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Actor and Producer
Anthony S. Goolsby is the culmination of what embodies an artist: creative, intuitive, performative, and introspective. By profession, he is an actor, improviser, writer, comedian, and budding musician. He believes in creating space and time for playing while living and living while playing.
Actor and Director
Keena Ferguson a multi-artist, is known for her bright warm smile, strong presence, and agility as an actress. A graduate of The Ohio State University where she received her B.F.A in dance, she moved to Los Angeles less than a week after graduation to begin her career. Keena is starring in Tyler Perry’s new TV show Sistas on BET and recurring on the CW’s All American. She has also had roles on the hot Golden Globe and Emmy-winning show Atlanta, S.W.A.T on CBS opposite Shemar Moore, recurring on Amazon’s Gortimer Gibbons Life of on Normal Street, and many movies on Netflix such as RedLine, American Hero, and more. She also is the voice of many popular video games like Fortnite, Spiderman, Star Wars, World War Z, and more and can be heard at Disneyworld and other theme parks for the brand new Pandora World of Avatar and Star Wars Land. She has danced for many notable artists such as Kelly Rowland, Gloria Estefan, Marc Anthony, Jay-Z and so many more. She also choreographed the 25th anniversary of the hit Broadway show DREAMGIRLS at the Ford Theatre. Her first short film, Kai, won numerous awards, played in more than 30 film festivals, and received TV distribution. She won an NAACP award for her one-woman show Keena UnBranded which she also wrote, produced, and starred in and her film Lindon Passing was HBO nominated. Through her company, Now, Go Get it Done, she helps writers and creatives develop their content in all stages from pre to post. She understands that there is no one size fits all when it comes to creating content and that each project, each storyteller and each goal is different. Helping other creatives be inspired and get their projects done and out into the world is what she strives to do for each artist.
Celebrity Makeup Artist
DAY BYRD, formerly known as DAY HILL, may be one of the most innovative in the industry. She has been a driving force behind many brands that are household names. With over 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry she has worn many hats. From wardrobe stylist to wig designer, makeup artist, to brand creator, DAY BYRD is best known for creating the iconic makeup looks that helped seal the popularity of pop sensation Nicki Minaj.
Day has had the opportunity to work with many of today's celebrity trendsetters such as Ciara, NeNe Leaks, Missy Elliot, Tony Award Nominee Saycon Sengbloh, Broadway legend Kenny Leon, super model Jessica White, Fantasia, Sheree Whitfield, Chilli of TLC, Drake, Lil Wayne and many more. Her work has been seen on the covers and pages of Cosmopolitan magazine, Rollingstone, Essence, VIBE, Ebony, Allure, and several dozen more.
"Creating visually is my ministry. Whether or not it's makeup, wig design, creative directing, or brand consulting, it's God's gift to me... So it's what I give to you. "
"When your goal is to bring your best game, you come to me, because I come to win!"
Author & Performing Artist
Linda 'Pearl' FIls-Aime is a seasoned fashion model, performing artist, author, speaker, and university professor. Pearl began her professional career as a model walking the runways for Ebony Fashion Fair, touring the U.S., Canada and Caribbean. Shortly after touring with Ebony Fashion Fair, Pearl pursued her MBA at Clark Atlanta University. Pearl served as a real estate analyst for a Fortune 1 company from 2008 to 2011, and as an adjunct business school professor at Clark Atlanta University, teaching Leadership and Professional Development since August 2011 to June 2017. In October of 2014, Pearl opened ALNP Foundation Inc. ALNP Foundation Inc. mission is to shape the confidence of girls and women to become future leaders through modeling, leadership, and entrepreneurship training.
Actor and Coach
DaJuan Johnson is a consistently working actor, certified life coach, and founder of Think Bigger Coaching where he helps Actors book off self-tapes. Currently, you can catch him recurring as Detective Rondell Pierce on Amazon’s hit show BOSCH, which just finished shooting its seventh season - during the pandemic! His credits include an ABC-backed Emmy-campaigned performance on Grey’s Anatomy — which he booked off a self-tape — and a lead role in the Emmy-nominated YouTube series The New 30. Other credits include NCIS (booked off self-tape), Narcos, Suits, Agent Carter, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital, Private Practice, 24, and Bones. All this is to say — he's worked and he has been there and is DOING IT. STILL DOING. And THRIVING.
His mission is simple: to help you #SKIPTHELINE. Yup, you heard it, he’s on a mission to help you #uplevel your career with confidence.
Actress and Singer
Dawn Bynoe is a Singer, Actress, Voice Actor, and Private Coach. Dawn studied Voice at the prestigious Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and the Arts and went on to receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Music Performance and Drama from Long Island University/ C.W. Post College. She has performed, singing for the Museum of Television and Radio in A Black Noel, NAACP, Urban League, the Honorable David Dinkins, and The Anti-Defamation League. She also voiced for some of the most iconic television and radio advertisements we all know and love like The U.S. Virgin Islands, Popeye's, Ford, Publix, Bellsouth, Kraft, GA Lottery, and most notably she was the voice for the Obama Re-election Campaign Nationwide. She has been blessed with the opportunity to grace the stage on tour to work with Tyler Perry, and performed with Legendary R&B recording artists Howard Hewett and Phil Perry. She has worked with the Grammy Award-winning group Arrested Development, and numerous Off-Broadway productions, and continues to work with various producers like Keith Grooves Edwards which has kept her pretty busy.
Director and Producer
Freddie Hendricks is a teacher, director, producer, and creator. Freddie has created over 30 original productions. He is proud to be one of Atlanta’s international artists. His greatest joy comes from the development of new artists.
Social Media Expert
Heidi Dean is known as the industry’s top social media expert for actors and the creator of Marketing4Actors.com. She’s a social media writer for Backstage Magazine and a frequent speaker at film festivals, conferences, SAG-AFTRA, AEA, podcasts, and universities across the country. Her clients include Emmy Award-winners, Broadway stars, recording artists, series regulars, directors, producers, AND actors just like you. Heidi turns social media rookies into ROCKSTARS!
Therapist and Counselor
Veronda Bellamy is a licensed Therapist, Nationally Certified Counselor, Philanthropist, Renowned Speaker, and Founder and Executive Director of Bridging the Gap of America, Inc. a nonprofit outreach program that provides outpatient mental, behavioral, and substance abuse treatment for adults, youth, and families. Veronda continues her torch of service as the founder of Veronda Bellamy Enterprise & Co., a safe space for individuals and business owners who are ready to conquer mental blocks and get clear on what’s holding them back so they can achieve new levels of success. She stands as a highly sought-after Therapist and Coach who specializes in turning blind spots into breakthroughs. Her expertise empowers individuals to create more fulfilling lives and positions business owners to plug revenue gaps to hit their desired profit goals. Affectionately nicknamed The Master’s Inspirationalist, Veronda is a seven-figure business owner known for providing her clients with an eclectic and life-changing blend of therapy, life coaching and spirituality. As host of the Veronda Bellamy Inspired Show, she earned the honor of interviewing Dr. Maya Angelou, leaving listeners inspired, encouraged, and ready to unapologetically pursue their dreams.
Clifton Guterman has spent the last twenty years actively working in Atlanta as an actor, casting director, theatre director, producer, educator, and industry mentor. After casting over 100 professional theatre productions in the city, he pivoted to on-camera casting in early 2021 and is now Head of Film and TV Division at Big Picture Casting. He also coaches and teaches at Catapult Acting Studio.