Las Vegas, NV (BlackNews.com) -- Norvell Ji Floyd of Las Vegas is tailor made for the entertainment industry. As a teen filmmaker, director, and actor, he will take center stage with the introduction of his fourth feature film Artificial Human as his Las Vegas debut screening will be held at the famous Eclipse Theaters on Saturday, March 25th, 2017. Norvell is the founder and CEO of NJC Productions, which houses his other creative gifts as a writer, editor, composer, photographer (audio & lighting tech, casting director, acting coach) And his perfect blend of Community Awareness... all accomplished by the ripe old age of barely 20. This award-winning, self-taught visionary is well positioned for true success to follow the journey of his career for the entertainment industry.
"The passion is to empower my peers through Cinematic and Performing Arts, is so important to me, to present productions a little outside the box as, it brings hope and creativity - what one can achieve - when the mindset breathes life into their dreams, said Norvell, who is also the son of Minnie Foxx, CEO/Producer (Image Principle Studios, Host of the Elite Network Talk Show) his most dedicated fan and personal manager.
Norvell comments, Growing up in the business with my mother, Im not intimidated by the process and hard work that goes into learning the craft, presenting my talents and being humble I had the perfect role-model. He has received many recognitions as featured in LVH Magazine (Teen Filmmaker of the Year), and Entertainment Awards namely: Soaring Eagle, Rising Star, Best Stage Performance, BMA Music Awards and Community Outreach Honors namely: former LA Mayor Villarigosa, former President Bill Clinton, NAACP, US Senate, House of Representatives, R.B.Chamber of Commerce, Civil Rights Atty. Thomas Mesereau, Pastor Cecil Murray, John Walsh Expolited Children and New Orleans/Katrina Fundraisers the merits based on his passion to help others.
Norvell made his producer/directorial debut in film production: Political Squad, Special Cops, Conspiracy, Fighters Day 2 and television/ web series: Foothill Kings, College Questions, Special Cops Shorts, Potpourri of Comedy Skits - Directorial Debut Theater: Macbeth Had a Farm and Goldilocks Goes to Trial, and his creative artistry continues to climb the ladder towards his future success.
He has had a taste of the Hollywood lifestyle where his career sprouted as a shy eight year old. He has been featured in top stories namely: Barbara Walters Special, Good Morning America and a special guest on Saul Lankster and Elite Network talk shows. Norvell graced the silver screen: co-starring and cameo roles (Tenebrous, Umbweki, Acholiland, and Dark Crossing) in Musical Theater: starring roles (Fiddler on the Roof, RENT, A Christmas Carol, Oliver) and the fresh face of a Jordan commercial paving the way for his current accomplishments.
When asked about Artificial Human, Norvell said: I was inspired to write a science fiction flick by the success of original programming available on streaming services. Hopefully one day you will be able to download my Film Productions and TV Series on Netflix, he said with a humble smile.
The celebration for Artificial Human will be held at the famous Eclipse Theaters, at 814 South 3rd Street, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101. With a special guest performance by Nino Breeze, NP Hozman and Shoderoe with their new hit release My Way in dedication to Norvell's style of unique creativity doing things his way. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. The Red Carpet begins at 1:00 p.m., the film screening immediately following. The guests will enjoy participation in the Q&A's, Meet & Greet and autograph signing with Norvell and the cast of Artificial Human. The after-party will also take place at Eclipse Theaters.