Brothers In Law TV Show

$1,835 of $35,000 goal

Raised by 17 people in 21 months
Actors Jason Lawrence Olive (HBOs The Comeback, Greg Araki's Kanboom, The Game) and Kent Faulcon (Men In Black, Selma, Blackish) have been working together, for the last 5 years, on the break out comedy Tyler Perry's For better or Worse  on the OWN Network.

The duo have now written and prodcuced their own single-camera comedy called Brothers In Law. A show about love, life in LA and the law. Together, Jason and Kent have reached out to some of their favorite actor friends to join them to make Brothers In Law a realtiy. Actors like Gerry Bednob (40 Year Old Virgin), Monique Gabriela Curnen (NBC's Taken),  Michael Hudson (Dirty Grandpa), Ami Vashi (Miss India) and many more. 

The buzz on the show and its amazing cast is fantastic! The project was recently mentioned in an article about the break out year our actress Monique Gabriela Curnen is having:  Huffington Post   

We also just added award winning Director of Photography Kenneth Stipe to our team. Kenneth's experience behind the camera is impressive. He has helmed over 60 projects and is passionate about the type of story telling we are doing. 

Brothers In Law is an irreverant single-camera comedy that brings together one of the most diverse TV show casts ever assembled. It is an honset, if but comical, depiction of what love, life in Los Angeles and fighting for jsutice is really like. 

Everything, scripts, actors, locations, post prodcution editors are all set to begin shooting at the end of April. 

We are going to work our butts off to shoot 6 (5) minute genre-bending epsidoes that will air FOR FREE  on YouTube. To do this WE NEED YOUR HELP!!!

Giving birth to a new TV show without the help of networks isn't easy. At the same time we don't have to answer to anyone but our fellow actors. We have enlisted the help of Producer Dr. Lana Bettencourt and she has crafted a bare-bones budget for us actors to retain creative control and to shoot all 6 episodes. Instead of the normal $500,000.00+ budget we will be shooting the entire web-series for $35,000.00. All with the same quality and attention to detail.

If you could use a good laugh and you enjoy bold, out of the box comedy with a truly diverse cast of talented, courageous actors please help us... WE WANT TO WORK WITH GERRY BEDNOB! 


Brothers In Law is a new 1/2-hour comedy from the irreverent minds of the stars of Tyler Perry's For Better and Worse and HBO's The Comeback.  Brothers In Law,  stars Jason Lawrence Olive and Kent Faulcon as two high school rivals who, years later, are reunited serving as opposing counsel in a high profile sexual harassment lawsuit. 

Unbeknownst to them, this chance reunion will set a cavalcade of events in motion that might just have this odd-couple trying the unthinkable... working together!

Thisis is truly a labor of love to bring audiences something new and different. As actors we have all comitted to working for minimum wage to bring you something the Networks have not dared to do.

100% of your donation will go to actually producing the show: Lights, camera, sound, locations, set design, pizza etc... lots of pizza.

All donors will be invited the Brothers In Law Cast  & Crew  Wrap Party.
+ Read More
Hi Guys! Are you interested in getting into the film or TV business? Help us raise funds for Brothers In Law and we will help you raise the level of your career!
Let us help you get where you are going
+ Read More
Thank you to everyone who has donated. We still have a long way to go. Support today!!
+ Read More
Hi All!

Thank you so much for helping us reach our goal of $35,000 to produce this exciting webisode!! We have some great items to scoop up for donating - including these shirts. Please continue to share our links and spread the word!!
BIL Ts In: 'Traditional' & 'Ish-Talk'
+ Read More
Thank you for everyone beginning to support crowd Funding for Brothers In Law! Please spread the word and help us to create FREE independent TV!
Jason Lawrence Olive and Kent Faulcon
+ Read More
Read a Previous Update
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$1,835 of $35,000 goal

Raised by 17 people in 21 months
Created March 20, 2017
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
Douglas Olsson
9 months ago

Let's shoot Ep. #2!

20 months ago
Eric J Balaguer
20 months ago

Good luck J

JB Morch
21 months ago

Looking forward to seeing this project happen!

21 months ago
Lisa Orr
21 months ago

Hey Kent. I wish I could give more but a sistah is laid off work right now.

Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.