Halo-Haloween pt. 11: Actor Treva Etienne, Happy Man, Sharon Leal in Grimm, The Diplomat Hotel, Haunted statue of Satan

From Oct. 17 to Oct. 31 FilAm Creative will be celebrating all things Filipino and horror. Halo-Haloween is hosted and programmed by FilAm director Walter Boholst and his new horror film “Voodoo Possession.” Contributions by Natasia Gascon and Mark Owen. … Continue reading Halo-Haloween pt. 11: Actor Treva Etienne, Happy Man, Sharon Leal in Grimm, The Diplomat Hotel, Haunted statue of Satan

Halo-Haloween pt. 8: Marie-Francoise Theodore, Erik Matti’s “Tiktik,” Grimm’s Aswang, Tess Paras, Michael Golamco, Reggie Lee

From Oct. 17 to Oct. 31 FilAm Creative will be celebrating all things Filipino and horror. Halo-Haloween is hosted and programmed by FilAm director Walter Boholst and his new horror film “Voodoo Possession.” Contributions by Natasia Gascon and Mark Owen. Marie-Francoise Theodore as the asylum doctor The character of Dr. Yveline Montase in Voodoo Possession had to be someone who had a strength; the ability to control a room like a teacher. She had to have a presence. Marie-Francoise had that take charge presence. Yet at the same time she possessed an intelligence and beauty. The Aswang Perhaps the most … Continue reading Halo-Haloween pt. 8: Marie-Francoise Theodore, Erik Matti’s “Tiktik,” Grimm’s Aswang, Tess Paras, Michael Golamco, Reggie Lee

Halo-Haloween pt. 7: Barney Burman make-up FX, Anna Lloyd-Jones costumes, I Am A Ghost, Nia Peeples

From Oct. 17 to Oct. 31 FilAm Creative will be celebrating all things Filipino and horror. Halo-Haloween is hosted and programmed by FilAm director Walter Boholst and his new horror film “Voodoo Possession.” Contributions by Natasia Gascon and Mark Owen. Barney Burman, producer, Make-Up FX Legend Voodoo Possession boasted an industry legend leading its make-up FX in producer Barney Burman. Barney comes from a family of make-up artists and heads his own company B2FX. He won the 2009 Oscar for Best Make Up in JJ Abrams “Star Trek.” You can read more about Barney’s fascinating career here: http://www.b2fx.com/about_us.php Anna Lloyd-Jones, … Continue reading Halo-Haloween pt. 7: Barney Burman make-up FX, Anna Lloyd-Jones costumes, I Am A Ghost, Nia Peeples

Halo-Haloween pt. 6: David Thomas Jenkins, Horrorpedia, Short story by Natasia Gascon, Hiwaga Pinoy True Story

From Oct. 17 to Oct. 31 FilAm Creative will be celebrating all things Filipino and horror. Halo-Haloween is hosted and programmed by FilAm director Walter Boholst and his new horror film “Voodoo Possession.” Contributions by Natasia Gascon and Mark Owen. David Thomas Jenkins as Cody Chase The fight for the 2nd male lead in Voodoo Possession was a heated contest. Several hundred applied for the role of a troubled man who tries to turn his life around but gets caught up in the web of Haitian voodoo. David was clearly a polished actor. But the dynamic required him to have … Continue reading Halo-Haloween pt. 6: David Thomas Jenkins, Horrorpedia, Short story by Natasia Gascon, Hiwaga Pinoy True Story

Pilipin@s in Entertainment Panel at UC Berkeley a fun ride

Why aren’t there more Filipinos in mainstream media and entertainment? That’s what a group of panelists talked about at UC Berkeley on March 1 at the Pilipin@s in Entertainment Panel. The panelists were: ~ Walter Boholst – Filmmaker/Entertainment Lawyer/FilAm Creative Co-Founder ~ Christina Luna – The Luna Company, Founder/Manager ~ Keesa Ocampo – Corporate Affairs, ABS-CBN International ~ Joey Guila – Comedian/TV Show Host ~ Rex Sampaga – Music Publisher It was a festive laugh-filled panel with Joey Guila cracking jokes while the others parlayed their wisdom to the audience ending with Boholst giving away a copy of his movie … Continue reading Pilipin@s in Entertainment Panel at UC Berkeley a fun ride