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Dame Didi Wong signs on to Produce DNA Films documentary, Hero

Documentary options real-life heroes who overcame obstacles to emerge as reworked people; instructed by a collection of genuine tales that encourage hope

ORLANDO, FL, USA, June 29, 2023/ — CEO of The Sure Academy, and serial entrepreneur​ and angel investor​ Dame Didi Wong has signed on as an Government Producer on the brand new documentary movie, Hero, from Emmy® Award-winning movie manufacturing studio DNA Films and Abundance Studios™. Directed by 22-time Emmy® Award winner Nick Nanton (Dickie V on Disney+, The Rebound (Netflix), Operation Toussaint, Rudy Ruettiger: The Stroll On on Amazon) and produced by writer, author, director, actor and former Navy Seal, Remi Adeleke (Airplane, Particular Forces Fox), goals to inspire audiences with tales of perseverance, hope, and braveness within the face of adversity. The movie is at present in post-production.

Hero explores one of the fascinating facets of a hero’s journey, which is its universality. This narrative archetype of the ‘hero’s journey’ was first coined by mythology professional Joseph Campbell and located in tales starting from The Odyssey to Harry Potter. That narrative begins with a hero going on an journey, studying a lesson, attaining a victory, after which returning house as a reworked individual. This reiterates that there’s something deeply resonant in regards to the story of a hero’s transformation that speaks to individuals throughout area and time.

The documentary options the journeys of Airplane actor and Particular Forces Fox host Remi Adeleke who can even function a Producer, deaf singer/songwriter and America’s Acquired Expertise Golden Buzzer winner Mandy Harvey, UFC Bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and Laura Penhaul, who led the primary all-female crew to row the Pacific Ocean.

“Since getting out of the army, storytelling, whether or not by books, television or movie has develop into my biggest ardour. And, as a storyteller, I’ve utilized the hero’s journey many occasions so it’s been ‘cool’ to give you the chance to study that course of by the lens of precise individuals,” mentioned Adeleke.

Whereas many view heroes as extraordinary people with superhuman skills, Campbell believed we’re all of the heroes of our personal tales. The secret is merely tapping into your innate potential. Via interviews with these featured heroes, the movie will present a blueprint for crafting your hero’s journey of private transformation and in the end creating the life you think about.

To develop into the hero of your personal story, you could script it, you could narrate it, and you could produce it. What meaning on a sensible stage will probably be explored by consultants within the fields of private improvement, motivation, Future Self science, and extra.

“What I really like about this subject is that not one of the 4 featured individuals within the movie would name themselves heroes, which is the entire level,” mentioned Nanton. “I’m making this movie for everybody from children to adults at any stage of their lives from all corners of the globe, to assist them see how they’ll develop into the heroes of their very own journeys and stay fulfilled lives of success and significance.”

The documentary reunites Nanton, and Emmy® Award-winning producer, Giovanni Marsico, who labored collectively on Dreamer, which centered on entrepreneurs who by no means gave up on their goals even when the world instructed them it could not be completed.

Nanton is a 22-time Emmy Award-winning director, and producer, writer, and branding company govt who has received a number of awards for his work since 2005 and been nominated for 36. Having directed over 60 documentary movies, from the slums of Port-au-Prince Haiti with particular forces raiding a intercourse trafficking ring and liberating younger ladies to the Virgin Galactic SpacePort in Mojave with Sir Richard Branson, Nanton has develop into recognized for telling tales that join. The Emmy wins are simply the newest in an extended line of accolades for Nanton, who has produced movie and tv initiatives together with the just lately launched Disney+ documentary Dickie V about Dick Vitale, created a collection In Case You Didn’t Know with Nick Nanton for Prime Video, co-founded DNA Films, and wrote a number of profitable books together with Story Promoting.

“Nick Nanton is America’s Biographer. He’s the voice of a brand new era,” mentioned Larry King.

Adeleke grew to become a prolific determine within the business in all facets of leisure, together with; consulting, directing, writing, and appearing, together with the 2017 franchise movie, Transformers: The Final Knight, SEAL Crew CBS, the Common thriller directed by Michael Bay, Ambulance, and Amazon’s hit collection Terminal Checklist.

Adeleke’s upcoming initiatives embrace the action-thriller, Sudden Redemption which he wrote and is about to direct later this yr, with Alan Siegel, Gary Burkhard, and Gerard Butler’s G-BASE producing, alongside Al Munteanu of Sq. One Productions and Mike Gabrawy. His newest espionage thriller collection, “Chameleon: A Black Field Thriller,” is about to be launched by HarperCollins William Morrow on July 25, 2023.
Adeleke is repped by APA, The Talbot Fortune Literary Company, Loeb & Loeb and Lon Haber & Co.

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