Quiet As Kept

Jamie Burton-Oare plays sassy, Aunt Janice, in the soul-stirring feature film debut of Director Amber Sharp, in QUIET AS KEPT. Quiet As Kept premiered at the Independent Film Showcase in Beverly Hills, CA. Please watch for it on the festival circuit.

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African-Amercian Women in Cinema

The Bully debuted to a wondrous crowd at the MIST in Harlem on November 20, 2014. The screening was well attended and received and abundant amount of praise. Greg Alexander of Alexander Management represented the film and fielded questions at the film’s conclusion. We are excited at the possibilities that have arisen from this opportunity. The Bully lives….

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The Bully WINS!!

WINNER – THE BULLY! BEST SHORT FILM in the INAUGURAL BOCA BLACK FILM FESTIVAL! Congrats to all the cast (Jennifer Jennifer Byrd, Shadha Kazim, Mayumi Rhone, Todd D. Thomas. Arnell Powell, Justin Ferrari) and crew (Rob Robert Ray Manning Jr., Stewart Hollins, Jen Sorensen, Ken Bolding, Aaron Braxton) and especially our Editor Felicia D. Moore!!!!! And Writer/Director/Actor Jamie Burton-Oare!

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The Bully – Short, Still Touring in Festivals!!

The Bully, a short film starring Jamie Burton-Oare, last played in the Pan African Film Festival, in Los Angeles. As a result of that screening, the film has been requested by two additional festivals. One will be announced in June. Stay tuned!! Feel free to LIKE The Bully Short on Facebook and spread the word when it’s coming to a town near you!!

An in-depth look at the real bully.


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Currently in Measure for Measure every weekend in October!

I am playing the executioner, aka Abhorson in Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure set in 2175. We will be running at 8pm, Friday, Saturday and Sunday every weekend until October 27, at the Underground Theater on Wilton and Fountain in Hollywood. Measure for Measure tickets

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SQUATTERS is a feature film, directed by Nick Lyon, cast by G.Webb, starring Jamie Kennedy in his first serious role. It also stars Paul Sorvino (Goodfellas) and Marlee Matlin. It is sure to be a hit. Watch out for it in the near future!!!

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C’Mon Man 2012 (Lionsgate)

Jamie took a stab at comedy in the “testimonial” role of Shontizzy Verdun, in the Kenny Young Film, “C’Mon Man,” starring Tony Rock, Chris Spencer, Kim Whitley, Rodney Perry and a host of other talented comedians and actors. Look for it on DVD!!!! Check out the trailer!! GREAT JOB James Young Entertainment and Director Kenny Young!!!!!!

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Short film, “The Bully,” Wrapped! April, 2011

SAG Short film, “The Bully,” is wrapped and in post production. We completed the film over spring break weekend. The film stars, Shadha Kae-Kazim, Mayumi Rhone, Jennifer Byrd, Arnell Powell and Jamie Burton-Oare. Be on the lookout!

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Nov. 12-14th, JBO joins the cast of Don B. Welch’s play…”Love Buddies”

November 12-14th at Stage 52 on 5299 W. Washington Blvd., in Los Angeles, Don B. Welch presents his original stage play, “Love Buddies.” Get your tickets now $25 at :

Inglewood Tickets
310 671 6400

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Amour Infinity still resonates…

Directed by Jerry Lamothe

Amour Infinity was Jerry Lamothe’s directorial debut. Jamie Burton-Oare was Amour. This film won and was an official selection for Urbanworld Film Festival, Jamerican International Film Festival, and countless others. This film has been shown on Starz, BET and a top choice with Blockbuster and Netflix. This was also Jamie Burton-Oare acting debut.

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