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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 Book Gets a Cover Jacket!

I’m quite excited about the wonderfully-designed jacket art that St. Martin’s Press did for my new book.  Check it out! ...

Acting Legend, Ed Asner, Attached to Play Benjamin Franklin in Miniseries

I’m very excitedto announce that film and television star, Ed Asner, will play Benjamin Franklin in a miniseries I’m writing ...

TEXAS HEART GOES OUT TO FESTIVALS!

Texas Heart has been submitted to the following festivals: Austin Film Festival, Toronto Independent Film Festival, Charleston Int’l Film Festival, ...

NEW BOOK GETS NEW TITLE!

June 19, 2015My new book, a saga about the Fletchers, a Vermont-based farm family that scatters to the South and ...

TEXAS HEART GETS SPECIAL SCREENING!

July 1, 2015On June 13, a rough cut of TEXAS HEART was given a special screening for the hometown folks: ...