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As he's known for his Hollywood rolls on both these small and big screen like this weekend's big -- blockbuster Pacific rim watch this.
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But today actor Max martini is on a mission bigger than giant aliens and robots believe it or not he's written a film to help our veterans.
So here to explain what he's doing and how you can help is actor that's my opinion that's great to have you you so much for -- it was hard to tell which of those monsters you were in narrow I was the little guys screaming.
I think our work right.
It's our job -- first before we get to that because of the -- out today let's talk about that movie you had written a screenplay for will Gardner tell us enough.
You know I was I was on the series -- -- unit for awhile and I have the opportunity to go to Iraq and Afghanistan a couple constancy of the troops.
I met area and army ranger there that I'm still friends with today.
That return from combat with two purple hearts as a result of two ID detonations and then you know I thought is.
This is war comes to an and there's really gonna see a lot of that -- sort of inspired me to write the script.
To raise awareness TBI and PT EST in the homeless veteran crisis.
And on and hopefully -- for its maturities of -- -- period there and inspire people to get involved and so and so tell us with -- that the Chinese will benefit from this -- We've picked two smaller charities that are more sort of charities into larger ones one is called brain scans for warriors of -- Stored by -- young marine in the came back to BI.
He worked with the doctor this is assisting NFL players with -- and insists through these brain scans.
They determine whether you have PT SD TBI they prescribe supplements and they monitor your progress.
The the other smaller -- his debt holders.
Which actually goes out into the streets and pulls veterans off the streets they put him through drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs.
We haven't -- the other to higher ground in volunteers of America.
Higher ground has a three year follow up with its veterans which is amazing.
And volunteers of America isn't that incredible -- You also -- interest -- from a social media perspective we've heard of course of kick starter -- go go other projects where you can basically ask Americans people around the world to donate money to help get the project off the ground you use a -- -- to me.
And you guys raise incredible amount of money and this is sort of -- maybe the future of Hollywood and.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Platform continues to its who you know I don't for instance and in our case we're giving 50% of our profits to those charities.
So it was a it was difficult for us to take a conventional route to financing.
It was great for us and -- that respect.
We've recruited the -- of the unit attacked and or film.
So -- -- -- -- wasn't for skills page you know it's it's it's inspiring and -- and hopefully our fans will come in and support.
Naturally -- and so on so that's one end of the spectrum of movie making it let's talk about Pacific grand prize which you're in now -- not this movie.
-- Pacific rim is is a huge robot alien monster film was directed by Guillermo del Toro.
So parents -- and some -- Sought for the first time the -- of the -- let's doses so it's what you think how how did having acted and and then seeing how different is the finished product what you expected.
Well you know.
-- I was shooting it I was acting to green screens and little dots I agree I didn't really I didn't have the new experience and that's so having seen it.
I had no idea what the with the final product was.
Greater -- but you're looking at a Greenwald turns out it was a giant lizards.
Max martini the movie is.
The new movie is Pacific rim that's out this weekend of course the other on the -- still raising money -- -- Gardiner and how can people get involved.
They can go to go for me dot com we can search will -- -- Max martini.
He called me on Twitter at -- -- -- -- FR AG.
For updates and you know please join us it's it's it's a greater cause and help our veterans apartments -- -- sense -- -- -- -- -- let's thank you much going on.
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