BFCA Member Profile
Mark S Allen
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- Additional Outlets:
- TEGNA Stations group; AFN Global
- Mark S Allen is a film nerd, a 3 time Emmy Award Winner and was host of the Ace-Award winning show for two years on Comedy Central, as well as co-host of Scratch with Lisa Ling. His movie show Mark At The Movies aired in 27 countries, 168 million homes Worldwide both on Reelz Channel and AFN. He's logged over 25,000 hours of live television as well as visiting the sets of countless blockbusters all over the World. He has been Mark Zuckerbergs guest at the Facebook campus on numerous occasions to host celebrity movie screening Q&As and has done the same for two California Governors. Mark has a Guinness World Record for jalapeño pepper eating, and recently defied great white shark attacks in the San Francisco Bay by swimming all the way from the bay bridge to the Golden Gate Bridge televised live!!! You may question his sanity, but never question his love of film and his pride in being a founding member of THE BFCA! He's currently host and EP of MarkANDTheMovies for TEGNA and an anchor/reporter for ABC10 Sacramento.