Private Project


"Shayna" is a film about true beauty shining through in unexpected places.

  • Willy Adkins
    Bacon, Anxiety, Balloon Feast, Sister of the Wolf
  • Kevin Bui
    What Do I Say?, Anxiety, Spilt Blood
  • Willy Adkins
    What Do I Say?, Anxiety, Bacon
  • Aaron Veach
    Key Cast
  • Jenna Larson
    Key Cast
    Sister of the Wolf
  • Project Type:
  • Genres:
    Drama, Romance, Teen
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 12 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 20, 2013
  • Production Budget:
    320 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • The Prairie State Film Festival
    Dekalb, IL
    July 20, 2013
    World Premier
Director Biography - Willy Adkins

Mr. Willy Adkins is an American actor, director and producer. He is the owner of Breaking Fate Entertainment (formerly known as Spook Show Entertainment) and is a "jack of all trades" in the entertainment industry. He is also known for his work in paranormal investigation, founding Illinois Ghost Hunters back in 2006, which has taken him all over the country.

Willy has a lifelong passion of dark arts and photography, founding Deviant Desires Photography in 1996, and also does alternative model portfolio production and horror themed art. Today, Willy stays busy directing, producing, writing and acting in independent film, winning a best actor award in the film Gordon Finn at the Smokey Night Film Festival in 2015.

As producer/director of events such as The Cinema Soup Film Festival, The Indie Horror Film Festival, The Laugh or Die Comedy Fest and The Dark Art and Oddities Con, he prides himself in helping other independent artists get recognized.

Willy resides in Dekalb, Illinois, often traveling to his second home, Gatlinburg, Tennessee. He is the proud father of two girls, Dixie Belle and Bethany Madison. He spends his free time working on his personal art, collecting weird antiques, oddities, and sideshow memorabilia, as well as touring various shows and conventions.

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