Actor and Writer Mike O’Malley to Attend 2012 NHFF
We are very pleased to announce that actor and writer Mike O’Malley will be a guest at New Hampshire Night at the 12th annual New Hampshire Film Festival!
“We are so excited to be welcoming such a diverse and talented group of guests to the New Hampshire Film Festival this year,” said Festival Executive Director Nicole Gregg. “They all have special connections to New Hampshire, and we’re so glad that they’re going to join us for this amazing weekend of films, panels and parties.”
The 12th annual New Hampshire Festival will take place on October 11-14 at venues throughout historic downtown Portsmouth, NH.
O’Malley was born in Boston, raised in New Hampshire, and attended the University of New Hampshire. He has appeared in the CBS sitcom “Yes, Dear”, Fox’s “Glee”, and in movies including “Leatherheads”, “Eat Pray Love” and “Cedar Rapids”. He has made guest appearances on “Parenthood”, “My Name is Earl”, and “Parks and Recreation”. He is also a published playwright, and is currently a writer on the third season of the hit Showtime show “Shameless”. He will be at the New Hampshire Film Festival promoting his film “Certainty”. O’Malley wrote and co-produced the film.
“Certainty” is about a twenty-something couple, Dom and Deb, who are finally getting married after a long relationship. But before they can tie the knot, they must participate in a “Pre Cana” retreat, the mandatory course for couples looking to be married by the Catholic Church. While Dom may be unsure of the retreat’s affect, it may just prove to be the hardest test this relationship has faced yet.
“Certainty” will open theatrically in New York on November 30th and will be available on Movies on Demand, iTunes, Amazon Instant Video,YouTube Rentals, Cinemanow, Playstation, XBOX, and Vudu, starting on Nov 27.
“Certainty” will be screened during the New Hampshire Film Festival’s New Hampshire Night, Thursday Oct. 11. Stay tuned to www.nhfilmfestival.com for scheduling information.