Michael Warren – Production Assistant

Michael Warren at studio

I met Michael Warren years ago when he was a part of our cast for The Good Book. He brought his grandfather along so he wouldn't have to travel alone, and as we were all sitting around after supper one night, we learned that his grandfather had been a Bible smuggler. So, being filmmakers, we…

Robert Thomason – Actor

When Robert Thomason gave his speech as the Graduation Speaker in Summer of '67, he had the undivided attention of every individual on set. The chaos and commotion from moments before were forgotten as he launched into his speech. By the time he finished, many of the actors were in tears, even though the camera…

Keith Thibodeaux (Richard Keith) – Little Ricky, Johnny Paul Jason, and David and the Giants

My favorite thing about Faith Flix is being introduced to folks I'd never meet otherwise. so I was pretty excited last month  when I got a message from Michael Warren, an actor from our movie The Good Book, asking if I knew the band David and the Giants? Of course! They were one of my…

Christian Casting – With Founder Laura Mae

My friend Jenn Gotzon introduced me to Laura Mae when we were casting for Summer of '67. We'd already cast all our speaking roles, but Laura Mae brought us quality actors from AMTC to fill some of our featured extra roles. She immediately impressed me with her professionalism and efficiency and that each of her…

Cynthia D. Perry – Actress

One of my favorite things about watching movies is discovering new actors. When reviewing Mattie: The Discovery, I already knew B.J. and Cameron Arnett as well as Breanna Hope Beaton, and they all did a great job, as I knew they would. But my favorite character in the movie was Betty Jean, and so I…

Adam Thayer – Film Actor, Orchestra Musician, Opera Director

I don't know about you, but I love learning behind the scenes stories about films and the people who make them. That's why I started Faith Flix. So I love when I'm contacted by filmmakers and actors with interesting stories to tell. Adam Thayer is one of those people. This interview barely scratches the surface,…

Eleanor Brown – Actress

As we count down to the theatrical release of Summer of '67, I'll be interviewing some of the cast and crew members, and I'm kicking off with Eleanor Brown. She plays a supporting role as Mama Sooze in Summer of '67. You may remember her from her role as Kayla Hayes in Courageous. She's a…

Melissa Anschutz – Actress and Producer

As part of my continuing coverage of Wild Faith, I'm excited to talk with Melissa Anschutz, actress and co-producer of the film. Melissa majored in theatre with a minor in literature at CMU and WMU. She's performed in 26 films, five television series, and several commercials. I love that she produced her first theatrical show…

Lauren LaStrada – Actress

Lauren LaStrada, is a professional actress, singer, ordained minister and published author who studied classical piano, violin, French horn, competitive figure skating and is a former student of the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute. She's also the leading lady in the new movie Wild Faith.  She does a fabulous job as Haddie, a freed slave struggling…

Karen Abercrombie – Actress, Writer, Director

In February 2015 we had the opportunity to watch an early screener of War Room  with Alex and Stephen Kendrick. From the moment Karen Abercrombie entered the screen as Mrs. Clara, I was a fan. She was so feisty and fun and she expressed her faith in such an authentic way. Since then, I've followed…