Vivica A. Fox, represented by Media Artists Group and known for her roles in Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill Vol. 1 & 2 and Independence Day, joins forces with The Bold and the Beautiful’s Obba Babatunde, and Teen Wolf star Cody Saintgnue repped by Mitchell Gossett president of CESD Talent Agency. The Mafia Ain’t Dead, is an Action Mob Comedy from Artistic Fortune Entertainment and Safier Entertainment.
The script by Richard Emmanuilidis, is the dangerously enticing story about a washed-up Italian-American boxer with a passion for the history of the Mafioso, who convinces his friends to successfully start their own mafia… allegedly.
Dru Davis of Artistic Fortune Entertainment and Cody Saintgnue are producing. Additionally, Davis is presently working on the new Netflix original series Altered Carbon as the US casting associate and he is also the Casting Director for the new feature film “Zach’s Lie” starring Diego Velazquez, Gaten Matarazzo and Logan Thompson; Co-Written and Directed by Erahm Christopher, Zach’s Lie is based on the popular youth book series by New York Times bestselling author Roland Smith.
Accomplished entrepreneur Joshua Uduma is attached as the film’s co-executive producer. Uduma is also an actor and successful model represented by Media Artist Group.
Tina Treadwell of Treadwell Entertainment is attached as executive producer. As president of Treadwell Entertainment Group, Ms. Treadwell develops and manages the careers of groundbreaking talent through the management arm of her company. Recognized for her work as former Disney Channel Vice President of Talent Development and Alternative Programming. She oversaw talent development, talent relations and casting as well as the development and production of music specials, reality series and documentaries. (who helped launch the careers of young stars on Disney), she travels both internationally and domestically speaking about careers in film and TV. She also develops and produces film, television, and theatrical projects for her clients through collaborations with leading directors and producers.
Two time Emmy Award winning producer Jared Safier of Safier Entertainment is attached as the film’s Executive Producer. Safier recently produced Altitude distributed by Lionsgate, an action thriller starring Denise Richards, Dolph Lundgren, Greer Grammer and Chuck Liddell. Safier is currently in development on The Westcoast Kid set in the 1980s, this is the incredible true-life story of Travis Waters, a high school star athlete who played against future N.F.L. star, Deion Sanders, before becoming a drug smuggler for Pablo Escobar. After being captured by federal agents, he landed in a brutal, maximum security prison where he struggled to survive against hardened criminals serving life-sentences.
Multiple Emmy Award winning creator and director of the hit digital drama series The Bay on Amazon with 7 Emmy nominations and 4 wins Gregori J. Martin is attached as the film’s Director. Martin recently directed the first season of the TV sitcom This Just In, on Pop TV.
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All My Best,
Dru Davis Casting Associate
Artistic Fortune Entertainment (AFE)
Company Name: Dru Davis Casting Associate
Contact Person: Altered Carbon
Country: United States