Opportunities Not Handouts

The GAME is changing

Famous Jett Jackson

I guess I can call myself an industry O.G. (sounds funny but true). I think it’s fair to say I’ve been in the game (acting/filmmaking) long enough to say I have Hollywood STREET credits. Twenty years ago, I was one of the few actors of color fortunate to be on a hit television series (Disney’s “The Famous Jett Jackson”).  The show’s creator is the talented Fracaswell Hyman, who happens to be African-American. Continue reading “Opportunities Not Handouts”

Don Cheadle Explains “Working on “Acting”

This is ActingActing, What Does It All Entail?

Often times I enjoy reading interesting articles or watching web or TV programs on actors. I find it satisfying to learn about other actors approach and insight on their craft.  The art of acting is very gratifying! Continue reading “Don Cheadle Explains “Working on “Acting””

Study Your Craft: Passion and Skill

Gordon Greene ProjectsA Little More Confidence Than Skill

I remember when I first started my career in acting.  I was certainly a novice and boy, did I have a lot to learn!  I remember coming into show business with a little more confidence than skill at the time.  And yes, I did say “skill” and not “talent”. Continue reading “Study Your Craft: Passion and Skill”

Black Leather Soles a Period Piece

So, today, as I was trying to unwind and catch my breath, it suddenly dawned on me that I had not written my Tuesday blog.  I looked at the time and said…”Oh, my”!  Well, It didn’t really sound that corny though…LOL!

Black Leather Soles

As I was revisiting some old archive footage from a short film (a period piece, circa 1930’s) I wrote, acted and produced, titled, Black Leather Soles; I got EXCITED as if I was embarking on that journey all over again. Continue reading “Black Leather Soles a Period Piece”