If you missed last week's premiere screening of Keenon Nikita's new film Just the Two of Us, mark you calendars for April 3, 7 p.m. at the Malco Studio on the Square. Be there!
The movie was filmed entirely in Memphis and directed by Memphis native Keenon Nikita, who appeared in Craig Brewer's film The Poor and the Hungry. Director of Photography is Rod Pitts, another local filmmaker (www.pittstopproductions.com). A large cast of local talent appears in this full-length feature.
The autobiographical film centers on the relationship between Keenon's character, Nic Peeples and his daughter, Ashley.
Cast includes: Keenon Nikita (Poor and Hungry+); Selina Nell Haley; Hannah Johnson; Glenda Pannell (Walk the Line+); Ruth Williams; Antonio Perry; Michael Travis Stone (Ray the Movie+); Phoebe Haynes; April Hale; Walker Morris III; Sharon Bishop; Sarah Ewell, John Still (Hustle and Flow+); Shannon Wise; Jon Sparks; Fred 'Hollywood' Moore; Percy Townes/Percy T
+ denotes National Award Nominated Movies
Casting by: Keenon Nikita and Leah Bruce
Edited by: Keenon Nikita and Tennell Pitts
Director of Photography: Rod Pitts
Music by : Keenon Nikita
Produced by: Keenon Nikita and Rod Pitts
Line Producer: Ann Banks based on the book Single Black Father written by Keenon Nikita