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"Static," the New IC Places / FunnyBrand777 Skit Comedy Show, Begins Principal Photography in Los Angeles(November 04, 2011)
LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/04/11 -- IC Places, Inc. (OTCQB: ICPA) -- IC Places Entertainment and FunnyBrand777 have officially begun production on "Static," a hilarious irreverent look at the world of modern entertainment. The show is being filmed at HI Point Studios in Los Angeles.
"Static," dubbed as "A.D.D. Theater" by critics, takes on topics that most shows won't. Using a heavy dose of Political Incorrectness exposed by a multi cultural cast, "Static" tackles everything from commercials and movie trailers to racism and sexism using a variety of unique characters and thoroughly original writing. There's no need to grab the remote because "Static" does it for you, taking you on a journey "through the channels" that will leave you laughing, groaning and most importantly, hooked.
Steven Samblis - Co-Creator / Executive Producer, IC Places Entertainment is a Division of IC Places, Inc. Other projects include 1st Look, Instant Movie Review and The Hollywood Fastlane.
"I am very excited to build IC Places Entertainment's first television production around this brilliant cast and my co-creator Brandon Gibson. I have had the privilege to sit in on the table reads and script development for the show and can promise the show will be a comedic roller coaster," said Steven Samblis, excutive producer and President of IC Places, Inc.
Brandon Gibson - Co-Creator / Producer / Director and Cast member of Static. Credits include 52 National commercials, Disney Channel's "Prankstars," Tonight Show w/ Jay Leno, Nickelodeon's "Fresh Beat Band" to name a few.
"I was originally inspired to create this show by a combination of In Living Color, Upright Citizens Brigade and Monty Python with even more irreverence," said Brandon Gibson, Co-Creator and Director. "With this stable of funny people combined with the original content and show format, there's no doubt we will be making Television history. There's already a buzz about this thing which tells me we're on the right track. I firmly believe that once other sketch shows see what we are working on, they will instantly become depressed and most likely suicidal... and all of Hollywood will collectively pronounce us as Godparents to their children. I predict that even Lorne Michaels himself will start dressing like me... just sayin."
The Cast Members...
Brandon Brooks - Starred in NBC's Malibu, Ca, Las Vegas, CSI
Cheryl Texiera - How to be a Gentleman, Parks & Recreation & It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Maronzio Vance - Last Comic Standing, Naked but Funny, The Last Laugh
Tom Choi - Hall Pass, Franklin & Bash, Chuck, Suite Life on Deck, Prison Break
Angelina Spicer - Late Night w/ Conan O'Brien, Worst Week, Platonic
Daren Dukes - NFL on FOX, The Dallas Cowboy Show
Rachna Khatau - Foreign Body, Practical Condolences
Joaquin Garay III - Unacceptable Behavior, Strangers Online
Grace Lee - The Quarter Lifers, The Grace Lee Project
Shante Reese - Three Simple Steps, Loveless in Los Angeles
About IC Places Entertainment: (http://www.icplaces.com)
IC Places Entertainment is a division of IC Places, Inc. which owns and operates 350 city news and entertainment websites. Each IC Places city website offers a virtual keyhole view of life in each community. Every unique aspect of a city's social, business, and cultural life is available right at each city's IC Places homepage. IC Places provides the entire community a place to talk, do business and get connected. Businesses are given amazing tools to tell their stories in the best way possible and visitors get unfettered access to businesses, events and people in each city. To see one of the IC Places city sites in action, please visit http://www.icplaces.com/orlando.
About FunnnyBrand777 Productions:
Established in 2005 in Los Angeles, FunnyBrand777 has specialized in comedy. Producing both live sketch and stand up comedy shows and writing and developing comedy bits for Los Angeles radio shows. In 2009 the company started developing TV pilots and shooting stand up comedy specials. They also wrote the adaptation of the 1968 Peter Sellers/Blake Edwards film, "The Party" and the football drama, "Second Chance".
IC Places Safe Harbor Statement
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