Aspiring Actor Receives Hercules Scholarship from Tom Joyner Foundation



[Dallas, TX – April 23rd 2015]

Student: Allen Fleming

GPA : 3.6

Hometown : Pinewood, SC

Major/ Class: Professional Drama/ Freshman

Allen, a Freshman at South Carolina State University was named the Tom Joyner Foundation “Hercules Scholar ” for this week.

Mr. Fleming is originally from Bronx, NewYork and was raised in Pinewood,  South Carolina and currently has a 3.6 GPA. He is majoring in Professional Dram at South Carolina State University. He is a member of the Henderson Davis Players Drama Guild at SCSU. After earning his Bachelors Degree  he wants to pursue his goal of becoming an actor and being apart of the Television and Motion Picture Industry.  Allen says the most influential person in his life is his mother who is also a South Carolina State University Graduate.

He lives by the motto “Anything you want in this world is possible as long as your work hard and stay focused ” #SCStateLegacy


Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White is Director of Digital Strategy for the Tom Joyner Foundation, a writer and editor.