Star Clark- Writer/Director
Star Clark was born in Nactchitoches, La. She graduated high school at 16 yrs old and went on to attend Southern University and A&M College where she received a BA in Political Science an a MA in Social Science. After graduation she was introduced to the entertainment business. After meeting a gentleman by the name of Brian Hertzock, she was put in connection with a talent scout which allowed her to audition and land the lead role as Anna in the play Anna Lucasta. Star began going to events held by the Baton Rouge Film Meet Up Group. While networking she was given the opportunity to see both sides of the film industry. Shortly after she began coming up with her own ideas for books, scripts, and films. For the first time in life Star felt like she had a purpose which was to tell stories that meant something to her and that she knew the world would want to hear.
Shakethia ‘Queen’ Robertson - Producer/Editor
Respect My Crown Productions
Shakethia ‘Queen’ Robertson is originally from Houston, TX. She received her Bachelors of Humanities in Mass Communications at Southern University and A&M College. In addition she earned her Video Production Certification from The Art Institute of Atlanta. Her passion is film/video producing and editing. She moved to Atlanta, GA because she recognized the growing film industry here and knew it would be an optimum experience to start. She is the assistant editor to Reginald Harrison of Coldfinger Studios. She also is an avid volunteer at local film festivals such as Atlanta Film Festival, Bronzelens Film Festival and the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival. In addition, she wears many hats in Filmmakers Reloaded, a company geared to strengthen and cultivate the relationships between the GA film community and young emerging filmmakers.
Carolyn Richards - Co-Producer
Carolyn Richards is a native of Chicago, Illinois. She holds two degrees from Florida A&M University; which are a Bachelors degree in Business Economics and a Masters degree in Counseling and Mental Health Services and she is a recent graduate of The Art Institute of Atlanta’s Video Production Program. As a producer, Carolyn’s educational background provides a platform for her to merge her expertise in budgeting and contract negotiations with her insight into the human condition and her understanding of the filmmaking process to tell stories on screen which promote messages of empowerment to audiences. Her approach to filmmaking is both team oriented and solutions driven. Carolyn’s unique ability to bring diverse groups of people together for the purpose of accomplishing a common goal make her a producer’s producer.
JP AUTHOR - Director of Photography/Assistant Director
JP AUTHOR is an emerging producer/director, eager to lead a ‘legacy of change’ through filmmaking. JP has quickly established a solid reputation that evokes passion for filmmaking, the drive to innovate the industry, a strong character of integrity and one of the hardest working industry professionals in the Southeast. As a well-rounded creative professional, JP has developed a portfolio of expertise, cia hos ability to master digital, audio, editing, etc. Having exposure and knowledge in a variety of creative areans is what JP AUTHOR is actively pursing his education at The Art Institute of Atlanta in digital film and video production. After his initial taste of film production, JP aggressively sought out other opportunities, which quickly landed him on a number of projects directing music videos. He has also worked on movies such as the remake of “Footloose”. Over the last couple of years, he has constantly sought to position himself as the new face of film by contributing to the development of the Georgia market and giving education and exposure to filmmakers in Atlanta.