DJ Perry Set to Star in Bestseller
DJ Perry is definitely a man who doesn’t like to have a lot of down time!! Perry is pretty well known on the indie horror scene and although all his films are far from hits (DEADLY RENOVATIONS was damn near unwatchable), he always puts is a decent performance. Currently Perry is attached to nine films which are in pre-production, three films in post-production, and three films which are currently filming … and this is just the films he’s acting in!! Well you can another film to his resume: BESTSELLER (no, not the 1987 film of the same name starring James Woods & Brian Dennehy … that’s BEST SELLER). This BESTSELLER is based on the novel by Chris Knight. Check out the press release below:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aug. 12, 2013
HORROR /THRILLER STAR, DJ PERRY, ATTACHES WITH A LEAD ROLE TO THE FILM TITLED ‘BESTSELLER’, BASED ON THE CHRISTOPHER KNIGHT NOVEL.
LANSING — International actor, DJ Perry, who resides in Michigan, known for ‘Deadly Renovations’, ‘Locked In A Room’, and his latest release, ‘Darkest Night’, has recently signed on to the production for the film ‘Bestseller’ slated to shoot this fall, Oct of 2013 in Northern MI. Perry will play novel writer Mark Franklin, a “one-book-wonder” trying to regain his previous success with the help of his friend and literary agent Anne Harper.
The film, which is based upon Knight’s adult novel “Bestseller,” written in 2001 and released throughout Michigan in 2002, is being produced by the collaborative efforts of Misery Bay Films LLC, Lake Street Media, and Collective Development Inc., and is being directed by Christina Rohn, with Scott Castelein behind the camera as Director of Photography, both of Lake Street Media in Petoskey.
‘Bestseller’ is a story about a successful literary agent ‘Anne Harper’, played by West Michigan’s Melissa Anschutz, known for (‘Ashes of Eden’ & ‘7 Stones’), who vacations to a remote cabin in the upper peninsula of MI. and while she’s there is stalked and hunted by a disgruntled writer.
Perry has built a solid following of fans with his intensity and natural ability to make his audience connect with his characters and the executive team is thrilled about his recent decision in accepting the role. They feel strongly that his adaptation of ‘Mark Frankin’ is sincere and powerful.
In reference to this production Perry recently stated: “I look forward to collaborating in this heart pounding thriller penned by another Michigan son etching his literary work worldwide”- DJ Perry
DJ Perry is represented by the William Kerwin Agency in Hollywood, CA.
For more information about “Bestseller,” visit www.facebook.com/BESTSELLERTHEMOVIE. To purchase Knight’s books, visit www.americanchillers.com. For more information about Lake Street Media, visit www.lakestreetmedia.com. . For more information about Collective Development Inc., visit www.cdiproductions.com