Updated: June 29, 2013

Hold Fast PosterThe film is now slated for a release this coming fall (2013).

We have more details as the festival circuit heats up.

In the mean time for more information visit the film's Facebook page by clicking here


Posted: May 16, 2012

BC born actress Molly Parker (The Firm, Deadwood) will be spending the rest of her spring on the opposite coast.

Parker has been cast to star in HOLD FAST which begins shooting in Newfoundland & Labrador May 28th.

Douglas Churchill & Avery AshParker will play Aunt Flo in the coming of age drama of that also stars a couple of new actors on the scene...

NL born Avery Ash and Douglas Sullivan as the young leads...

Aiden Flynn, Des Walsh and Andy Jones...and some truly talent NL acting veterans Aiden Flynn, Des Walsh and Andy Jones.

The film, adapted from the Kevin Major novel of the same name, will be directed by Justin Simms and produced by Markham Street Films and Rock Island Productions.

That's the same team behind The Ballad of Maura MacKenzie which will mark Parker's directorial debut, set to begin production in both NL and ON in the spring of 2013.

Rosemary House Rock Island ProductionsAnd will we're on the subject we should give a shout out to NL native and Rock Island Production's - Rosemary House who is not only co-producer and writer of  The Ballad of Maura MacKenzie (based on Joan Clark's "Audience of Chairs") -  she's also the lead producer and screenwriter for Hold Fast as well.  We look forward to a feature interview with the VERY busy and talented Ms. House before too long.

The Ballad of Maura MacKenzie & Hold Fast movie postersWe'll be sure to keep you posted on both exciting projects! SABS

For more on Hold Fast & The Ballad of Maura MacKenzie visit

SABS As One Door Closes...

Molly Parker with Josh Lucas THE FIRMI love THE FIRM in which Molly Parker plays Abby McDeere. SABS first post on the show was the announcement that NL fella Shaun Majumder had been cast as Andrew Palmer in the NBC series (post).

Based on the John Grisham novel - every week it's gripping TV and while Majumder's character was killed off – that didn't mean SABS love for the show died too.

Shaun Majumder (Andrew Palmer) & Molly Parker (Abby McDeere) Chapter 16 THE FIRMBUT unfortunately after a season long battle to stay in the ratings game – the show which also stars Josh Lucas (Mitch) and Juliette Lewis (Tammy) has been canceled.

The remaining 6 episodes will air on Saturday nights.

To watch previous episodes in Canada on Global TV click here and in the US on NBC click here

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