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Award winning child actor Anthony Michael Hobbs stars
in current United Way commercial
Young Baltimore actor Anthony Hobbs co-stars in the PBS Special
‘The Abolitionist,’ starring Richard Brooks, to air January 8, 2013
(Baltimore, MD – December 13, 2012) – Multi-award winning child actor Anthony Michael Hobbs stars in the current advertising campaign for United Way. On January 8, 2013 the Baltimore actor co-stars as a young Frederick Douglass in the PBS Special “The Abolitionist,” starring Richard Brooks (“Law & Order,” The Crow) who plays an adult Frederick Douglass.
December started the new United Way PSA campaign that stars the seven year-old actor Anthony Hobbs. The spot airs this month in Central Maryland (PSA: http://vimeo.com/54017197
). In addition, Hobbs co-stars in the PBS Special documentary “The Abolitionist,” starring actor/director/singer Richard Brooks as Frederick Douglas, one of five abolitionists highlighted that rallied to end slavery (Trailer: http://video.pbs.org/video/2294198301
). The three-hour documentary airs January 8, 15 and 23, 2013 as part of PBS’ American Experience Series.
Anthony Michael Hobbs’ big moves don’t stop there he stars in the PBS Sprout Network mini-segment on the ‘Sunnyside Up Show,’ to air March, 2013. On top of that the talent young artor stars in another PSA spot for the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) that started airing in October.
Hobbs also stars in the DreamWorks documentary “How To Train Your Dragon: Dragons and Dinosaurs” that premiered at “Live Dragon” shows, (http://dreamworksdragonslive.com/), earlier this year
throughout Australia ending in the United States. The DreamWorks documentary is also available on DVD.