From Sportscaster to Dorothy Dandridge
Drea Avent, CEO and founder of Drea Avent Productions, a fast growing sports casting company, grew from one view to over 2 million YouTube views in a matter of 12 months.
For the love of sports, Drea used her connections from previously being a national T.V. sideline reporter, to ignite the dream of interviewing athletes from all over the world on her very own channel.
Based in Long Beach California, Drea has taken her brand to a level where only one can be extremely confident and proud.
Her hard worked paid off and continues to do so and it definitely shows with her interviews of NFL player running back-Jalen Richard and NFL Hall of Fame legend-Tim Brown.
Interviews with high profiled athletes such as Allyson Felix-Olympian Track Runner and Olympic gold medalist-Jessica Hardy just to name a few, has gained her notoriety and an astonishing increase in viewers on her YouTube Channel “Drea Avent Production” still today.
When Drea is not interviewing athletes and celebrities, she in enjoying her passion and inspiration from the legendary Dorothy Dandridge, who is by far one of her favorite African American actresses from the 1940s.
And although sport casting can become difficult at times on the off seasons, like Dorothy, Drea’s ambition is steadfast.
There is nothing stopping this young lady. She is a person to be reckon with, and as the beautifully talented Dorothy Dandridge quotes;
“There is no force more powerful
than a woman determined to rise.”
The Essence of
Emulating Dorothy Dandridge has been a thrill for Drea Avent. She set out to capture the essence of her iconic idle in this vintage fashion photo shoot for Stalletto.
“Dorothy Dandridge was a one of a kind trailblazer, and so am I”
The Passion of Inspiration
Drea Avent’s passion and inspiration for Dorothy Dandridge, by far shows in this photoshoot where she oozes the beauty and the come-hither allurement that Dorothy Dandridge played in several of her movies.
Beauty and Brains on the Job
Drea interviewing NFL New Orleans Saint Running Back - Travis Cadet
Post interview with Oscar De La Hoya
Post interview with NFL Raiders running back -Jalen Richard
Interview with Allyson Felix, the most decorated female Olympian in track and field history
Post interview with Snoop Dogg
Interview with Olympic gold medal swimmer-