Its finally here, the play that we had told you about has started. It is called “Fighting Shadows The Play” and stars Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes. He stopped by The Old English Brand Flagship Shop to tell us more about his special event. Through his music, he has told various stories about the inner city, then fast forward a few years, and now he tells a story, his story, about growing up in East Los Angeles, where the story is not from a hollywood writer or a book writer. It comes directly from Richard, who has not only experienced his story, but lived to tell it. Coming off his recent Emmy Award Nomination, he comes back to his community to give his artistic treasure in the form of storytelling. Plus, he has just announced he is running a very unique 2-for-1 special on all tickets the days of April 29th, 30th and May 1st. Buy one get one free is always a great deal. Support Richard and come check out the play.
Fighting Shadows With Richard Cabral
Out The Box With Richard Cabral
Richard Cabral Featured in Out The Box
Richard Cabral New Interview
Urban Kings artist Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, did a brand new interview with radio show Pocos Pero Locos. The interview was done by Khool Aid, and she talks about Richard making music to starting to acting, where he talks about being latino in Hollywood, how he has been landing roles in huge movies, and his brand new acting class that he created to give back to his community. It is a very good in depth interview that shows you Richard in a personal way. Make sure to watch the video and support!
The World Premier of Out The Box – Primo
Urban Kings and Lineage Entertainment Group is proud to present the World Premier of the next episode of “Out The Box”. We have all worked very hard on this episode and this is the first time since our debut of Out The Box that will star Richard Cabral. He tells his story about a dramatic experience, one that touches the soul as he paints his story with his words. Based on a true stories from everyday life of the streets of LA. The bond with him being related, and how life has no remorse. Listen as he describes a moment in time that seemed to last forever, yet it only lasted seconds. Watch as he gives you a glipse of his life, and you might be forever changed. Also Co-Starring Jay Gonzalez. Exclusively on Urban Kings, watch the episode of Primo – taken from “Out The Box”.
Out The Box – Primo – Starring Richard Cabral
Out The Box – Richard Cabral
Richard Cabral in The LA Times
I remember when Urban Kings Artist Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, was first starting his career as an actor. He became serious and dedicated bout his new acting path, studying and learning from seasoned established actors, how to get better. His growth has led him to his first big break, being a re-occuring role in the television role for “Southland“. Since then, many people started to take notice of his talents, from his fans from music, to fellow actors, directors and producers. He got his first supporting role in a Southland episode where the policeman took him to a dessert to kill him. After this episode, he was casted for a movie from Chris Weitz (from the Twilight series) called “A Better Life“. With the hype from the city of Richard acting in the movie, The LA Times contacted him for an interview about his life and his uprising career in acting. This is the official article taken from the LA Times website.
Since then, Richard has went on to feature in movies and television shows like “End Of Watch”, “Snitch”, “Chicago Fire”, “The Counselor”, and the upcoming “Blood Father” movie with Mel Gibson and a supporting role in the upcoming ABC Series “American Crime”. Richard has released music through The Urban Kings Music Group, being featured on over 10 albums on the albums for Charlie Row Campo, including his first solo rap album “Life On The Streets” as well as his collaboration album with UKMG Artist “Jasper Loco” called “Eastside Classics“. All CDs are available now at all major music retailers, including Amazon, FYE and iTunes.
Richard Cabral in Chicago Fire
Urban Kings Music Group Artist Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, had a main character role in an episode of Chicago Fire. Chicago Fire is an edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heros committed to one of America’s noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so rewarding and exhilarating. These courageous men and women are among the elite who forge headfirst into danger when everyone else is running the other way and whos actions make the difference between life and death. Chicago Fire Stars Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Charlie Barnett, Monica Raymund and Joe Minoso. Richard has released alot of music through Urban Kings, including his solo album “Life On The Streets“, available now at all Amazon, FYE, and iTunes!
Chicago Fire – Jail House Rock Episode
Huffpost Students Interview of Richard Cabral
In this business, opportunities always come up at any given moment. Being at the right place at the right time is always a factor, but sometimes it comes out of nowhere with a simple email. That is what happened with this interview for The Huffpost Students interview, a website for students in the United Kingdom. It was a first article written by Kay Smythe about wanting to interview Richard, since she had seen him in the movie Paramormal Activity : The Marked Ones. She then did her research and reached out to interview Richard about his upbringing and how he transitioned into acting on movies and television. Here is a screenshot of the first part of the interview, read the entire interview Click Here!
The Out The Box That Started It All
This is the very first Out The Box episode, presented by Urban Kings in association with Lineage Ent. It stars UKMG Artist Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, in a true story about his life growing up, in the form of a poem. Richard has been featured in many major movies, like A Better Life, The Counselor, Snitch, Paranormal Activity : The Marked Ones and just wrapped his role for Blood Father staring Mel Gibson. He was also a supporting actor in television roles : Southland and Chicago Fire. And even had a cameo in The Big Bang Theory. But Out The Box is a form of raw expression and emotion. Richards poem is powerful and passionate, and it was a great episode to start the Out The Box series.
Richard Cabral & Cast Of American Crime
Urban Kings Artist Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, has had many reads for his upcoming television series called “American Crime“. It featured the whole cast, including the staring actors and supporting actors. Richard is currently out of state, filming his scenes for the show, that just been announced a complete season on ABC. We are excited to see Richard on tv again, from Southland to Chicago Fire and he was also a guest on The Big Bang Theory. He also just wrapped his role in Blood Father, staring Mel Gibson. If you haven’t seen the official trailer for American Crime, make sure to watch it below, and know it will be premiering towards the end of the year.
American Crime Official Trailer
Out The Box Double Feature
Urban Kings Music Group released a passion project along with Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, called “Out The Box“. It was a spoken word poem, written and performed in monologue by Richard. The performance was powerful, moving and groundbreaking, because this is the first of its kind that I have seen something like this. With so many feelings and emotions, its hard not to have any feelings while the artist is pouring his heart and soul into the viewer, painting a picture in your mind of a flashback of Richards life.
We will continue to release episodes of Out The Box, and we have released two more episodes! A Double feature with two very talented artists, Matthew Perez and Tui Asau. Each episode will not be exactly the same, and each episode will feature an artists journey. Below are Matthew and Tui’s episodes of out the box, with the original artwork of its release!
First is the Out The Box episode Staring Matthew Perez, giving an amazing, powerful and raw monologue, performing an original and true story about his life. Watch and listen as he takes you through his childhood and paints a picture so clear, you can close your eyes and imagine your walking right next to him in every situation. Get lost in his story as he tells you his true tale about growing up in East Los Angeles. He titled his poem “Spoken Words”
Out The Box – Staring Matthew Perez
This episode features Tui Asau, a talented artist from Los Angeles, California. Each Out The Box episode is different, because each artist is different and has different talents. Tui is a talented music artist and he plays for everyone a unique song that he has written and produced himself. Equipped with only a guitar and a voice, Tui’s powerful song is not only catchy, but the lyrics are impacting. Watch the video and enjoy!
Out The Box – Staring Tui Asau
Out The Box
There are some people who have told me they have not seen the Urban Kings and Richard Cabral video of “Out The Box“, so I wanted to give everyone a recap of what Out The Box is. UKMG and Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, collaborated to bring a different type of video to release to the public. Videos where there is no box, no limit, no rules that can be done for anything that we do. We will be releasing more videos soon, with different people who will share their stories, poems, music and life with the world in artistic way of showcasing it. Watch the first episode of Out The Box featuring Richard Cabral, an accomplished actor who has been featured in roles of movies “End Of Watch”, “A Better Life”, “The Counselor” and currently filming “Blood Father”. He has also had supporting roles in the television shows “Southland” and “Chicago Fire”.
Baby Jokes in Chicago Fire
Urban Kings Music Group Artist Richard Cabral, formerly known as Baby Jokes, had a main character role in an episode of Chicago Fire. Chicago Fire is an edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heros committed to one of America’s noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so rewarding and exhilarating. These courageous men and women are among the elite who forge headfirst into danger when everyone else is running the other way and whos actions make the difference between life and death. Chicago Fire Stars Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Charlie Barnett, Monica Raymund and Joe Minoso.
Chicago Fire – Jail House Rock Episode