There are so many popular celebrities in Hollywood who have also become directors. You may be familiar about Brett Donowho. This actor is also a producer other than being a director. He became popular for the movies Music Within in 2007, A Haunting at Silver Falls in 2013, Salvation in 2016 and Acts of Violence in 2018.
However, Brett Donowho was put to a hot spot for being alleged a violent person by wife. He was arrested and was indicted by the Supreme Court for felony in the state of Texas. He was said to assault a family member and caused bodily injury. This is why he and his wife Angel McCord had just been together for a few months in 2014. The two were actually nominated in 2013 Madrid International Film Festival for the film, Salvation.
The film Salvation actually won various awards in the Los Angeles Cinema Film Festival in 2013. This movie won Best Narrative Feature and Brett Donowho with Bernie Van De Yacht won the Best Director award in the said event. Also, the film bagged the Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Actress and also the Best Special Effects Makeup Awards.
Brett returned in 2013 behind the camera to direct No Tell Motel. The film was actually about Meghan and her friends who were stranded in a place they didn’t know and they decided to spend the night in an abandoned roadside motel. But, they were not aware that such old motel was haunted by the spirits of the former owners that include Angela, a vengeful little ghost. The haunting actually became violent and it was then that Meghan realized that the key for her to survival was to know the dark past of such abandoned motel. But, that may not even be the way to save herself.
Donowho also directed the 2018 movie, Acts of Violence, which is one action thriller film. This is about the man who teamed up with ex-soldier brothers to rescue his brother’s fianc?e who was kidnapped by human traffickers. With the search, they met Avery who is a cop who investigated trafficking activities and he then joined their cause to be able to bring down such organization.
Brett has actually directed, starred and produced other films. Most of the genre belong to drama, crime, thriller and suspense. It would be great to see more of his upcoming films in the future. Even with the rough past he encountered with his wife, he continues to make a name in Hollywood. There are many more films that you must see with him in it as he has been in Hollywood for several years already.