G It’s Entertainment LLC was started in October of 2013. The producers of DAVED Productions LLC had started to produce films and develop relationships with very talented crew. They decided to collaborate and start a new production company that would be focused on producing family focused films. They hope to produce films that are entertaining with a positive message. The budgets are not big but the producers and artists on these films are worth their weight in gold because they all share a love for making films. Independent filmmaking is our business and it’s definitely not about the money, it is about producing a wonderful story that comes to life! They have been blessed to work with some amazing distributors and developed relationships with talented artists who put a little piece of themselves in every film produced. G It’s Entertainment LLC hopes to make someone’s day better by watching one of our films! We work with a lot of artists from Los Angeles but our company is based in South Carolina.
Elizabeth is originally from the Akron, Ohio area. She is not only a producer, but an anesthesiologist with a specialty in pain management. Elizabeth initially became exposed to production in 2006 when she helped out on an educational TV show. She has been fortunate enough to be mentored by the producer on the educational show, as well as other professionals in the business. | Full Bio |
Elizabeth soon developed a passion for producing. She had her own idea for a TV show which was inspired by her children, and lead to the production of a pilot that she called "Teen Travel Notes" in 2006. She helped in the development, production, and marketing of the show which later became a syndicated TV series called "Passport to Explore" from Sept 2011 to Dec 2012.
She decided to venture out to the world of film and helped produce DAVED Production's first feature film called “3 Times A Charm", distributed by Mar Vista Entertainment. And she has continued to produce additional films, such as "Bloody Homecoming", "1 Chance 2 Dance", and "Varsity Blood". Elizabeth enjoys being involved in the production of high quality projects on a budget. She realizes her success is due to the talents of her amazing colleagues, which includes cast and crew who also have a passion for their craft and believe that doing business as a team player with integrity is crucial to developing long term success.
Elizabeth is currently working on a MFA degree in Motion Pictures and Television at the Academy of Arts University.
The following spring Helgren moved to LA to pursue the industry full-time, and two short years later, his first low-budget gay romcom Finding Mr. Wright (2010) was produced and accepted into the renowned PhillyQFest in 2011, where it was coined "the screwball comedies of Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant are given a 21st-century queer bent." Helgren went on to write teen horror titles Bloody Homecoming (2011) and Varsity Blood (2013), both released by Image/RLJ Entertainment and the latter of which marked Helgren's directorial debut; as well as the teen dance drama 1 Chance 2 Dance (2012), which Helgren co-wrote and produced. Helgren has since written and often produced several films for television and DVD including holiday family and romance titles such as UPtv's 12 Dog Days Till Christmas (2014), STARZ/Anchor Bay's A Belle For Christmas (2014), and A Dogwalker's Christmas Tale (2015), and has multiple upcoming features projects in the pipeline for 2015, including the sci-fi creature feature Terror Birds, faith-based romance Forever Faith, the musical Country Crush, and multiple thrillers including 10 Year Reunion, The Nightmare Nurse, and The Suicide Note, the last of which he will direct. Helgren currently resides in West Hollywood, California with his dog Piper, who often appears in his films.
Upon graduation Tom became the guitarist and musical director for top jazz singer Belinda Womack and was voted Tampa Bay's Best Jazz Band in 1994. While with Belinda, Tom performed concerts with legendary cornetist Nat Adderly and opened shows for numerous national acts including Branford Marsalis, The Rippingtons, Spyro Gyra, Herbie Mann, Oleta Adams and many others. After recording a CD in 1998, Tom joined R&B singer / national recording artist Kasai and recorded his debut CD in 2000.
Also an avid composer Tom owns the production company MUSIC JEMS PRODUCTIONS and writes and records music for FILM and TELEVISION, producing spots for Disney, Microsoft and Honda while also composing music for prime time TV shows including FOX's American Idol. His score for the film drama, THIRST, was nominated for 'Best Original Score' at the Pan Pacific Film Festival in 2011and SHALOM won at the Tampa Bay Jewish film festival in 2010. Tom finished scoring his first Hollywood feature film, 3 TIMES A CHARM in 2011 which is now available on Netflix and finished work on his second feature, horror film BLOODY HOMECOMING.. Tom also scored THE BEDFORD DEVIL for Kitefliers Studios and that film was featured at The Gasparilla Film Festival in 2012. Tom's first film in 2013 is a zombie/action feature called INFECTED that premiered in Quentin Tarantino's Beverly Theater in LA on March 9th.
Currently, Tom leads his own Jazz / funk group - TOM JEMMOTT BAND and performs with the high energy 12 piece dance band Southtown Fever . He is also a member of the modern Jazz Trio - THICK AS THIEVES and continues a busy performance schedule as a freelance jazz, classical and pop/rock guitarist as well as teaching jazz guitar at the University of Tampa.
Letia's PSA, EVERY 15 MINUTES, won three Telly Awards and was chosen by the LAPD as a teaching tool for LA high schools. She also directed an Off-Broadway one-man show, THE 7TH AND 11TH DIMENSIONS, which was awarded "Best One Man Show" at the United Solo Festival. After directing her first feature, IN THE DARK, her second feature, 3 TIMES A CHARM, was distributed internationally on Starz and Warner Bros VOD. She also directed the sci-fi web series BROKEN TOY, horror feature THE 6TH FRIEND, and a family feature, A DOGWALKER'S CHRISTMAS TALE. Her last film, ALL SHE WISHES, was recently seen on Disney Channel LA..