Gangsters is directed by Freddie Basnight, and he co-created the film along with Tiffany Luis and is co-produced by Gina Parris. De’Von Jones is a successful businessman who operates several flower shop locations and supplies cocaine to the top 1% in Los Angeles. De’Von is out on bail, awaiting trial, for two police officer shootings that he allegedly committed.
Avyanna Wolfe is a talented, differently abled person, who suffers from low self- esteem and because of that she tolerates Mercy’s abuse. However, she does not let her unhappy experiences eclipse her love for drawing with her feet. Through, Andrew Knight’s encouraging Avyanna finds the strength to stand up for herself. After a nerve recking ordeal and with the help of the prostitute Brie, Avyanna finally takes the step to break free from her mental jail and embrace whatever help Andrew wants to give her. She leaves Mercy’s house to begin a new life. A Twist of Life is a story which shows that regardless of your circumstances, with perseverance, and belief in yourself you can achieve anything you put your mind to. A Twist of Life also highlights how people can limit themselves from being happy because of a low self-esteem.
You can see the short on-demand under the movies category on the global television www.irietimestv.com you can also download the irietimestv app. Gina Parris wrote the script for A Twist of Life. She is also one of the producers and acted as Avyanna Wolfe in the short film. The talented actress Natalie Whittle plays the role of the villain Mercy. You can check her out on Instagram as natwhitt and use the same handle to find her on twitter, to see what more this talented young woman has to offer. Chloe Paige Flowers, is the awesome actress that plays the role as Brie. You can find Chloe on Instagram @paiging_chloe and check out what other awesome projects this actress has been involved in. The talented, experienced actor and comedianne Gerry Bednob plays the role of Andrew in the film. To see more of Gerry’s extensive career and what he is involved in now please visit his website at gerrybednob.net
Directed by Shashank Varma, the award winning film, A Twist of Life was the official selection of the following festivals: Indie Night Film Festival, which is supported by Emmy Award winner Robi Reed, Equality International Film Festival, Metro Film & TV Awards and Palm Bay Caribe Film Festival.
The Honest honestest truth is a tv series about: Miranda Jack is a police woman in the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service. She skillfully hides her mental disorder which is kleptomania and compulsive lying in order to do a good job. However, while trying to solve crime her own personal problems gets her into trouble. She is trapped in a web of deceit and death, as she struggles to survive and do her job. However the only way to stay alive is not telling the truth because in her case the truth will not set her free, especially when the worse enemy is herself. The Honest Honestest Truth was written by Gina Parris, Gina also produced the show and is one of the executive producers. You can also see Gina showing her talents while she acts as Detective Miranda Jack.
Ms. Parris felt honored when the first black Miss. Universe Janelle ‘Penny’ Commissiong (Miss Universe 1977) showed her support for The Honest Honestest Truth which was labeled by one of the national newspapers, the Trinidad and Tobago Guardian, as “T&T’s (Trinidad and Tobago) first detective drama.” The TV show had a great cast amongst them Trinidad and Tobago celebrities such as Jason Williams, JW ( one of the Power Soca Monarch winners in 2010), Comedians Allan Emmanuel, and actor and comedian Errol Fabien.
“Like A Dog With A Bone, A Visual Guide to Surviving in the entertainment industry. ” Is inspired by Gina Parris’ homeless experience while in USA. After she left stability in her country, moved to USA, and after graduating with two masters degrees, and acting at a national level in her country; she finds herself ashamed to tell her family she was living in her car, during one of the coldest months of the year in Los Angeles CA. However, that did not stop her from following her dreams. The docuseries Like A Dog With A Bone, is her way of turning lemons into lemonade, and also it’s one of the methods she chose to help others who are pursuing an entertainment career. The entire main cast hit rock bottom at some point and are striving to excel in their careers. The main cast come from Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) and United States of America (USA). Main cast: Freddie Basnight (USA) , Ayanna Cezanne (T&T) , Byron Knight (USA), Taromi Lourdes (T&T),
Demyra Ravyne Payne (USA), Errol Fabien (T&T), Gina Parris (T&T) .
Established, and experienced individuals featured in the docuseries, sharing their wisdom from Trinidad and Tobago and USA: Lisa Wickham (T&T), Marla Gibbs (USA), Simon Baptiste (T&T), Angela Gibbs (USA), Franco Sama (USA), Nikki Crosby (T&T), Rafael Noble(USA), Penelope Spencer (T&T), Gerry Bednob (T&T) @bednob, Joy Ellison (USA) and Kevin John Goff (USA), the great-grand nephew of the 1st black person to win an Oscar Hattie McDaniel @officialhattiemcdaniel. Mr. Goff will give info about his aunt that can help others.
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