Movie producer speaking on faith

CNJ staff

The Matt 25 Hope Center is sponsoring an event Sunday featuring the producer of the movie “Amazing Grace.”

The producer, Ken Wales, is also known for his work on “Chariots of Fire” and the TV series “Cagney and Lacey.” He is also the author of “Sea of Glory.”

Wales will speak on Christianity in Hollywood at 9 a.m. at Faith Family Christian Church, 10:30 a.m. at the First Church of the Nazarene and at 11 a.m. at Central Baptist Church.

At 2 p.m., a private showing of “Amazing Grace” will be shown at North Plains Cinema. The movie is slated to be released on DVD Tuesday.

Tickets are $25 and all proceeds will go to the Matt 25 Hope Center.

Following the movie, a reception and tour of the Matt 25 Hope Center will be held. Wales will be available for book signings, autographs and questions.

According to a news release, Wales is touring New Mexico for possible movie locations.