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After losing his dream job as a WWE Superstar - James is at his lowest point.

His mental health is at its lowest. He is thinking everything he has ever worked for in his life has completely disappeared. In this moment for James there is no hope for the future.

We all have that one person, however, that is able to pick us back up.

** This short film received over 1.5 MILLION VIEWS across all social platforms (Twitter, Instagram, YouTube). This short film was also publicly endorsed by American actor / professional wrestler John Cena **

  • James Michael Curtin
    Director
  • James Michael Curtin
    Writer
  • James Michael Curtin
    Producer
  • James Michael Curtin
    Key Cast
    "James"
    WWE, IMPACT Wrestling, British Boot Camp, OVW
  • Jedediah Christopher Koszewski
    Key Cast
    "James (Acting double)"
    Free The Narrative
  • James Michael Curtin
    Editing
  • Tommy "Tankx" Shaffner
    Audio
  • Jedediah Christopher Koszewski
    Cinematography
  • Manny Rivano
    Cinematography
  • Jedediah Christopher Koszewski
    Color Correction
  • Eric Nall
    Color Correction
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Mental Health, Drama, Supernatural, Motivational
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 45 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 9, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - James Michael Curtin

James Michael Curtin was originally born in Birmingham, England & has 10+ years experience working in the Television industry. He has been a familiar feature on USA Network, FOX, Spike as well as the BBC in the United Kingdom.

Known to be one of the most versatile & creative performers in the professional wrestling industry; Curtin has performed various on screen character roles over the last 20 years working with some of the top sports entertainment companies in the industry including World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) & IMPACT Wrestling.

Curtin has partook in small acting roles as well as independent short film acting roles shot & created by himself.

On the other side of the camera Curtin has also had his hands on writing, producing, scripting, timing & directing television segments as well as directing & editing his own independent short film projects projects.

Curtin is married to his wife Renee Michelle Curtin & resides in Orlando FL. He is currently a full time resident of the United States.

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