Glenview’s Keara Maive, age 13, has landed a recurring role on the new Chicago-based series ‘Family Values’. Below is the release:
Keara Maive, age 13, and a resident of Glenview has a principal recurring role (as Bethany Brooks) on the new Chicago based series ‘Family Values’. The series has been filming over the last year in Glenview, Chicago and other area suburbs. The series is being marketed for television and is hosting an Exclusive Red Carpet Pre-Screening event on Thursday, August 7, 2014 in Chicago.
KEARA MAIVE – BIO
13 year old Keara Maive, has been acting in the Chicago Industry since she was 5 years old. With her current work on the series “Family Values” she has reached an impressive milestone marking this project as her 100th on-camera project. With now more than 100 credits to her name, ranging from leading roles to extra work on Student, Independent, Feature, Television and Commercial Projects, Keara loves what she does and it shows. In 2012 Keara won an award for Best Child Actor in the Cobra Internet Film Festival for her work on the short film “Hide and Seek” and was chosen as the March 2012 “Dray Kid of the Week” by Irene Dreayer, a former Disney Executive Producer. You can visit Keara’s IMDB Page at: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2851439/ and her Visual and Interactive Timeline Resume on her Facebook Fan Site at: www.facebook.com/kearamaive
Website: (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3373066 & www.facebook.com/familyvaluestheseries)
Red Carpet Pre-Screening Premiere of ‘Family Values – The Series’
Hosted by Rob Johnson, CBS News
Chicago, IL – August 7, 2014 –
Chicago area cast and crew along with other industry professionals will be gathering for the pre-screening premiere of the new series ‘Family Values’ on Thursday, August 7, 2014.
‘Family Values’ embraces the essence of traditional family sitcoms from the 80’s and 90’s with a modern day twist.
Starring Jayson Bernard (Matt), Michelle Mueller (Maggie), Jordyn Paige Bolber (Nikki), TJ McGinty (Kenny), Kendyl Lynch (Annie), Keara Maive (Bethany), Mary Reynard (Winnie) and Paul Tinsley (Doug).
‘After Maggie’s husband abandons the family, she and their three children are left desperate and broke. Forced to ask her jet-setting parents for help, they offer them the family home; though it comes with a catch. Matt, Maggie’s older gay brother has also fallen on hard times and needs a place to live as well. With no choice, the siblings will have to learn to live with each other through the bad and the worse all while discovering the definition of Family Values.’
Who: Cast, Crew, Industry Members, Press and select General Public by Invitation Only.
What: ‘Family Values: The Series’ Red Carpet Pre-Screening
Where: Ravenswood Event Center – 4011 N. Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613
When: Thursday, August 7th – 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM
• Press Check-In begins at 6:45 PM
• Cast walks red carpet at 7:00 PM
• Screening begins at 8:00 PM (no one admitted after 8PM)
For interview requests, press passes and press kits; members of the media can contact the event organizer; Jayson Bernard at 312-307-6035
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