|Posted by MissNanse-SSI on May 20, 2011 at 11:50 PM|
A new film being produced and directed by websoap "The Bay's" Gregori J Martin here in New York for his Lanyfilms Productions. The film being filmed here in New York will star The Bay's Kristoff Andrews is based on 19 year old Robert Areizaga Jr. who was murdered in White Plains, New York at a party in the Fall of 2010 by a vicious gang. The story tells of Robert’s journey to turn his life around and become a New York police officer five months before his tragic death.
Gregori J Martin is an award winning, talented and intelligent writer, director and producer and has undertaken this story of his cousin Robert Areizaga. Robert was a native New Yorker born in Yonkers and a graduate of Gorton High School. He was in the process of finishing his schooling in Westchester Communitu College. He was killed in October of 2010 and left a hole in the heart of his cousin Gregori. It is in loving memory that THE SOUTHSIDE pays homage to the life of an extraordinary young man who will be greatly missed by many.
Advertisement THE SOUTHSIDE stars Guinness World Record Holder, X-Games Champion and star of THE BAY, Kristos Andrews in the lead role and film actor Douglas Santiago, star of the blockbuster hit GIRLFIGHT, as well as Hip-Hop Artist Cuban Link. AS THE WORLD TURNS stars Ellen Dolan, Martha Byrne and Bronson Picket will also appear in the film.
Here is a tweet by Gregori J Martin enthused by the second day of filming. "DAY 2 was great! Kristos Andrews was awesome once again! Was also great to see my buddy Anthony Aquilino playing opposite the great Ellen Dolan & watch my cousin Steven Negron (Aka Yung Nash) make his acting debut! Robert Areizaga, Jr. would be proud! Love & light once more!
This is clearly a labor of love by Mr. Martin, Mr. Andrews and the cast and crew of of 'Southside'
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