Orinda Theatre / photo from Jack Tillmany Collection

Animal Planet Movie “Hercules Saves Christmas” [Orinda Theatre, Orinda, Calif.]

Orinda Theatre / photo from Jack Tillmany Collection

[Orinda Theatre to premiere Movie, used During filming]

Thursday, October 20, 2011; Posted: 01:10 PM – by BWW News Desk

He just might be the most famous dog in America, thanks to his role on the hit Animal Planet series “Pit Boss.” Now, the loveable pit bull Hercules, who accompanies the show’s star, Shorty Rossi, on real-life, dog-saving adventures, stars in his own movie, “Hercules Saves Christmas,” as a talking pooch who helps a down-on-his-luck kid find holiday happiness. The dog’s voice is provided by Rossi, who does double duty as a compassionate, albeit unconventional priest.

The independent feature, originally titled “Santa’s Dog,” will have its world premiere November 17 at the historic Orinda Theatre in Orinda, California, where several scenes were shot. Special screenings will then be held in select cities, before the film has its broadcast premiere on Animal Planet after Thanksgiving. …

For the complete story, read more: http://movies.broadwayworld.com/article/Animal-Planet-Movie-Hercules-Saves-Christmas-to-Premiere-20111020#ixzz1bLfi6Icx

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