Peeled: Cooking up Compassion

Director : David Trotter

Peeled Cooking up Compassion poster Australian Film Festival OZIFF

Overview & Credits


Peeled is the pioneering cooking competition show that is 100% vegan! In every episode, contestants compete to be crowned the hottest vegan chef or risk being composted.

Featuring renowned figures in the vegan culinary world such as Chef Babette and Chef Josie, who appeared on Season 20 of Hell's Kitchen, Peeled is turning up the heat on vegan cuisine.

Director Biography

David Trotter is the CMO of and Producer, Director of Peeled™. David has over 35 years of experience in film & media production, art direction, and management. David is also a passionate advocate and activist for several environmental and vegan organizations.


Star Simmons - Created By
David Trotter - Producer
Snowden Bishop - Producer
Laura Ball - Writer
Snowden Bishop - Writer
Josie Clemens - Writer
Jillian Denzel - Writer
Star Simmons - Writer
Jia Dadabhoy - Writer

Key Cast

Andrea Susan Bush - "Officer Emma Brady"
Eric Wang - "Officer Cole Everett"
Tim Huggenberger - "Will Jacobs"
Stephanie Boyd - "Maddie Smith"
Tony Calkins - "Graham"
Amanda Donohoe - "Jace"
Steve Pavlik - "Mayor Pete Smith"
Neil Willenson - "Simon Redmond"
Joshua Willenson - "Hank"
Alanna Willenson - "Carly"
Roxana Castro - "Sharon Redmond"
Mandita Patel - "Secretary"
Scott Eckelberry - "Hitman"
Dion Orta - "Hitman"
Ann Myrna - "Infected Townsperson"
Jennifer Lenius - "Infected Townsperson"
Madison Meeron - "Infected Townsperson"
James Ferrell - "Sarge"
James B. Ferrell - "Soldier Tech"
Will Knox - "Soldier"
Billy Surges - "Agent Connor"