About Chris

Christopher Kai Olsen is an EMMY®-winning (and three time EMMY®-nominated) writer/producer/director. His work has premiered at the Harris Theater in Chicago, the Chicago International Film Festival, and the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock, Arkansas, and includes the Emmy®-Nominated PBS documentaries THE ARTSIDERS® and BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS, the best selling animated television series VeggieTales®, the critically acclaimed story ballet THE WHITE CITY, and numerous films, including BUTTERFLY, FOSSE:PRELUDE (featuring Ann Reinking), FANCY, the animated THE KARL DAHL SHOW™, and a wide range of high profile commercial, experiential, and interactive productions. In his spare time, Chris can be found speaking at film festivals, arts events, and educational institutions across the country, and really appreciates a well-made chai tea latte.