With the majority of the cast announced, we can now confirm that ANDRE´ JOSEPH will direct and star as Jeff “Mr. Nightstar” Willis in NIGHT STREAM.
A native of Staten Island, NY, Mr. Joseph had a love for movies from a very early age. He began his career making short films with family and friends on home video. Mr. Joseph attended the New York Film Academy summer program in 2001 where he first gained experience working with 16 millimeter film and later graduated Magna Cum Laude from Emerson College in 2006 where he received a degree in Visual and Media arts.
During his time at Emerson, Mr. Joseph wrote and directed the short student film, Overjoyed, about a young boy meeting his musical idol in church. This film can be viewed on Internet video sites such as YouTube and Vimeo. He also interned in television production with VH1 Classic in the summer of 2006.
In 2008, Mr. Joseph formed his own New York- based independent film production company, AJ Epyx Productions, LLC. The companyʼs first feature film, Priceless, which Mr. Joseph wrote, starred, and directed, opened at Tribeca Cinemas in October 2008 and was selected for exhibition at the NY International Independent Film & Video Festival in March 2009. The film is now available on DVD at Amazon.com and eStore. His 2nd feature film, Dishonorable Vendetta, is currently shopping for distribution.