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Shaune McDowell/ Producer, Cinematographer

Shaune McDowell

Welcome …

… to the debut of the official website for the feature film FRANCIS OF BROOKLYN. We’ll be updating you here on the progress of the film as it makes the festival circuit in the spring of 2012. Check back here for further updates and news about screenings and distribution in 2012!

Devin E. Haqq/ Producer, Assistant Director

Devin E. Haqq was writer, director, producer and star of the feature film, THE ASSASSIN, which is currently represented by digital content agency Cinetic Rights Management and is distributed online through broadband portal Babelgum. THE ASSASSIN was honored to be included in the Nashville Film Festival, Urbanworld VIBE Film Festival, Pan African Film Festival, the Lake Placid Film Forum, as well as, the IFP-NY Rough Cut Lab.

Mr. Haqq is currently in preproduction on his second feature film as writer and director, UWAKI, as well as producing the feature film FRANCIS OF BROOKLYN. In 2006, Mr. Haqq produced the feature film ALYSSA & SARA. He is also the author of ADEPT VOL. 1 (1st Round Qualifier of the 2005 Project Greenlight Screenplay Contest) and co-author of THE BACCHAE (1st Round Qualifier of the 2007 Slamdance Horror Screenplay Competition).

As an actor, Mr. Haqq has worked in the entertainment industry for over seven years, based out of New York City, making numerous appearances on television, radio, and stage. His credits include: LAW & ORDER on NBC, HBO’s award winning ad campaign SURPRISE, directed by Sam Mendes, numerous commercial ad campaigns for Citigroup, Time Warner Cable, Comedy Central, McDonalds, the U.S. Navy, and the New Jersey Board of Tourism, just to name a few.

Devin is an M.F.A. graduate of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival’s Professional Actor Training Program.

Josh Wick/ Director, Actor & Producer

Francis of Brooklyn: Joseph Pascutazz (Juniper) and Josh Wick (director)

Josh Wick‘s feature work includes Lemon (2013) (as producer),  Francis of Brooklyn (2012) (as writer and director) and The Assassin (2007) (as producer and co-writer). He also stars in (and was associate producer on) Orphaned (2012) and stars in White Creek (2013), both feature films by Nameinuse Productions. Past performances include the short films Black Creek (2012), K (2009) and Hole in the Sky (2007).

Mr. Wick was a performer and producer on the feature films PSYCH-O-CYSTS (2005) and MESHUGGENEH (2009). In 2007 and 2008 Mr. Wick created the live video mix for the off-off broadway documentary theatre production, A PARANOID’S GUIDE TO HISTORY.

Devin E. Haqq/ Brother Anthony

As an actor, Mr. Haqq has worked in the entertainment industry for over seven years, based out of New York City, making numerous appearances on television, radio, and stage. His credits include: LAW & ORDER on NBC, HBO’s award winning ad campaign SURPRISE, directed by Sam Mendes, numerous commercial ad campaigns for Citigroup, Time Warner Cable, Comedy Central, McDonalds, the U.S. Navy, and the New Jersey Board of Tourism, just to name a few.

Devin is an M.F.A. graduate of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival’s Professional Actor Training Program.

Devin E. Haqq was writer, director, producer and star of the feature film, THE ASSASSIN, which is currently represented by digital content agency Cinetic Rights Management and, beginning in 2010, will be distributed online through broadband portal Babelgum. THE ASSASSIN was honored to be included in the Nashville Film Festival, Urbanworld VIBE Film Festival, Pan African Film Festival, the Lake Placid Film Forum, as well as, the IFP-NY Rough Cut Lab.

Mr. Haqq is currently in preproduction on his second feature film as writer and director, UWAKI, as well as producing the feature film FRANCIS OF BROOKLYN. In 2006, Mr. Haqq produced the feature film ALYSSA & SARA. He is also the author of ADEPT VOL. 1 (1st Round Qualifier of the 2005 Project Greenlight Screenplay Contest) and co-author of THE BACCHAE (1st Round Qualifier of the 2007 Slamdance Horror Screenplay Competition).

Charles Everett/ Brother Bernard

Charles has been acting in stage, film and television in New York City for almost ten years.  A member of Barefoot Theatre Company, his stage credits include Fucking Vigwan (or Swag) and Raft of the Medusa at the Cherry Lane Theatre, NEXT! at the HERE Arts Center, Security at Theater for the New City, and Here. This. Now. at NY Fringe Festival.  Film credits include The Assassin, Assata AKA Joanne Chesimard, and The Last International Playboy.  Charles has appeared in the television shows Law & Order, 30 Rock and Rescue Me.

A successful commercial actor, Charles has appeared in and voiced national campaigns for companies such as Coca Cola, Home Depot, Burlington Coat Factory, ESPN, Verizon, Wheat Thins and McDonalds, among many others.  He also portrays the character of Rico Velasquez in the highly successful Killzone video game franchise on Sony Playstation.

Charles is a graduate of the 2 Year Conservatory Program at Maggie Flanigan Studio.

Coming up in 2012, look for Charles as the host of “The Scorecard” on the Back9 Network.

www.charleseverett.com

Mig Feliciano/ Brother Francis

Mig Feliciano