The Rich Productions

Synopsis

An  Old  Song is a 25-minute musical drama short film that centers around the story of redemption for former musician Tyler. Believing his dream of being a singer lost due to his past struggles with drug addiction Tyler (played by Clark Beckham) chose to completely give up life as a musician and instead work at his friend's restaurant while he navigates the road to recovery.  It turns out his time to shine has not yet faded away. 

With help from his friend, Joey (played by Jermaine Purifory), and a dose of inspiration from his former bandmate turned Music Producer, Kaye (played by Alyssa Hanson), Tyler finds the confidence he needs to find healing from his past and perform at the open mic night at Joey's restaurant and bar. It is in that moment that Tyler realizes his past mistakes do not disqualify him from the life he was destined to live. He ultimately is able to use music to bring healing for himself and others.

Alyssa Hanson

(Kaye Morgan)

Alyssa Hanson's vibrant personality and unique style of vocal music bring the character of "Kaye Morgan to life in this film for the audience.

Alyssa Hanson is a classically trained vocalist, nationally traveled recording artist, seasoned blogger, writer, published poet, brand consultant, and the reigning Miss Ohio International 2012.

Her self-professed kaleidoscope heart has given her a wealth of insight into the human condition, one that she strives to share through music, poetry, and the occasional manhattan. 
A wanderlust by nature, she’s played host to many colorful experiences. 

Jermaine Purifory

(Joey Ettiene)

Jermaine‘s unique style and extensive background in musical drama film and television is bringing a special level of confidence and realism to the character of Joey himself.

Jermaine is the former lead singer for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame soul group The Impressions. He currently tours with Christian duo Keith & Kristyn Getty all over the country and Ireland performing with them at venues such as Carnegie Hall, The Kennedy Center, & The Grande Ole Opry.

Jermaines previous film and tv credits include onscreen and off screen roles in Christmas in July (2019), Ella (2012),  Glee, and more as a musical drama actor and vocalist.

Clark Beckham

(Tyler Williams)

Clark is an actor and national touring musician known for his unique sound and dynamic vocal range which he brings to the table in the character of Tyler while performing the original film title song “An Old Song”.
Whether practicing scales, learning songs, or just listening, Clark considers music the most major part of his life.
Clark's soulful, bluesy vocals along with his incredible talent on the piano and guitar took America by storm when Beckham finished as runner up on American Idol's Season 14. Among his many credits since the, Clark was nominated for a Teen Choice awar, spent 2 years under Quincy Jones’ wing as an artist signed to his production company and is about to jump on the road again this Fall touring his latest album “Light Year”

Director

Candace Rae Rich

Cinematographer

Adam Nies

Music Director

Eric Potosky

Artistic Producer

Kyle Gazak

Executive Producer

Shane Mehigan

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