Nelson Bright born July 26, 1985 is a Nigerian filmmaker, Media Consultant advertiser, screenwriter, and actor. With over 15 years Traditional & Digital Arts Experience, with training from the APTECH and NIIT as an Oracle database professional , web programmer, systems administrator, A University of Port harcourt Computer Science drop out at the time he self thought himself his 3d and Motion graphics design skills before returning to the University of Port Harcourt again in 2004 to train as a sculptor which he later dropped out again, he ,moved and trained with the New York Film Academy school short course in Film making specializing in Directing / Cinematography, he enlisted again for the Del-York International Short film Making program to train as a production Designer in Makeup Costumes and Set Design.
His career began in career in Media at 18 years as a graphics designer and later website designer, training multinational staff as early as 19 years in Media and Communication software and practice, with colorful commissions from the Softquest systems company owned by kehinde Ojo he was opportune to consult for Nigerian Federal Government , NDDC and RSSDA with sub contracted jobs from the Bayelsa State Government,
He registered WetClay services in 2001 and later would upgrade it to a limited liability company that enjoyed patronage from UCL Ceramics, Aveon Offshore, Total CPFA (Close Pensions fund Administrators) and Total E&P where he worked as a media officer in the restructuring of the company management system inline with the NASDAQ requirement for the Nigerian multinational affiliate to be enlisted in the New York stock exchange.
He left his job as a Multinational consultant to the oil company to pursue a full time career in media in 2013, while retaining some of the contracts. he began his career with a music video from Billy Dolomite, a co member of his child hood rap group Tuck Tyght, and Dice Angel a big Benin sensation with rumors of an upcoming shoot for gospel Artist Kaydee Numbere Nigerian A list musician Duncan Mighty and Timaya in January 2017
Nelson Bright is single, and shuttles Lagos and Port Harcout, on various media projects, he is currently in pre production for his international Picture Dark Art. A film about a disturbed African genius painter being investigated for murder, the film has been in pre production for 4 years.
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