Cast and Crew of F O R W A R D Austin Season 1
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Crew | Music | Management ||| Meet The Cast & Crew
Serenity Alyanna Edward // President and Chief Creative Officer of Evolve.Forward.Media, Inc.
Serenity A. Edward currently serves as the President and Chief Creative Officer of Evolve.Forward.Media, Inc.
Serenity is also a the writer and creator of the following projects:
- The upcoming web series Forward, a diverse and non-traditional sci-fi drama.
- 8Bucks, a short film that highlights the plight of homelessness.
- Veteran, a short film that explores the very real and devastating effects of PTSD and homeless among veterans.
Through her company, Evolve.Forward.Media, Inc., Serenity is committed to creating and telling stories that stir the soul, soothe the spirit and provide compelling food for thought.
Serenity is a former Army journalist, a graduate in journalism from the U.S. Armed Forces Defense Information School and a lifelong writer of
short stories, plays, essays, articles and various forms of prose. She is also an expert in web design and web development and has worked in the field for over 20 years.
Serenity has been married for 15 years to Antonio Edward, fellow creative, director, producer and editor of audio and video for the past 20
years. Antonio is the owner of Shiz, Inc., parent company of Evolve.Forward.Media, Inc., where Serenity also serves as co-owner and Chief
Antonio TwizShiz Edward // Founder and CEO of Shiz, Inc. and Shiz Media, Inc.
Antonio Edward is the founder and CEO of Shiz, Inc., a multimedia company, and Shiz Media, Inc., its production subsidiary. Shiz Media, Inc. focuses and produces feature-length films and web series.
Antonio’s experience in the industry over 20+years includes: audio and video editing, camera operation, production and direction for the city of Long Beach, CA public television, ABC, NBC and Fox News.
Antonio has also produced and directed short films (The Flying Book), a feature-length film (Westside N’Ja), and provided editing expertise to the short film (The Descension) directed and produced by Jules Christian.
Along with his experience in film-making, Antonio is also an IT expert, specializing in Microsoft products, specifically Office 365 administration and migration. He is also an expert in web design and development and serves as the administrator of F O R W A R D and DreamSpace.Vision web sites.
Antonio served in the U.S. Army from 2001-2006 as an Apache AH-64D Crew Chief, and is a veteran of Operation Iraq Freedom.
Antonio is married to Serenity Edward, fellow creative, writer, producer. Serenity serves as the president and Chief Creative Officer of Evolve.Forward.Media, Inc.
Phillip Glenn Tarver // Marketing Consultant
Phillip Tarver serves as Marketing Consultant and has over 10 year experience in the areas of marketing, communications, along with an uncanny ability to translate abstract ideas and concepts into concrete actionable items across all organizational levels.
Along with being a strong and capable team leader, Phill is a great at supporting team members and assisting others with achieving personal and professional goals.
Phill served in the U.S Army as a heavy anti-armor weapons crew-member and and is a veteran of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
Jina Hickey // Operations Manager / Associate Producer
Jina has worked in the film and theater industries for more than a decade. She received training in the theater arts and earned her degree in education from Austin Community College. By day, she is a dedicated preschool teacher and by night, a Forward.
Jina brings her previous previous experience and knowledge of the industry, superior organizational skills, passion and commitment to making this project successful. She is a newlywed who has been a lifelong resident of Austin, TX.
Jules Christian // Co-Director and Film Consultant
Check out his web site at D’Illuminati Entertainment.