LOS ANGELES, Dec. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost Never Films, Inc. (OTCQB: HLWD), a publicly traded independent film company based in Los Angeles, California, is pleased to announce that the Company has provided debt funding to feature film "River Runs Red". The film is being shot in the state of Kentucky.
The film follows the story of an African-American Judge whose son is wrongfully killed by police officers. When the courts clear the officers of wrongdoing, the Judge must decide whether the courts are the only arbitrators of justice.
"River Runs Red" stars John Cusack, whose illustrious career includes such films as "Say Anything", "2012", "Con Air", (starring Nicholas Cage), "Gross Pointe Blank", "1408" (starring Samuel L. Jackson), and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his performance in "High Fidelity". He also starred along Jackie Chan in the 2015 Chinese historical action film "Dragon Blade" which was produced by Huayi Brothers, Shanghai Film Group and Shenzhen Tencent Video.
The cast also includes Taye Diggs who starred in "Chicago", "The Best Man", and "The Best Man Holiday", Luke Hemsworth from the HBO Series "West World", and comedian George Lopez best known for his ABC sitcom "George Lopez".
Almost Never Films is providing debt financing to "River Runs Red". "We are thrilled to continually help film makers realize their visions," said Almost Never Films CEO Danny Chan.
John Cusack is represented by ICM Partners and Steve Burkow and Ben Rubinfield of Ziffren Brittenham. Taye Diggs is represented by ICM Partners. Luke Hemsworth and George Lopez are represented by UTA Partners.
Almost Never Films is represented by Elsa Ramo and Erika Canchola of Ramo Law PC.
About Almost Never Films, Inc.
Almost Never Films (HLWD) is a publicly traded independent film company focused on film production, finance and production related services for movies under budgets of $35 million. Its business is to facilitate relationships between creative talent and companies who produce, finance and distribute motion pictures and television series. For more information, visit http://www.almostneverfilms.com.
Media and Investor Contact: Mike Zhou Almost Never Films, Inc. 213-296-3005 [email protected]