The annual Tribeca Film Festival is currently happening in New York from April 19th until April 30th. Filmmakers, producers, actors and film industry professionals from around the world debut their work at the acclaimed festival in lower Manhattan. Independent films are screened during the festival to critics and insiders. Young stars, looking to gain acting experience often audition for roles in independent movies.
This past weekend, model and actor Jaylin Fletcher, 10, was spotted on the red carpet at TFF. He plays Abe in the film Saturday Church, a musical, written and directed by Damon Cardasis. In the film we follow Abe’s teenage brother, Ulysses (portrayed by Luka Kain, 17) as he struggles to discover his own identity. Jaylin wore a chocolate patterned suit from Zyem Kidswear, an upcoming Brooklyn based brand. Legendary actress, Susan Sarandon joined the cast for a few photos. The film received praise from the Hollywood reporter.