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I wrote a sketch parody for those crazy kids at NACHO PUNCH where I re-imagined this season of TRUE DETECTIVE as a TV sitcom.  So, whether you loved this season  or you absolutely hated it, you need to check this insanity out!


Peter Gilroy –
Ceciley Jenkins –
Mike McNeal –
Sean Laguna

Directed by Kurt Schmidt
Written and Edited by JohnMark Triplett
Shot by AK
Produced by Peter Forthun and Ryan Pfleiderer
Production Coordinator – JohnMark Triplett

Eric lashes out at his roommate Pete when he interrupts the most important game of the season.

Jason Ross Levy as Eric

JohnMark Triplett as Pete

written, edited, directed – JohnMark Triplett

Tip On How To Control Your Anger: Every time you feel like you’re gonna get angry, just don’t.

It’s almost Halloween and it’s time to get weird with my Lovecraft-inspiredy comedy sketch “CTHULHU’s PIZZA KITCHEN!!!”  Check it out … IF YOU DARE!!!!

edited & directed – JohnMark Triplett

Cast (in order of appearance):

Justin Kupanoff as Maurice Nyarlathotep
JohnMark Triplett as Erich Zahn
Katie Young as Woman in Hell
Kristen Carter as Slave # 1
Matthew Gaskill as Slave # 2
Caitlin Campbell as Slave # 3
Tyson Kroening as Slave # 4
Alisa Peterson as Slave # 5
Josh Kupanoff as Customer
Mary Risk as Hostess

cinematography: Aaron Hall

written: Justin Kupanoff & JohnMark Triplett

gaffer/AC: Arthur Hong

Sound & Mixing: Josh Kupanoff

Costumes: Amanda Hosler

VFX: JMT and Aaron Hall

“Cthulhu’s Pizza Kitchen jingle” written & performed by Josh Kupanoff

The deadliest female assassin in the world takes on a new assignment.

Katie Young as “Violet Red”
JohnMark Triplett as “Jack Handler”
Justin Kupanoff as “Seth Gardner”

written, edited, directed: JohnMark Triplett

special thanks to Melissa “Tiny Dukes” Vilardo


VICE COPS: Stakeout

Posted: September 5, 2014 in Film, Madness

Things quickly go awry as Derrick and Hank stakeout the biggest crank distributor in Los Angeles.

Jason Ross Levy as Detective Hank Hankington

JohnMark Triplett as Detective Derrick Derrickson

written, edited, directed – JohnMark Triplett

VICE COPS: Stakeout

Isn’t it about time there was a male hygiene product?

Jason Ross Levy as Bro # 1

JohnMark Triplett as Bro # 2

Justin Kupanoff as The Spokesperson

written, edited directed: JMT


Who hasn’t had this exact experience when talking to a telemarketer?

Justin Kupanoff as Alan Torkelson
JohnMark Triplett as The Salesman
Melissa Vilardo’s back as Female Co-Workers Back

written, edited, directed – JohnMark Triplett
cinematography – Melissa Vilardo