ASG Entertainment News
Travis Cloyd Wins This Years VR Visionary Award
March 7, 2018: Travis Cloyd won this years VR Visionary Award as production executive for “The Humanity Bureau.” Cloyd is also jumping into this new emerging medium and experimenting with 360-degree cinema.The movie will be released to the public on April 6, and will also be available for Oculus…
ASG Entertainment’s Travis Cloyd a VR Visionary Honoree at Cinequest’s Upcoming Film & VR Festival
February 28, 2018: In a selection of twenty-nine VR films and interactive experiences, this year’s selections include three immersive works that feature Cinequest’s Maverick Spirit Award honorees, John Travolta and Nicolas Cage, and this year’s Cinequest VR Visionary honoree, Travis Cloyd. Cage and Cloyd will discuss their collaboration on The Humanity Bureau VRevolution during the Nicolas Cage Maverick Spirit Award Event (February 28th), joined onstage by director Rob W. King and producer Kevin DeWalt.
Cinequest, a vanguard organization that fuses creativity with technological innovation announced today the details of its virtual reality (VR) program at its international celebration of the filmed arts, the Cinequest Film & VR Festival. The Silicon Valley’s premier convergence of technology, innovation and artistry, Cinequest celebrates the impact of tech in evolving the creation, consumption and distribution of entertainment for creators and audiences alike…
ASG Entertainment Update
February 5, 2018: ASG Entertainment (ASGE) is happy to announce that is has restructured its operations to better position the company for managing its present and future projects and services for the effective coordination of its operations and responsibilities on behalf of its partners and affiliates…
The Stars Shine in Houston
January 18, 2018: The stars were indeed shining in Houston Thursday evening, but they were not stars of the vast Houston skies. They were stars of the Silver Screen. Walker Cable Productions and ASG Entertainment celebrated the release of their most recent venture BORDERCROSS, starring Lorenzo Lamas and Danny Trejo with a gala premiere at the iconic River Oaks Theater in Houston……
Ronnie King Reflects on an Eventful 2017
December 30, 2017: The end of every year and certainly at Christmas is always a time of reflection for people and a time to look forward to the unfolding of a new year. Although my last 25 years immersed in the music business have been challenging and full of incredible experiences, people and places, this past year has particularly been one of fulfillment and new promise for me…..
ASG Entertainment Year End Update
December 14, 2017: As we enter the new year, we as a company are fortunate to still have the very strong and experienced management team in place. We welcome a more interactive involvement by Ronnie King for the music and Travis Cloyd for his many skill sets. We have enough projects in the stream of commerce and are generating revenues with estimates for ever strengthening top line growth….
Travis Cloyd Directs VR Version of ‘Speed Kills’ Starring John Travolta
December 1, 2017: The upcoming John Travolta- and Kellan Lutz-starring action film Speed Kills will feature an extra edition: Speed Kills VR Experience, augmenting the standard format HD 4K with an hourlong virtual reality version. “This will set the bar for celebrity-driven cinematic virtual reality,” said VR director Travis Cloyd in a statement. “Our goal is not only to drive an audience to go see the feature film, but also give them a unique experience as if they were side-by-side with these icons. How often can you stand next to a legend going 60 mph in a speedboat? Thanks to VR, this is finally a possibility, and we are excited to be crafting compelling, action-packed content for this medium.”…
ASG Entertainment Announces Intent to Merge with Public Company
November 27, 2017: ASG Entertainment (ASGE), a Corporate Management and Consulting firm committed to the support of clients in the Entertainment Industry announced today that it intends to merge with a publicly traded company…
Keeling Technologies Enters into Sponsorship Agreement with Ronnie King
October 23, 2017:Keeling technologies, Inc., makers of cutting-edge, wireless, in-ear monitors announced today that it has entered into a Sponsorship Agreement with the Ronnie King Group. The announcement was made by Adam Keeling, Chairman and Founder of Keeling Technologies. Keeling has developed the world’s first luxury, wireless intelligent in-ear monitors that calibrates to the user’s biology to deliver the perfect reference sound….
ASG Entertainment Announces Plans for Moving Forward
September 29, 2017: Since deciding to remain independent, Always Something Good Entertainment, Inc. dba ASG Entertainment (ASGE) has continued to build momentum while preparing with a strong foundation for its future endeavors…
ASGE is Excited to Announce the Completion & Delivery of its feature Film, BorderCross
September 28, 2017: Always Something Good Entertainment, Inc. (ASGE) is happy to announce the completion and delivery of its feature film BorderCross to its distributors. In anticipation of the movie’s release December 5, 2017, ASGE is now preparing for the release and marketing of the movie soundtrack, which was produced by Ronnie King.
Ronnie King Announces Plans to Scale Brand Worldwide
July 7, 2017 – RONNIE KING, President of ASGE King Music, Founder of Ronnie King Music and co-founder of Ronnie King Entertainment proudly announces his recent plans to scale and expand his “Brand” worldwide…
ASG Entertainment’s Feature Film, BorderCross Nears Delivery For Distribution
July 1, 2017 – ASG Entertainment, under its Aspire division is the co-producer and primary financier of the feature film BorderCross. BorderCross has now reached completion of the final post production services and is preparing to deliver the completed feature film to its distributors American Cinema International and SP Releasing….
ASG Entertainment’s Music Supervisor, Ronnie King, Announces plans for Ronnie King Group
June 23, 2017 – Multi-platinum, RIAA Diamond Certified, Grammy and Oscar Nominated producer and composer Ronnie King is happy to announce the progress of his numerous initiatives as he builds momentum in expanding and facilitating his company, the Ronnie King Group (RKG)…
ASG Entertainment Proudly Announces BorderCross Distribution with SP Releasing
June 9, 2017 – ASG Entertainment is happy to announce that they have entered into an Agreement with SP Releasing for the domestic distribution and marketing of their feature film BorderCross. The Agreement covers the US, its territories and Canada…
ASG Entertainment to Remain Independent Going Forward
April 28, 2017 – ASG Entertainment’s Chairman and CEO Robert Maerz announced today of its plans for the company to remain independent going forward.
ASG Entertainment is Happy to Announce its Joint Venture with Global Genesis Group for a Family TV Series
April 10, 2017: Orlando, Florida: ASG Entertainment is excited to announce that they have entered into a Joint Venture Agreement with Global Genesis Group to co-produce and distribute the family television series NIGHT AND DAY. The series was created by Robert Maerz, and further developed by Chuck Walker and Producer Travis Cloyd…
ASG Entertainment to Market BorderCross Soundtrack
APRIL 6, 2017: Orlando, Florida: Always Something Good Entertainment, Inc. (ASGE) is happy to announce that the final stages of preparation of their feature film “BorderCross” for worldwide release is nearing completion.
BorderCross to be represented at MIPTV in Cannes, France April 3 – 6, 2017
March 14, 2017 -ASG Entertainment is happy to announce that it’s feature film BorderCross will be represented at MIPTV being held in Cannes, France April 3 – 6, 2017. MIPTV is a content market for co-producing, buying, selling, financing and distributing entertainment content and where BorderCross will be available for sale and distribution. Additional news relevant to BorderCross and some of our other projects to be announced soon.
ASGE Sports To Host its 3rd Annual NBA All Star Social Event
February 17, 2017 – ASGE Sports is to proud to announce its 3rd Annual NBA All Star Weekend Social Event….
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Hollywall Entertainment To Sign Asset Purchase Agreement with ASG Entertainment
November 15, 2016 – Hollywall Entertainment, Inc., (OTC Pink: HWAL) plans to expand its operation by moving forward on Asset Purchase Agreement with ASG Entertainment, Inc., creating a new film and television studio division, Aspire Hollywall (Aspire).
Hollywall Entertainment Moves Forward with Acquisition of ASG Entertainment
September 19, 2016 – Hollywall Entertainment, Inc., (OTC Pink: HWAL), announced today that the company has plans to move forward to complete the acquisition of ASG Entertainment.
ASG Entertainment 2nd Quarter Update From CEO Robert Maerz
August 16, 2016 – As we move to the end of the 2nd quarter of 2016, I would like to provide you our shareholders, prospective investors and supporters with the following exciting update:
ASG Entertainment Enters into Letter of Intent with Hollywall Entertainment
August 15, 2016 – Hollywall Entertainment, Inc., (OTC Pink: HWAL), announced today that the company has entered into a letter of intent to purchase ASG Entertainment.
ASG Entertainment Production Partner Honored by Hall of Fame
June 9, 2016 – Chuck Walker of Walker Cable Productions, a production partner of ASG Entertainment, spent last week at the annual at the annual International Boxing Hall of Fame ceremonies in Canastota, New York. He was being honored as a member of the famed “1976” Olympic Boxing Team, still considered to be the best of all time.
Luminaries from all facets of the boxing world attended the four-day event, which included a grand parade through the streets of Canastota and a Saturday evening banquet wherein each team member had the opportunity to speak while clips of their bouts were shown on the big screen. Boxing fans from all over the world were able to observe bronze-plaster casts of each Olympian’s fist on display in the Hall of Fame museum.
Walker and partner, Sam Cable, co-produced the soon to be released BORDERCROSS with ASG Entertainment. Walker also wrote and directed the film, which stars Lorenzo Lamas and Danny Trejo.
ASG Entertainment 1st Quarter Update & Liquidation Event Discussion From CEO Robert Maerz
February 23, 2016 – As we move to the end of the first quarter of 2016, I would like to take this opportunity to provide you our shareholders, prospective investors and supporters with the following information:
When an entity is in the process of raising capital, somewhere within the dialog there is always a question about potential liquidity events and when they may transpire. As we have shared with you, there are a number of ways that liquidity events can be created for investors and private corporations. The most notable avenue for liquidity usually entails an Initial Public Offering into the public markets, a partial acquisition or divestiture with an already public entity and thirdly some form of recapitalization…
ASG Entertainment Proudly Announces its Music Division ASGE King Music with Ronnie King
February 15, 2016 – ASG Entertainment is excited to announce that it has finalized a new Music Division Platform, ASGE King Music with our Music Supervisor Ronnie King. With this new platform, musicians, music producers and record labels can access the various services that will be offered through ASGE King Music. With this announcement, ASG Entertainment’s Chairman & CEO Robert Maerz said, “we are very excited and enthusiastic about our prospects with a music division as well as getting to work with someone of the caliber and incredible history such as Ronnie King – not only is Ronnie providing valuable services for our own projects but these services will also be available to the public”. A comprehensive list of our music services will be available on this website.
ASG Entertainment is Pleased to announce the Release of “CAGED NO MORE”
January 22, 2016 – ASG Entertainment is proud to announce the limited release of the feature film Caged No More . A wide release is set for early spring.
October 15, 2015 – The screening of the feature film,CAGED NO MORE, Directed by Lisa Arnold, one of ASGE Aspire’s Director/Producers, took place at the La Femme Film Festival, Thursday, October 15 at the Laemmie Theater in Beverly Hills where the film took top honors, winning the award for “Best Feature” out of 100 other entries. The festival exists to promote the work of female producers, writers and directors. CAGED NO MORE is a drama meant to engage and educate audiences on the realities of Human Trafficking. The trailer for CAGED NO MORE debuted on Oct. 15th, on TODAY’s 4th Hour with Kathie Lee and Hoda. The film was shot on location in Baton Rouge, LA., New York City, NY and Athens, Greece. It is set for nationwide release in January 15, 2016.
Emmy award-winning actor and star of CAGED NO MORE, Loretta Devine (“The Carmichael Show”, “Grey’s Anatomy”) was in attendance, along with the film’s director and producer, Lisa Arnold, producer, Jarred Coates, Christos Vassilopoulos (“Banshee”), George Kosturos (Christmas With The Karountzoses), Shawn-Caulin Young (This Is Our Time), Dallas Lovato (“Sonny With A Chance”), and Madison Lovato (“Desperate Housewives”). Also in attendance were Robert Maerz, Chairman and CEO of ASG Entertainment, Valerian Owens, President of ASGE Sports, Ronnie King, ASG Entertainment’s Music Supervisor and Nancy Becker, an ASG Entertainment designated Producer who provided services as the talent liaison for production. ASG Entertainment has provided some Print & Advertising funds for the marketing of this timely, compelling thriller.
The film was a red carpet award winner at the Kingdomwood film festival earlier this month. This award-winning film CAGED NO MORE is based on Molly Venzke’s novel by the same title, which was adapted for screen by co-producer Lisa Arnold and Venzke. Starring Emmy award-winner Loretta Devine (“Grey’s Anatomy”), Kevin Sorbo (God Not Dead, “Hercules: The Legendary Journeys), Alan Powell (The Song), Christian singer-songwriter Anthony Evans, and Cassidy Gifford (God’s Not Dead), the film features appearances by Gov. Bobby Jindal, pastor Chad Veach, Grammy award-nominated Christian recording artist Natalie Grant and Kathie Lee Gifford.
CAGED NO MORE will not only entertain but will bring awareness about the dangers of human trafficking, while calling everyone to join in the fight against this horrific act. Human trafficking is the fastest growing crime globally, but what most Americans don’t realize is that it’s happening in our own backyard. Every thirty seconds someone is trafficked – our children are disappearing right before our eyes. We have got to start the conversation in our homes, educate our children on the dangers of Human Trafficking and become part of the movement to eradicate this growing epidemic. We are teaming up with over 500 anti-human trafficking organizations to bring this film to theaters as well as churches across the globe. Together, we know that we can make a difference. Each of us can use our influence, raise our voices, lend our resources and say “NO MORE”!
ASG Entertainment Welcomes Ronnie King as Music Supervisor
July 15, 2015 – ASG Entertainment is proud and delighted to announce that it has formalized an Agreement with Ronnie King who will be joining the ASGE Team as Music Supervisor. Ronnie King is a Multi-platinum, Diamond Certified, Oscar and Grammy nominated producer, composer, arranger, musician and philanthropist. Ronnie has collaborated with multi-million dollar selling artists such as Mariah Carey, Tyrese, Tupac Shakur, Snoop Dogg, The Offspring and Rancid. Ronnie’s iconic sound is universally recognized and he is one of the few producers alive today that is known for his work across music genres, from rock to punk, country to the blues and classical to world music. Ronnie will be a very valuable component in providing music for our feature films, television shows and the anticipated Branding Videos and promotional productions for our professional athlete clients.
Actress Elisha Kriis Receives Media Attention for her role in ASGE’s BORDERCROSS
Actress Elisha Patel, also known as Elisha Kriis who was featured in the ASGE film BorderCross, now is post-production, was well-received by the media in her home country of India. Ms. Kriis started her career as a host for India’s first International Travel Channel…
ASG Entertainment Completes First Phase Post-Production of BORDERCROSS
July 8, 2015 – ASG Entertainment (ASGE) is proud to announce the completion of the first phase of post-production of its feature film BorderCross. ASGE will now be supervising the creation of the soundtrack, voice looping and final polish of the film. ASGE is already in dialog with various international distributors for the release of the film and is also considering various locals for a theatrical premiere. For more information, please click here.
Legends & Lyrics Announces Partnership With ASG Entertainment
July 6, 2015 – Legends & Lyrics is pleased and excited to announce that it has entered into a strategic partnership with ASG Entertainment
ASGE ASPIRE Wraps BorderCross
May 12, 2015 – The principal photography of BorderCross (see ASGE News April 2015 below) was successfully completed and is now in post-production. We are happy to report that the production went very well and was completed on time and slightly under budget. It was helpful that the weather cooperated. (Click thumbnails for local press coverage of the production). ASGE Aspire in association with Walker/Cable Productions is coordinating an effective worldwide distribution plan over the coming months. There is no definitive date set for the release of BorderCross, however it is our intent to release the feature film in 2015.
ASG Entertainment Debuts its Sports Division, ASGE Sports, Inc.
February 2015 – After years of hard work and dedication, ASG Entertainment is proud and delighted to officially announce the launch of its subsidiary ASGE Sports, Inc. In honor of such an occasion, ASG Entertainment held a reception in New York City February 12, 2015 during the week of the NBA All Star Games. In attendance were Founder/President Valerian Owens, CEO Robert Maerz, and CAO Marlene Klingeman as well as many other honored guests.
Click here to view some highlights from our event
ASGE Aspire Finalizes P&A Funds for CAGED NO MORE and Participation in Production of BORDERCROSS
ASG Entertainment is happy to announce that they have finalized a transaction whereby the company will be providing some Print & Advertising funds for the Marketing of the upcoming movie “Caged No More”. Caged No More is a compelling feature film about the widespread crime of Human Trafficking. The movie was shot on locations in Louisiana and Greece and was directed by Lisa Arnold (a Producer of God’s Not Dead). Also assisting with components of the production is Nancy Becker Maerz. Both Lisa and Nancy are part of our ASGE Aspire team. We are proud of them and to be associated with this film and know that it will help to bring more awareness to this most horrifying crime. The movie is scheduled for a tentative release early 2016. As we get closer to the release date we will be providing various movie trailers and links for Caged No More.
April 2015 – ASG Entertainment in association with Walker/Cable Productions is currently producing the feature film “BorderCross”. BorderCross is an Action-Faith themed film that is being shot in various parts of Texas. The script was written by Chuck Walker of Walker/Cable Productions in Conroe Texas. ASG Entertainment is providing Executive Producer services and funds in the form of a Distribution Guarantee as well as Prints & Advertising funds. It is anticipated that the film will be initially released on the planned ASG Entertainment Broadcast channel, which is being served by the company “MyChannel”. ASG Entertainment anticipates the release of the film in the fall of 2015. Trailers will appear on this site as we get closer to the release date.
ASGE Analytics Builds Testing Platform
ASGE Analytics/GOPOPS Testing Platform is currently under construction through the efforts of Mega World Media. We anticipate that the site will be in beta by the end of summer 2015. We plan on formally launching the Analytics site in the fall of 2015.