ABOUT US

Color Star Media provides Videography and Video Editing services. We were founded in 2010 and based in Charlotte, North Carolina. We offer services nationwide. Our mission is to create and further imprint an identity for our clients and their brands through Commercials, Promo Videos, Music Videos, Live Stream and Live Event Coverage. We also offer various packaging options for Wedding Videography. We understand that videography provides the connection that no other medium can provide. Contact us to learn more about our services today.

Owner, Videographer, Director, Prestine "PJ" Manderville
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Prestine Manderville Jr. was born in Statesboro, Georgia and raised in the very small town, Rocky Ford Georgia. His oldest sister left behind a camera when she left for college in 2001. He gained more interest in filming when he began using the camera for his high school track meets. He would take the footage and align the footage with music from Spider Man’s “Main Title sequence” created by Kyle Cooper & Danny Elfman (2002). He found it very interesting that music and film together can produce feelings in those watching. 

 

 

He attended Claflin University from 2005-2009 where he

received his Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication. He filmed, directed his first show called Infamous clips. Claflin helped him gain a sense of producing and aided him in adding a professional touch to his projects. In 2009, after several news station job offers, he decided entrepreneurship was the best option for him to allow him to display his creativity. Prestine, also known as PJ, started his company Color Star Media. He originally began his business with the focus of capturing parties and events through Videography and Photography. After a brief stint in Orangeburg, South Carolina after graduation and creating his company, Prestine relocated to upstate South Carolina where he and former classmate, comedian, host and actor, Jay Dukes began to collaborate and he started filming events for him. During his time in the upstate Prestine also collaborated with local musicians and filmed several local live events.

 

In 2012 he decided to move to Charlotte, North Carolina where he gained numerous amounts of experience and contacts. This catapulted him to forego full-time employment and he made the decision to become fully self-employed in 2016. During Prestine’s years as a business owner, he Created, Filmed and Directed a show called Before The Hype which displayed unsigned artist and local businessmen and women. Before The Hype aired on Time Warner Cable(now known as Spectrum) locally. He has filmed, photographed or collaborated with notables Cynthia Bailey and Kandi Burruss Of Real Housewives Of Atlanta, Duchess of “Black Ink”,  Political commentator, and former politician Bakari Sellers, Singer, Fantasia, Singer and Actor/Actress David and Tamela Mann, Actor, Blair Underwood, Actor, Brian White, Producer, Jazze Pha, Rapper, Rapper/Actor TI, Rapper Da Baby, Angela Yee (Breakfast Club In The Morning) Rapper, Diggy Simmons, Nascar Driver, Kyle Busch, Singer, KeKe Wyatt, Singer, Monica, Singer Sammie, Rapper, Tyga and many more.

Prestine currently films for Weddings, Musicians, Marketing, Construction, and Startup companies, Live Stream for Universities, Music Artists, Models and recently finished Cinematography for Short Films "The Sounds Of Silence" which won a Gold Remi award at The World Houston Festival and “This Is Our year” which is currently in Film Festivals. He is currently in the Pre-production phase of a Documentary "For The Love Of Money" which is expected to be available on Netflix by 2020. He has also finished a Documentary which will be shown in a location that currently is being considered for accreditation as a Historical Site. Prestine is the CO-Founder of 4 Slate, which is a production company that consists of Filmmakers/Cinematographers.  4 Slate earned Gold Remi honors at the 52nd Annual WorldFest-Houston. 4 Slate also produced the winning music video in the category of RnB for the 2018 Carolina Music Awards.

Prestine specializes in music videos, weddings, commercials, creative profiles, live events, and online show productions. He is focused on the image and the emotion of media works. He is committed to making the emotional message and genuine colour communicated in his video production. He enjoys being the creative mind behind the project and having the eye for detail and emotion. He guides his team and challenges them to produce amazing work. He loves challenging himself with every project and looks to describe the personality and or passion of the person/people in front of the lens.

Prestine "PJ" Manderville currently lives in Charlotte with his Wife, Dominique and Daughter, MaKaylee.

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