Renowned actress will play attorney in human trafficking movie inspired by true events set to film in Los Angeles this spring
Los Angeles, CA, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Network/ — Missing Peace Pictures is pleased to announce that Actress, Robin Givens will appear in their feature film, “Dreams I Never Had.” She will play the role of Prosecuting Attorney Hernandez. Inspired by true events, this film depicts a teenage girl who is held captive as a domestic laborer in the home of a wealthy American family. She is befriended by the family’s young gardener, himself an illegal from Mexico. Their friendship carries both of them through their hopeless, sequestered lives and ultimately inspires them to break free.
“Robin is an amazing actress and we are so excited to work with her on this project,” said film’s producer Iyad Hajajj. “We hope that whoever views this film will abandon their prejudices against people of other races, religions, and cultures, even if just for 90 minutes. This is a unique film as it discusses some of the hottest topics in the United States and world wide; human trafficking, child abuse and illegal immigration. We are pleased to have such a talented actress as Robin to help portray the people in the world willing to stand up and fight against these injustices.”
Robin Givens is known for her roles in “Head of the Class,” “Boomerang,” “God’s Not Dead 2,” and “Head of State.”
Further cast includes Iyad Hajjaj (The Wizard, Agent X, The Brink, Touch, Eagleheart and most recently Madam Secretary) as Sam Sahal, Tracy Lindsey Melchior (One Life To Live, Bold and the Beautiful) as Defense Attorney Bedford, George Sanders (The Young and the Restless, Peggy Sue Got Married, The Hunt for Red October) as Judge Messner. Casting by Dea Vise.
“Dreams I Never Had” was written by Lisa Savy. Missing Peace Pictures is producing, and Mahmoud Kamel will direct.
Filming will begin this month (May 2016) in Los Angeles.
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