Brian Hooks has been one of the best kept secrets in the entertainment industry, and prefers to keep it that way. Although know for his acting skills from a large array of movies including Three Strikes, Soul Plane, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Bulworth, High School, High School High, to more recently Malibooty & The Luau, and from television with roles in ER, The Parkers, NYPD Blue, and Moesha, Brian, is also the Executive Producer for many of his own films. Check him out on Eve’s self titled hit on UPN and his latest movie Soul Plane coming to theaters near you. Check out Brian as he gets you Hooked on executive producing and acting.
|Interview by Rob Schwartz
WHO?MAG: Breakdown exactly what an executive producer does.
WHO?MAG: What do you look for in a script?
WHO?MAG: You have developed an underground following, and you have done commercially marketed films, do you want to leave the Indie arena and totally invade the mainstream?
WHO?MAG: Being that you shoot Indie films could you provide any insight on Guerilla filmmaking tactics?
WHO?MAG: Being that Barry Bowles and you work together on all your independent movies, what are some of the advantages and disadvantages to working with the same production crew?