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BIO

A writer, director and producer, Anthony is best known for his pioneering work on the blockbuster "Call of Duty" video game franchise.

 

Born in Liverpool, England, Anthony received a first class Bachelor of Science  Honors degree from Lancaster University in Computer Science, majoring in Artificial Intelligence  and Natural Language Processing.

 

 

He moved to Los Angeles in 2004 to produce "Call of Duty" for Sony PlayStation and Microsoft Xbox. In 2010, he wrote the screenplay and directed "Call of Duty: Black Ops," which, as of 2014, remains the bestselling video game of all time, grossing almost $2 billion in sales. In 2012, the sequel "Call of Duty: Black Ops II", which he also wrote and directed, grossed $1 billion in just fifteen days, breaking the world record as the fastest billion dollar gross in the history of entertainment.

 

Along with working with many senior military experts and veterans, he has worked with and directed many well known names including Ed Harris, Gary Oldman, Sam Worthington, Kiefer Sutherland, Michael Keaton and Lt. Colonel Oliver North to name a few.

 

 

In 2014 Anthony formed Prisoner Six Productions, a Los Angeles based production company developing both TV and movie projects. In October 2014 he was invited to become a Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council, a distinguished Washington DC think tank.