Five Minutes With Josh Merwin, Founder of the Houston International Sports Film Festival

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 11, 2020

Houston native Josh Merwin has loved sports since he was a young child. As he grew up, Merwin channeled his love for sports through his career as a sports photographer and filmmaker for several media...

Five Minutes With Disney Channel’s Bunk’d Co-Star Mallory James Mahoney, 2020 Update

by Bob Valleau on July 7, 2020

A year has passed since we last spoke with sought-after actress Mallory James Mahoney, and much has happened to this Disney favorite since then. We caught up with Mahoney recently to chat about three of...

Five Minutes With Andrew Shebay, ‘Woke the Monster’ Director, Producer

by Lisa Davis on June 3, 2020

“Woke the Monster” is a documentary about addiction, PTSD and prison, but the heart of the film explores the intricate path towards recovery, redemption and a 100-mile finish line.  Working out of a minivan and...

Five Minutes With Teen Actor Jordan Elsass, Cast As Superman’s Son

by Bob Valleau on March 12, 2020

Austin’s Jordan Elsass has some exciting news. (As if playing Reese Witherspoon’s son in an upcoming Hulu mini-series wasn’t enough…) Elsass will be co-starring opposite Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch in “Superman and Lois,” The...

Five Minutes With Houstonian Alexis Arnold, Child Actress

by Bob Valleau on February 26, 2020

Houstonian Alexis Arnold has booked her first feature film of 2020 with Lee Majors (Six Million Dollar Man), Tom Sizemore (Saving Private Ryan) and Robert LaSardo (The Mule).  In 2019, Arnold received the Houston Broadcast...

Fallon Tonight Stuns at UT Austin

by Daniel Ramirez on November 7, 2019

Earlier this week, Jimmy Fallon, host of the Tonight Show, fell back into the fountain waters on the University of Texas at Austin campus. If you’re from Austin or went to UT, you know the...

Five Minutes With Chad Mathews, Lone Star Film Festival Executive Director

by Lisa Davis on November 5, 2019

The Lone Star Film Festival in Fort Worth continues growing each year. After graduating from TCU with a Bachelor of Science in Film & Television, Chad Mathews began his career working as an actor in...

Luminaria: A Weekend of Light, Art & Community in the Alamo City

by Lee Ann Herring-Olvedo on November 4, 2019

Art is more than just taking paints to a canvas, putting notes to music or taking pen to paper. It truly is about opening up a portal to another place and time. It is like...