Los Angeles, CA – June 24, 2020 – ‘LONE STAR DECEPTION’ is now streaming on InDemand.
Directors, Don Okolo (The Land) and Robert Peters (30 Days in Atlanta, A Trip to Jamaica), LONE STAR DECEPTION (aka ‘The Candidate’) – an award-winning political thriller starring Oscar nominee Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight), Anthony Ray Parker (The Matrix), Eliza Roberts (National Lampoon’s Animal House) and Gary Lee Mahmoud (Blue Bloods, Law & Order: SVU) – is available on InDemand today.
“LONE STAR DECEPTION hits all the film noir cue,” wrote B&S About Movies. “Each are somewhat well-intentioned, yet flawed individuals who, in a desire to make a better life, subject themselves to a tail-spinning world of shady characters rife with deception and double crosses. The Seven Deadly Sins in Sagle’s Divine Comedy are funny that way.”
Written by Okolo alongside Ed DeZevallos, LONE STAR DECEPTION follows Stuart Sagle (Gary Lee Mahmoud), who is leading in the race for Governor of Texas until a fling with a prostitute threatens to derail his campaign. His biggest supporter uncle, Bill Sagle (Eric Roberts), devises a guile plan to put his long-time employee, Tim Bayh (Anthony Ray Parker), into the race as the second candidate – becoming the first black candidate to run for Governor in Texas’ history. Thrust into circumstances he neither understands nor can control, Tim must weave his way past assassination attempts and his own demons, putting him and his family in danger. Will he decide to quit the race, ride the wave to the statehouse, or die trying?
“The frames of their story concerned with the dangers of greed and the quest for power are clean; it’s competently shot and decently acted with enough suspense and action to hold your interest,” continued B&S About Movies.
TriCoast Entertainment has released LONE STAR DECEPTION onto InDemand today, June 24th. The political thriller is also streaming on various digital platforms(Amazon, Vimeo on Demand, FlixFling, Vudu and FANDANGO).
Face the fear, the greed and the Texas politics with the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9OaXGN0IJ5E.
Alongside Eric Roberts (Head Full of Honey), Anthony Ray Parker (The Marine), Eliza Roberts (Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman) and Gary Lee Mahmoud (Blue Bloods), LONE STAR DECEPTION stars accredited United Nations Ambassador (ECOSOC) International Award winning Actress, Merlisa Determined (Pound of Flesh, Gem of the Rainforce), Johnny Ray Gibbs (No Man’s Land, Mr. Blue), John Maciag (Mob Guys, Wiseguys) and Sunday Flint (The Possession 2, Witch Hour).
For more information, please visit: https://lonestardeception.com/.
LONE STAR DECEPTION (2019, 106 min.) Directed by: Don Okolo and Robert Peters. Producer: Nkem Denchukwu. Editor: A.B. Sallu. Cinematographer: Robert Peters. Original music: Pierce Constanti. ZED Entertainment LLC, TriCoast Worldwide.
Production Company: ZED Entertainment LLC.
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