Monday, January 19, 2015

Nia Malika Dixon

 Live #AskNia chat with Nia Malika Dixon Jan 19, 7pm CST

Thelonious Legend Blogspot is proud to host writer, director, and producer Nia Malika Dixon for a live chat via #AskNia on Monday January 19 at 7pm CST. Nia's unconventional journey from elementary school teacher to award-winning director is truly impressive. This Baltimore girl who has worked with such luminaries as Catherine Hardwicke of Thirteen and Twilight fame, is ready to blaze her own trail. We will discuss her journey thus far, and her future plans, including her highly anticipated original series, Vengenful.  She will be taking questions live from Twitter so make sure you follow her: @NiaMalikaDixon, and tune in! Also for all young, Black actresses, Nia has launched an original audition contest! As a way to connect the audience with the series, Vengeful is allowing them to help choose their lead actress! Subscribe to her YouTube channel:, and check out the video for more information. Do not let this opportunity pass you by! If you're in the Los Angeles area on March 15th, you have to purchase your tickets for her #MissingBlackWomanSyndrome screening event. You will get to see her short films and web series, and learn more about the latest, Vengeful. There will be a Q&A with select cast and crew from all her projects, including Vengeful, and a performance by the talented singer, Abby Hankins! For more information on how to get tickets, follow Nia on Twitter.