"Quit Talking About It, Do It!"
About Us
InTroubleZone Productions (ITZ) was started over 15 years ago by television and movie veteran Chuck Ardezzone.   ITZ is currently producing global reality television shows for major networks such as A&E, CMT, Discovery Channel, TLC, TruTV, OWN, & many more. ITZ's home office & studio is based in Naples, Florida, which provides access to larger than life characters that live and work in very interesting worlds.  ITZ has assembled a top-level team consisting of film & television professionals that strive for perfection on all projects. ITZ is currently expanding staff members and office locations with satellite operations in Los Angeles, New York, Miami, and Toronto.  The crew has worked with producers from many major networks including Discovery, A&E, Spike, History, Bravo, and more.  ​Please take time to review our production crew below.​
Chuck Ardezzone CEO / Executive Producer  

     ​Chuck has over seventeen years experience in the TV & Film industry. Chuck recently produced and sold a series to CMT called “Smokers and Gamblers” that is currently in production. Chuck and ITZ also recently produced two pilots for A&E and Discovery that are in development. Chuck and his team at ITZ produce 100’s of hours of TV shows each year. Chuck started his career with guest star roles on shows such as "Law & Order", "Third Watch", "As The World Turns", “Burn Notice” and “Average Joe” on NBC. He has also guest starred in independent films such as "The Believer" with Ryan Gosling, "Wedding Daze" with Joe Pantoliano, and “L.I.E.” with Brian Cox. Samples of his work can be found at chuckardezzone.com. Chuck owns and operates a 4,000 square foot studio and one of the most successful production companies in Southwest Florida. Chuck has produced over 600 regional television commercials, starred in over 25 national advertisements, and is producing over twenty reality show sizzle reels per year for all of the major networks both domestically & worldwide. Chuck currently has more than ten Executive Producer credits with major networks and associated top-level production companies.
Frank Monti COO / Executive Producer  

     ​Frank has been in the entertainment marketing business for the last fifteen years.  He has been producing successful Reality TV shows such as "V8 Muscle Bikes", "Fraud Dog", and "The World Record Used Car Challenge".  He is currently developing and producing ten new reality shows for major Television networks.  He has also worked with producers of shows such as Pawn Stars, Intervention, Blind Date, The Biggest Loser, and Millionaire Matchmaker. Frank has also accumulated more than ten Executive Producer credits. He has partnered with Leftfield Productions which includes the show "Tobacco Wars".
Brent K Beauchamp  Production Manager / Producer

​​   Brent has been in the television industry for over fifteen years. From the early 2000's until 2008 he worked for a Tampa Bay television station producing the television shows "Hooked On Fishing", "FishFinder", & "Average Angler Adventures". He has had one Florida Emmy nomination for best long-form show while producing "Average Angler Adventures" and other commendations for quality programming and viewership. He has also worked with producers from major networks which have shows such as "Top Gear USA", "America's Biggest Loser", & "Monster Garage".

Jeremy James  Director Of Photography / Producer

   Jeremy has worked in the television industry for over ten years.  He has worked with producers from many major networks including Discovery Channel, TBS, TLC, Spike, and History.  He has produced over 200 commercials in the past five years with clients all over the southeast.  His recent projects include "V8 Muscle Bikes","Paradise Coast Wives", and "Jumbolair".  ​
Demitri Blanco  Casting Director

Dem​​itri has been with ITZ for over two years having worked on various projects including "V8 Muscle Bikes", "Jumbolair", "Fashionistas", and many more. Demitri has also worked as audio technician, director, writer, and photographer on many shows.​ 

Logan Jones  Editor / Shooter

Logan has been with ITZ for two years.  He started his career, earning a degree at the highly acclaimed "Hampshire College" in Amherst, MA.  He has worked on a number of independent films.  He has been involved with most of ITZ's major projects as a photographer, audio technician, and video editor.  Logan has also won awards for various movie shorts he has produced. 
Kathy Prutos  Marketing Director/Public Relations

Kathleen G. Prutos has 30 years professional experience as a senior executive and consultant as president of Prutos Public Relations & Marketing, Inc., a Naples, Florida-based public relations agency. She has helped positioned companies and brands to deliver long-term profitability in corporate, venture capital and entrepreneurial environments, extending from tourism and travel to medical, wholesale and retail businesses.
Liss Perez  Associate Producer

  Liss has been with IntroubleZone since 2013. She uses her bilingual skills
to do casting and production for both English and Spanish language programming.​