Nicholas Tana is a published author and an award-winning playwright. He served as Associate Director for ESPN before starting his own production company, Smart Media L.L.C., for which he has written, produced, and directed numerous commercials. At the young age of 24, Nicholas published a one-act play called "The Nun the Bum and the Gun" in The Rockford Review, which won the Short & NEAT One Act Play Festival in 2000 as well as The Arts in The Park award in 2002. He has worked as a contributing writer for the fashion magazine 944 and movie and entertainment magazine Moving Pictures. In addition, he is in the early developmental stages of a documentary follow-up to Sticky called Committed: The Truth About Marriage and Monogamy.