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Svitlana Campbell commented on Paul Edney's group Jurassic Park IV
"The full trailer for Jurassic World has been released by Universal Pictures on YouTube this morning: https://youtu.be/aJJrkyHas78"
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Lew Lappert commented on Louie Boria's group BATTLESHIP
""BATTLESHIP" actor Joji Yoshida will be a keynote speaker at the next Hawaii Film Symposium. We're trying to secure other guest speakers at this time. Date, time and location of the event will be posted soon. "
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Jackie M. Young commented on Hawaii Film Industry's group Currently Casting in Hawaii
"Just saw Mike Gordon's column in the Star-Adv. on Sun. 4/19/15 that said a lot of TV/film productions were coming to Maui in the future. Not sure how many Maui members we have here, but you folks should be getting a lot of work pretty…"
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Lew Lappert commented on Hawaii Film Industry's group Hawaii Theater Actors
"Congratulations to the actors who were cast in the Lanikai Mortgage Players Spring Showcase.  For ticket information call June Tansley at: 262-5482.  Free popcorn will be available for all performances."
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Lew Lappert commented on Hawaii Film Industry's group H.A.M- Hawaii Actors Mixer
"Actors who emailed Joji regarding his meetings at the Hawaii State Capitol with the legislators.  Please attend the next mixer and he'll explain in detail what's he's trying to accomplish.  Don't miss the opportunity to…"
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MARGARET DOVERSOLA ACTING WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN ON JUNE 14 at The Manoa School of Art & Music in the Manoa Marketplace

June 14, 2015 from 1:30pm to 4:30pm
MARGARET DOVERSOLA ACTING WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN ON JUNE 14  The Casting Directors for the television shows and commercials based in Hawaii are all requesting actors for their auditions who have acting skills. This is your chance to prepare your child for their next audition. If you want your child to be selected for a principal role in a major production, it is important that they perfect their acting skills.  Your child needs to learn the right skills to audition and get selected for principal roles in "Hawaii Five-0", television commercials and other productions  Well Known Casting Director, Margaret Doversola, will be having a Children's Acting and Audition Workshop for Film and Television. Margaret will focus on audition preparation and working with scripts for television and film. Participants must be 7 to 14 years old and must be able to read. Attendance is limited, so please make your reservation early by calling Nancy Bernal at 947-5736 or e-mailing her at …See More
Lew Lappert commented on Lew Lappert's group Dallas Buyers Club
"HBO will screen "Dallas Buyers Club" on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015.  Check out 'Oscar' winning performances by Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto.  http://www.hbo.com/#/schedule/detail/Dallas+Buyers+Club/590993 ;"
Paul Lee replied to Shane's discussion Casting for comedy short film in the group Currently Casting in Hawaii
"any word on when this movie will be filmed."
Lew Lappert commented on Lew Lappert's group SAG-AFTRA Actors
"SAG-AFTRA Los Angeles HQ building renamed as union extends lease.  http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/sag-aftra-los-angeles-hq-789543"
Jason Rawcliffe and Barbara Bonura are now friends
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"Weekend challenge 30sec video #hawaiihastalent #hawaiistalent"
Lew Lappert commented on Teddy Wells's group Hawaii Film Industry News
"Director Oliver Stone coming to Hawaii to shoot "Snowden".  http://www.staradvertiser.com/featurespremium/20150405_Director_Sto..."
Dan Desmarais and Lew Lappert are now friends
Lew Lappert commented on Lew Lappert's group Hawaii Film Symposium
"We're meeting the owners of the venues that was suggested to us from HAN members.  The two locations sound very promising to hold our next mixer.  We'll keep you posted."
gabrielle weightman and Alexis are now friends

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Aloha Hawaii. Joji and the legislature

Aloha HAN ohana! Its been a great pleasure to see all the thriving and successful achievementa from all you actors and actresses. Remember, we can't do this without the help of you all. The @wellsbrothers @michael and @teddy are so blessed to have…Continue

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List Yourself & Gear in our Production Database

We’re taking our vendor contacts spreadsheet and turning it into an online gear-rental database — GearGator! GearGator makes it easy for anyone, anywhere in the world to find gear for rent, book support crew or rent their gear to others. You’ll get…Continue

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Casting for The Walking Dead Fan Series!

interested in a part in our The Walking Dead Fan Series? Emails us at thecollectiveproductioncompany@gmail.com for more info about auditions and the project.

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Just recently got news that Mr. Joji Yoshida's at it again, HELPING to put YOU AND Hawaii in gear and on the industry map! GET READY for PAUL WEBER'S workshop January 28th, Wednesday night @ The Art Zone!!! Continue to hone your craft & skill in…Continue


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LOOKING TO CAST ONE MORE CHARACTERProduction title: Phases of MahinaProject : Short Film (Thesis Project) | Drama| Non-UnionProduction location: Honolulu, Hawaii*Award-winning student filmmakers coming in from SUNY Purchase University(New York) to…Continue

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My dear fellow colleagues/actors & lovers of everything and anything Film & TV related!:Our very own rising star, Joji Yoshida, like his usual caring & concerned self, is going back again to the legislature to lobby (on our, & all…Continue

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Hollywood Reporter

China Box Office: 'Furious 7' on Track to Beat 'Transformers' Record

The Universal movie looks on track to surpass the $320 million earned by Paramount's 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' last year.

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It's Official: 'Full House' Revival Heading to Netflix

The streaming service made the long-rumored news official with a 13-episode commitment to 'Fuller House.'

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5 Writing Lessons for Improv Storytelling

Posted by David K Jones on April 3, 2015 at 2:55pm 0 Comments

This article first appeared on the Think Fast Improv Blog

Writing is just saying “Yes, and…” to yourself. Many people do improv to become better writers, but…


April is Hawaii Talent Month

Posted by Hawaii Film Industry on April 2, 2015 at 12:30pm 11 Comments

Aloha Hawaii Film Industry members,

         Now that we have survived all the jokes on April Fools Day, it’s time to get serious about showcasing Hawaii’s…


Hawaii Actors Will Hit The Big Screen in Cameron Crowes' Aloha!

Posted by Sharon Bell on March 3, 2015 at 2:39pm 0 Comments

This was such a fun production and I got to work along side a bunch of local actors and actresses.  Can't wait to see you all come across the big screen. #hawaiihastalent …


ALOHA Movie Trailer_Cameron Crowe Film

Posted by Janine Ruiz on February 11, 2015 at 4:18pm 3 Comments

All the trailer for the Cameron Crowe Untitled film is out.


Yippee! My gransdon is in this movie



Hawai News and Island information

University of Hawaii Board of Regents to Hear More TMT Testimony

The University of Hawaii Board of Regents have scheduled another Special Board Meeting on the TMT issues. Many folks who wanted to testify at the last meeting on Thursday April 16th, weren’t able to because of the regents flight plans. This next meeting will be held on Sunday April 26th, 2015 at the University of […]

All Students to Return to Schools Affected by Puna Lava Flow

The Hawaii State Department of Education (DOE) today announced students in lower Puna who were reassigned in October 2014 due to the threat of a lava flow will be returning to their original school. Keonepoko Elementary will welcome back students to its campus in Hawaiian Beaches and all public school students in the Kea’au, Ka’u, […]

County Encouraging Public to Propose Properties to be Purchased

The County of Hawai‘i Public Access, Open Space and Natural Resources Preservation Commission (PONC) encourages the public to propose properties that should be purchased. Forms to suggest properties can be downloaded from the County of Hawai‘i website at: http://records.co.hawaii.hi.us/Weblink8/Browse.aspx… or by obtaining a form at the address below. Suggestion forms are due by June 30, […]

World-Class Pastry Chefs and Cacao Experts at the Big Island Chocolate Festival

Make chocolate from scratch. Get the insider scoop on growing cacao—the bean needed to make chocolate—and find out why it must be fermented properly. See how to make chocolate dessert sensations—and taste them— by the nation’s leading pastry chefs. All these compelling educational offerings are part of the fourth Big Island Chocolate Festival May 7-9 […]

Hawaii State Lawmakers Star in “Capitol Idol III” – Talent Show Raises Money for the Hawai‘i Foodbank

Brave members of the Legislative and Executive branches of our state government will showcase their hidden talents when they take the stage for a good cause. Capitol Idol III kicks off on Monday, April 20 from 5-7 p.m. in the Capitol Auditorium. The public is invited to the show where members of the Senate and […]



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