James A. Goins
James is the Founder and President of Visually Enhanced Literature, a film company dedicated to producing and creating content with passion and purpose for entertainment and enlightenment. He is a composer, director, and writer of both film and theatre.
James is a member of BMI, The Dramatist Guild of America, The American Composers Forum, Composers Diversity Collective, and The Playwrights Center. He is also the Executive Director of the Laity Institute of the Arts, a Private Arts Foundation. He learned to hone his skills in Indie filmmaking through hard work and great collaborations.
James studied music under Emmy Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated composers such as Gerald Fried (Roots, Roots: The Next Generation, Star Trek, Napoleon, and Josephine), Thom Sharp (When Harry Met Sally, City Slickers, Aladdin, Little Mermaid), Jerry Grant (Quantum Leap, Hired to Kill, Hunter) and composition under Dr. Russel Steinberg one of America's leading Neo-Classical composers and performers.
James has a BA in Theatre from California State University Dominguez Hills. He later attended UCLA, where he received his Teaching Credential and completed his training in Film Scoring from UCLA's Film Scoring program. He also holds an Executive MBA from Grand Canyon University. James has been involved in the entertainment industry for over 30 years.
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Keith Bossier is a veteran Hollywood performer that exudes passion and dedication in his work ethic. His tireless study habits and extensive experience helped propelled him into break out performances on the top-rated soap opera “The Young and the Restless”, multiple national commercials including Capital One and Coke Zero. Other engaging acting experiences were his captivating performance as the co-pilot of flight 93 in “The Flight that Fought Back” and most recently, as an abusive father in the inner-city drama, “The City”.
As a creative, Keith wrote, starred in, and produced VEL's maiden short film, “Potiphar’s wife”. He is currently developing a feature-length, post-apocalyptic, action-adventure version of the same film. Keith has the vision to bring several Biblical stories to the big screen with a modern-day flair.
When Keith isn’t creating he’s engaged in jiu-jitsu, karate, or in the gym. He is currently training with the 7th-degree blackbelt and karate hall of Famer Sonny Garber. Personal growth is paramount to Keith so in his off-time he enjoys taking Spanish, fitness modeling, and motivating others to get fit for life. He’s excited to add Spanish to his skill-set on his journey to being a positive, powerful, and diverse force in Hollywood.