NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Director Willie Coggins and lead actress Tanya Thompson discuss their film, “The 1 Closest 2 U”.
Alongside directing the film, Willie started his business in 2004 called, Official I.C. Entertainment. He also is a writer, and executive producer for the film. Willie says that meeting Tanya Thompson stopped him from giving up on his dream. Tanya has been in numerous films such as “Sugar Plumb Daniels” and “Competent”.
You can see the premiere this Saturday, June 9th at the Waterbury Palace Theater. For tickets, visit their website.
For more information about the film, visit their Facebook page and watch the video above!