The Promotion People’s many talented clients are appearing in film & television roles, opening solo art shows and impressing onstage, in gigs around the globe. Keep an eye out for their upcoming projects–and take a peek at their latest press, included below.
INDUSTRYWORKS PICTURES • THE BIRDER • EMMANUELLE VAUGIER • NICOLE OLIVER • DAVID SANCIOUS • DARK HARVEST • COREY LARGE • SONJA BENNETT • PAUL BECKER • GAME OF HOMES • ANDREA MENARD • BEN RATNER – DOWN RIVER • SPARTAN RACE • KAJ-ERIK ERIKSEN • ERICA CARROLL • ROGUE • SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED • 3 DAYS IN HAVANA • A NEW YORK LOVE STORY • AGAM DARSHI • AMERICAN MARY • DEATH DO US PART • CANDiLAND • WHITE HOT • GUARDIANS EVOLUTION • DAN PAYNE • JAIME M. CALLICA • HIGHWAY THRU HELL • JESSICA HOLMES • WILLIAM AINSCOUGH • LAWRENCE & HOLLOMAN • JENNIFER SPENCE • GABRIELLE MILLER • RONNIE NEGUS • BISHOP BRIGANTE • JESSE JAMES MILLER • JOHN CASSINI • JUAN RIEDINGER • SARAH GROUNDWATER & AUBREY ARNASON • TAMMY GILLIS • CRYSTAL LOWE • ELISABETTA FANTONE • KIRAN RAMGOTRA SANCIOUS • CRISTINA ROSATO • ROBERT MCLACHLAN • CAMILLE MITCHELL • THE TRAVEL GUYS • FUTURE SHOP CANADIAN VIDEO AWARDS
The Lost Legion
Hollywood Reporter, Movie Scope Mag, Our City Gogo, Chicago Chronicle, Eurotimes, Africa Gossips, Panorama Daily, US Nation Post, Coming Soon, Playback Online, Viral News Chart
Website: industry-works.com, thebirdermovie.com, lacomedyfest.com
Twitter: @IWPictures, @TheBirderMovie, @LAComedyFest, @tbezaire, @CavanaghTom, @Fred_Willard
Facebook: The Real Emmanuelle Vaugier
Facebook: Seed, Taken Back: Finding Haley
Actor Nicole Oliver is one of Canada’s top voice over/animation actors and has guest starring roles on “Rogue” and “Seed”.
axs.com, Nicole Oliver, SNAP Downtown Vancouver, Reel West Magazine, Brony Con, Blog Talk Radio, Vancouver Courier, Flickr, YVR Shoots, Vimeo, Vancouver International Film Festival, BC Business, The Province, YVR Shoots
Facebook: David Sancious
World-renowned keyboardist & musician David Sancious had a busy 2013 touring with long-time friends, appearing onstage with Sting on his “Back to Bass” Tour in Europe & North America and with Peter Gabriel on his “Back to Front” tour in Europe.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Award Ceremony 2014
Rolling Stone, NY Times, Rolling Stone, Stamford Advocate, USA Today, Anti Music, Huffington Post
Sting.com, The Vancouver Sun, Kelowna Capital News, The Burton Wire, Times Colonist, On Stage Magazine.com, Radion Swiss Jazz, Fast and Wide, Backstreets, LaPresse, UT San Diego, Sound and Division Magazine, Washington Post, Ulster Magazine, Concert Photos Magazine
Twitter: @DarkHarvest420, @realjameshutson
IMDb: Corey Large
Examiner, CelebStoner, Coeur d’Alene Press, WeLoveTheHerb, Slant Magazine, Crave Online, RushPR News, Oregonian, News-Journal, The Dissolve, KPVI (NBC 6 – Pocatello, ID), Screen Crave, Merced-Sun Star, KBOI (ABC 2 – Boise, ID), WJXX (ABC 25 – Jacksonville, FL), WTLV (NBC 12 – Jacksonville, FL), WXIA (NBC 11 – Atlanta, GA)
Vancouver Presents, WE Vancouver
Website: corusent.com, greatpacifictv.com, Wnetwork.com
Twitter:@GameOfHomesTV, @CameronMathison, @CorusPR, @GreatPacificTV, @w_network
Post City, Global Morning News,Breakfast Television, CTV Morning Live, TV-EH, North Shore News, CTV News: CAMERON INTRODUCTION + YOUR MORNING SMILE , CTV News: ONE-ON-ONE WITH KERI, CTV News: TODD TALBOT, CTV News: CUDDLING, CTV News: DID I REALLY SAY THAT? GAME, CTV News: ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE, CTV News: BINGE-WATCHING COOKING, The Promotion People, 24 Hours Vancouver, Toronto Sun, ET Canada Blog, Michael Fairman News – Soaps Buzz, Canindia News, Delta Optimist, CKNW, TV-EH, Westender, Assignment Fashion, Marilyn Denis Show: Finish Disaster Kitchen, Marilyn Denis Show: Ideas Cabinet Updates, Marilyn Denis Show: Disaster Kitchen Reveal, Marilyn Denis Show, Global Morning Toronto, Global Morning National, Global Morning National, ET Canada: 01, ET Canada: 02, ET Canada: 03, ET Canada: 04, ET Canada: 05, The Joe Show
BEN RATNER’S FEATURE FILM ‘DOWN RIVER’
Press: ‘Down River’ feature film written and directed by Ben Ratner
YVR Shoots, WeVancouver, The Globe and Mail, Popcorn and Vodka, Edmonton Journal, The Province, Vancouver Observer, Straight, Edmonton Journal, Now Toronto, Wylie Writes, BT Toronto, Canada am CTV News, The Star, Reel West Magazine, The Hollywood Reporter, Playback, Creative Cow, The Georgia Straight, We Vancouver, The Province, Vancouver Is Awesome, All Lights Film Magazine, The Globe and Mail, The Globe and Mail, Vancouver Sun, Vancouver Sun, Biz Books, Georgia Straight, The Promotion People, Babz Chula Society, YRV Shoots, Must See BC VIFF, Vancouver Courier, Vancouver Magazine, Georgia Straight, The Globe and Mail, Calgary Film, Vancouver International Film Festival, Global TV News Entertainment with Erin Cebula, Novus Television with Natalie Langston, The Province, BC Business, The Rush, Breakfast Television, Real Bollywood, YVR Shoots, CBC News, Huffington Post, The Source, The Province, WeVancouver
North Shore News, Novus TV, Edmonton Journal, Edmonton Journal, Edmonton Sun, Calgary Herald, Beat Route Magazine, Rooted Fitness, Calgary Sun, Global TV Calgary, Calgary Journal
Press: Broke Horror Fan
Press: Cowichan News Leader
SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED
Facebook:Some Assembly Required
Indulge Magazine, TV eh, News1130, Tri-City News, iVillage, AZ Central, WE Vancouver, The Province, Simcoere Former, CHCH, Toronto Sun, Vancouver Sun, Oliver Daily News, Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette, The Province, Kid Screen, Calgary Herald, Penticon Herald, InfoTel, The Parksville Qualicum Beach News, CBC Radio, Cape Breton Post, Penticon Western News, Corus Entertainment, By Danica
3 DAYS IN HAVANA
Twitter:@3DaysInHavana, @realgilbellows, @tonypantages, @eOnefilms
“A bold, brave and very real performance by writer/director and star Apolla Echino, drives this film about life and love in New York, with a fantastic cast and crew to back her up, she shows commendable chops in all departments.” -DWF
Press:Dances with Film Festival – Film Maker’s experience – Apolla, Paul Booth Wrap Up, Film Review by Jorge Ameer, LA Weekly’s things to do this week
Dances with Film Festival coverage: Variety, The Wrap, The Hollywood Reporter
Soho Film Festival: Broadway World, The Promotion People Press Blog
Agam Darshi is nominated for a Leo Award for her starring role in “Crimes of Mike Reckert” and stars in the new CTV series “Played”, premiering this fall. She recently wrote and directed her first short film, titled “Fade Out”.
Anokhi Media, Vancity BUzz, Leo Awards, TV EH, We Vancouver, The Province, Sanctuary For Fall, CTV, YouTube, WE Vancouver, Agam Darshi, TV Eh, CTV, WE Vancouver, Starry Magazine
Facebook:Industry Works Pictures, American Mary
IndustryWorks Pictures is pleased to announce its feature film “American Mary”, dubbed “today’s modern day horror film”, screens across Canada in participating Cineplex theatres as a part of the Sinister Cinema event on May 30th, and opens in select theatres on May 31st. The film releases on DVD throughout North American on June 18th.
– Watch for upcoming coverage on EP Daily, Georgia Straight, Vancouver Sun, Complex Magazine, Rue-Morgue, and MovieScope.
We Vancouver, Straight, The Province, Vancouver Sun, Marc Andrew, Complex Magazine, Vancity Buzz, NS News, The Chronicle Herald, Criticize This, The Star, Straight, The Globe And Mail, Toronto Sun, Inside Vancouver
SCREAMFEST – LA
Star Pulse, NPR, Sinful Celluloid, KPBS, Crave Online, To 411 Daily, Facebook (Notes), The London Film Review, Sci Fi Now, Bad Ronald, Dread Central, Bloody Disgusting, Twitch Film, Bloody Disgusting, Horror Asylum, Planet Fury, JobLo, Horror News, KPBS, Raz’s Midnight Macabre, All Things Horror Online, Horror Asylum, Raz’s Midnight Macabre, Horror Asylum, Beyond Hollywood, Shock till You Drop, Icons Of Fright, Alien Bee, Morleysaurus, Dread Central, Horror Movie Fans, Daily Dead, Horror Movies
NEW POSTER (CANNES) REACTION
Horror Asylum, Dread Central, Daily Dead, Bloody Disgusting, Beyond Hollywood, Icons Of Fright, Planet Fury, Twitch Film, Shock Till You Drop, Dread Central, Morleysaurus
COMIC CON PRESS
YouTube, Abort Magazine, Screen Read, The Snipe News, Bleeding Cool, Horror Movies, I Like Horror Movies, Twitch Film, Sinful Celluloid, Horror Town USA, Bloody Disgusting, Fangoria, Brutal As Hell, Jaded Viewer, The Master Gio, Mavens Movie Vault of Horror, Sobering Conclusion, Truly Disturbing, Horror Philia, MSN, Dread Central, Fangoria, PR Web, LA Times, Slash Film, Grolsch Filmworks, Rue Morgue, Comic Book Divas, Eat Sleep Live Film, Indulgently Horrific, Liberal Dead, Mentorless, Indulgently Horrific, Aint It Cool, Movie Ramblings, Twitch Film, Dread Central, Sci Fi Now
Universal Pictures – UK
YouTube, Sci Fi Now, Entertainment Focus, PR Photos, London Horror Comic, Cine Vue, Screen Daily, Cine Talk, Movie Ramblings, YouTube, Sci Fi Now, Now Here This – Timeout, Twitch Film, Entertainment Focus, YouTube, Cult Film Forum, Love Horror, Chris and Phil Present, John Forth, YouTube, Brutal As Hell, Total Film, Grolsch Film Works, Screen Jabber, Box Office Buz, Movie Ramblings, Cult Film Forum, Chris and Phil Present, John Forth, Brutal As Hell, Total Film, Cine Talk, Grolsch Filmworks, Box Office Buz, Screen Jabber, IGN, Brutal As Hell, YouTube, Aint It Cool, Nefarious Films, IGN, Views Edge, Horror Channel, Grolsch Filmworks, What Culture, Eat Sleep Live Film, Blood Guts, Little White Lies, Dread Central, Twitch Film, The London Film Review, This Is Fake DIY, Truly Disturbing, Chris and Phil Present, Blood Guts, Film Beat
Complex, Twisted Twin Productions, Fantastic Fest, Very Aware, Shock Till You Drop, Geek League Of America, Twisted Twin Productions, All Things Horror Online, Fear Net, Twisted Twin Productions, IGN, Fangoria, Fangoria, Shock Till You Drop
Some Newer Reviews:
TimeOut, Film Juice, Movie Ramblings, Filmhouse Cinema, All Things Horror Online, Total Film, The Hollywood News
Website: deathdouspartthemovie.com, juliabenson.net, riotheatre.ca/events
Twitter:@DDUPMovie, @Julia_Benson, @RioTheatre
IMDb: Death Do Us Part, Julia Benson, Peter Benson
Website: kindredentertainment.com, lorettawalsh.com, benratner.com
Twitter:@kindredent, @loretta_walsh, @noel_johansen, @Haven_Studio, @IndelicateStefa
The Vancouver Courier – Picks of the week, The Georgia Straight, WE Vancouver, The Jewish Bulletin, Press blog – The Promotion People, Review from the House, Review Vancouver, WEVancouver – Sabrina Furminger
iTunes App Store:itunes.apple.com/app/guardians-evolution/id768294465
Creative Cow, SciFi and TV Talk
North Shore News, Vancouver Courier
JAIME M. CALLICA
NICHE Magazine, By Danica, YouTube, Vancouver Observer, Digital Journal, BSC Kids
HIGHWAY THRU HELL
Great Pacific Television’s “Highway thru Hell” recently wrapped shooting Season 2 of the wildly successful Discovery Channel television documentary series, set to air this fall. The series’ first season is also airing worldwide on the National Geographic Channel.
Reel West Magazine, TV, eh?, Village Gamer, Vancouver Sun, National Geographic, Cadence Magazine, BC Living, Canada, Truck News, Edmonton Journal, TV, eh?, The Province, Lac La Biche Post
Jessica Holmes brings belly laughs to the Westcoast with her unique brand of motivation and humour. The Author, mother, and star of CBC TV’s ‘Royal Canadian Air Farce’ is performing at the Women in Biz conference October 6 and 7 and for Women in Glaucoma on July 16 in Vancouver!
The Rush, The Toronto Sun, Huffington Post, City TV, Reeder Reads
Young Vancouver actor William Ainscough stars on City’s new original series “Seed”, guest starred on ABC’s “Once Upon A Time”, and soon to be seen in the feature film “Hidden”, starring Alexander Skarsgard.
Impress Magazine, Vancouver Observer, The Loop, BT Vancouver
LAWRENCE & HOLLOMAN
Lawrence And Holloman, Vancouver International Film Festival, The Province, Vancouver Sun, Edmonton Journal, Telefilm Canada, Playback, All Lights Film Magazine, Beat Route Magazine, YVR Shoots
Jennifer Spence nominated a Leo Award for her popular role on the hit TV series “Continuum”. Jennifer is also starring in the upcoming feature film ‘Down River’.
Entertaim Magazine, Vancouver Observer, Digital Journal, Street Insider, Dragon Con, Stargate Solutions, Fan Expo Vancouver
Facebook:Real Housewives of Vancouver
Ronnie Negus of “The Real Housewives of Vancouver” and Alden Rae Jewelry recently collaborated to create Remy’s Bracelet in support of BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Vancouver Courier, BC Living, O Canada, Catherine Barr, Yummy Mummy Club, Slice, The Province, The Star
Top Canadian hip hop artist Bishop Brigante is taking on a new role as an actor, appearing in film and television roles across North America. He recently shot a guest star appearance on an upcoming episode of the popular television series “The Listener”. Bishop is also currently working on a new album.
Revealing Talk Radio, Digital Journal, Hiphop Canada, Ultimate MC, Pop Montreal, Rap Dictionary, The Bee Shine
JESSE JAMES MILLER
Award Winning Vancouver Writer/Director Jesse James Miller releases two Award-Winning films internationally. ‘Becoming Redwood’ is nominated for 16 Leo Awards and ‘The Good Son’ is nominated for 3 Leo Awards.
Biz Books, Exclaim, Youtube, Indiewire, The Sweet Science.com, Reel West Magazine, 15 Rounds, Issuu, The Province, Kelowna Capital News, Vancouver Sun, The Globe and Mail, The Province, Trib Today, Aharmlessdrudge, Edmonton Journal, Edmonton Examiner, Gigcity
Award Winning actor John Cassini is nominated for a Leo Award for his role in the feature film “The Resurrection of Tony Gitone“. John also has recurring roles on “Continuum” and “Blackstone”.
The Province, Global News, Straight, BT Vancouver, Vancouver Observer, Tv Eh
Multi-award winning actor Juan Riedinger has been nominated for three Leo Awards: ‘Best Lead Performance by a Male in a Feature Length Drama’ for “Havana 57”, ‘Best Performance in a Youth or Children’s Program or Series’ for “R. L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour” – Coat Rack Cowboy, and ‘Best Performance in a Web Series’ for “Pavement” – Wake Up.
Vancouver Observer, Vimeo, Science Fiction, Urban Asian
SARAH GROUNDWATER LAW & AUBREY ARNASON
Twitter:@Groundyh20, @AubreyArnason, @theproposalshaw
Website:aubreyarnason.blogspot.co.uk, shaw.ca/theproposal, shaw.ca/ShawTV/Vancouver/TheWeddingBelles
Sarah Groundwater Law and Aubrey Arnason host tv series ‘The Proposal’ and ‘Wedding Belles’, and will host the Leo Award’s Celebration Night on June 7th at the Westin Bayshore in Vancouver.
NS News, Shaw TV, Montreal Gazette, Delta Optimist, BC Living
Youtube:Under the Apple Box Trailer
Tammy Gillis returns to television screens across North America with roles in ABC’s new series “Motive” and in the final season of the Award-Winning HBO show “Less than Kind”.
So Magazine, Vancouver Observer, Studio3 Media Casting, The Nervous Breakdown, CTV
Facebook:Primeval: New World
Crystal Lowe just wrapped her first producing project for the Bravo network, called “Fade Out”, with Agam Darshi (Sanctuary) and Sandy Sidhu (Stargate).
We Vancouver, SNAP Downtown Vancouver, Vancouver Observer, Entertaim Magazine
Acclaimed pop-culture artist & alluring performer Elisabetta Fantone presents her unique artwork at Vancouver’s Kurbatoff Gallery. Watch for Elisabetta in the feature film “Havana 57” and the A&E series “The Glades”.
The Province, Digital Journal, SNAP Downtown Vancouver, PR Log, Vancouver Observer
KIRAN RAMGOTRA SANCIOUS
Back by popular demand for a sixth year, Kiran Ramgotra Sancious shares her family’s coveted secret recipes in her Indian Home Cooking Classes at the Omega Institute located in Rhinebeck, New York on June 28 – 30th, 2013.
Hudson Valley Almanac Weekly, Omega, Poughkeepsie Journal
Multilingual star-on-the-rise Cristina Rosato is currently shooting a Hallmark MOW in Toronto, fresh off appearances on “Republic of Doyle” and “Rookie Blue”.
Vancouver Observer, Digital Journal, Revealing Talk Radio, Demo Reel 2012
Vancouver based Cinematographer, Robert McLachlan reunited with director David Nutter on the hit television show “Game of Thrones”. Robert is the Director of Photography for the two finale episodes of the third season for the popular HBO series. The episodes are expected to be the biggest and most spectacular to-date for the show, which is a fantasy television adaptation of George R. R. Martin’s series of books, titled A Game of Thrones. Filming took place last summer and fall in Ireland, Croatia and Morocco. The episodes are currently airing on the HBO network.
Vancouver Sun, Studio Daily, Back To Frank Black, Digital Journal, Canada
Camille Mitchell has garnered extraordinary acclaim for her versatility onstage and onscreen. A leading lady at the Stratford and Shaw festivals, The London Times hailed her as “a gift to the theater.” In 2011, she appeared as Mrs. Robinson in “The Graduate” at Vancouver’s Arts Club Theatre. For her television role as tough-talking Sheriff Nancy Adams on Warner Brothers’ “Smallville” (2001) over five seasons, she was nominated for the Leo Award for Best Supporting Performance by a Female in a Dramatic Series. Other recurring roles on television include Evelyn on “Life Unexpected”(2010); Becca in “The L Word”; the spiritual Ingrid Rayne on “Poltergeist: The Legacy” (1996) for Showtime and the hyper model’s agent Roxanne on “Madison” (1993) for CTV.
Other guest-star roles include Vesta on “Caprica” (2010) with Eric Stoltz;”The Chris Isaak Show” (2001) (MuchMoreMusic), “Mysterious Ways” (2000) (PAX/NBC), _”The Outer Limits” (1995)with Julie Harris_ (Showtime), and _”Peacemakers” (2003)with Tom Berenger_ (USA). Films include “Concrete Blondes”(2012) with Jonathan Rhy-Davies and “Frankie and Hazel” with Joan Plowright and Micah Barnes. She won Canada’s Jessie Award for her portrayal of Ariel in Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” opposite Gordon Pinsent at the Vancouver Playhouse and was also nominated for Best Actress Awards for Blanche in “A Streetcar Named Desire,” Madame Tourvel in “Les Liaisons Dangereuses,” and Elizabeth in “The Crucible.” Born in Santa Monica to Hollywood star Cameron Mitchell and Viennese actress Joanna Mitchell, Camille was raised in Vancouver, Canada, and studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, England.
Scout Magazine, Vancouver Observer, Shaw TV
THE TRAVEL GUYS
The Travel Guys television series is celebrating their tenth season airing in Canada and has distribution deals with countries world wide. The guys travel off to Ireland to film their eleventh season.
Vancouver Observer, Digital Journal
FUTURE SHOP CANADIAN VIDEO AWARDS
The Promotion People was pleased to coordinate the recent Future Shop Canadian Videogame Awards Red Carpet at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
SNAP Downtown Vancouver, Canada, Future Shop, Vancity Buzz, Market News
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