“Shameless” Alumni Work Together On A Upcoming Independent Short !

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Hollywood ,California- The friends you make on the job can be lifelong and can lead to other jobs as well . Case in point, Laura Slade Wiggins known to the mass  audiences as Karen Jackson on “Shameless “will be appearing with  Rakefet Abergel who by chance also had a stint on the award winning television show .

Rakefet Abergel is an award-winning American/Israeli actress, writer/producer/director, and outspoken stand up comedian. One month after taking a stand up class, Rakefet won Best Comic and Best Overall Talent on the Tyra Banks Show. She appeared in the movie Superbad with Jonah Hill, and as Adam Sandler’s sister in Just Go with It . She can also be seen in the films My Best Friend’s Girl opposite Dane Cook, with Halle Berry in The Call, and alongside Eddie Murphy & Kerry Washington in the film, A Thousand Words. Rakefet regularly guest stars on TV shows including Showtime’s Shameless, New Girl, My Name is Earl, Bella and the Bulldogs, and iCarly.

Recently, Rakefet wrote and starred in a horror/thriller short film called Jax in Love, which she co-produced with executive producer & casting director Jory Weitz (Napoleon Dynamite). The film, directed by Oscar-nominated director Colin Campbell had an extremely successful film festival run and garnered Abergel nine Best Actress awards from a variety of festivals including Nightmares Film Festival, Hollywood Horrorfest, GenreBlast Film Festival and Oregon Scream Week. The film also won Best Horror Short at Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival, Best Featurette, and Best Original Screenplay. Her new short screenplay, “BOO”, is a finalist at Women in Horror Film Festival in Georgia and Nightmares Film Festival in Columbus, Ohio.

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“BOO” is the reason why I am covering this upcoming project . How would you like to be part of it .  Rakefet Abergel is now starting the crowd funding process and it would be great for you to be part of it .Go check out https://www.seedandspark.com/fund/booshortfilm#story The details are right there and she is available to answer any  questions you may have . Tell her we sent you and I cant wait to see this project !!!