Congratulations are in order to our voice client Merle Dandridge on her BAFTA nomination as Best Performance in a Video Game for Sony’s “Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture”. the awards are April 7th in London. Merle wraps her new series “Greenleaf” for OWN and then heads back to her role on NBC’s hit “The Night Shift” with a short stop in the UK in between. We hope she will come home with some extra hardware. Merle actually recorded the game on a short break from filming the NBC series.
Television Legend Adam West made an appearance on the 200th episode of the CBS hit The Big Bang Theory playing himself. He starred on the episode with Christine Baranski, Sara Gilbert, John Ross Bowie and Wil Wheaton. The show won the night and brought huge ratings to CBS. You can catch Adam on the Travel Channel on What You Get for the Money and his continuing role on Family Guy.
Catch these three Film/TV clients as they debut in New and Returning Series.
James Connor is Stephen, George Lopez’s neighbor on the series debut of “Lopez”. Catch all the episodes beginning March 30th on TV Land.
Cerina Vincent and commercial client Joe Nieves have seven kids on the new Disney Channel series “Stuck in the Middle”. The first episode airs March 11th.
Candis Cayne is Caitlin Jenner’s BFF on Season 2 “I Am Cait” premiering on E! Network March 6.
Khris Davis makes his Lincoln Center debut as Jay “The Sport” Jackson in Marco Ramirez’s The Royale. The play is about the life of the outsider in American culture. Set in 1905, deep in the midst of Jim Crow, it explores one man’s struggle while reflecting a much broader one. It is also a play about a brother and sister who protect each other but don’t agree on what that means. Charismatic African-American boxer Jackson, has a burning desire to become the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. Jackson’s fight begins long before the match, though; it takes careful negotiations to convince the white reigning titleholder to even recognize him as a worthy opponent and enter the ring. Tony-nominated Montego Glover (Memphis) plays Jackson’s sister Nina: the boxer’s greatest adversary and strongest motivation. Khris was features last month in Vogue and recently worked with the producers of Motown: The Musical on their Press Tour. Try to see this riveting actor in this coveted role.
What do Kevin Garnett, Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan, Kevin Love, Damian Lillard and commercial client Dan Gill have in common. Besides a wicked shooting percentage they are all part of “The Hoopers” commercial campaign for State Farm that started airing over the Christmas holiday. A dream job for these guys to work with the amazing Dan Gill. We know they are still talking about it.