DeadLine Production began its journey as a nameless play
in October 2008. Since then C.E.O. Lisa Ward and C.F.O.
Dr. Tameka "Doc" Wright have envisioned the music part
of DeadLine and its young people being seen and heard by
hundreds of people, selling in stores, and getting
recognized for being talented young writers, singer's,
photographer’s, producer's, actors and actresses.
DeadLine’s vision is to have the future generation
discover their talent, creativity, and confidence
through a series of uplifting self-created projects that
would eventually be performed in front of a live
audience’s of people who will be able to listen and see
their work. These two women and their team of young
adults have been working tirelessly to make this dream a
DeadLine plans to empower children, young adults and
people over all through positive entertainment. The team
at DeadLine has been consistently striving to encourage,
inspire, and educate the future generation. DeadLine’s
goal is to take on one or two young adult projects a
year and make their dream’s come true by giving them a
door way they have been looking for, most of there
Deadline welcomes all who are interested to be a part of
this positive movement that they are creating. In this
movement it will take hard work, understanding, loyalty,
respect, determination and commitment to truly reach
your dreams and goals. DeadLine Production first album
is under Tahj Entertainment. The Album is called
“Arising Phoenix” and it well be released in 2011.
Majority of the time, people define soul by the way one
acts. speaks or how they carry themselves, but once a
person hears the lovely harmonic voice of Yolanda "Mz.Yola"
Parson, it's undeniable that her soul comes from within.
When Geri-Lynn is on stage or in front of a camera she
makes every line come to life. Acting is not what
Geri-Lynn it is who she is. Geri-Lynn Andrea Williams is
a star in the making that you will see on the big screen
Ms. Ward saw Keiwan along with the rest of the writing
team of the play, they knew they had to have him. There
was still one more person that had to agree and that was
the CEO of Tahj Entertainment the mother company of
DeadLine Dr. Tameka "Doc" Woods. Once she saw the taping
and made her picks of the call backs. You know Keiwan
was one of the call backs.
Derrell “Rell” Jervey
When Rell join DeadLine he had no ideal that it was a
possibility of one day having his own single with them.
DeadLine really saw something in Rell and in 2010 put
him on the Arising
Monique “Nicki” Lloyd
Monique began volunteering to help DeadLine
administratively in the summer of 2010 and is also part
of Tahj Entertainment. She has enjoyed being part of the
team as they scouted talent, wrote and produced music,
and rehearsed. She saw their vision and commitment to
helping youth realize their dreams in the music industry
and could not turn them down when they asked her to come
on board as Vice President of DeadLine.
She continues to support
both entities as they release their first CD, The
Arising Phoenix Soundtrack. She is proud to be part of
the Deadline and Tahj Entertainment family.
She is 19 and she graduated from
Glasgow High School. She salutatorian and
continues to lead the rode to success, wherever she may
go. She is from
Toledo, Ohio. Finally, this year, we performed
the play Lil’ Abner. She had never even heard of the
play until this year.
Raymond Woods, Jr.
"To be unique let’s
start by putting "U" into it. Raymond Woods is a
self-taught photographer based in
Philadelphia, PA. Raymond is also a
Wardrobe Stylist, Fashion blogger, and video personnel.
His passion for Fashion photography has really gotten
him where he is today.
Now in the photography
world he wants to build, strength and network himself
for years to come. Showing no sign of stopping, Raymond
is an Art Director Intern for Deadline Production and
Tahj Entertainment. He puts what he considers to be his
three assets: Art Background, Business and Fashion into
use in his everyday life. Creativity, personality,
swagger, individuality and loyalty are what Raymond is
all about. He is extremely passionate, educated and
professional about his business. He has established a
management team to be the backbone of all of his
We at DeadLine would just like to say thank
for all your help, support
and donations. By
doing this, it
makes it possible for our
youth to experience
their dreams and
see their hard
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