Boston casting calls, African American movie screenings.

FREE OFFERS THIS WEEK

- BOO2: A Madea Halloween tix are run of engagement
- THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE tix contest

"Complimentary passes" are good day of advance screening only. "Run of Engagment" tickets are good on days movie is playing. These free passes and tickets are for Boston area only.

BOO 2: A Madae Halloween - opens in theatres Oct 20th
Click poster to enter the DRAWING
Winners receive run of engagement tickets
all indviduals and organizations are eligible.
Tyler Perry's new Halloween Thriller plays Boston

Thank you For Your Service
Screening Date: October 24th
In Theaters: October 27th
Rating: R
Click for Free Tix Contest
Thank you for your Service movie Screening in Boston


Synopsis: - Dreamworks Pictures "Thank You for Your Service" follows a group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq who struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they’ve left the battlefield.

Starring an ensemble cast led by Miles Teller, Haley Bennett, Joe Cole, Amy Schumer, Beulah Koale, Scott Haze, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Brad Beyer, Omar J. Dorsey and Jayson Warner Smith, the drama is based on the bestselling book by Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and author David Finkel.

Jason Hall, who wrote the screenplay of American Sniper, makes his directorial debut with Thank You for Your Service and also serves as its screenwriter. Jon Kilik (The Hunger Games series, Babel) produces the film, while Ann Ruark (Biutiful) and Jane Evans (Sin City) executive produces.
https://www.facebook.com/ThankYouForYourServiceMovie


Casting Directors are hiring for paid background extra and actor roles. The Massachusetts Office of Film Tax credit is in force now. We'll send you casting offers to consider.


Thanks for participating our movie screenings listed below.

MARSHALL - Oct 10, 2017

Thurgood Marshall Movie Plays Boston

Happy Death Day, October 2017

Happy Death Day mOvie plays Boston

"Whose Streets?" , Aug 9th



Halle Berry in "KIDNAP," 8/1

see Halle Berry in KIDNAP at theatres now

"DETROIT," 7/26
Detroit the movie screened in Boston MA

"ATOMIC BLOND," 7/25



"GIRLS TRIP," July 18th

Girl's Grip movie poster
When four lifelong friends—Regina Hall, Tiffany Haddish, Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah—travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there’s enough dancing, drinking, brawling and romancing to make the Big Easy blush.

"STEP," July 12th

STEP is the true-life story of a girls’ high-school step dance team against the background of the heart of Baltimore. These young women learn to laugh, love and thrive - on and off the stage – even when the world seems to work against them. Empowered by their teachers, teammates, counselors, coaches and families, they chase their ultimate dreams: to win a step championship and to be accepted into college. #STEPISLIFE @stepthemovie StepMovie.com

STEP movie Boston screening

"TUPAC SHAKUR, All Eyez on Me," June 15th

reviewed by Kareem McCormick - read it

Tupac All Eyes On Me Movie Poster


"THE MUMMY" - June 6th

THE MUMMY MOVIE POSTER
Official Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | #TheMummy

"F8: THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS"
April 11th Boston advance screening




'Moonlight' Wins Best Picture at 2017 Oscars

Entertainment Television 2017 Oscars Recap


GET OUT

screened February 21, 2017
GET OUT suspense thriller

"A UNITED KINGDOM" - February 15th

The true story of the forbidden love of King Seretse Khama of Botswana (David Oyelowo) and Ruth Williams (Rosamund Pike), a white woman from London, which caused an international uproar when they decided to marry in the late 1940s just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa. It was a decision that altered the course of African history.


JAMIE FOXX in "SLEEPLESS"

January 13th


When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night he will have to rescue his son, evade an internal affairs investigation and bring the kidnappers to justice. CAST: Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan, Dermot Mulroney, Gabrielle Union, David Harbour, Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris, Scoot McNairy, Octavius J. Johnson.

"Bad Santa 2"

AboutBlackBoston Online sponsors BAD SANTA advance movie screening in Boston NOV 21

"MOONLIGHT"


"LOVING"

#lovethemovie Boston shows

"ALMOST CHRISTMAS"

"Boo, a Madea Halloween."

Tyler Perry Halloween in Boston movie

Kevin Hart in "WHAT NOW"


SYNOPSIS
In Universal Pictures’ Kevin Hart: What Now?, comedic rock-star Kevin Hart follows up his 2013 hit stand-up concert movie Let Me Explain, which grossed $32 million domestically and became the third-highest grossing live stand-up comedy movie of all time. Hart takes center stage in this groundbreaking, record-setting, sold-out performance of “What Now?”—filmed outdoors in front of 50,000 people at Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field—marking the first time a comedian has ever performed to an at-capacity football stadium.

"TESTED"

The Belmont Studio Cinema debut of this documentary highlighted the extreme gap in opportunities for different races in the US. Filmmakers followed 12 middle New York middle school students as they prepare to take the entrance exam for New York's top test schools.

"MAGNIFICENT SEVEN" with Denzel Washington

"MORRIS FROM AMERICA"

MORRIS FROM AMERICA at Coolidge Corner

"HANDS OF STONE" starring USHER

opened August 26, 2016
the life story about boxer Roberto Duran
SYNOPSIS:HANDS OF STONE
( 105 minutes)

The movie follows the life of Roberto Duran (Edgar Ramirez), the Panamanian fighter who made his professional debut in 1968 as a 16 year-old and retired in 2002 at the age of 50.


"CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE" with the ROCK

June 13th - 250 seats filled


Roxbury dot TV


- movie trailers, industry coverage
- to stream a video on Roxbury.TV click Here.


Proud Mary was made in Massachusetts

Proud Mary Boston casting call




MONTI kids photoshoot open call


Montikids, a startup montessori toy company was seeking tots of color aged 8mos to 24 mos and their families for modeling marketing campaign photos.

KEANU

KEANU movie Boston screening April 27th

UMASS FILM SCREENING SERIES

RACE
the Jesse Owens story

RACE a film about Jesse Owens Boston opens Feb 19th

More past screenings, promotional projects and casting are listed below:



Huntington Theatre casting call DOPE first Boston movie screening
Straight Outta Compton first Boston movie screening
Black or White
a Kevin Costner film with Octavia Spencer first Boston movie screening

Chris Rock in Top Five, the movie. Chris came to Boston 11am that Friday morning, first Boston movie screening

Beyond the Lights movie first Boston movie screening
KILL THE MESSENGER first Boston movie screening
Versailles '73 fashion film first Boston movie screening

GET ON UP - JAMES BROWN bio pic first Boston movie screening
Belmont Cinema series dinner and a movie

Pariah first Boston movie screening
The Black Power Mixtape: 1967-1975 first Boston movie screening

The HELP movie, 1st Boston Movie Sceening.
FAST AND FURIOUS movie screening, our first for the franchise
American Violet, great movie. Screened in camb and Bos
A Perfect Holiday first Boston movie screening

Roscoe Goes Home (our very first screening project, '07, I thinkit was)

Talent casting and audition supply projects

ABC Network TV project: talent casting for:

- EXTREME WEIGHT LOSS TV season series
- "Broad SQUAD," an ABC TV pilot about Boston's first female police cadets
- "The Biggest Loser," the network series show.
- "SuperNanny," the network series show.
- "The Marriage Ref," by Jerry Seinfeld, casting project

OWN - the Oprah Network
project: Casting assist for the Lisa Ling show, needed unemployed, employable black female.

DVD productions
project: Northern Productions casting for sandwich generation moms

Boston Television
project: CityLine5, Karen Holmes Ward Community Heroes episode. Referral was selected and featured

Basic Black on GBGH 2
project: complimentary PR, content share.

Firecracker Films, a TLC network bridal show
project: talent search, delivered new bride for tv role

Lemon-Aid Films
project: talent search, individual speaking a specialized African language

Magazine Photoshoot project: talent scout for Kalivoda Casting, Phillips Healthcare ad spot.

Civic Engagement Project
- JFKcontest.org, JFK Library Foundation
3 years, student essay judge, recruited diverse candidates

- SOBB 2011 Urban League National Conference in Boston
project: Media panel contributor

- Boston Debate League volunteer
project: debate judge

- Higg-Lew afterschool leadership program
project: present career speech to 7-9th grade

- Milken Family Foundation 2015
project: press coverage for Teacher of the Year $25K award

HUBSPOT Inbound 2014
project: media coverage, social media reporter

Big Brother Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay
Project: The "Little Sisters" PSA video campaign

ArtsEmerson Culter Majestic Theatre, 2014
Project: PR, marketing: Trip to Bountiful stage drama starring Cicely Tyson, Blair Underwood, Vanessa Williams

MUSIC CONCERTS

Spectacle Management Presents Project: MAVIS STAPLES in concert at John Hancock Hall Hall

Festival of Praise Gospel Music Tour
project: promotion and marketing consultant, Boston tour.
fea. Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurklin, Kim Burrell

The KingsMen Gospel Tour at XL Center, Hartford CT
Project: marketing agent, Boston area
fea. Kirk Franklin, Donnie McClurklin,etc.

LIVE NATION with BET
project: BET presents MAXWELL, the comeback tour
Boston promotional agent

Spoken Word
Daniel Beaty, EMERGENCY - ARTSEmerson

project: Urban Music Awards Show, at Berklee Performance Center

DANCE
Project: "Fela!" the Musical

Project: "STEPAfrica" dance performances

Project: "Anna Myers Dancers, HOOP SUITES" dance performance, musical drama

project: "MEMPHIS" the musical at the Wang, promotional push

Project: "MOTOWN the MUSICAL," 2015 record snowfall. Boston promosbr>
Record Industry / Labels
Project: "Lotus Records," distribution rep, gained shelf space at Newbury Comics retail store record counter, album placement fea. artist Carmen Liana - 2012

Shannachie Records, various artists, album reviews, marketng project
Project: exclusive interview with Pattie Austin, and the Power to End Stroke Campaign

Project: Motown Records President appearance at Berklee College of Music Performance Center, wrote articles

ROXBURY OPEN STUDIOS (ROS 2005),
Project: Toured artist studios, produced an independent 10 minute short film. watch it here.


XL Center, Hartford CT
project: Tyler Perry's "Madea Get's a Job" stage play Boston promotion

Boston Symphony - Gospel Night
Project: promote Gospel night music special

Wang Theatre
Project: Promote "MEMPHIS," the four-time Tony Awards winning musical

Wang Theatre stage play Project: "Me and Mrs Jones," the World Premiere in Boston
view our theatrical review

Project: DEBATE with political operative Karl Rove and Jim Carville

Boston University Black Box Theatre
"101 Beneath the Veil" a Summer Williams stageplay production, Company One theater (2006).
PR, publicity and promotion

A.R.T.S Harvard - casting call for talent

Huntington Theater - casting call for musicians and talent

"Roxbury Film Festival," digital distribution panelist


Demo reel: Our role as artist manager in the recording of "Love Again" soundtrack.
fea. singer/songwriter k-lee, West Hollywood

production by Dapo Torino


Podcast Topic: The first African American governor of Massachusetts.
produced by AboutBlackBoston Online