“Johnny B” – John Bretthauer Named Producer For Upcoming Feature “Walk On: The Rudy Story”

“Johnny B” – John Bretthauer Named Producer For Upcoming Feature “Walk On: The Rudy Story”

John “Johnny B” Bretthauer is joining with DNA Films®, an Emmy® Award-winning film production company, to be featured as Producer in the new documentary short titled “Walk On: The Rudy Story.”

Los Gatos, CA – May 10th, 2017– “Johnny B” – John Bretthauer has signed as Producer in a new documentary short film from DNA Films® titled “Walk On: The Rudy Story”. Five-time Emmy Award-winning Director, Producer and Filmmaker Nick Nanton is gearing up to helm a documentary on the real story of Rudy Ruettiger, famously known as the inspiration for the 1993 film, Rudy. This documentary will tell Rudy’s full story along with the journey of making the movie, which truly embodies the phrase, “Never give up on anything“.

As Producer, Johnny B participated in the filming of live, intimate interviews with Rudy himself, where he explains all the different paths he took to achieve his dream and shares the journey he had to take after realizing his life’s goals.

The film, tentatively titled “Walk On: The Rudy Story“, began principal photography in April 2017, in South Bend, Indiana, where The University of Notre Dame is located.

Johnny B said, “Since I was a little boy, I dreamed of making high-impact films that have the power to change lives and nudge our planet in a positive direction. I am thrilled with the opportunity to realize my dreams through these films.”

More About “Johnny B” – John Bretthauer:

Johnny B helps technology leaders in Silicon Valley buy and sell luxury homes. He is a best-selling author and a team leader at Coldwell Banker.

Johnny B is a Charter Member of the International Academy of Filmmakers and is producing three films in 2017, to support the message of foremost thought leaders with the likes of Rudy Ruettiger (inspiration for the Hollywood blockbuster “Rudy”), Brian Tracy (author of more than 70 books and world-famous trainer to 5,000,000 participants) and Jack Canfield (featured in the popular movie “The Secret” and creator of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series).

Aside from his hobby as a filmmaker, Johnny B was named as one of America’s Premier Experts® in recognition of his experience and success in real estate. This happened in August of 2012, following his appearance as a guest on America’s Premier Experts, a television show designed to help the public make sound choices when buying or selling homes, filmed in Washington D.C. and aired on ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox affiliates.

In 2013, Johnny B joined a select group of America’s leading real estate experts to co-write a book titled, The Ultimate HomeBuyer’s Guide: The Nation’s Leading Expert Advisors Reveal Their Secrets of Success for Buying Right in Any Market. On the day of release, The Ultimate HomeBuyer’s Guide achieved best-seller status in six Amazon.com categories. In 2013, Johnny B was accepted into the National Academy of Best-Selling Authors®.

Additionally, he has joined with other best-selling authors, CelebrityPress® Publishing and the Entrepreneurs International Foundation to become a “Village Sponsor” of the Global Learning XPRIZE® Initiative.

Johnny B was invited by Realtor.com® to speak at the Annual RE/MAX R4 Convention in 2014 and received excellent reviews from several industry leaders for his insight into marketing and customer service in today’s real estate industry.

His Bay Area radio show, Real Estate Rumble, was aired in Silicon Valley on KDOW and KNEW to provide the public with real estate information and protection.

He is a Master Certified Negotiation Expert, a Certified International Property Specialist and has earned the designation of Graduate, REALTOR® Institute.

His passion is supporting his clients’ success in buying and selling their most valuable and sensitive asset – their home. Moreover, through his films, he aims to help people be successful in other areas as well.

Johnny B is the proud father of two sons, and spends his spare time with his lovely wife Vicki and their two cats, Teenie and Monkey.

For information about Johnny B’s film projects go to www.imdb.me/JohnnyB. To learn more about Johnny B visit www.GoJohnnyB.com or see Johnny B interviewed at Singularity University by XGroup at: www.MeetJohnnyB.com.

About DNA Films®:

DNA Films® is led by five-time Emmy® Award-Winning Director and Producer, Nick Nanton, and Emmy® Award Winning Producer, JW Dicks. Dicks and Nanton have produced multiple award-winning films including Return to Esperanza, Visioneer: The Peter Diamandis Story, Esperanza, Mi Casa Hogar and Jacob’s Turn. Their productions have won several Emmys and together they have been awarded dozens of Telly Awards for excellence in television and film production. Combined, they have produced and directed more than 500 television episodes and dozens of films.

Dicks and Nanton’s goal is to bring the uniqueness of entrepreneurs and their stories to the big screen as a means of encouraging a new generation of entrepreneurs and strengthening the economy.


Media contacts:

Christine Enberg

Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency



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