Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Preston Bailey and Paul Butler to attend Little Soldier Premiere and Benefit at the Writer's Guild Theater in Beverly Hills on August 12th

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On August 12th 2010 independent filmmaker, Dallas King of Onyx Entertainment in association with ARC Talent Management will premiere his film “Little Soldier”. The premiere will take place at the Writer’s Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. The premiere will feature the first showing of the trailer for his upcoming film TATTOO. The premiere will also help raise funds for at-risk youth in association with Big Kids Care and SBC PRIME (

The film “Little Soldier” focuses on Daniel, played by Gabreon Womack, who struggles to get past his problem of wetting the bed, while his father Tony played by Darren Schnase, grows frustrated. Only Daniel's belief in his toys coming alive to fight the monster in the closet responsible for the bed wetting will restore the love between a father and a son. It's Toy Story meets Black Hawk Down in an imaginary world. When director Dallas King as asked what inspired him to write the film, he replied “The true inspiration comes from being a kid that was always afraid of the dark”.

Both Dallas King and Gabreon Womack are industry advocates for the Big Kids Care program. A portion of the food proceeds from the after-party at LIFE on Wilshire be directly be donated to the SBC PRIME program. Donations for SBC PRIME will be accepted at the event and the public service announcement for Big Kids Care featuring Patrick Gallagher of Glee will air at the beginning of the evening.

The event will take place at 7:00pm at the Writer’s Guild Theater in Beverly Hills, CA.

Some of the celebrities expected to attend the event are Brittany Curran (Men of a Certain Age, Legally Blonde), Zoe Meyers (Secret Girlfriend), Danso Gordon (Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia, South of Nowhere) , Fivel Stewart (The OC, Leader of the Clique Girls), Cathy Shim (Reno 911, Mad TV). Young actors Preston Bailey (Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer, Dexter) and Paul Butler (Sonny with a Chance, My Sister’s Keeper) of Children of the Corn are expected to attend in support the cause as well. Sponsors for the event include, Pirate Brands, Road Rage Jewelry, Mayson’s Margarita Mixers, Karma Tequila, Soul Cups, GUS, FUZE, and the ART Share Los Angeles.