Last week our special guest speaker was Mr. Paul Snider, First Assistant Director on the hit CBS television series, NCIS. Paul was a terrific instructor and had our inmate/students full attention as he discussed his job on the show. Paul walked our guys through how a big car chase and stunt is planned, prepped and […]

HOLLYWOOD IMPACT STUDIOS – News, Updates & Tribute

As we’ve shared over the last few weeks, Brandon “Chandler” was an extremely important member of HOLLYWOOD IMPACT STUDIOS family and he will be missed greatly. During this time we’ve received many e-mails and letters from current inmate/students, graduates and their families telling us what Chandler’s involvement has meant to them. We felt this might […]


We have been asked about how they might donate to HOLLYWOOD IMPACT STUDIOS. There are three ways… 1. You can send a check to: HOLLYWOOD IMPACT STUDIOS Post Office Box 2644 Van Nuys, California 91404 2. Click on the “Donate Button” on this blog sight. 3. Or donate your time as an instructor, mentor, employer […]

HOLLYWOOD IMPACT STUDIOS – To Our Beloved Friend “Chandler”

The Hollywood Impact Studios Family must share some sad news. Our dear friend and brother, Brandon “Chandler” went home to be with the Lord today. Below is the statement from his family and our friends, The Chandlers who have said it better than we could: “We know he is dancing, pain free and no doubt […]


Brandon “Chandler”, a dear friend to many of us and a very important part of the HOLLYWOOD IMPACT STUDIOS family, is fighting stage 4 liver cancer. We ask that you please pray for Chandler and his family. Pray for comfort, healing and control of the pain…both his and ours. The family is also holding a […]