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Interview with Casting Networks News

Check out this interview I did for 'A Day in the Life of a Screenwriter' with Casting Networks News. https://news.castingnetworks.com/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-screenwriter/?fbclid=IwAR0PJP6f6JiO5mB_9uWiinbaLwiwIubJ5scLo6kaVF7UsmwbAXFJORpbqq4

Pam Hupp Story Goes Hollywood

Fellow producer Stephanie Tobey and I signed with a major Hollywood production company to pitch my true crime thriller, PROOF, ...

Safe & Happy a Big Hit on Festival Circuit

My short film, SAFE & HAPPY, has now been selected for 25 film festivals across the country and around the ...

‘Abducted’ Producer Joins PROOF Team

Stephanie Tobey, producer of the acclaimed, highly-successful Netflix true crime documentary, ABDUCTED IN PLAIN SIGHT, has signed on to help ...

ST. LOUIS FILMMAKERS SHOWCASE SCREENS ‘MEMORY BOX’ AND ‘SAFE & HAPPY’

The 19th Annual St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase featured two of my short films, MEMORY BOX and SAFE & HAPPY Sunday, ...

SAFE & HAPPY EARNS 2 NOMINATIONS AT AUSTIN REVOLUTION FILM FEST

My newly-released short film, SAFE & HAPPY, won two nominations from the Austin Revolution Film Festival, Sept. 3-8:  Best U.S. ...

Updates on Projects in Development by Daniel Blake Smith

New Work: MR. WONDERFUL

I am pleased to announce that I have just completed a memoir-turned novel, MR. WONDERFUL, that in a highly fictionalized ...

TEXAS HEART GOES TO CHINA!

My film, TEXAS HEART, is an Official Selection of the 2017 Shanghai International Film Festival, June 16-26, one of the ...

DIRECTOR & PRODUCER ATTACHED TO ‘THE KISS’

We now have some momentum on my romantic drama (co-authored with Elizabeth Anne Martin) feature film, THE KISS:  attached to ...

Podcast Interview on The Online Movie Show with Phil Hall

Had a wonderful conversation with film critic and journalist, Phil Hall, about my career as an indie filmmaker.  Check it ...

New Cast Join Accidental Hearts Team!

Veteran actor Andrew Sensenig–a well-known indie star (UPSTREAM COLOR; POWERS)–has joined the Accidental Hearts cast to play Spencer Ryan, the father ...

Enthusiastic Review for TEXAS HEART from The Independent Critic

TEXAS HEART just got a very strong review in Richard Propes’ The Independent Critic. An excerpt from his review: “Working ...