#M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this day, February 27, 1962, American actor Grant Alan Show was born

Best known for his role as Jake Hanson on Melrose Place, 1992 to 1997.  American actor Grant Alan Show was born on this day,  February 27, 1962 in Detroit, Michigan. Show studied acting at Samuel Ayer High School, and then majored in theater arts at UCLA. His first major role was on the daytime soap … More #M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this day, February 27, 1962, American actor Grant Alan Show was born

#M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 26, 1982 Brad Leo Lyon was born

  When you see Brad Leo Lyon today be certain to wish him a happy birthday. Brad was born on this day, February 26, 1982 in Flint, Michigan. A true “Renaissance Man” Brad’s background spans the world of sports, business, film, and even as a published author. Once a co-founder, owner of the expansion Genesee … More #M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 26, 1982 Brad Leo Lyon was born

#M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 25, 1965 Veronica Webb was born

Did you know that the first African-American to have a major cosmetics contract was born on this day, February 25, 1965,  in Detroit?   She was.  American model, actress, writer, and television personality, Veronica Webb, was born on this day, and went on to appear on covers of Vogue, Essence and Elle magazines and on the … More #M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 25, 1965 Veronica Webb was born

#M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 25, 1931 actor Christopher George was born

It was on this day, February 25, 1931,  American television and film actor  Christopher John George was born in Royal Oak, Michigan.  Best known for his starring role in the 1966–1968 TV series The Rat Patrol,  Christopher George was nominated for a Golden Globe in 1967 as Best TV Star for his performance in the … More #M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 25, 1931 actor Christopher George was born

Why Nikki Fioretti says “An actor’s life for me.”

One of the things I enjoy most about being an actor is the ability to embrace and incorporate into roles the different sides/versions of myself I spent years suppressing. It is incredibly freeing and inspiring when you are no longer concerned with societal acceptance, but self expression. ‘Only in the presence of our entire, uncensored … More Why Nikki Fioretti says “An actor’s life for me.”

Lana Wood, David Gries add to the experience, eclectic presence of ‘The Christ Slayer’ cast

As principals’ casting nears completion for Collective Development Incorporated’s final installment in ‘The Quest Trilogy,’ there is an obvious, unyielding and uncompromising element to this project, as is the trademark of every film produced.     When principal photography begins March 12th in the desert, dunes and rocky hills of the Yuma, Arizona, vicinity (standing … More Lana Wood, David Gries add to the experience, eclectic presence of ‘The Christ Slayer’ cast

Filmmaker’s Tolkein-esque vision to be realized as ‘Taker’s Crown’ releases soon

Fantasy has always been a passion for Josiah Swanson. For most of his life, Swanson utilized his imagination to create stories and films at home. This year, Swanson plans to introduce audiences to his very own Tolkien-esque world in the form of his new full-length film, The Taker’s Crown. The Taker’s Crown follows King Wiglaf … More Filmmaker’s Tolkein-esque vision to be realized as ‘Taker’s Crown’ releases soon

Ordered to Stop Work and Vacate premises because of the closing of the Russell Industrial Center, the Detroit Film Studio is forced to find a new home

February 20, 2017, Charlene Jeter received notice that she was to Stop Work and vacate the premises at the Russell Industrial Center, 1600 Clay, Detroit, Michigan. Charlene is a filmmaker and CEO of the Detroit Film Studios which is one of 184 artist installations which occupy the Russell Industrial Building. According to the Stop Work … More Ordered to Stop Work and Vacate premises because of the closing of the Russell Industrial Center, the Detroit Film Studio is forced to find a new home

Mark Wahlberg wants to bring more business, movies to Michigan

Mark Wahlberg was spotted on the greens at  Thornapple Pointe Golf Club in Grand Rapids on Tuesday, playing golf in the abnormally warmer February weather. Afterwards he  stopped by the Meijer Corporate Offices in Walker where  he supposedly  discussed real estate opportunities for Wahlburgers and carrying his co-owned dietary supplement line, Performance Inspired Nutrition. A … More Mark Wahlberg wants to bring more business, movies to Michigan

#M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 23, 1984 Joel Paul Reisig was born

If you see Joel Reisig today,  wish him a Happy Birthday. Born February 23, 1984,  Joel is of Israeli and Irish descent. He is the first cousin of actor Scott Leason Gast. For a while Joel considered changing his name to Joel Leason Reisig. Joel and Scott together are sometimes referred to as “Team Leason”. … More #M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory) On this Day, February 23, 1984 Joel Paul Reisig was born