SILICON BEACH

Co-Producers Michael Kerr (www.mkerr.co) and Philip Holahan (www.philipholahan.com) are writing/producing premium scripted content (at a medium budget price): 8-10 minute episodes set in Santa Monica, Venice, Playa Vista: SILICON BEACH. Immersive EXT/INT locations.
 

SIZZLE REEL: https://vimeo.com/philipholahan/siliconbeachshow


Meet JIMMY, AUDREY, and DEREK whose lives bounce on and off each other, in the tech community of sleep-deprived young code-head wizards competing for that unicorn prize of fame and fortune. On faith in silicon, they’re changing the world, or so they think. Instead they’re living in a drama of beach noir where occasionally dark havoc wreaks...even crime.Come watch them pound sand, work &party hard in SILICON BEACH.

Characters

AUDREY MARLOWE

(LEAD, 21, multi-ethnic)

 

Pure ambition from Boston, her warm heart shines almost as bright as her genius right/left brain. She’s learning the brutal tech business with her funded start-up Audverse which curates viral content & creates branded content algorithms to monetize it all-- she has a viral touch, and also produces up & coming Creators (influencers).

 

She’s doing something she truly loves, yet it’s scary even after a year.The new twist in her life is an impetuous affair with Jimmy. A mysterious, but gentle guy, to her girl who has always dated “geeky boys”...and girls.

[EACH EPISODE FEATURES AUDREY VIDEOS: A ROTATING CAST OF CREATORS*& UP&COMERS**, BROADENING THEIR INFLUENCE ON PLANET FAME – WE’LL SEE THEM EITHER ZOOMING IN ON AUDREY’S COMPUTER SCREEN, OR ON HER VIDEO SHOOTS].

DEREK GATES

(LEAD, 25, African American)

 

Derek is a chiseled surfer and brilliant cyber security detective-– he quit Harvard sophomore year recruited by the CIA, then quit that, returning home to Venice beach to open his own security shop,& surf.

 

All around perfect human being. Surfing his priority, or so he lets everyone think.

JIMMY CURBAN

(LEAD, 24, white)

Jimmy’s a phoenix rising from some bad choices in his past. He worked as an EMT in Louisville, Kentucky, got busted for dealing prescription narcotics and was jailed for a year. Jimmy recently arrived in Silicon Beach for the ocean and redemption. A man of few words, but clever quips, he works hard beating back his demons. He’s a multimedia artist; struggling but making a living from his art.
 

Above all, SILICON BEACH is the location-vacation-- and now occupation-- surf, sun and sand, year round in this world famous urban beach locale.A scripted character drama of fast paced narrative, minimal dialogue; w/ VO, texting and music...cinema verite on your cell, in whatever length clips you want to WATCH.

© 2020 by The Michael Kerr Company

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