 3Arts Entertainment, the company now has a first look deal with Content Media and series in development on both sides of the border. Alyson is currently producing a feature documentary commissioned by HBO Canada on legendary comedian/director David Steinberg that launched production on the set of Curb Your Enthusiasm.