the team

the team

Danny Passman, President & Founder 


In May 2010, Danny founded Crybaby Media.  As a development executive at VH1 and fuse, he was responsible for discovering fresh comedy talent for Best Week Ever and also developed several series such as Whitest Kids U' Know and Pants Off Dance Off.  In the digital media space, Danny was the Global Head of Programming & Content Acquisition at Joost after serving as Senior Creative Director at Dailymotion.  He is a (not so recent) graduate of Boston University. 

Ali Walton, Casting/Development Associate


Ali is a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin Madison.  She began her career in entertainment by interning at CBS in Comedy Development.  Since then, she has had the opportunity to learn and work at companies such as CBS, STARZ, Legendary and The Television Academy.  Ali loves being creative and has enjoyed taking improv, acting and writing classes with The Second City throughout the years.