Monthly Archives — March 2013


‘Celeste Dark’ Cast: Multi-Talented Portland Actor Shannon Day

CASTING ANNOUNCEMENT With Portland auditions just concluded, we’re happy to make our first announcement: The very classy actor-singer-model Shannon Day will play regal wine estate owner Celeste Dark, mother of main character Keegan Dark (Blaise Embry). Learn more about this bombshell, multi-talented performer, and watch her acting reel, on her profile page.


Casting Moves to Portland

With principal photography less than a month away, casting for The Dark Place has moved from Los Angeles for the lead roles to Portland, Ore., for supporting and featured roles, as well as background day players.


Our New RED Scarlet Camera!

Director J.T. Tepnapa and cinematographer David Berry made a field trip this week to pick up the RED Scarlet camera with which we will be shooting The Dark Place in less than a month. RED Digital Cinema is located in Irvine, Calif.


‘Dark Place’ Set to Start Shoot April 19

THE DARK PLACE goes before the cameras April 19 near Portland, Ore., starring Blaise Embry and Eduardo Rioseco, joining co-stars Sean Paul Lockhart and Timo Descamps. The mystery-thriller explores the uncanny mental ability of young Keegan Dark (Embry), whose attempt to reconcile with his estranged mother sparks a conspiracy that threatens his life and his […]


Kickstarter Campaign Success: 138% of Goal

The Kickstarter campaign for The Dark Place and Something Like Summer‘s new RED Scarlet camera came to a successful conclusion, raising $34,624 in its month-long effort from 281 backers.


Stretch Goal: 300 Backers, Virtual Visit of the Set

IT’S THE FINAL DAY AND WE’RE NOT DONE YET THANK YOU to all of you who have so generously backed our ambitious Kickstarter project! We just met our first stretch goal of 250 backers — everyone will get a page of colored storyboards depicting one of the planned action sequences for The Dark Place. But we still […]