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Faith, Media & Culture
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John W. Kennedy, a practicing Catholic, is the founder and Dir. of Development of The Creative Universe Entertainment™, a media consultation and development company focusing on the creation, development and support of high-quality mainstream entertainment that upholds positive timeless values such as faith in a loving God, kindness, forgiveness, gratitude, tolerance, wisdom, courage, self-confidence tempered with humility, personal responsibility and the all-important ability to resist hypocrisy and laugh at our own human foibles.

Current projects include "Bryant Park" (an uplifting romantic-comedy), "The Tommie Scott Story" (based on the inspirational biography) and "Photo Finish" (a sci-fi TV pilot). He has written over 100 children's novels based on episodes of the Cartoon Network series "Ben 10", "Ben 10: Alien Force", "Ben 10: Ultimate Alien", "Ben 10: Omniverse" and "Generator Rex" among others. He also writes Beliefnet’s "Faith, Media & Culture" blog and has discussed the topic as a guest on several radio broadcasts.

Previously, he has produced successful news and talk programming for CNN, Fox News, Pax TV and SiriusXM. Over the years, his notable interviews and/or bookings have included such diverse personalities as Sean Astin, Corbin Bernsen, Brian Bird, James Brolin, Kirk Cameron, Deepak Chopra, Sandy Duncan, Roma Downey, Robert Duvall, Emilio Estevez, Mick Fleetwood, Andy Garcia, Carla Gugino, movie-star-turned-Catholic nun Mother Dolores Hart, Patricia Heaton, Lee Iacocca, Robert Kennedy, Jr., Michael Landon, Jr., Pattie Mallete (Justin Bieber’s mother), B.B. King, Colin Powell, Dennis Prager, Rick Santorum, Martin Sheen, Kevin Sorbo, Della Reese, Christopher Reeve, Robert and Robert A. Schuller, Sylvester Stallone, Jon Voight, Martha Williamson and countless others.

Specialties: Script Writing, Movie/TV Novelizations & Adaptations, TV Content Creation and Development, Creative Consultation. Producing and Booking News and Talk shows

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. Coming attraction: The trailer for Sony Pictures Animation’s THE STAR was released online this morning, via USA Today.  So, here’s a The a first look at the faith-and-family film […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. Dove Channel flies. We’re coming up on two years since Cinedigm teamed with the Dove Foundation to launch the faith and family-friendly streaming service Dove Channel. In May of this […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. Coming attractions: And God made Pluto. Struck Films, Purdie Distribution and Motive Entertainment has announce the upcoming release of The Stray, a family film written and directed by Mitch […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. Remi Adeleke, a former Navy Seal now co-starring with the likes of Mark Wahlberg, Anthony Hopkins, John Goodman, Stanley Tucci and Josh Duhamel in Transformers: The Last Knight, tell […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. A Conversation with Alexis Walkenstein, new host of Mary’s Touch. I’ve worked with Alexis on getting out the word on many faith-related media projects she’s had a hand in […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. At a theater near you: June 1 and June 6: In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem High ticket sales in advance of its first encore this Thursday, June […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. “A perspective-changing light and sound experiential event about changing the perceptions of what schizophrenia and other psychotic diseases are, who the people are that live with (the conditions) and […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media. I’m taking a couple of weeks off. In the meantime, here are some top choices to keep an eye at the movies and on television. 4/21/17 – Here’s this […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media: Stephen Baldwin stars in the one-man show Heaven, How I Got Here: A Night with the Thief on the Cross currently available on Digital HD at ChristianCinema.com. Unlocking the Bible and […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The Case for Christ opens nationwide in theaters today(4/7/17). The Pure Flix drama stars Mike Vogel, Erika Christensen, Faye Dunaway, and Robert Forster. Directed by: Jon Gunn/Written by: Brian […]