Film Producer WILL PACKER is BREAKING BOX OFFICE RECORDS and he covers the September 2014 issue of BLACK ENTERPRISE!!!
On the Inside Story, find out how NO GOOD DEED ALMOST DID NOT GET MADE, and learn the TOP 10 FACTS ABOUT WILL PACKER.
Here are the FANTASTIC 5:
1. Packer, along with Ambassador Andrew Young and Martin Luther King III are owners of BOUNCE TV, the first ever over-the-air broadcast television network targeting the African-American audience.
2. Packer and his business partner Rob Hardy, were among Black Enterprise‘s “Top 25 Money Makers in Hollywood” in 2008.
3. He graduated magna cum laude from Florida A&M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering in 1996.
4. His 2014 film “Ride Along,” starring Ice Cube and Kevin Hart took in over $48 million during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday weekend, making it the biggest January opening box office tally of all time.
5. His first movie, “Trois,” grossed $1.2 million dollars and became the fastest million dollar grossing film distributed by African Americans.