Beverly Hills, California
Dapper Penguin Productions

"A Dapper Seduction"

Dapper Penguin Productions

"A Dapper Seduction"


Mercedes-Benz Commercial (Spec)

"The Best or Nothing" 

Sins Unveiled Trailer

Fuzz & Malloy Season 2 Trailer

The Devil Lives in Clarksville County Official Trailer





Attack of The Pug - YouTube Video

Don't have a Vimeo, no problem old sport. 

Little Birdie Audio Drama

Television & New Media


Fuzz & Malloy Season 2

About The CEO

Hello Old Sport!

Dapper Penguin Productions, is a multiple award winning boutique entertainment company founded by Jacob Zetino.

Jacob Zetino was born November 7, 1983, in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA. After his parents had separated, he moved with his mother to the beautiful wine country area of Healdsburg, CA.

Graduated from The Los Angeles Film School, California in their producing program achieving Summa Cum Laude and a member of the National Honor Society of the Entertainments Arts.

He has produced over 10 films and television projects. He is has won multiple awards for 3 films he has produced; The Devil Lives in Clarksville County, Daydream and Blood Bonds. His current project Sins Unveiled is in post-production, with attachments Matthew & Russell Denis Lewis (Netflix Godless, Blue Bloods) Robin Shelby (Ghostbusters II, Ghostbusters) and Aaron Schwartz (Guardians of the Galaxy & Mighty Ducks II)

Before embarking on his producing career he served in the United States Army for over 10 years and was honorably discharged as a Sergeant, with deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq, and then he separated from the Army at the National Training Center Protocol Bureau, Fort Irwin, California, where he served as the transportation NCOIC for all dignitaries, general officers, senators, royal dignitaries, and various celebrity talents that were visiting the installation, ensuring the planning of logistics and security for all.

He then graduated from Divers Institute of Technology, Seattle, Washington as a commercial diver (deep-sea diver, engineer) during his career as a diver he had dives of depths over 200 feet.

Accepted into the conservatory for acting at the New York Film Academy, Manhattan, New York.

Upon moving back to California, he acted in short sketch comedy films such as "The Working Actor's Audition" Starring Kathleen Kinmont (Halloween 4, Renegade) and Caleb Thomas(Modern Family, Lost in the West), he also appeared in the series "Preface to Being Jaded".

We at Dapper Penguin believe in bringing you premier content that will be "A Dapper Seduction." 

As Walt Disney said; "We don’t make movies to make money, we make money to make more movies." So let's create together.

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Contact us to find out more on  how our Dapper team, with over 10 years of expertise, can help you!

Meet the Team

SVP Film & Television

SVP Film & Television

SVP Film & Television


A West Virginia native, NICOLE LAYSON, received her degree in Theatre from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where she acted in and directed countless plays. She continued her acting career in Los Angeles and became a member of SAG/AFTRA after playing supporting roles in Independent Feature Films. While on set as an actor, Nicole fell in love with what happens behind the camera, which lead her to pursue a Film Degree from the Los Angeles Film School. After graduating, she wrote, produced and directed her own award winning short films and began working in production. Within 2 years of finishing her degree in 2014 she has production managed and line produced multiple television series and feature films. She has also produced several numerous music videos and shorts, many of which she developed. As a result of her quick rise up the production ladder in Hollywood, she was offered a positon in the LAFS Production Management Department teaching all aspects of production. 

SVP Film & Television

SVP Film & Television

SVP Film & Television


Daniel Sydnor is a 2007 graduate from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, where he majored in Mechanical Engineering and was a member of the Varsity Baseball team. As an officer in the US Navy, he graduated from Naval Nuclear Power School and served as a Lieutenant in the Information Dominance Corps; this service included duty stations in Charleston, SC, Ballston Spa, NY, San Diego, CA, and the Pentagon as well as a deployment to the Middle East. He also played on the US Military All-Star Baseball Team. Following his military service he worked as a Project Engineer and then a Product Leader in the Aerospace Industry in charge of business and marketing. Daniel attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute where he was trained in Method Acting, Fitzmaurice Voicework, Alexander Technique for Movement, Film Fighting, and Dance.

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The Artist Collective Channel

The Artist Collective Channel (TAC) is an on-demand Internet subscription Service Company, created by Dapper Penguin Productions. With TAC, subscribers can enjoy movies and television episodes over the Internet libraries of short films, feature films, television series, podcasts and more from their devices.