Okema T. Moore
Okema T. Moore is an actress, producer, writer and director who loves to create. She has taken her experiences as a youngster in entertainment, starting on Sesame Street, and has cultivated quite a life of experiences as an adult. These experiences include being an occasional on-air personality for NY's WBLS FM, sharing an EMMY Nomination for a PSA she produced, premiering at Tribeca Film Festival’s Tribeca N.O.W. 2019 with BRIC TV’s The Future Is Then, which she produced and is currently out on BRIC TV, being nominated for Best Actress numerous times, and winning Best Screenplay for each of her self-written short films, one of which also won Best Short. Okema is also a producer on the 2019 American Black Film Festival 2019 Best Web Series, Little Apple. She can be seen as a hologram in Brian Stevenson’s Equal Justice Initiative Legacy Museum in Montgomery, AL and is both a lead and supporting actress in a series of successful web series such as Makeup X Breakup and DekaLog: James & Danielle, with her own spin off coming in 2020! Her new short film THEM is a social short aimed at breaking the cycle of poor maternal relationships in families. Okema will be releasing the film in 2020.
Behind the scenes, Okema holds a producing certificate from NYU’s School of Professional Studies and was the Creative Producer and Production Manager for Netflix’s Netflix Is A Joke and Spotify for Brands. She has produced branded content for Nickelodeon, Secret, Unilever, Dreamworks and FOX. She has been the production coordinator for both the Food Network's Chopped and OWN’s final season of Oprah's Master Class, directed a digital pilot for Fox Family Ent.’s YouTube channel and just wrapped as a producer on Beat Bobby Flay Seasons 26-29, also on the Food Network.
Her theatrical work behind the scenes includes directing at the historic Smithsonian Anacostia Museum for the DC Black Theatre Festival, co-writing and directing a host of award-winning one-act plays as well as several AEA Showcase pieces. Okema’s personal brand, MOOREthanEnuff Media serves as her hub for additional projects.
Passionate about encouraging dream chasing and emotional restoration for all creatives, Okema launched the MtE First Time Filmmaker Festival Grant for first filmmakers' festival submissions in 2019. She is a mentor for the Black College Tour in NYC, a teaching artist and is a proud member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., SAG- AFTRA, Actor's Equity Association, the NY Chapter of the Academy of TV Arts & Sciences (EMMY’s), NY Women in Film & TV, Black Film Space and the Black TV & Film Collective.
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