Oyelowo stars in the new Disney film as a Ugandan Youth Minister, Robert Katende, helping kids from Kampala’s slums learn to play chess and soccer. The story follows a young girl, Phiona, who Katende mentors as she overcomes poverty and illiteracy to become a Ugandan – and world – chess champion. Dove: What first attracted […]
Dave Alan Johnson is a veteran writer, producer, showrunner of hits such as “The Client,” “Doc,” “Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye,” and “High Incident,” and a valued member of The Dove Foundation board of advisors. “Vanished” is a young adult film inspired by the New York Times best-selling book series “Left Behind” by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins. […]
Robert: “We’ve been a big fan of The Dove Foundation for a long time, as you know.” Dove: Thank you. You have some great voice talent in this film with Kaitlyn Maher and John Ratzenberger. Robert: “You’ll notice that John’s a staple in a lot of our movies—we’re big fans of his. He’s been in every […]
Streaming: Cinedigm’s Dove Channel is the home of the original comedy series Chonda Pierce Presents: Stand-Up For Families.
In three one-hour editions, the popular comedian (who also happens to be Christian) displays her trademark combination of fierce wit and southern charm as she plays host other family-friendly comedians including Bone Hampton, Brad Stine, PJ Walsh, Nazareth, Joby Saad, Michael Joiner, Taylor Mason, Anthony Griffith, Sandi Joy, Kay Dodd, Lisa Mills, Chinnitta Morris, Cleto Rodriguez, Michael Jr., and Rik Roberts.
Taped in Nashville,the show is meant to be a safe haven for to safely enjoy together without worrying about offensive language or subject matter. Like all content streamed on Dove Channel, the show The Dove Foundation’s Seal of Approval.
Jolie Ledford is, in many ways, a typical Midwestern preteen girl, right down to the sprinkling of freckles on her cheeks. In fact she reminds me a lot of my own preteen girl. As she sits across from me and we chat, she smiles almost constantly. She’s goofy without being entirely self-conscious. Loves horses, despite […]
Recently I had a chance to sit down with one of the producers and actors of the new film “God’s Not Dead 2” and he had some interesting things to say about the film and decisions that went into making this sequel. Dove: “God’s Not Dead 2” is even better than the first one! David: […]
The Masked Saint, based on a book by Pastor Chris Whaley and starring Brett Granstaff as Chris, premieres January 8, 2016. The Dove Foundation recently caught up with the real-life Pastor Chris and the man that plays him, Brett Granstaff. Dove: Chris, can you tell us a little bit about the background concerning “The Masked […]
Dove: How did you get your start in acting? David: “To be honest, at the age of 15, I had a huge crush on my pastor’s daughter. One day she asked me if I’d like to be part of the church theater group. I eagerly agreed, and leaned later that she invited me because the […]
Patterns of Evidence: Exodus is an award-winning documentary by filmmaker Timothy Mahoney that chronicles an in-depth archaeological investigation in Egypt as his team attempts to corroborate the biblical text. The film explores one fundamental question: Is there evidence that the Exodus story actually happened? Dove: Tim, tell us about your journey to make ‘Patterns of […]
Dove: Christian Retail has faced a number of recent challenges, especially concerning the transition from physical goods to digital media. Where do you see the replacement of declining revenue to retailers coming from in the future? Curtis: A lot of people think the world is going digital. In fact, I have data that show otherwise. […]