Update: Alan’s News Brief, June 17, 2017

Here is some recent news about my connections. Please check out these projects and follow the creative behind them. Years ago I was a funder for filmmaker Charles Clemmons’ “Dance High”.  The series about a dance competition in a high school, was recently released.  C2 Entertainment is his company.  I am executive producer of “Dance High”.  View the trailer. The … More Update: Alan’s News Brief, June 17, 2017

Update: “Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All About the Casting Call

Introduction On June 11, 2017, there was a casting call for the second season of Jolie East-Miji’s webseries “B-City”. The purpose was to audition actors that were not part of the first season. A casting call is one element of pre-production. According to Production for TV and New Media, there are two major ways to … More Update: “Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All About the Casting Call

Support our #entrepreneurs: Meet Tiara Williams

Introduction Tiara KJ Williams is an entrepreneur, the creator of The Reel Network, a media and production company. The goal of The Reel Network is to create content, develop talent, find opportunities for African American performers, and cast (dancers, singers, actors) projects. She is Ms. Black Hollywood! I have been with her from the beginning … More Support our #entrepreneurs: Meet Tiara Williams

Support our #musicalProfessionals: Meet Jazzzelle

Introduction Jazzzelle is a music professional and a singer. She performs in concerts, musicals, and in theatre all over the country. She also hosts and MCs events.  I initially connected with Jazzzelle through Periscope and was pleased to find out she lives in the same area I do, the Washington, DC area! Jazzzelle tells me I … More Support our #musicalProfessionals: Meet Jazzzelle

Support our #filmmakers: Meet Kimia’ Workman

Introduction On May 28, 2017, I attended TruTalent Creative Works Presents: Shock Nation Web Series Release Party. I first connected with Kimia’ Workman during the filming of Sharrie Mccain’s “Collision Envisage”. Kimia’ is an actress in live theatre, screen, and television, who has appeared in webseries, Indie films, and “re-enactment” shows on TV. She formed … More Support our #filmmakers: Meet Kimia’ Workman

Support our #actors: Meet Shumerria Harris

Introduction Shumerria Harris is an actress and director.  I connected with Shumerria via the series “#ActorsLife”, which she executive-produces. Shumerria interviews working actors and other experts in the entertainment industry, in the context of what it takes for actors to be successful.  I am always attracted to content that documents the experience of #creatives.  Therefore I reached … More Support our #actors: Meet Shumerria Harris