Dr. Gilreath and 96 Minutes Film
In 2010, Dr. Gilreath and his wife Channie brought Hollywood to Marietta as they produced 96 Minutes, a dramatic film starring Brittany Snow, Evan Ross and David Oyelowo. Gilreath was one of the 4 producers on the film and his wife Channie was a co-producer and was set decorator. Channie and their daughter Birdie was also featured in a scene in the film. 96 Minutes was shot in Marietta, Cartersville and Atlanta. It was accepted to the South by Southwest Film Festival (SXSW) in Austin in 2011 and won critical acclaim including a Best Actor nod for Evan Ross. It is slated for worldwide release in 2012.