SAVE-THE DATE: Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 2pm to 4pm
Attend the 4th Annual FilAm Creative Hollywood Actors Panel for Actors & Networking – a panel discussion and networking event featuring special guest panelists representing the craft of acting across the board while shining a spotlight towards Filipino American talent in Hollywood today.
Creator & Producer: Edwin A. Santos
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Moderator: Mary Grant
2018 INDUSTRY GUEST PANELISTS
Karina Walters, CSA (casting director) – Her credits include CBS’ S.W.A.T., Lifetime’s UnREAL, Adult Swim’s Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell and pilot Green Bench, as well as MTV pilot Watching the Wilsons, Logo Network’s The Straight Out Report, USA’s Burn Notice, and Fox’s The Good Guys, among others. Film experience includes independent features Loaded, Bar America, North Blvd., Oliver, Stoned. and The Sand, as well as studio features Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Out of the Shadows, and The Watch, among others. She has also worked on several award-winning short films and web series
Jon Jon Briones
Last seen in the memorable performance as ‘Modesto Cunanan’ on FX’s American Horror Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace and played ‘The Engineer’ in the US, London, the Philippines and German stage productions of Miss Saigon, of which he garnered prestigious award nominations and recognitions throughout his theater career. On television, he guest-starred on FOX’s Designated Survivor, CBS’ Criminal Minds, FOX’s Bones, CBS’ The Mentalist, NBC’s Southland, USA’s Monk, NBC’s Law & Order: LA and FX’s Sons of Anarchy. His film roles include Blood Ransom, Brown Soup Thing and Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage.
Currently seen as ‘Dana’ on NBC’s Champions; previously seen on Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here, TNT’s Wrecked, HBO’s Togetherness, ABC’s Mixology and the feature films: Seth MacFarlane’s Ted and Demetri Martin’s Dean.
Previously seen for six years as ‘Sergeant Wu’ on NBC’s Grimm; also seen on FOX’s Prison Break and Lifetime’s The Division. He guest starred on LA To Vegas and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. His previous television appearances also include ER, Beverly Hills, 90210, Mad About You, Babylon 5 and the feature films: The Dark Knight Rises and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End.
Ellen D. Williams
Currently seen as ‘Nicole’ on FX’s Baskets; best known as ‘Patrice’ on CBS’ How I Met Your Mother.
Hear the panelists discuss about their explorations of the process, profession and business of acting; their reflections on personal experiences and artistic influences that informed and shaped their careers; their discussions of past and current projects and share valuable insights into the craft and the industry. Get a chance to ask the panelists questions, learn about open opportunities, and build your network.
Saturday, June 9, 2018
From 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
153 Glendale Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA. 90026
(Street parking available. Read signs).
Use the hashtags: #FilAmCreative; #FACactorspanel or #FACactorspanel4
FilAm Creative (FAC) is the premiere Filipino American creative organization that promotes a more culturally integrated and diverse entertainment industry.