Hopkins teamed with Dedra Tate, of Unlimited Contacts, Inc. as Producer and Casting Director, Winsome Sinclair to hold the open casting call for "Tears" at Club Flashbacks, 4004 Capital Boulevard, Raleigh, NC 27604, Sunday, November 18, 2012, from 12pm to 6pm.
Dedra N. Tate, a Howard University graduate, has been a thriving contributor to the entertainment industry for over twenty-five years. After thirteen years as president and general manager of Flavor Unit Entertainment, Tate stepped into the entrepreneurial arena with her company Unlimited Contacts, Inc. Under the UCI banner, Tate has successfully leveraged her years of experience and contacts to segue into TV/Film production, event planning, career management, promotion/marketing consulting and public speaking. The list of artists Tate has worked with, and helped guide the careers of, reads like a who's who of the record industry: Queen Latifah, Boyz II Men, Bobby Brown, Johnny Gill, New Edition, GUY, Shanice, and Aaron Hall.
Winsome Sinclair is one of the most sought after Casting Directors on the East Coast and has collaborated with some of the most influential filmmakers in the world. She has worked on a myriad of noteworthy films with directors such as Steven Spielberg, Spike Lee, Oliver Stone, John Singleton, Forrest Whitaker, Ernest Dickerson, Christopher Reeves, and Hype Williams. Along with these prominent directors, Winsome has become a part of cinematic history, for titles such as "Amistad", "Malcolm X", "Waiting to Exhale", "Inside Man", "Miracle at St. Anna", & the Academy Award winning film, "Precious"
For media inquiries, to book an interview, or for more information on the "Tear" project, please contact Cordelia Donovan at firstname.lastname@example.org 646-678-6048.