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First-Time Producer Makes Big Waves At Oscars

By Tashanea Whitlow

James Lucas, a novice in the film industry, is making some pretty big waves. His first short film, “The Phone Call,” is nominated for an Oscar. Lucas, who also serves as writer, producer and executive producer on the film, says that despite the hype surrounding the film, which he’s extremely grateful for, he’s still humble.