Much mention has been made in the media about how the recent blockbuster sign-and-trade deal between the Lakers and Suns will allow Steve Nash to remain close to his Phoenix-based kids while chasing after that all-important first championship ring. Equally thrilled by this latest Mitch Kupchak slam dunk is Nash’s Kingston, Ontario-born cousin Ezra Holland, who co-runs the duo’s production company Meathawk.

“Meathawk was formed around April 2008, when we we made the Sixty Million Dollar Man film for Nike,” Holland tells FishbowlLA. “We are a truly international firm with bases in London, New York, LA and until very recently Phoenix. This is because we do not have an office specifically and tend to do our work on Steve’s dining room table or mine or in the back of a cab or on the plane. Also we live all over the place.”

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