June 27, 2011 (Nashville, TN) – Production is underway for the third national distribution deal with Nashville, Tennessee native Alvin Moore Jr. The 27 year-old quadruple threat, is currently on location in North Carolina preparing for “A Perfect Gift”, starring R&B crooner Ruben Studdard (Season 2 Winner of American Idol), TV & Film Actress Golden Brooks (Girlfriends), TV & Film Actor Darius McCrary (Family Matters, 35 & Ticking), Comedian and Actor Chris Spencer (Jamie Foxx Show and BET TV show Let’s Stay Together), Clifton Powell (35 & Ticking, The Mentalist), Buddy Lewis (That’s So Raven and Black Dynamite) and Nashville actors Debbie Powell, Maurice Bullard, and Alvin Moore, Jr. himself as his signature character “Gramps” (A Mother’s Prayer, When The Lights Go Out).
The deal is with One Village Entertainment, a division of the world renown distribution company, Image Entertainment, (Chatsworth, CA) and Swirl Films, a major production company (Wilmington, NC) within just two years from his introduction on the national scene. Parlaying on the phenomenal success of his first two projects, “A Mother’s Prayer and When The Lights Go Out”, Moore will write, direct, star in as well as write and produce the soundtrack for his latest stage play creatively named “The Perfect Gift”. Moore, along with a group of gifted actors, musicians and vocalist from across Tennessee will also be in North Carolina for a closed taping session in a state of the art soundstage. The DVD is scheduled to air on BET as well as release in major retail outlets across the country just in time for the holidays. Moore’s previous works have captured nearly half a million viewers on BET and upon release achieved One Village Entertainment’s top position in DVD sales in Target and Walmart stores across the country. “In a relatively short amount of time, Moore has consistently been one of One Village Entertainment’s top performers in the stage play arena”, said Brett Dismuke, VP of Urban Programming and Acquisitions for One Village Entertainment. “Moore’s success in TV and on DVD has made doing business with him a natural fit.”Moore’s spirituality and never wavering from his goal has given him the perfect formula for success. “Operating in constant faith, working hard and being true to my calling is paying off”, said Moore. “While there is still so much more that I am called to do, it is a blessing to have people to support your vision. To whom much is given, much is required”. Prior to the
Moore’s current project he has directed phenomenal talents such as R&B great Johnny Gill, Actress Robin Givens, R&B and Gospel singer Shirley Murdock, R&B Sensation Lloyd, Actress Wendy Raquel Robinson (The Game), Actor Keith Robinson (DreamGirls) to name a few. Moore has also shared the spotlight by casting local rising stars like Dorlisa Dismuke, Will Davenport, Shanae Edwards, Ricky Harris, Jr. and Nina Hibbler-Webster. Please visit the website at www.alvinmooreent.com, “like us”on our facebook fan page “The Perfect Gift by Alvin Moore, Jr.” and follow us on twitter at @Alvin_Moore_Ent for updates and more information.If you would like to setup an on location interview, phone interview during the filming of “A Perfect Gift” please contact Sherlene Shanklin, VIPP Communications at 502-295-0435 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.