GAE AND FAITHLIFE TV ENTER SVOD AGREEMENT

GAE AND FAITHLIFE TV ENTER SVOD AGREEMENT

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT AND FAITHLIFE TV ENTER INTO AGREEMENT FOR NON-EXCLUSIVE SVOD STREAMING RIGHTS 

BOCA RATON, FL (August 31, 2018)  Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment today announced its new, direct content alliance with the faith-based streaming service Faithlife TV.

Their initial content licensing deal launched with 5 Dove-Approved titles, including TV-Movie starring For King and Country lead singer Joel Smallbone and country music legend Billy Ray Cyrus “Like a Country Song” (Joel Smallbone, Billy Ray Cyrus, Booboo Stewart, Jennifer Taylor, Fivel Stewart, Madelyn Deutch, Gregory Allan Williams, Kerry Knuppe, Larry Gatlin)Lionsgate released “The Way Home” (Dean Cain, Pierce Gagnon, Lori Beth Sikes, Brett Rice, Song Shroyer, Tom Nowicki), Holiday TV-Movie “A Christmas Tree Miracle” (Kevin Sizemore, Terry Kiser, Jill Whelan) composed by acclaimed composer Bruce Broughton (Tombstone, Lost in Space, Disney’s Bambi II), kid-friendly western musical “The Widow’s Might” (John Robert Moore, Gator Moore, Angela Coates, Cameron Heidrick), and “Lost Wilderness” (Matteo Stefan, Connor Beardmore, Emma Lindsay, Tanner Saunders, Artine Brown, Irmari Steyl-Basson) an adventurous family-focused and kid-friendly feature film.

Faithlife TV is proud to offer Green Apple Entertainment content as part of our library. Our audience wants high-quality films that put faith at the center. We look forward to our deepening and growing relationship with Green Apple Entertainment.” – Jim Straatman, Vice President of New Products, FaithLife

Carpenter stated: “As Faithlife TV and their parent technology company continue to strengthen the Church, we are very excited to be a part of the Body and Faithlife’s mission by providing faith-based content for their audience.

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About FaithLife TV:
FaithLife TV is a faith-based subscription streaming service and division of parent company FaithLife Corporation, the makers of the Logos Bible Software. For more information, visit: https://faithlifetv.com

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.

For Media inquiries, please contact:

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

“MARY JANE” 4/20 RELEASE NOW ON DIGITAL HD

“MARY JANE” 4/20 RELEASE NOW ON DIGITAL HD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE “MARY JANE: A MUSICAL POTUMENTARY” 4/20 RELEASE ON DIGITAL HD IN USA

BOCA RATON, FL (April 20, 2018) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment today announced the USA Digital HD release via Amazon Video, Google Play, DirecTV, VUDU, and Microsoft Xbox of the musical comedy “Mary Jane: A Musical Potumentary“, starring Joan Schirle with 5-Time Golden Globe winner Edward Asner. Based on the hit stage play written by John Howarth, becoming the highest-grossing show in Dell’Arte International’s 35-year production history, the feature film was directed by John Howarth, produced and written by Michael Fields.

Synopsis: “Corporate raiders (Edward Asner) with limitless capital have a market analysis on a new legal substance and a strategic plan to take over. As Mary Jane (Joan Schirle), a back to the land pot farmer comes to terms with her life as a grower and a mother in the economy, will she survive the establishment’s infrastructure as a female entrepreneur?”

Starring: Edward Asner (5-Time Golden Globe winner), Joan Schirle, Zuzka Sabata, Janessa Johnsrude, David Powell, Meredith Anne Baldwin, Leira Satlof, Ryan Musil, Pratik Motwani, Mark Teeter

Review Quotes:

  • “…celebrates the plant while laying bare the industry’s dark side.” – LA Times

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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 more information, visit www.greenappleent.com.

For Media inquiries, please contact:

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

REDBOX RELEASE CRIME THRILLER “AMERICAN BRED”

REDBOX RELEASE CRIME THRILLER “AMERICAN BRED”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE CRIME THRILLER “AMERICAN BRED” ON DVD IN REDBOX

BOCA RATON, FL (February 27, 2018) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment today announced the USA DVD rental release of the crime thriller “American Bred” starring Academy Award Nominee Michael Lerner with Redbox. Produced by LA-based Crevice Entertainment Company, the film was directed and written by Justin Chambers, produced by William Alexander IV, Justin Chambers, and Karina Diaz. The film won ‘Best Narrative Feature’ and ‘Best Picture’ at American Movie Awards, ‘Best Ensemble Cast’ at LA Indie Film Fest and at Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards, along with ‘Best Drama Feature’ at North Hollywood Cinefest. The screenplay won 1st place in 2014 in The Writers Place Screenplay Competition.

Synopsis“When the Adamo family loses track of a suspected informant the catalyst for deception, lies and manipulation begins. As the secrets of his disappearance are revealed it comes to fruition that he was only the beginning, the betrayal pierces even deeper.”

Starring: Michael Lerner (Academy Award Nominee), Eva Tamargo, Andy Martinez Jr., Jesse Steccato, Emily Goss, Viktoria Pavelka, Nate Scholz, Anthony Palermo, Craig Patton, Ryan Leli, Rolonda Watts

Review Quotes:

  • “The film is smartly written with complex but identifiable characters and smart, believable dialogue.” – Media Mikes

Carpenter stated: “We are pleased with our continued efforts of acquiring quality, independent content that can be licensed with Redbox. Starring Academy Award Nominee Michael Lerner, this is a fast-paced crime thriller to be enjoyed today.”

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About Redbox:
With more than 5 billion rentals to date, Redbox is America’s leading source for affordable new release movie and video game rentals. Redbox offers DVD, Blu-ray Disc® and video-game rentals through the nation’s largest network of more than 40,000 conveniently located, self-service entertainment kiosks. For more information, visit www.redbox.com.

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.

For Media inquiries, please contact:

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

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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Instagram & Twitter: @BagTalkEnt @FlightMobHustle

For Media inquiries, please contact:

Greenleaf & Associates
Vicki Greenleaf
vickig@greenleafandassociates.com
323.660.5800

DIRECTV RELEASE SUPERNATURAL THRILLER “AMERICAN CONJURING”

DIRECTV RELEASE SUPERNATURAL THRILLER “AMERICAN CONJURING”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE HAUNTING SUPERNATURAL THRILLER “AMERICAN CONJURING”  WITH DIRECTV

BOCA RATON, FL (February 12, 2017) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment today announced the release of the haunting, supernatural thriller “American Conjuring” with DirecTV. Created by Moviehouse Pictures and GrounDead Productions, the film was directed by Dan Walton and co-directed by Dan Zachary, written by Ken King and Dan Walton, produced by Dan Walton.

Synopsis: “A young family who moves into a home with a dark and tragic history they are unaware that it used to be an orphanage and now houses the tormented spirit of a woman named Hester Corbett who killed herself in the basement. But upon their first night of moving into the home, the family soon realizes that something supernatural might be afoot.”

Starring: Darren Matheson, Lynn Csontos, Mackenzie Mowat, Chloe Bear, Natasha Davidson, Deborah Finkel

Carpenter stated: “Our continued commitment to providing quality, independent entertainment progresses daily by acquiring good content and by securing placement in the marketplace. We’re pleased to make this film available to DirecTV consumers.

Review Quotes:

  • “…carved out macabre imagery galore, one hell of a chilling ‘monster’ … a killer ending that you won’t see coming!” – John Fallon, Jo-Blo.com
  • “…a buffet of haunting imagery reminiscent of horror classic like Amityville Horror and The Shining” – Luke Franklin, Horror-Movies.ca 
  • “…bursting with a dread-filled atmosphere and the monster at the heart of the haunting looks impressively petrifying.” – Jessy Williams, Scream Horror Magazine

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About DirecTV:
DIRECTV (NASDAQ: DTV) is one of the world’s leading providers of digital television entertainment services. Through its subsidiaries and affiliated companies in the United States, Brazil, Mexico and other countries in Latin America, DIRECTV provides digital television service to over 20 million customers in the United States and more than 19 million customers in Latin America. DIRECTV sports and entertainment properties include ownership interests and management of four Regional Sports Networks: ROOT SPORTS Rocky Mountain, Pittsburgh, Southwest and Northwest; and has minority ownership interests in Game Show Network. For the most up-to-date information on DIRECTV, please visit www.directv.com.

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.

For Media inquiries, please contact:

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

DIRECTV RELEASE “BANGER” STARRING OMAR GOODING AND CLIFTON POWELL

DIRECTV RELEASE “BANGER” STARRING OMAR GOODING AND CLIFTON POWELL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE URBAN CRIME THRILLER “BANGER” STARRING OMAR GOODING AND CLIFTON POWELL WITH DIRECTV

BOCA RATON, FL (February 9, 2017) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment today announced the premiere of the urban crime thriller “Banger” starring Omar Gooding and Clifton Powell with DirecTV. Created by Skip Thomas Productions and HobbsStyle Casting & Production, the film was directed and written by Mike Berry, produced by Mike Berry and Tina Hobbs.

Synopsis: “When a turf dispute turns deadly between two street crews fighting for control of the city’s lucrative methamphetamine trade, exacting revenge for the code is more than a game.”

Starring: Omar Gooding, Clifton Powell, Joe Estevez, Demond Ballou, Andrew Herriage, Robert Hunter, Anjela Randle, KateLynn E. Newberry, Jessica Graie, Hakeem Sharif

Carpenter stated: “We’re excited about our continued acquisition and releasing urban content. It’s positive to see local filmmakers figure out how to cast recognizable talent. The film shows the pulse of independent filmmaking is alive and that one doesn’t have to fear ‘go high budget or don’t play’ to express their craft.

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About DirecTV:
DIRECTV (NASDAQ: DTV) is one of the world’s leading providers of digital television entertainment services. Through its subsidiaries and affiliated companies in the United States, Brazil, Mexico and other countries in Latin America, DIRECTV provides digital television service to over 20 million customers in the United States and more than 19 million customers in Latin America. DIRECTV sports and entertainment properties include ownership interests and management of four Regional Sports Networks: ROOT SPORTS Rocky Mountain, Pittsburgh, Southwest and Northwest; and has minority ownership interests in Game Show Network. For the most up-to-date information on DIRECTV, please visit www.directv.com.

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.

For Media inquiries, please contact:

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

Green Apple Entertainment