FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2R's Entertainment & Media PR
VP Media Relations & Communications
(New York, NY - October 20,2010) - AM Releasings and Greta Joanne Entertainment presents the release of the film “DECEPTIVE”, available for a limited theatre engagement at Big Cinemas on Thursday, October 28th (Press, Media, and Industry invite), and open to the public on Friday, October 29th to November 4th. To view the trailer click here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zzBHd2y9MLg and to find out what times the film will be playing check the theatre's website http://us.bigcinemas.com/cinemas.asp?cid=1009.
"Deceptive, is an award-winning International Independent film about a risky love triangle fueled by fame, fortune and money that will keep audiences guessing what will happen next," says Angelique Monét , the film's Executive Producer, writer and lead actress. "Though it was originally labeled as a DVD film, I kept on fighting the fight to ensure that a broader audience got a chance to experience this message. I am extremely proud of how far we have come," she adds.
"DECEPTIVE" will begin showing in New York at Big Cinema 239 E. 59th Street, and expand to a wider showing in 2011. A few of the confirmed markets include but not limited are; Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles, Paris, London, and Accra, Ghana.
A risky love triangle fueled by fame, fortune, and money...
Shiek Mahmud-Bey (Nightfalls on Manhattan, Buffalo Soldiers, Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood), Angelique Monét (East New York), Jas Anderson (Brooklyn's Finest), and Meah Pace (CBS/UPN's R U The Girl?...With T-Boz and Chilli), star in this sexy story of lust, greed, and fame. After building JRuby Records, music mogul James Walker (Mahmud-Bey) thinks he has it all. When his right hand man Bennie (Anderson), grooms Vanessa Walker , James wife (Monét) to be the new queen of the label. James secretly signs Trina (Pace) to take the spotlight. As their passion begins, a deadly love triangle unfolds and threatens everyone involved. "DECEPTIVE" is set in Brooklyn, New York and is a film noir dealing with the record industry. The film is directed by two-time award winner, Roderick Giles and is Executive Produced and written by Angelique Monét. As a recording artist herself Monét wanted to describe a story of lust, greed, and fame, set within the recording industry. “ So many times we as recording artist and women go through so much, so I wanted to make a popcorn film for the ladies and fellows. There is something for everyone.” Making it's premiere at Marche du Film during the prestigious Festival de Cannes 2010, and following up at the Hamptons Black International Film Festival “Audience Choice Award Winner.”
HISTORY OF DECEPTIVE
"DECEPTIVE" is solely financed by Angelique Monét and award winning playwright Edgar Chisholm. Ms. Monét is a multi-media talent and former Ms. Black South Carolina. She is also the world’s only stage/film actress ventriloquist. She is the owner of one of the only female owned theatrical distribution companies (AM Releasings), and is the first company in the United States to take a film to Accra, Ghana for a theatrical exhibition 2011. Ms. Monét prides herself on being multi-tasked as a business woman and artist: “Music, films, writing is how we can make a change while entertaining the masses. It may sound like a lot; but I enjoy studying Sammy Davis, Frank Sinatra, Josephine Baker, and Lena Horne. I believe today with social networking, and digital media we can accomplish our goals independently without Hollywood. We can create a brand and have Hollywood come to us.”
ABOUT GRETA JOANNE ENTERTAINMENT
Greta Joanne Entertainment is a New York based multi-media company pioneered by multi-media talent and former Ms. Black South Carolina USA, Angelique Monét. The companies mission is to produce entertaining media content for the general public while hosting and branding multi-cultural events including the Hamptons Black International Film Festival. For more information please visit http://www.gretajoanneentertainment.com/
ABOUT AM RELEASINGS
AM Releasings is a boutique label for theatrical and DVD distribution. The companies primary goal is to distribute films that have box office potential and bring them to the mass audience. For more information on DECEPTIVE and or to schedule an interview with any of the cast members, please feel free to contact Ra-Fael Blanco via email at TwoRsEnt@aol.com. Also make sure to visit http://www.gretajoanneentertainment.com/ for any additional information.
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