Ricky Nixx is an American Film Director, Screenwriter and Talk Radio Host from the Greater New Orleans area of Southeast Louisiana. Upon graduating from Destrehan High School in May 2009, Nixx worked several jobs at restaurants and on film sets paying his way through college in New Orleans. Afterwards, in August 2010, Nixx enlisted in the United States Navy in the Submarine Corps and was stationed out of Pearl Harbor, HI. After being Honorably Discharged in 2013, Ricky Nixx moved to Los Angeles, CA to continue his dreams of working in Hollywood. He Graduated from The Los Angeles Film School in Hollywood, CA in September 2014. He currently resides in Orlando, FL. He considers directors such as Stanley Kubrick, Quentin Tarantino, Spike Lee, Kevin Smith, Baz Luhrmann, Billy Wilder, Christopher Nolan, Nicholas Winding Refn and Jean-Luc Goddard as his biggest influences as a filmmaker and his favorite film is “Leon: The Professional”. His recurring projects include his video blog entries, film reviews, and podcast, DEFIANT GIANT RADIO.