Thursday, October 8, 2009

Moving to Twitter and Facebook

Obviously, we have not been updating this blog. With this in mind, you can now follow us on Facebook or! We will not be making future updates on this blog.

The FORD/RBA Staff

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Labor Day 2009

The office will be open from 9am-1pm on Friday, 9/4 and will be closed all day on Monday, 9/7 for the Labor Day Holiday Weekend. We will re-open on Tuesday, 9/8 for our regular business hours (9am-5pm). Have fun and be safe!

Fellow FORD/RBA model/actor, BLAIR O'NEAL, recently booked a duo print/TV commercial booking for Massage Envy. Thanks to the Lavidge Company for the booking!

Friday, July 3, 2009

4th of July

The office will be closing early on Friday, July 3rd, at 1pm for the Holiday Weekend. We will re-open on Tuesday, July 7th for our normal summer hours.

Have a safe and happy 4th of July!

RIP - Elayne Stein

As many of you know acting coach, ELAYNE STEIN, passed away on Tuesday, June 30th. Elayne was a dear friend of mine and a pillar in the Arizona acting community. Everybody loved Elayne! She will be missed by me and the many others whose lives she's touched over the years. For updates on arrangements, etc, please click here.

Monday, June 22, 2009

Blair O'Neal - Golf Channel - Big Break PEI

Watch fellow FORD/RBA actor/model, BLAIR O'NEAL, on the Golf Channel's, "The Big Break: Prince Edward Island," on Monday nights. Blair is one of three remaining golfers on the show battling it out for the $100K grand prize! Go Blair! We're proud of you!

Monday, June 15, 2009

Justin Mack - Fast Times and Fast Food Trailer

Check out fellow FORD/RBA actor, JUSTIN MACK, in the trailer for Fast Times and Fast Food. Click here to see the trailer. Looks funny!

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Brenna Sakas -

BRENNA SAKAS recently booked a national commercial for featuring professional, female golfer, Anna Rawson. Brenna was the only Arizona actor cast on this job. Casting by Good Faith Casting. Look for the spot some time in the near future. Great job, Brenna!

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Cathy Rankin - Acura Dallas Fort Worth

CATHY RANKIN recently shot a commercial for Acura of Dallas/Fort Worth, TX. Thanks to Leah Wilson for booking her.

Cathy Rankin - Dr. Ginger & Friends

CATHY RANKIN recently did a infomercial for Dr. Ginger (dentist) & Friends. Look for it on local TV.

Friday, May 15, 2009

Dan Davis

The FORD/Robert Black Agency is proud to represent local TV personality, DAN DAVIS for on-camera and endorsement work. Dan has been in broadcasting for the past 32 years, the last 15 on the very popular, "Good Morning Arizona," on KTVK in Phoenix.

Monday, May 4, 2009

Jacqueline Torres - Castle

Check out fellow FORD/RBA actor, JACQUELINE TORRES, on a new episode of Castle entitled, "Little Girl Lost," which airs tonight (Monday, May 4th) on ABC at 9pm. Jacqueline plays "Nina Mendola" in the episode.

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Brenna Sakas - PetsMart

BRENNA SAKAS recently booked an instructional/point of sale video for PetsMart. Look for her at a PetsMart store near you soon.

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Nicole Turk - Barbasol

NICOLE TURK recently booked a national commercial beating out several other actors for Barbasol Shaving Products. Thanks to Jim and Shel for the booking.

United Auto Group Las Vegas

Marc Lyncheski - The Business Man

Ted Quinn - Repo Man 1

Jose Rosete - Repo Man 2

We recently booked 3 principal roles for a commercial for United Auto Group Las Vegas in which a businessman gets his stuff repossessed. Thanks to Brett Coleman for the call.

America's Most Wanted

William Watson - Ben Bradley (the Victim)

Ross Collins - Ken Bradley

Steve Lundeen - Bowman

Jose Rosete - Inmate

Liz Rohe - Hiker

Cavin Gray - Friend at Beach

We recently booked 6 roles for America's Most Wanted, "Ben Bradley's Killer" which did air recently. Casting by Darlene Wyatt Casting.

Joel Cunningham - Seattle Mariners

JOEL CUNNINGHAM recently shot a principal role for the Seattle Mariners "Ryan's Big Night" commercial playing a marketing guy. If you have family in the Pacific Northwest, tell them to look for Joel on TV. Casting by Darlene Wyatt Casting.

Cathy Rankin - Larry Miller Hyundai

CATHY RANKIN recently shot an infomercial for Larry Miller Hyundai as their spokesperson. Look for it on-air soon. Thanks to Brett Coleman for the call.

Brenna Sakas - Dickinson's Witch Hazel

BRENNA SAKAS recently booked the only principal role for a Dickinson's Witch Hazel facial products commercial. Special thanks to Jim, Shel, and Walt for the booking. Click here to see the spot.

Maneater Lifetime Mini-Series

Cathy Rankin - Misty

Natalie Karmo - Cassidy

Lauren Alonzo - Coral

Sarah Coggin - Hostess

Andy McDermott - Police Officer

Rosalie Michaels - Sales Clerk

Ky-Moni Abraham - Agent # 2

Dean Ronalds - Agent # 1

We were very happy to have booked 10 principals (Carmen Prisco as Kenny and Leah Notebaert as Flight Attendant are not pictured) on the TV mini-series, Maneater, starring Sarah Chalke (Scrubs) as well as numerous featured extras and extras.

Monday, March 2, 2009

Felisha Terrell - Days of Our Lives

FORD/RBA Model/Actor, FELISHA TERRELL, has recently won a three-year contract/series regular role on "Days of Our Lives." More info soon.

Friday, February 6, 2009

Ken McGhee - Nike Pro Combat - Print Job

Fellow FORD/RBA model, KEN McGHEE, recently booked a commercial print job for Nike Pro Combat shot by Jeff Newton. This was Ken's first time shooting with Nike and he hopes it won't be his last.

Monday, February 2, 2009

Tom Noga - Peoria

Please support fellow FORD/RBA actor, TOM NOGA, and go see his show, "Peoria", being presented by Theatre Artists Studio in Scottsdale. The show is for mature audiences only. More details in the flyer above. Please click on the flyer to see a larger version or click here to be taken to their website.

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Cathy Rankin - Colors of America Calendar

Fellow FORD/RBA actor/model, CATHY RANKIN, has put out her own calendar entitled, "Colors of America," a salute to our armed forces. A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to charities benefiting our troops. Please check out to find out more or purchase the calendar.

Monday, January 19, 2009

Garrett Hedlund - Tron

Former FORD/RBA actor now living in LA, GARRETT HEDLUND, has been named the lead in Tron (previously TR2N or Tron 2.0), the sequel to the 1982 cult classic. Film is being directed by Joseph Kosinski. For more info, click here.

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Christine Gentry - Arm & Hammer

Fellow FORD/RBA actor/model, CHRISTINE GENTRY, recently booked a commercial for Arm & Hammer toothpaste and oral care products. The commercial will be shown in Europe only.

Thursday, January 8, 2009

Bri Acsani - Speed Channel Commercial

Check out a new commercial for the Speed Channel/Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction featuring fellow FORD/RBA actor, BRI ACSANI. Click here.