Tricky Hale Films

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Director (at) TrickyHaleFIlms (dot) com


    Troy is a 21-time Emmy Award winner and has been nominated over 40 times for his work as a Documentary Filmmaker and television journalist. He  has also won 10 Telly awards, 6 Worldfest Film Festival , a CINE Golden Eagle Award , an Addy, and an Edward R. Murrow award.  Tricky Hale Films recent film, “Missing Moon Rocks”, won an Emmy Award and was nominated for Best Short Documentary at the Orlando FIlm Festival.  Troy teaches Film and Journalism at Michigan State University.  Troy has spent the last 15 years in broadcasting. Troy has worked as a Documentary Director, Producer for MSU/The Big Ten Network, a Reporter for Press Pass TV out of New York and as an Investigative Journalist with KMSP Fox 9 Television in Minneapolis, MN. Troy has had stops at WSVN Fox 7 in Miami, ABC 6/FOX 28 in Columbus Ohio. ABC 24 in Memphis and NBC 25 in Hagerstown, MD. He began his broadcast career as a Disc. Jockey for WYLI radio. He has covered hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, fires, presidential elections, local news, the MTV Video Music Awards, Tyson/Lewis fight, the Big Ten, NBA, NFL, MLB, NHL, MLS and anything else with an abbreviation. Along the way he has picked up an Edward R. Murrow award, 2 Associated Press awards, 3 National  National Press Photography Association, Best of Photojournalism awards.