LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — An Emmy-winning television producer was found guilty Thursday of attempted murder following the stabbing of his Studio City tenant.
Deputy D.A. Elan S. Carr said Andre Salamán Bautista, AKA Andre Bauth, 38, was found guilty of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon with allegations that he used a knife and caused great bodily injury.READ MORE: Los Angeles Clippers Hold Off Lakers, 119-115
Sentencing is scheduled for March 22,
Bautista faces 13 years in state prison for stabbing then 23-year-old Clayton Haymes in September 2015.READ MORE: Gaudreau, Tkachuk Lead Flames Over Ducks In Shootout
Bautista stabbed his tenant in the chest after the victim laughed when the defendant said he would win five Academy Awards, according to testimony during the trial.MORE NEWS: La Mirada Home Decorated Like 'National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation' Could Face Fines Over Display
According to evidence presented in court, Bautista had previously written and starred in an independent movie about a landlord who killed his tenants.