Dani Green has been in business since 1987 and is a SAG/AFTRA franchised agency. Dani’s Agency is a full service talent agency representing actors for feature films, TV commercials, print ads, etc. and professional voice talent for all voice work.
Currently, she is now on the Arizona Production Association board. Dani has been on the Executive Board in every position as well as the President 2010 and 2014 and this year as board member/Past President. Currently the agency represent approximately 800 actors of all ages, from newborns to seniors.
Bella Hibbs is a Casting Associate for Good Faith Casting in Arizona, New Mexico and LA. Casting for film, television, print and commercials. She attends film festivals, teaches youth workshops and coordinates castings. When Bella is outside of work you will find her volunteering around the community, for events like Mothers Against Drunk Driving and Scottsdale Community College foreign exchange student program. Bella is also a proud member of Arizona Production Association.
Kevin R. Phipps is an ambitious, strategically precise, innovative film director, with a strong eye for detail and pixel perfection. An actor’s director who has a diverse understanding of all aspects of film making and years of experience on various film sets. His passion for visual story telling has always been important to him and early in his career he studied the Meisner technique so the he could enhance his directing ability and better relate to actors. His recent labor of love is a direct reflection of his passion and determination as a film maker. Kevin has a great reputation among his colleagues and is sought after for his talent and ability to make a beautiful quality film, as well as for his efficiency as a director with a great reputation for staying on time and on budget.
Arizona’s Filmmaker of the Year (2011), Brian Skiba is a prolific Director, Producer
and Writer of feature films for Screen and Television. Brian was a graduate from
Arizona State University with a BA in English. During his senior year, Brian
produced a documentary on the Mosquito Coast where he spent two months filming
a non-profit organization that builds homes for those impacted by hurricanes and
poverty. It was shortly after graduation that Brian landed his first feature film.
In 2012, Brian produced the Lifetime Feature Film: Final Recourse starring Teri Polo,
Chaz Palminteri and Tia Carrere in Dallas, Texas. At the start of 2013 Brian was the
Director of Defending Santa, an ION Television Original Movie starring, Dean Cain,
Jodie Sweetin, John Savage and Jud Tylor.
Laura Durant is the driving force behind Durant Communications, providing promotional support to actors and producers in Phoenix, AZ. For nearly two decades, her website, www.durantcom.com has been the most widely used actor resource in metro Phoenix and is listed Acting Is Everything: An Actor’s Guide for a Successful Career in Los Angeles. The DurantCom site publishes casting calls for the greater Phoenix and Arizona markets. Some of the direct services she offers to actors are headshot photography and the popular actor marketing consultation known as “The Actors Toolbox”.
Laura is the casting director for nationally broadcast TV series and film projects by the Discovery ID Channel, National Geographic and the History Channel. She was named by The Arizona Republic as one of the “Movers & Shakers” among Valley theater women. A joint feature story by Arizona Woman magazine/The Arizona Republic business page named her among the Valley’s “Women in Film”. The AriZoni Awards organization honored Laura with a Distinguished Service Award for her efforts in keeping the Valley theater community connected, and she has been nominated as Arts Advocate of the Year by the Arts and Business Council of Greater Phoenix.
Laura continues to keep up on her craft with a performance resume that includes television, film and voice-over work along with three decades of stage acting. You can read more about Laura’s film credits on www.imdb.com