Will Thompson has continued to establish himself as a force to reckon with in the entertainment industry a multifaceted entertainer treating lovers of good movies to an amazing combination of excellent production values, authentic performances, and likeable characters in his directorial debut “Related Destiny.” The short film is currently available on Amazon and has continued to receive accolades from movie lovers across the globe.
The world of entertainment has evolved over the years as the different stakeholders in the industry use their creativity and ingenuity to meet the diverse demands of fans worldwide. One individual that is looking to put his name among the legends in the movie industry is Will Thompson. Related Destiny gave Will his first role as a director, and if reviews from individuals that have seen the movie are anything to go by, the talented actor seems to have set himself up for greatness in the movie industry.
“Related Destiny” stars Will Thompson and Mark Taylor as brothers Marcus and Chris LaFair, with the powerful short film chronicling three days in the life of two brothers as they look to resist the allure and violence of street life through professional boxing.
Thompson is a graduate of Act One Conservatory, The Green Room, and Second City. Over the years, he has appeared on television series – Chicago Fire and Homicide Hunter. This is after his pursuit of a career as a musician, which he did for a few years in Los Angeles.
Thompson has displayed his creativity not only as an actor but also as a film director, as the cast of Related Destiny maintained a compelling level of authenticity throughout the project, keeping the story of two young men fighting their way to freedom from the streets fresh and captivating.
The movie has attracted the attention of movie lover and institutions in the industry. Some of the awards that Will Thompson has won over the years include the 2014 Los Angeles Movie Awards for Script for Illuminati, 2018 winner at the 52 Weeks Film Festival for Best Short / Festival Favorite, and 2019 Vegas Movie Awards for Best First Time Director and Best Supporting Actor.
More information about Will Thompson and his works can be found on his website.
About Will Thompson
Will Thompson was born on May 28, 1983. He was the second of 4 children, growing up in middle-class Oak Park, a suburb on the west side of Chicago. His family and the situations surrounding them would be what dominated his acting career. He has continuously worked hard to establish himself as a force in the movie industry.