ALLBLK MADE A SPLASH AT THE
2022 AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL (ABFF)
WITH A HOSTED POOL PARTY, THE ANNUAL
“SHOOT YOUR SHOT” CASTING EVENT, TALENT
MEET AND GREETS AND TROLLEY TOUR
ALLBLK, the popular streaming service for Black television and film from AMC Networks, hosted activations at the 2022 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) from June 16-18, including the annual “Shoot Your Shot” casting event, an ALLBLK Pool Party and an ALLBLK Trolley Tour and Talent Meet and Greet. ABFF brings together the best talent, artists, executives and filmmakers, from around the world, for five days of screenings, talk events, exclusive parties and high-powered networking.
ALLBLK partnered with ABFF for “Shoot Your Shot,” to kick off a nationwide casting call to find the co-star of upcoming series, Judge Me Not. Celebrity reader, Nadine Ellis, performed a scene live with five finalists in front of a festival audience, before a panel of judges including Lynn Toler (Creator of Judge Me Not), Brett Dismuke (GM, ALLBLK & WE tv), Nikki Love (SVP, Development & Production) and casting director Zora DeHorterselected the winner on the spot.
The ALLBLK Pool Party at The National Hotel was a celebration with ALLBLK talent and ABFF guests in attendance included: Judge Lynn Toler (Marriage Bootcamp, Commit or Quit and Judge Me Not), Trell Woodbury and Kareem Grimes (For The Love of Jason), Ashley A. Williams and Tremayne Norris (Double Cross), and Nadine Ellis (Our Kind of People).
ALLBLK Trolley Tour and Talent Meet & Greets included an ALLBLK branded trolley touring Miami Beach and served as a place for talent to meet fans, encourage social sharing and give a shout out to various ALLBLK shows, Talent for the meet and greets included Da Brat and Jesseca “Judy” Dupart (Brat Loves Judy Season 2, currently airing on WEtv & ALLBLK), JudgeLynn Toler (WEtv’s Commit or Quit and ALLBLK’s Judge Me Not), Trell Woodbury and Kareem Grimes (For The Love of Jason, currently streaming on ALLBLK), and Deitrick Haddon (The Fallen, Premiering on ALLBLK June 30th).