PATRON THE DEPTHMC/OLO KAMEN - Screenwriter, Emcee
PATRON the DepthMC, also known as Olo Kamen, is an author, screenwriter, rapper, composer, songwriter, and actor. His journey started at the age of 14 when he was doing research at John Hopkins hospital in Baltimore, MD – Patron’s hometown, there was no doubt about his talent. He studied to become a heart surgeon, broke a 25 year old University record in hurdling with Olympic level talent, but he left it all behind to follow his passion for music. He taught himself how to play piano and left his hometown to perform around the country as an independent pianist. After struggling on the streets he was forced to work three shifts a day to keep a roof over his head and still make music. Success came after writing and producing the song “The Glory” that was published by RIM music group for Olympics. He was able to quit his 3 jobs and focus on his first piano CD. Later on, he released his second successful piano CD that gave him a record, distribution and promotion deal with High Horse records from Nashville, TN. His original compositions were featured for TV, film and commercial which brought him a distribution deal with WAP.
Patron the DepthMC was also nominated for Best Song at the Independent Hip Hop Awards 2013. He released his album "L.N.C. Part I" featured around the world, vibetv, huffpost, & many others, he followed up the next year with his EP MUSED which included the single "Do You Believe". His first album "With Character" was distributed by Interscope Records. His new album "Chosen" will be released in the fall/winter of 2015, and he is currently completing the first novel from his literary series, "The New World, part.I 'Johnny B. Goode" the expanded version of the TV Pilot "The New World". Besides "The New World" he wrote TV shows "White Panther", "Choked Hearts", "Once Fallen", and currently working on "Princeps".
Currently represented by literary agency Waterside Production. Literary agent: Johanna@waterside.com