T&R Company BIOS
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER/SCREENWRITER ~ Andre Campbell is an award wining independent artists living and working in Los Angeles, CA. As an author, he has several books on Amazon dealing with filmmaking. As a filmmaker, his work is either films, documentaries, music videos or commercials. He stands behind his old school motto, "learn by doing."
CHRIS ~ Isiah Greene was 10 years old when he shot the lead role in “Twinkies and Root Beer”. Most recently Isiah shot infomercials for Disney Summer of Service 2017 and Disney Summer of Hero’s “Groot” Disney Magic Camp 2018. He has worked on several children's shows Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn, School of Rock, Bella and the Bulldogs, The Thundermans, Game Shakers, Bunked for Nickelodeon and Disney as well as major network shows like This is Us, Parenthood, Transparent, Training Day. Now at 11 years old, he has appeared in National Chevy & Time Warner commercials, the Criminal Minds – Season Finale, made his cooking debut as Chef Isiah on the FYI Networks season 2 Man vs Child Chef Showdown and has done several Hot Wheels Internet Series, as well as is currently working on several short films and student projects. Isiah’s primary goal is to become one of the youngest successful actors, producers and directors in the film industry. He will be attending the Young Actors Camp and Film Studio to prepare for Pilot season
GRANDPA ~ Phillip E. Walker has performed in more than four hundred fifty (450+) different productions during this his first three (3) LA years. PhilE's over 70 music videos include “UpTown Funk” and the principle florist shop dancer in Justin Timberlake’s award winning “Can’t Stop The Feeling!” www.DoThePhillip.com.
Commercially, this prolific performer shot again with "La La Land" OSCAR winning cinematographer Linus Sandgren. This time their hour long filming was in solo close-up of him as the ping pong playing athlete in the “Heineken 0.0 | Ode to Openness | Open to All" Russian & European market product launch campaign. https://youtu.be/CrQt8NuWVXU
Theatrically, Phillip currently co-stars as the lead’s father in John Singleton’s new FX hit TV series “Snowfall”. Also, Walker recently shot his first HBO co-starring role with five time Academy Award nominee Amy Adams on the first day of the “Sharp Objects” mini series taping. Further, his Adult Swim TV “Tim and Eric’s Bedtime Stories” co-starring role first aired on September 19, 2017.
As well, among nearly fifty (50) short films shot, Phil’s intense dramatic leading man performance in David Schell's “Darkroom” (http://DarkroomMovie.net) has encouraged screening on five (5) continents during that movie’s 1st quarter year. Having been released Worldwide at Cannes, the CSU-Long Beach student creation began this, its second quarter year, screening at Scotland’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe in addition to IEFF. Among more than twenty (20) screenings so far, the dysfunctional family thriller next screens at 2pm in Hollywood's famous TCL Chinese Theater on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 followed by Toronto Black Film Festival in February and Houston Black Film Festival in March of 2018.
GRANDSON “JC” ~ Usually the little brother follows the big brother but not in this case. Xavier Madison decided 5 years ago to follow in his little brother's footsteps and to try his hand at acting. He has been successful in landing roles as doubles and featured roles with principals in such shows as School of Rock, New Girl, Training Day to name a few. His greatest accomplishment to date was as a 2016 Black History month commercial principal.
At age 13 during the "Twinkies & Root Beer" World Premiere, Xavier stands 5’7” tall and is now ready for some diversity in his career development. Therein, he would like to work on more television show commercials and print work as a principal.
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY ~ Cricket Peters has been working in camera and lighting since she was a kid. Cricket very much envies people who did more useful things with their lives. However, she is aware that her work provides an occasional, necessary distraction from the real world, so she keeps plugging away. On her IMDB page you can find additional projects on which she has worked.
MOM ~ Chiyumba Ossome
Chris in "Twinkies And Root Beer"
Grandpa in "Twinkies And Root Beer" with 450+ gigs in 1st 3 LA years
JC in "Twinkies And Root Beer"