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Coming to America | The Westdale Favourite Film Talk on Facebook Live

Join Paize Usiosefe & Fred Fuchs to talk about COMING TO AMERICA Monday, June 29 at 8:00 pm on Facebook Live! Fred will interview Paize about what makes Coming to America one of his favourites and take questions from viewers in the chat.

Make sure to watch COMING TO AMERICA on your own on Netflix!

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Paize Usiosefe is Canadian author and filmmaker, born in Nigeria. He obtain his advanced level of English literature in Nigeria. He also studied creative writing at McMaster University, and online courses on filmmaking. He is the founder of Echo from a Valley Inc, and Hamilton Black Film Festival. Paize is the producer and director of Family and Friends and Yakubu – a feature film. He has appeared in some films like Mob Stories 2, Flashpoint and the Underground. He was a member of the industry delegate at 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, he is also the recipient of 2020 Jackie Washington award for the Arts. see more about Paize on his IMDBpro page.




Fred is an independent film & television producer focusing on the development, financing, and production of films and television series for international audiences. He spent 20 years living and working in California, 10 years as the President of American Zoetrope Studios and was Executive Producer of 17 feature films including The Godfather Part III, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, The Secret Garden, Don Juan De Marco, The Virgin Suicides and John Grisham’s The Rainmaker. He was the Executive Director of Arts and Entertainment at the CBC in Toronto where he was responsible for developing, commissioning and supervising production of major television series. Current feature projects include: LITTLE ITALY, MONKEY BEACH, THE VIRTUOSO, and MILTON’S SECRET.