Event Hosted by Intention Films and Media Will Feature Web Series Pilot Reading Along with Musical Performances by Broadway’s “Phantom of the Opera” Star Ciarán Sheehan, Lydia Sabosto, and JayCee Driesen.
If you've ever wanted to see behind the scenes of a TV show coming to life, now you can. On Monday, May 15, you can be part of the Couple of Guys webseries fundraiser at the Bellmore Movies. Award-Winning Long Island Filmmaker, Long Island Int. Film Expo (LIIFE) founder and programmer, and Writer/Director/Producer Debra Markowitz is presenting a table read of the pilot.
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The stars Sal Rendino (The Get Down, Showtime’s Billions) and Lukas Hassel (The Blacklist, Blue Bloods) will have Joining the reading are Ilene Kristen (Emmy award winning actress from One Life to Live) and Merrick’s Dina Lohan (Living Lohan).*
The rest of the cast is Ciarán Sheehan (Broadway’s Phantom of the Opera), Joslyn DeFreece (Carla(a) and The Week in Trans), Glen Cove’s Noelle Yatuaro (Wild Cats), and Deborah Twiss (Kick-Ass).
What's the plot? "Couple of Guys is a love story. Richard Durant is a divorce attorney who married, had children, came out late in life, and is ready to start living. John Graham is a musician with his wild and crazy days behind him, and he’s ready to settle down.
In this day and age, when the next best thing is a swipe away, it just might take a “couple of guys” to show what’s worth fighting for."
After the reading, there will be live performances from Ciarán Sheehan, Lydia Sabosto, and JayCee Driesen.
The event starts at 7:30 pm. Monday, May 15th. Tickets are only $15 per person and a $2 service charge if bought online. Depending upon availability, there might be tickets sold at the door. Buy a raffle ticket because you might win a walk-on in the show.
Bellmore Movies is located at 222 Pettit Avenue, Bellmore, NY 11710. For more information, visit their Facebook page.