The “Dream Team”

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TJ JOHNSON – Director of Technology
Now in the 15th year of his Film and Theater career, TJ Johnson has appeared as Brad in a live production of Rocky Horror Show, of having his first magazine cover, of winning awards in the National Film Challenge, the Idaho International Film Festival, and the Dead 8 Film Festival.  He has appeared in over 30 Indie films and shorts, most recently Mark of the Veil. His latest project is working with Barry Corbin and Johnny Dark in The Leaves of Eden. He is also a licensed pilot and builds and flies Experimental Aircraft and Gliders, races cars with the local SCCA Club, and rides in MotoTrials. TJ has 16 years as a globe hopping engineer in the tech industry.


JOSE RODRIGUEZ – International / Latin Liaison
Jose lives in Tepoztlan, Morelos, Mexico (a short 2 hour drive from Mexico City.).  Jose has extensive retail and management experience – having owned 3 clothing stores in Washington DC.    He has extensive political organizing experience — having been the lead permit holder for many large marches/protests on the progressive side of the political sectrum (anti nuclear – pro peace – animal rights – the environment – human and gay rights).   Jose has also worked on various presidential campaigns as advance – press – and personal assistant to the candidate.  He also has two You Tube channels.


“DM” SMITH – President
Known as the Red Warrior, Deanna-Marie “DM” Smith founded Red Warrior Productions as a one-stop talent management enterprise. Building on her multiple successes from Wall Street to London, “DM” is focused on bringing out the best in her clients and sharing their talents worldwide!


DEVIN TAIT – Webmaster
Devin serves as Vice President, Communications, for The Hollywood Partnership.  He graduated from Fort Hays State University, near his hometown of Paradise, Kansas, with a degree in information networking and telecommunications, emphasis in media studies.  He is a musician, live-streamer, and podcast host.


JOE WILLIAMSON – Publicist / Manager
Joe is the Director of Publicity for Cinema Epoch (recently appointed) and Church Hill productions. He has recently served as a producer on much buzzed Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance starring Bai Ling and Tommy Wiseau. He is a producer on the upcoming edge of your seat action flick Checkpoint starring William Forsythe, Bill Goldberg, and Kenny Johnson. Joe got his start working with Jeff Connors, son of actor Chuck Connors of The Rifleman fame.  His first producing credit was on the talk show, An Intimate Look with Michelle Tomlinson. Joe is also a walking encyclopedia on Film and Television.


THERESA ZAINO – Agent (SAG-AFTRA licensed)
Theresa Zaino has been in the entertainment industry since 1988 and is the owner of her own SAG-AFTRA Franchised Talent Agency in Jupiter, Florida “Action Entertainment Talent Agency”. AE TALENT is a full service talent and casting agency specializing in the representation of actors/actresses, stuntmen/women, action stars, entertainers/performers, musicians, singers, dancers, models and kid talent.