Michael Tessler


Chief Executive Officer

Michael Tessler (he/him) is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Multihouse. He oversees Multihouse and its different divisions and is actively involved in creative, tech, and business development.

Michael has worked for both INE Entertainment and AMS Pictures in television development. Some of his credits includes Legends of the Deep, and Discovery Live: Into the Blue Hole with Sir Richard Branson. He was a producer on The Great Global Cleanup featuring Zac Efron and most recently directed an episode of Lifetime's #TextMeWhenYouGetHome true crime drama. He was the lead producer and co-writer on the award-winning Revolutionary War narrative feature film One Life to Give and has helped produce and develop over a dozen network series. 

Michael has been featured in a variety of publications including The Wall Street Journal and TechRepublic.

He has received awards and accolades from former U.S. President George W. Bush, the New York State Senate, the New York State Assembly, and United Nations. He previously served as the chairman of the International Youth Congress and was the keynote speaker of the Nigerian National Youth Peace Summit in 2018.

He currently is serving his second term as a councilmember in the Hollywood Studio District in Los Angeles and was unanimously elected chairperson of the board in 2022. Michael firmly believes that entertainment can and should be used a platform to better the world.