Eric Gaunaurd – EP / Founder of Paradiso Pictures
Paradiso Pictures & Executive Producer Eric Gaunaurd has produced over a dozen films & TV shows over the last six years. Most recently, Eric sold the IP titled DON’T DATE ROSA SANTOS to Disney + to develop as a feature. Eric is producing the docu-series with Macro called BAILE. Eric is also producing the feature THE SUNSHINE WARD starring Brooklynn Prince (Apple + Home Before Dark, The Florida Project) with Lea Thompson directing (Back to the Future, Some Kind of Wonderful). Eric is also producing the film DeMonica starring Paulina Gaitan. Eric was the Executive Producer and Showrunner for Nickelodeon’s hit show titled I AM FRANKIE (42 episodes), MTV’s SWIPE DATE (15 episodes), as well as 60 - half hour episodes for MTV's Ridiculousness.
Eric produced the feature length Documentary SPECTRUM OF HOPE for the Sundance Channel and also produced the feature film CALLOUSED HANDS, distributed by Amazon. He also produced THE ACTING LESSON for HBO Films (Winner of the Jury Award for Best Film - NY Latino Film Festival) as well as ESCONDIDO for Showtime Networks & their Latino Filmmaker Showcase.
Eric has Executive Produced the pilots BERMUDA MYSTERIES & PLANET MARCIA for
Nickelodeon International & Bake Sale Battle for MTV. He produced a 20 episode web series for
NBC/Telemundo Network called EL MAESTRO & EL MAESTRO PURA MUSICA starring Latin
music icon Luis Enrique.