Summary by Edwin A. Santos
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
FilAm Creative presents FAC’s 3rd Hollywood Actors Panel for Actors & Networking Event — a panel discussion and networking event open to the public featuring special guest panelists representing the craft of acting across the board while shining a spotlight on Filipino American talent in Hollywood today. You can watch the entire panel on video below or at FAC Networks on YouTube. Subscribe for free here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCp-PlvtbFkO6dwCf5oseCmg
Watch our special guest panelists ~ VINCENT RODRIGUEZ III (The CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), ANGELA RELUCIO (CBS’ Code Black, History’s Six), MANNY JACINTO (NBC’s The Good Place) and AINA DUMLAO (CBS’ MacGyver, HBO’s Ballers) ~ discuss their explorations of the process and profession of acting; their reflections on personal experiences and artistic influences that informed and shaped their careers; their discussions of past and current projects and share valuable insights into the craft and the industry.
READ OUR 2017 SPECIAL GUEST PANELISTS’ BIOS – LINKS BELOW:
This event is held specifically targeting Filipino American actors. There are 4 million Filipinos in the United States ~ the second largest ethnic group ~ yet, Filipinos are under-represented in film and television today. Why is that?
Event Creator & Producer: Edwin A. Santos
Host & Moderator: Maurus Dumalaog
Camera, Lights & Editor: Rodney Cajudo
Sound: Charles Gray
Sign-In: Sarnica Lim
Security: Ben Guppy and Drè James
Photography: Kuya Paul
Promos: Angela Paviera
Special thanks to Atil Singh of Principal Entertainment LA (for Vincent Rodriguez III). Jesica Vu and our Executive Director Meriden Villanueva (for Manny Jacinto).
Thanks to the Phlavor Profiles Podcast by Pig Parts and Beer for their donations. Pig Parts and Beer presents a new podcast Phlavor Profiles, a podcast hosted by Karena Higgins of Pig Parts and Beer Blog. Karena connects with Filipina and Filipino entrepreneurs, restauranteurs and innovators in today’s food spaces. Listen to their podcast at iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/p…
Thanks to Charles Park (scheduler), Danny Cymbal (tech manager), Rian Kountzhouse (manager) and Rebecca Drysdale (owner) of The Clubhouse.
The panel discussion and Q&A was recorded at THE CLUBHOUSE in Los Angeles (Saturday, June 24, 2017). For more information about their long form improv/musical improv/sketch comedy shows and classes at the Clubhouse, click here: http://www.clubhouseimprov.com/
Below are photos from the 2017 event
Photos by Kuya Paul Photography