Who We Are
A good story told well is capable of changing lives
We are committed to developing and producing socially conscious motion pictures and narrative media that appeal to a mass audience. For every film we make, we carefully pair it with a social cause and match it with charitable partners through which we can serve. Believing that every human has value, we find the greatest joy in helping the next person.
A Creative Partnership
Luminous Pictures is led by a creative partnership between Ezio Lucido and Jacoby Shaddix.
Ezio has completed over 100 entities for film, television, marketing, and media. He recently produced 10 Mountains 10 Years, narrated by Anne Hathaway, which garnered 28 international awards and donated proceeds to charity as well as directing the 6 most recent music videos for Papa Roach.
Jacoby is the founder and lead vocalist of the Grammy Award nominated and multi-platinum band Papa Roach. He has sold more than 20 million albums worldwide and is represented by CAA. Film and television soundtrack contributions include Training Day, Pay It Forward, The Sopranos, CSI, and Cold Case.