Action-Packed Original Web & TV Series To Debut This Fall
DARK PROPHET, an original web and TV series, is set to debut on-screen this fall. The plot follows Dai Shepherd, an extraordinarily gifted, yet rebellious music student with time-traveling abilities who discovers that government Intelligence agency, Black Box, has a catastrophic secret embedded in song patterns–Dai is the key to saving the world as we know it.
The show stars the multi-talented Henry Rollins (“Sons of Anarchy”), Josh Meyers (“That ‘70s Show”), Rick Gonzalez (“Reaper”), Bill A. Jones (“Glee”), and rising star, Chase Fein in the role of Dai Shepherd. An industry panel of NBC/Universal TV development executives selected DARK PROPHET as the first place winner at the annual NYU Tisch West Alumni Web Series Competition.
The DARK PROPHET pilot is scheduled to begin shooting this summer in Los Angeles. A sneak peak of the series was screened at the Writers Guild of America Writer/Director Short showcase July 18th, where show creator and director, Evette Vargas was on hand.
In addition to being the Executive Producer, Writer and Director of DARK PROPHET, Evette Vargas is CEO of Digital-Reign, an award winning production company specializing in high-impact visual media. She is a graduate of NYU Tisch School of Arts, and recently earned her MFA from UCLA’s screenwriting and showrunning program.