Los Angeles 2018 - current:

Independent Producer, Stansbury Studios

Presently developing the following feature films and documentaries, both in-house and for co-producers:

“LOVE BEATS” ​(SSI) Producer/Writer/Director (in prep);

“LOAD FACTOR” ​(SSI) Producer/Writer/Director (in development);

“LOLITACOP” ​(SSI/indieFeatures) Producer/Writer/Director (in development);

“GROWING GREEN” ​(EG Productions) Exec Producer;

“THE KING OF POT” ​(E8 Productions) Associate Producer;

“END RUN”​ (SSI) Producer;
“BOLLY-WALLA” ​(SSI) Producer;
“DAMAGED”​ (SSI) Producer;

Executive Strategic Counsel and President of Acquisitions,  Valiant Eagle TV Inc.

Responsible for the strategic business and creative development of the Valiant Eagle Group (OTC), as a public corporate entity, for the acquisitions of its original programming and the production of its commercial productions arm, AdMasters.


London/Los Angeles 1993-2017: freelance producer-editor

Owns and operates DR1CAM, a drone cinematography company, and Stansbury Pictures, an independent film production company, as well as Chris Ross Leong Photography and Cabal Productions. He writes, produces, directs, DP's, and edits - but not all at once.

“THE BURROW” ​(Faustian Productions) Co-Producer, DP, Composer, Sound and Finishing Editor (in post);

“A.IDENTITY CRISIS” ​(SSI/TheCabal) Producer/Writer/Director/Editor (in post);

“OKTV” ​(OKTV) Exec Producer, Supervising Editor*;
“TWO TOES” ​(Meriwether Prods), Sizzle Editor*;
“WARNING SHOT” ​(Seafoam Pictures), Finishing Editor;
“hEAR” ​(Ann Stimac Prods), Sizzle Editor, Finishing Editor*;
“INTERVIEW WITH THE DEVIL” ​(Illumination Light Prods), Director/Preditor, Sizzle*;

“JAKE COLEMAN TRADING SYSTEMS” ​(Matt Harris,​ ​Producer), Producer/editor*;

“THIS DAY FORWARD”​ (Meriwether Productions, Brian Ide, dir), Finishing Editor;

“'85 CHICAGO BEARS:THE GREATEST TEAM IN HISTORY” ​(Scott Prestin, dir), Finishing Editor*;

“ID CRISIS” ​(Cabal Productions), Producer, Writer, Director, Editor*;

"Dr, DEATH" (Cabal Productions), co-Producer, writer, co-Director, DP, Editor*;

"A.IDENTITY" (Cabal Productions), co-Producer, writer, co-Director, DP, Editor*;

In 2017, Chris formed, an aerial cinematography company.

In 2016, Chris took time off from film and TV and wrote 13 novelettes, all available on Amazon and Kindle

"SUGAR SUSPECT" (Cabal Productions), Director*;

“DISH NATION” (Fox TV), Editor*;

“NOW EAT THIS” (Empirical Reality), Editor*;

“MODEL EMPLOYEE” (Giant Pirates / VH1), Editor*;

“PREDATOR ONE” (SSI), Producer, Writer;

“JUVENILE PAROLE” (Kinetic Content / A&E), Editor, pilot*;

“MILLIONAIRE INTERVENTION” (Fox TV / VH1), Editor, presentation pilot*;

“HAL DAVID: Gershwin Award Acceptance” (Library of Congress), DP, Editor,

Acceptance speech for White House award presentation*; 

“KENYA AND CARL” (GRB Entertainment / Sundance Channel), Editor*;

“THE GREATEST GAME SHOW IN THE WORLD” (Wheeler-Sussman / TBS), Editor, pilot*;

“DESIGINING EDEN” (Asylum Entertainment / OWN), Editor, pilot*;

“SYMPHONY FOR HAITI” (Tumbleweed Entertainment), Editor;

“LOST & FOUND” (LMNO TV / OWN), Editor*;

“HARVEST” (Kinetic Content / History Channel), Editor*;

“THE OPERATORS: MOSCOW MISSION”  (Midnight Monarch Prods), 

Director, Editor, Post House*;

“MY FAIR WEDDING” (Pilgrim Films&Television / WE), Editor*; 


    (Rogan/Jurva/The Library of Congress/post), Editor, Post House*;

“SPEAK” (Tumbleweed Entertainment/post) Editor, Post House;

“THE SEEDLING” (Illumination Light Productions / SSI), Writer, Director, Editor*; 

“KARIM & SUHA” (Roberta Munroe Productions / United Nations) DP, Editor, Post House*;

“MAJA” (Roberta Munroe Productions / United Nations) DP, Editor, Post House*;

“GHOST HUNTERS: ACADEMY” (Pilgrim Films & Television / SyFy) Editor*;

“GHOST INTERVENTION: MEDIUMS” (Pilgrim Films & Television / TLC) Editor*;

“DOING DAVINCI” (Pilgrim Films & Television / Discovery Channel), Editor *;

“OMEGA POINT: 2012” (SSI), Producer, Writer, Director, Editor;

“5150” (SSI), Producer, Writer, Director, Editor;

“GHOST HUNTERS” (Pilgrim Films & Television / SciFi Channel), Editor*;

“MAKE ME A SUPERMODEL” (Tiger Aspect USA/Bravo TV) Editor*;

“MAKE ME A SUPERMODEL - CASTING SPECIAL” (Tiger Aspect/Bravo TV)  Preditor*;

“MODEL LATINA” (SiTV) Editor*;

“NINE SHADES OF PLEASANT” (Moondog Productions, feature) complete Post Production;

“The KATIE BROWN WORKSHOP” (Irwin Ent/PBS) Editor, Post Production Mixer)*;

“CELEBRITY REHAB with Dr. DREW” (Irwin Entertainment/VH-1, Editor, Avid)*;

“SMILE-YOU'RE UNDER ARREST” (Satin Telles/Fox, Pilot, Editor, Avid)*;

“Untitled Maria Baltazzi Project” (Sojourn CBS/CBS, Pilot, Editor, Avid)*;

“CON-TEST” (Malone/Mastro for Stu Billett Prods/Spike TV, Preditor, Mixer, FCP HD)*;

“LOVE DECOYS” (The Wolper Organization/Court TV Pilot, Preditor, Mixer, Avid)*;

“SHOW & SELL” (The Wolper Organization/Style Channel Pilot, Preditor, Mixer, Avid)*;

“BOOT” (prod. Hannah Cash, Assoc Producer/Preditor, FCP, Pro Tools);

“DIEGO IBARROLA SPRING PROJECT” (Mambola Productions Pilot, DP, Editor, 

     Mixer, Aaton, HDV, FCP, Pro Tools, Sountrack Pro);

“DAVID L. WOLPER TRIBUTE” (The Wolper Organization/NAB 2007,

     Preditor, Mixer, Avid/FCP/Pro Tools)*;

“EAST FEAST” (EELLC/Pilot, Producer, Director, DP, Post Prod (HDV,FCP)*;

“VACACION!” (Midnight Train Media/ Picture Editor, Sound Designer, Mixer, FCP)*;

“INSTANT BEAUTY PAGEANT” (Mark Wolper/Style Network, Picture Editor, Avid)*; 

     Supervising Sound Designer, Mixer (Avid, ProTools, WaveFrame)*;


    (10x10/The CW, Picture Editor, Avid)*;

“THE SPRINGER HUSTLE” (NBCU/VH-1, Supervising Picture Editor (Avid)*;

“EXTREME MAKEOVER: HOME EDITION” (Endemol/ABC), Emmy Award Nominee,    

    Best Editor (2004, 2005, 2006), Emmy Award, Best Reality Show (2005), 

    Emmy Award   Nomination, Best Series (2004), People’s Choice Award, Best Reality 

    Series 2004, 2005), Supervising Picture Editor, Supervising Sound Designer, Mixer 

   (Avid, ProTools, Logic)*;

“SURPRISE! (Live Like A Star)” (Small Cages/20th TV), Pilot Editor (Avid)*;

“ANIMAL KIDDING” (LMNO TV/Animal Planet), Show Editor (Avid)*

    (Gold Medal and Best Program (Family & Children's) NYFestivals);

“EXTREME DATING” (Small Cages/20th TV), Show Editor (Avid)*;

“CLASSMATES” (Unrecognizable/20th TV), Pilot Editor (Avid)*;

“BEYOND WITH JAMES VAN PRAAGH” (Tribune/WB), Show Editor (Avid)*;

“RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT” (Woodridge/TBS), Editor (Avid)*;

”GUINESS PRIMETIME (LMNO TV/Fox), Show Editor (Symphony)*;

“BOOT CAMP” (LMNO TV/Fox), Editor (Avid)*;

“MTV'S TRUTH” (LMNO TV/MTV), Show Editor, Mixer (Avid)*;

“SINCE YOU'VE BEEN GONE” (LMNO TV/Fox), Lead Editor (Avid)*;

“KRYPTON FACTOR” (LMNO TV/Fox), Lead Editor (Avid)*;

“SUPER SURGERY” (LMNO TV/Discovery Health), Mixer*;

“CITY MEDICALS” (LMNO TV/Discovery Health), Mixer*;

“TRAVEL CHANNEL'S SECRETS OF… ” (LMNO TV/Travel Channel), Editor (Avid)*;

“THE WORLD’S BEST… ” (LMNO TV/Travel Channel), Editor (Avid)*;


”NEW ATTITUDES”(LMNO TV/LifeTime), Staff Editor (Avid), Mixer*;

”KIDS SAY THE DARNDEST THINGS with Bill Cosby' (LMNO TV/CBS), Staff Avid   

     Editor* (Gold Medal Award, New York Festivals);

”SWEET UNDERGROUND ” (A Sweet Prod) Supervising Sound Editor, Dialog Editor;

“FROG & WOMBAT ” (Pigtail Prods/Fantasy) 35mm Editor (Picture);

”GHOST DOG”, “TIME UNDER FIRE” (Royal Oaks Entertainment) Dialog Editor;

“The UNDERGROUND” (PM Entertainment) Dialog Editor, Mixer~;

“2112” (a.k.a. TERMINAL FORCE II, Interlight Prods) Dialog Editor;

“FULL MOON RISING” (FMR Entertainment) Dialog Editor;

“AQUAPHOBIA” (USC) Sound Designer, Sound Editor (Teluride '97 Award winner);

“GENIE” (Genie Entertainment) Dialog Editor;

“THE GIRL GETS MOE”, “RETROACTIVE” (Overseas Film Group) Music Editor;

“STAR CHILD” (Overseas Film Group) Music Editor;

“PLAYING GOD” (Tristar) Dialog & ADR Editor;

“TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE IV” (Trimark) Sound Effects Editor;

“LOVELINE” (Stone Stanley/MTV) Staff Picture Editor (Avid)*;

“The JIM J. & TAMMY FAYE SHOW” (Fox) Picture Editor (Avid)*;

“GEMINI ENCOUNTER” (O’Conl Prods) Picture Editor (Avid);

“BE MY DATE” (Universal/MCA) Picture Editor (Pilot) (Avid)*;

“DANGEROUS CARGO & ILLEGAL ENTRY” (Chariot Films) Sound Editor;

“POWER WARRIORS” Sound Editor;

“The CYNTHIA GARRETT SHOW” (HK Management) Picture Editor (Avid) *;

“INSPECTOR GADGET’S FIELD TRIPS” (DIC Ent) Picture Editor (Pilot) (Avid);

“ZIG ZAG” (Blue Sky Productions) Picture Editor (Avid), Mixer~;

“The SOCIAL DISEASE” (Disease Productions) Mixer;

“OPPOSITE CORNERS” (Metropolitan Pictures) Picture Editor (Hitchcock), 

    Sound Designer & Editor, Mixer~;

“The VAMPIRE CONSPIRACY” (Sierra Sky Entertainment) Picture Editor;

Hong Kong/Malaysia/Philippines 1985-1993:

Electric Shadow Productions, owner/operator Production services and credits include:

“MY HONGKONG” (The Gordon Group) Line Producer, Stage Manager (live show)*;

“MALAYSIA-KU” (The Gordon Group) Line Producer, Technical Director, Director*;

“YELLOWTHREAD STREET” (Yorkshire Television) Line Producer, Group Production Manager *

(5 crews, 1 season (13 x 1-hour) episodic TV police action thrillers);

London 1981-1985: Freelance:

Fine Cut (Film Editors) Ltd., London, PosNeg Productions, London.

“GRENADIER GUARD: Tercentennary” (Tripod Films) Cinematographer, Editor*;

“The HEART OF THE DRAGON” (Ash Films for Channel Four), Sound Editor*;

“The BOSTONIANS” (Merchant Ivory Productions), ADR Editor & mixer;

“CRIMES OF PASSION” (PosNeg for Ken Russell/New World), Sound Editor;

“RESTLESS NATIVES” (Oxford Film Company), Sound Editor (ADR);

“UTSAV” (FilmValas/ShashiKapoor), PA, Sound Editor (foreign dubb);


Bahrain 1979-1981: Promovision/Fortune Promoseven: designed and implemented comprehensive media production facility in the Middle East, with full art department, stills photographic stage and processingfacilities, radio and music production facility and film/television production and post production facilities. Producer, Creative Director and Film Director for over 80 advertising campaigns.



Hong Kong 1976-1979: Official Photographer, Hong Kong Ready-to-Wear Festivals 1977-1979; Miss Universe Pageant, 1978. Many international fashion and commercial clients as stills photographer, and as technical/musical/AV director for fashion shows and stage manager for live and dance concerts.


Education: London, U.K.: 1975. Apprenticeships in fashion, makeup, hairstyling, stills photography, cinematography, lighting (stage and cinema), screenwriting, sound engineering, editing, music and film direction. Computer Sciences: ManTech, Bahrain.


Multi-lingual and multi-skilled, Chris is a private pilot, an FAA licensed drone pilot, a Formula race car driver, a fencer, a competitive marksman and an avid Olympic archer and USAA instructor. He owns and operates Stansbury Studios, Inc., Stansbury Entertainment Corp. and Stansbury Pictures, an independent motion picture production company with film and tape camera equipment, Avid, FCP, Lightworks, Vegas, WaveFrame, Soundtrack Pro, Pro Tools and MIDI work stations, and comprehensive production, post production, audio, CGI and animation software.



* non-theatrical productions. All others are theatrical feature films.

“Mixer” means re-recording mixer, not production sound mixer.

~ Mixed in Ultra Stereo® , Dolby® SR, dts® or SDDS® surround sound systems.