Anwar L. Counts is an Actor-Writer-Producer-Director and CEO of FlyBody Enterprise, Inc.™, which is "...an of this earth but out of this world..." entertainment company. FlyBody provides promotion, production and entertainment services for clients. (www.youtube.com/FlyBodyTV)
Anwar L. Counts is an author of three published collections of poetry (Birth of a Poet Conceived: The Womb of Difference (c) 2007, Youniqueness (c) 2008, Eyedentity (c) 2009) and a forth to be released early 2012 (Resurrected Poet: Reflection of HiStory (c) 2011).
Counts is an award winning poet and orator as well as a highly requested host and Spoken Word Artist. As of recent, Counts was the host for the National Action Network (NAN)'s Political Activist Troop's "Obama Nation" (poetry/comedy showcase) at Rev. Al Sharpton's "House of Justice" in Harlem, NY.
Counts remains active in his filmmaking career by regularly producing short-films, tv shows, PSA's and documentaries.
As a community service activsit, Counts serves as the President of the United Youth Council, Inc. (UYC). More information on Counts can be found on website(s):
Anwar L. Counts' special skills include(s):
Graduate of Rowan University Bachelor of Arts, Communications May, 2009
Specialization – Radio, Television, Film
Minor – Theatre (Performing Arts)
Concentration – African-American Studies
Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ
Proficient in Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer, Adobe, Picture Manager, AVS, Pro Tools, Film Pro and some Graphic/Web Design
CEO/Entrepreneur – FlyBody Enterprise, Inc. ™ (Promo/Prod./Ent.)
Artists & Repertoire (A&R) – Volcano Enterprise, Inc., Lindenwold, NJ
TV Producer/Host – “Campus Hot Rods” on Rowan Television Network (RTN)
Poet (Self-Published) – Birth of a Poet Conceived: The Womb of Difference, ©2007
Actor – Cannewell in Seven Guitars by August Wilson, Tohill Theatre
Assistant Director – A Mid Summer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare, Tohill Theatre
Screenwriter – Secret Regrets ©2009 (Feature Film Script)
Playwright – A Gift of Change ©2006 (Manuscript Only)
Co-Producer/Production Assistant *(Internship)
African American Profile on 89.7 WGLS-FM Radio, Glassboro, NJ
High School Sports Media (HSSM), Camden, NJ
ART SMARTS Performance Arts School, Plainfield, NJ
Platinum Promotions, Inc., Marlton, NJ 2007
Educational Leadership Department, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ 2004-2007
Cinema Workshop – General Member (Actor, Writer, Director)
The Whit (Rowan University Newspaper) – Journalist/Reporter
Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) – General Member
Student Government Association (SGA) – Senator
United Youth Council, Inc. – National President of Youth Services
New Jersey Orators – Peer-Coach
Anwar Counts has been in the industry since 2000.