By Nigeria Anderson
MAKING THE CUT
Wyatt G. Maker is an actor, comedian, filmmaker and cinematographer. Known for creating entertainment that will capture you emotionally, inform and entertain. Wyatt knew at an early age that filmmaking and acting were in his cards. He would watch films on repeat and looked forward to going to the movies with his dad. Wyatt would take note on how actors performed, the storyline and all the bells and whistles of how the film looked and felt. He set out to attend LaGuardia High School of Music & Arts in New York which specializes in teaching visual and performing arts. There he took part in school plays and even wrote a few. He joined a youth media program where he was able to branch out and create his first documentary Holding Up about gun violence and what it does to the family. Which was entered into the Tribeca Film Festival. Wyatt G. Maker has gone on to work on various sets as a cinematographer for example ABC For Life, NBC Saturday Night Live and Tom and Jerry Animation and still manages to get his acting and comedy in.
Wyatt G. Maker is well equipped to be in front and behind a camera. There is no denying Wyatt G. Maker is in his calling to produce, write and act. His respect for story telling is what keeps him at the top of his game. He studied under renowned acting teacher Wynn Handman. Wyatt also took part in It Takes A Lunatic, a documentary about Wynn Handman. Wyatt’s story is it’s possible just pursue it and you can subdued it. I had the honor of speaking with Wyatt about working during the pandemic and new projects he has in the works. This is a great interview to find out a step by step plan on how to pursue your dream. He is currently working on a film project surrounding the Civil Rights emergence in 2020. I want you to welcome our new KeyPlayer Wyatt G. Maker. You can connect with him on his website https://www.wyattgmaker.com/.