D.J. Rivera

D.J. Rivera

Casting director, director and marketing/pr in Moreno Valley, California

About D.J.

D.J. Rivera is a force to be reckoned with in the industry, and he is definitely the all-star you want on your team. His work ethic and skillset make him a valued asset on any endeavor. Armed with several degrees, including a Bachelor’s and Master’s in Film (Valedictorian) and a Master’s in Entertainment Business, D.J. is all of the strengths and none of the weaknesses.

Mr. Rivera is one of the few people in this world that values finishing what he starts and doing everything to the best of his abilities. He has spent several years fine-tuning his craft to sync the business and creative side to the new digital age and the transition the industry is currently going through. His knowledge of film production is unparalleled and his marketing powers are on a super hero like level. Hiring him is like contracting a highly skilled agent to accomplish an objective. That’s how he treats it and that’s how he comes out on top. DJR has worked with some of the games best; Academy award winners, companies like ESPN, SONY, and artists from Def Jam, American Idol and X Factor. One thing they would all agree on is DJR is there first, last and only line for success.


Name: D.J. Rivera

Lives in: Moreno Valley, California

Occupation: Casting Director, Director, Marketing/pr, Producer, Producer of Marketing & Distribution, Production Assistant and Screenwriter

Unique traits: Superior Adaptability Skills, High Energy, Pristine Leadership Skills, Military Discipline, Fearless, Stronger, Faster, Sharper

Awards

  • Inaugural Valedictorian Recipient for Full Sail University's MFA Program
    (2014)

  • Course Director Award from Academy Award Winner Bill Benton in Film Assembly
    (2014)

  • Course Director award from renowned self publisher and author, Kim Craft in Media Distribution and Publishing
    (2013)

  • 2X Official Selection to Full Sail Grad Festival for Janell Wheeler's "Try" music video
    (2012)

Projects

  • Vessel

    Vessel (2015)
    Film (short) by DJR ENTERTAINMENT Writer, Director, Producer

  • Torrent

    Torrent (2015)
    Film by DJR ENTERTAINMENT Writer, Director, Producer

  • Sundown

    Sundown (2015)
    Film (short) by FULL SAIL UNIVERSITY/DJR ENTERTAINMENT Producer, Post Production Supervisor

Education

  • Full Sail University
    (2010-2015)

Desert Island Movies

D.J.'s Profile Statistics

  • Since: June 2015
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D.J.'s network

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