Chicago Fire’s Reed-Foster talks up series “I’m Tired”

Acclaimed Chicago actress / producer Deanna Reed-Foster (Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D.) launches a powerful PSA video series titled I’m Tired.

In a time when most people are just trying to survive, others are doing their best to help those in need.  One person doing just that is acclaimed Chicago actress / producer Deanna Reed-Foster (Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D.) who has just launched a powerful PSA video series titled  I’m Tired  to raise $500,000 to aid Black-owned businesses on the South and West sides of Chicago.  

She hopes to help heal racial divides in the city, and promote positivity in these neighborhoods!  The first of the three-part PSA video series, titled  See Me, debuts Aug. 2, 2020 via social media. 

Katharin Mraz interviews Deanna Reed-Foster to discuss this powerful project.

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About Deanna Reed-Foster: 

Actress Deanna Reed-Foster grew up on the south-side of Chicago.  She has appeared in several stage, TV and film projects.  Most notably, she has a recurring role on NBC’s Chicago Fire. She has appeared in The Chi, and in the film Southside With You (Sundance 2016).  

In 2017, she was nominated for best supporting actress by the Joseph Jefferson awards for her role in the stage production of Even Longer and Farther Away.  In 2017, she worked with Oscar nominated director Steve McQueen, and is set to appear in Oscar nominated director Richard Linklater‘s Last Flag Flying with Laurence Fishburne. Deanna’s faith in Christ is first and foremost in her life.  She lives by the credo “#LiveOnPurpose” and seeks to fulfill God’s will and purpose for her life.

 VISIT HERE for the Facebook Web Campaign Launch for I’m Tired.

1st PSA “See Me” is being released Aug. 2nd at 5pm. 

2nd PSA “Hear Me” to be released Aug. 23rd

3rd PSA “Respect Me” to be released Sept. 13th  

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