Rich Swingle – Stepping Out in Faith

Rich Swingle and Joyce Swingle at AMC Empire for Providence movie

Continuing with my articles that highlight films and folks from GloryReelz Christian Film Festival, I'm excited to talk with Rich Swingle about his roles in two of the featured films, The Messenger's Box and Providence.  When did you first discover a love for acting? I typically tell people in the fourth grade when I played…

Telling Stories That Matter -By Bob Valleau

Today I'm excited to share a guest column by author Bob Valleau. Bob interviewed Rebekah Cook to glean from her wisdom on telling stories that matter. Rebekah has an interesting perspective as she has worked both behind the scenes as well as in front of the camera on a multitude of film projects.    Rebekah…

Stacey Bradshaw – Actress, Writer, Photographer

Stacey Bradshaw is an old fashioned girl with a passion for filmmaking and acting. She has a theater degree as well as a year of film studies. She's been involved in nine short films and seven feature films including playing the lead in Touched by Grace. Other film credits include Alone Yet Not Alone, In…

Dr. Diane Howard – Professor, Actress, Director, Producer, Dialect Coach, Voice Over Artist

With a PH.D. in Performance Studies and fifty years of experience in the performing arts, Diane Howard has an extensive knowledge of filmmaking and all that goes on behind the scenes to create works of media art. She's studied around the globe at seven schools of higher learning as well as worked in front of…

Rebekah Cook – Actress, Coach, Casting Director, and Script Supervisor

There are a handful of names that keep popping up in discussions of faith-based films. Jenn Gotzon is one. Rebekah Cook is another. I've been hearing about her for years and just recently had the pleasure of getting to know her via facebook. Rebekah Cook is an actress, coach, casting director, and script supervisor who…

Alone Yet Not Alone – Movie Review and Recommendation

 Alone Yet Not Alone is a riveting historical drama based on a true story by Tracy Leininger Craven. It captures the violence during the French and Indian War when the two daughters of a German-American family are taken captive during a tribal attack. The oldest daughter Barbara (Natalie Racoosin and Kelly Greyson) maintains her faith…

Kelly Greyson – Actress

This weekend moviegoers in select cities across the country will have the opportunity to screen Alone Yet Not Alone, a powerful new movie based on a true story from the French and Indian War. Actress Kelly Greyson plays Barbara, the lead character in the movie.  When did you first develop an interest in acting?  I…

Jenn Gotzon – Actress

I had the privilege of meeting Jenn Gotzon at the Roanoke Arts and Entertainment Workshop and was excited to do my first ever Facebook instant message interview with her. She's a delightful young woman with a God-loving heart who is truly impacting lives both on screen and in person.  When did you first discover a…