Producers in Shorts
Choice Skinner is a multiple award winning Actor/Director/Writer and Producer. As a extremely talented multi hyphenate with over 30 years of experience in the entertainment industry in front of and behind the camera. He continuously pushes to succeed in becoming known for entertainment that entertains and uplifts the Black American community. Choice originally started his career in entertainment as a music producer, writer and A&R but after a few years in Los Angeles eventually segued into the film industry by venturing into the stunt community. Upon realizing his passion for acting he began appearing in television shows like “The Shield”, “How I met Your Mother”, “Lost” and most recently an episode of the CW show “All American”. His first short film “Brotherly Love” saw him receiving multiple awards for his acting and directing skills as well as the recent short he directed “Right Where You Need To Be”. His directorial feature film debut was on the comedy “Wingman Inc.” which saw its distribution through Lionsgate. He consistently acts and is constantly in production with independent features and short films. When not acting or directing, Choice teaches and develops actors at The Breaking Through Acting Workshop located in Sherman Oaks, CA and trains/teaches Bojuka Self Defense privately in his spare time.
MiniFlyx original, “Smoke” goes into production summer 2020.
After graduating from Rhode Island College, Paul lived in Miami, where he cut is teeth on film sets. Soon he wrote and directed the short film Elevator Music. The thriller won an award at its debut festival.
A move to Los Angeles was next, where Paul continued to hone his craft; directing the short drama Chance, a five time festival winner, noir Bedtime Story, sold to Atomfilms.com, and the sci-fi Advent, a two time festival winner.
In between films, Paul has directed local LA commercials, web spots, and music videos. In the fall of 2015, he was hired by production company Wowmi to direct corporate web commercials for New York Life Insurance Co., Keller Williams Realty, and Apex Systems.
700 corporate spots later, Paul wrote and directed the short comedic drama, The Boxer, which will be playing the 2018 film festival circuit. Paul’s feature film directing debut is next.
A short drama about a man with Parkinson’s who is taken hostage in his own apartment by an injured thief on the run. The two men connect in a bizarre way and try and teach each other to give life a second chance.