GAE ACQUIRES URBAN FILM LIBRARY FROM BAG TALK ENTERTAINMENT

GAE ACQUIRES URBAN FILM LIBRARY FROM BAG TALK ENTERTAINMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES NORTH AMERICAN DISTRIBUTION RIGHTS TO URBAN FILM LIBRARY FROM BAG TALK ENTERTAINMENT  

FIVE TITLE LINE-UP FEATURES SOME OF TODAY’S BIGGEST STARS

BOCA RATON, FL (February 15, 2018) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment today announced its acquisition of North American rights to a five-title slate of urban films from Bag Talk Entertainment for distribution.

Included in the acquisition are three documentaries, a feature film, and a six-episode mini-series:

*American Rap Stars 2: The sequel to the highly successful American Rap Stars shares exclusive access to Snoop Dogg, Chris Brown, The Game and other high-profile rap artists from New York to Los Angeles.

*How to Make a Major Independent Movie: Sticky Fingaz hosts this fascinating journey with behind-the-scenes footage and exclusive interviews with some of today’s biggest stars, including Dennis Quaid, Omar Epps, Cedric the Entertainer, Vivica A. Fox, David Caruso and Patrick Swayze, among others.

*Napoleon: Life of an Outlaw: Shot by former member of Tupak Shakur’s infamous, multi-platinum rap group Outlawz. Gain insider access in this doc that 2Pac fans won’t want to miss!

*Brooklyn Knight: When two rival basketball coaches (Kirk “Sticky Fingaz” Jones and Khalil Kain) fall out over a bad call in a championship game, things only heat up when Knight Mathews hooks up with the lovely Brooklyn Taylor, the cousin of his newfound rival.

*Mahjongg: Set in New York City’s Chinatown, it’s The Sopranos meets The Wire meets Big Trouble in Little China in this gritty, fast-paced crime series about loyalty, betrayal, and consequences. Starring Hassan Johnson, Fredro Starr, and Jennifer Dong.

Carpenter stated: “We are excited for this alliance and slate of films as we continue to build a presence in the world of hip-hop and pop culture.”

About Bag Talk Entertainment:
Bag Talk Entertainment is a multimedia company that distributes music, film and other content. With more than 25 years of experience in the industry, CEO Omar “Iceman” Sharif has worked with such iconic artists as Jay-Z, Mariah Carey, Jamie Foxx, Run DMC and Snoop Dogg, among many others; and sold over 100 million records. Sharif has executive produced nine films, directed three hit documentaries and landed a $2 million deal with Lionsgate Entertainment for the film A Day in the Life. President of Acquisitions for Bag Talk Entertainment is Robert “Hustle” Hisquierdo, who also spearheads day-to-day operations.

About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, global provider of quality, independent film and television content. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, USA, the company was founded in 2005 by 30+ year industry veteran Tim Warren.

With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, Green Apple Entertainment continues to expand its film library through the acquisition of all rights to select projects for limited theatrical release, television, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary and home video.

Green Apple Entertainment has well-established relationships for product placement and continues to innovate by nurturing new opportunities in a rapidly changing marketplace. The company’s mission is to deliver first-rate content and superior product to a broad array of audiences for a fresh viewing experience on traditional platforms, as well as evolving new media.

For more information, visit www.greenappleent.com.

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323.660.5800

GAE EXPANDS FILM PORTFOLIO WITH 4K CONTENT

GAE EXPANDS FILM PORTFOLIO WITH 4K CONTENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT EXPANDS FILM PORTFOLIO WITH 4K CONTENT ACQUIRING ALL WORLDWIDE RIGHTS TO DOVE-APPROVED SCI-FI COMEDY “ALIENS AND GUFORS” IN 4K

BOCA RATON, FL (February 20, 2017) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment, today announced the company’s film portfolio expansion with 4K content, beginning with the acquisition of all Worldwide rights to the Dove-Approved, sci-fi comedy “Aliens and Gufors” in 4K from RedPalm Films, written and directed by Fred Paskiewicz.

Synopsis: “Three aspiring ufologists set up a zany UFO shop (Global Unidentified Flying Object Research and Services) and unwittingly ignite the biggest UFO encounter since Roswell.”

Cast: Nick Uzarski, Ryan Jeric, Justin Nguyen, Stephanie Einstein, Bob Gericke, Paul Whetstone, Savannah Whitehead, Brooke Bollinger

Carpenter stated: “2016 was a healthy year and our 2017 New Year’s resolutions have been set. We are well pleased to announce that we have officially expanded our 200+ portfolio to now include 4K content, beginning with our first 4K acquisition of the feature film ‘Aliens & Gufors'”.

Green Apple Entertainment plans to release the film 2Q, in June 2017.

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About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, global provider of quality, independent film and television content. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, USA, the company was founded in 2005 by 30+ year industry veteran Tim Warren.

With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, Green Apple Entertainment continues to expand its film library through the acquisition of all rights to select projects for limited theatrical release, television, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary and home video.

Green Apple Entertainment has well-established relationships for product placement and continues to innovate by nurturing new opportunities in a rapidly changing marketplace. The company’s mission is to deliver first-rate content and superior product to a broad array of audiences for a fresh viewing experience on traditional platforms, as well as evolving new media.

For additional information, go to: www.greenappleent.com.

Contact:
Green Apple Entertainment
Public Relations
info@greenapple-ent.com
561.218.4703

GAE ACQUIRES ‘SAW’ PARODY “SLAW” STARRING KEVIN NASH

GAE ACQUIRES ‘SAW’ PARODY “SLAW” STARRING KEVIN NASH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES WORLDWIDE RIGHTS TO “SAW” FRANCHISE PARODY “SLAW” STARRING KEVIN NASH

BOCA RATON, FL (January 4, 2016) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment, today announced the company’s acquisition of Worldwide rights to “Slaw” the “Saw” franchise parody starring WWE Hall of Famer Kevin Nash, several Bullet Club members and other wrestlers including John Kip, Luke ‘Doc’ Gallows (Andrew Hankinson), Amber (O’Neal) Gallows, along with Baby Norman, Gregory Alan Williams and Vanessa Cloke.

The red carpet Theatrical premiere was held on October 12, 2016 at Movie Studio Grill in Duluth, GA. From BJK Films and Long Shot Productions “Slaw” was directed by Matt Green and written by John Kap and Richard Tavernaro.

Synopsis: “Two “foodie” brothers kidnap those who ruin their dining experience and kill them – each in their own unique “food-related” manner.”

Starring: Kevin Nash, John Kap, Gregory Alan Williams, Andrew Hankinson, Vanessa Cloke, Baby Norma, Amber Gallows, Erica Page, Carlos Aviles

“With the recent announcements of Lionsgate re-launhcing its ‘Saw’ franchise with an eighth film “Saw: Legacy”, we are excited to align this parody with its release window and look forward to engaging with millions of fans around the world.” – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales, Green Apple Entertainment 

Green Apple Entertainment plans to release the film 2Q-3Q 2017.

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About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, global provider of quality, independent film and television content. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, USA, the company was founded in 2005 by 30-year industry veteran Tim Warren. 

With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, Green Apple Entertainment continues to expand its film library through the acquisition of all rights to select projects for limited theatrical release, television, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary and home video. Green Apple Entertainment has well-established relationships for product placement and continues to innovate by nurturing new opportunities in a rapidly changing marketplace. The company’s mission is to deliver first-rate content and superior product to a broad array of audiences for a fresh viewing experience on traditional platforms, as well as evolving new media.

For additional information, go to: www.greenappleent.com.

Contact:
Green Apple Entertainment
Public Relations
info@greenapple-ent.com
561.218.4703

GAE ACQUIRES 80’S RETRO 8-BIT SHORT FILM “SHOW NO MERCY”

GAE ACQUIRES 80’S RETRO 8-BIT SHORT FILM “SHOW NO MERCY”

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES WORLDWIDE TV AND VOD RIGHTS TO 80’s RETRO 8-BIT ACTION-PACKED SHORT FILM “SHOW NO MERCY” STARRING FATHER AND SON MARTIN KOVE AND JESSE KOVE

BOCA RATON, FL (October 25, 2016) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment, today announced the company’s acquisition of Worldwide TV and VOD rights to the 80’s retro, 8-bit action-packed short film “Show No Mercy” starring father and son Martin Kove and Jesse Kove. Watch here as stars Martin Kove and Jesse Kove join RTM for an exclusive interview!

Synopsis: “Cobra Arcade Bar clerk (Jesse Kove) and his boss (Martin Kove) are in for a retro 8-bit battle, after being magically teleported into an action-packed arcade machine.”

Starring: “Martin Kove, Jesse Kove, Barbara McBain, John Holmberg”

Carpenter stated: “As we continue to expand our short film product offering, we’re pleased to include “Show No Mercy”. This is really cool with some featured 8-bit elements, and we look forward to further conversations with the production company in regard of a feature film or series development.

Green Apple Entertainment plans to release the film 1Q, in Jan. 2017.

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About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, global provider of quality, independent film and television content. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, USA, the company was founded in 2005 by 30-year industry veteran Tim Warren. 

With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, Green Apple Entertainment continues to expand its film library through the acquisition of all rights to select projects for limited theatrical release, television, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary and home video. Green Apple Entertainment has well-established relationships for product placement and continues to innovate by nurturing new opportunities in a rapidly changing marketplace. The company’s mission is to deliver first-rate content and superior product to a broad array of audiences for a fresh viewing experience on traditional platforms, as well as evolving new media.

For additional information, go to: www.greenappleent.com.

Contact:
Green Apple Entertainment
Public Relations
info@greenapple-ent.com
561.218.4703

GAE ACQUIRES FIRST SHORT FILM “ZIZI AND HONEYBOY”

GAE ACQUIRES FIRST SHORT FILM “ZIZI AND HONEYBOY”

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES WORLDWIDE VOD AND TV RIGHTS TO FIRST SHORT FILM “ZIZI AND HONEYBOY” STARRING THE LATE, HOLLYWOOD LEGEND DORIS ROBERTS

BOCA RATON, FL (June 22, 2016) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment, today announced the company’s first short film acquisition of Worldwide VOD and TV rights to “Zizi and Honeyboy” starring the late, Hollywood legend Doris Roberts, known for her award-winning role in CBS’ TV hit series “Everybody Loves Raymond”. Directed by Brett Donowho.

Synopsis: “A public figure (Andrew Koss) seeks the witty and wise company of his elderly aunt Zizi (Doris Roberts), following his meteoric rise and fall from grace in the media.”

Carpenter stated: “As we represent a portfolio of more than 200 films, including over 50 documentaries, we are thrilled to announce the expansion of our product offering to now include award-winning short films. With the recent passing of the legend Doris Roberts, we are pleased to honor and continue her legacy with her latest short film “Zizi and Honeyboy”.

Green Apple Entertainment plans to release the film 4Q, in October 2016.

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About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, global provider of quality, independent film and television content. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, USA, the company was founded in 2005 by 30-year industry veteran Tim Warren. 

With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, Green Apple Entertainment continues to expand its film library through the acquisition of all rights to select projects for limited theatrical release, television, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary and home video. Green Apple Entertainment has well-established relationships for product placement and continues to innovate by nurturing new opportunities in a rapidly changing marketplace. The company’s mission is to deliver first-rate content and superior product to a broad array of audiences for a fresh viewing experience on traditional platforms, as well as evolving new media.

For additional information, go to: www.greenappleent.com.

Contact:
Green Apple Entertainment
Public Relations
info@greenapple-ent.com
561.218.4703

GAE ACQUIRES “THE LIFE ZONE” SEQUEL “CRIES OF THE UNBORN”

GAE ACQUIRES “THE LIFE ZONE” SEQUEL “CRIES OF THE UNBORN”

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES ALL WORLDWIDE RIGHTS TO “THE LIFE ZONE” SEQUEL “CRIES OF THE UNBORN” STARRING LEGENDARY OSCAR-NOMINEE ACTOR ROBERT LOGGIA

BOCA RATON, FL (June 7, 2016)  Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment, today announced the company’s acquisition of all Worldwide rights to “The Life Zone” sequel “Cries of the Unborn” starring legendary Oscar-Nominee actor Robert Loggia, from Justice For All Productions, written and produced by Kenneth Del Vecchio.

Synopsis: “When three young, pregnant women are held against their will, a jury must examine just how far they would go to save a life.”

Cast: Robert Loggia, Blanche Baker, Justin Deas, Allison Thomas Lee, Deborah Twiss, Suzi Lorraine, Kirk Ponton, Yaron Urbas, Obaid Kadwani

“‘Cries of the Unborn‘ will spool smack in the middle of a blue chunk of the map.” – NY Daily News

Carpenter stated: “Thought-provoking, politically incorrect, and highly controversial are three reasons why you should absolutely watch this sequel.

Green Apple Entertainment plans to release the film 4Q, in November 2016.

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About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, worldwide sales agent, distributor and aggregator of quality, independent entertainment. With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, the company acquires film, television and entertainment content from today’s independent talent and the work of recognizable directors, producers, and writers.

Founded in 2005 by 30-year industry veteran Tim Warren, Green Apple Entertainment has established and continues to nurture new relationships for product placement into the marketplace. With an array of genres and acquiring all rights from select limited theatrical to broadcast, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary, and home video, the company’s mission is to unearth first-rate content, cultivate superior product, and deliver them through traditional platforms and evolving new media to a wide variety of audiences for a fresh viewing experience. For additional information, go to: www.greenappleent.com.

Contact:
Green Apple Entertainment
Public Relations
info@greenapple-ent.com
561.218.4703

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