Vanessa Rubio to Appear in Hollywood Documentary “Content Is King”

Vanessa Rubio is talking content in a global pandemic…

The 37-year-old Colombian-American actress, writer and director is among the talents set for the documentary Content Is King, about how actors have adjusted their outputs during the pandemic.

Vanessa Rubio

Rubio, known for The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Dolly Parton’s Heartstrings, Cobra Kai, How To Be Single and The Hudson Tribes, joins a roster of talking heads that includes Taryn Manning, Austin Pendleton, Alexander James Rodriguez, Jeremy Luke and Anthony and James Gaudioso.

Actor-director Jaime Zevallos (Cloak & Dagger) is in production on the film, which will look at how actors are increasingly becoming multi-hyphenates and turning to social media platforms to create their own narratives.

Freddy Giorlando (Adulthood), Paul Tully (11:55) and Leila Almas Rose (Blue Bloods) join Zevallos on the producing team alongside Sony Television development executive Jason Kyle. Executive producer is Rob Simmons (Last Call).

Jaime Zevallos to Star in the Home Invasion Thriller “An Intrusion”

Jaime Zevallos continues to break into Hollywood…

The Peruvian-American actor/writer has been cast in An Intrusion, the home invasion thriller that’s currently shooting in Michigan.

Jaime Zevallos

Billy Boyd, Sam Logan Khaleghi, Keir Gilchrist and Scout Taylor-Compton are also cast in the film, which follows an upper class suburban family who find themselves the victims of repeated cases of vandalism and stalkings.

Nicholas David Holland is directing and producing through Michigan-based Diamond Dead Media alongside Logan Khaleghi under his SLK Media Group banner. The team have COVID-19 safety protocols in place, including medical staff available on set.

“I’m excited and elated to work alongside such a powerful team of actors,” said Logan Khaleghi. “Nick has written an intriguing, thrilling script that will make for an amazing film with such a wonderful cast collaborating together.”

Zevallos’ previous credits include Cloak & Dagger, Animal Kingdom and The Bridge.