(Hannibal, Mo)—Hannibal-LaGrange University welcomed a “Courageous” yet modest man to its campus on Friday. Award winning actor and producer Alex Kendrick spoke to the press shortly before addressing the 71st Annual HLGU Booster Banquet. Kendrick’s most recent movie, “Courageous” is on track to be the most successful of his four family-friendly films that emphasize positive values, unlike most of Hollywood’s offerings. Kendrick was asked if success took him by surprise…

Kendrick says the journey into movie production challenged him on a personal level. He gives an interesting analogy…

Kendrick says a book and a new movie are planned for 2013.