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Actor, improviser, stand up comic, and expert martial artist based in New Orleans and Los Angeles. Good ear for dialects. I played a Ukranian gangster on the Cinemax series Banshee. ... (read more)

Overview

Nationality USA

Languages English (mother tongue), English – American (mother tongue), English – British (fluent), French (basic), German (basic)

Born Texas, USA, USA

Age range 35 - 50

Height 182 cm

Ethnic types Anglo-Saxon, Balkan, Caucasian, Germanic, Scandinavian, Slavic/Eastern European, White

Place of residence New Orleans (USA)

Primary occupation Acting

Additional occupations Comedy, Athlete

Memberships SAG-AFTRA (USA)

Skills/Talents

Languages English (mother tongue), English – American (mother tongue), English – British (fluent), French (basic), German (basic)

Dialects England (East) (good), England (North East) (good), England (North West) (good), England (South West) (good), England (South East) (good), Ireland (Northern) (good), Wales (good), Cockney (good)

Accents American Midwest (native accent), American Southern States (native accent), American Western States (native accent), American (native accent), Texan (native accent), British (fluent), Californian (fluent), English (fluent), London (fluent), Mid-Atlantic (fluent), New England (fluent), New York (fluent), Aberdeen (good), Australian (good), Austrian German (good), Bavarian (good), Belfast (good), Berlinerisch (good), Canadian (good), Croatian (good), Danish (good), Derby (good), Devon (good), Dorset (good), Dublin (good), Dutch (good), East Anglian (good), East European (good), Edinburgh (good), French (good), Geordie (good), Georgian (good), German (good), German (Northern ) (good), Glasgow (good), Gloucester (good), Hampshire (good), Irish (Northern ) (good), Irish (South) (good), Irish RP (good), Italian (good), Kent (good), Kerry (good), Lancashire (good), Leeds (good), Leicester (good), Liverpool (good), Low-German (good), Manchester (good), New Zealand (good), Norfolk (good), Norwegian (good), Nottingham (good), Oxfordshire (good), Polish (good), Russian (good), Saxon (good), Scandinavian (good), Scotland (Central) (good), Scotland-West Coast (good), Scots (Standard) (good), Scottish (good), Sheffield (good), Somerset (good), South African (good), Sussex (good), Welsh (good), Welsh (Standard) (good), West Country (good), Yorkshire (good), French (Canadian) (basic), Highlands (basic), Hungarian (basic), Lanarkshire (basic), Portuguese (basic), Spanish (basic), Swabian (basic), Swiss (basic), Tuscan (basic), Turkish (basic)

Dance Dance theatre (good), Dance improvisation (basic), Dance training (basic), Disco (basic), Free dance (basic), Modern dance (basic), Musical (basic), Rock 'n' roll (basic), Salsa (basic), Waltz (basic)

Singing Country (very good), Folk (very good), Musical (very good), Punk (very good), Stage singing (very good), Traditional folk (very good), A Cappella (good), Ballad (good), Modern (good), Pop (good), Pop song (good), Rock (good), Jazz (basic), Operetta (basic), Yodelling (basic), Swing (basic)

Vocal pitch / Dubbing voice Baritone

Musical instruments Guitar (good), Banjo (basic), Trombone (basic)

Sports Aerobics (very good), Athletics (very good), Boxing (very good), Gym (very good), Karate (very good), Kick boxing (very good), Kung fu (very good), Martial arts (very good), Pilates (very good), Shooting (very good), Taekwondo (very good), Tai-Chi (very good), Tai-Chi Chuan (very good), Thai boxing (very good), Weights (very good), Yoga (very good), Aikido (good), Archery (good), Canoe (good), Cycling (good), Horseback riding (good), Jiu-Jitsu (good), Judo (good), Spinning (good), Stage fighting (good), Swimming (good), Sword fighting (good), Acrobatics (basic), American football (basic), Badminton (basic), Baseball (basic), Basketball (basic), Billiards (basic), Bowling (basic), Camel riding (basic), Darts (basic), Diving (basic), Fencing (basic), Fishing (basic), Golf (basic), Gymnastics (basic), Gymnastics (basic), Ice skating (basic), Ice skating (basic), Juggling (basic), Kayak (basic), Kendo (basic), Marathon (basic), Motorbiking (basic), Mountain biking (basic), Mountaineering (basic), Parkour (basic), Pool (basic), Rafting (basic), Rings (basic), Rock climbing (basic), Roller blading (basic), Rollerskating (basic), Rowing (basic), Skiing (basic), Soccer (basic), Table tennis (basic), Tennis (basic), Trampoline (basic), Volleyball (basic), Water-skiing (basic), Windsurfing (basic)

Driving licences / Other permits Driver’s licence car

Other Skills Alexander Technique, Clown, Director, Improvisation, Narration, Pantomime, Poker, Stilt walking, Story telling, Stunts

Appearance

GenderFemaleMale

Age range 35 - 50

Height 182 cm

Build Athletic

Colour of eyes Blue

Colour of hair Grey

Twin Yes No

Nudity No Yes, partial Yes, completely

Ethnic types Anglo-Saxon, Balkan, Caucasian, Germanic, Scandinavian, Slavic/Eastern European, White

Training & Awards

2015 Workshop
The School for Theater Creators (USA)
Paola Colletto workshop in LeCoq Clown and Mask

2009 Acting studies
The New Movement (USA)
5 Level Improv Training, The New Movement, New Orleans

1995 Acting studies
The Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards (Italy)

1993 Other

Brown University, B.A. with honors, Theater, Speech and Dance

1993 Workshop
New York University's Tisch School of the Arts (USA)
Chekhov Workshop with Andre Gregory

1985 - 1988 Other

American Conservatory Theater, Young Conservatory. Classes in Acting, Directing, Musical Theater

2014 Webby Honoree, Best Drama Webseries, Individual Episode (USA) - Nomination- Award
for Star (Least Favorite Love Songs)

2011 Best Picture, Action on Film Festival (USA) - Nomination- Award
for Star (Flood Streets)

2011 Best Louisiana Narrative Feature, New Orleans Film Festival (USA) - Nomination- Award
for Star (Flood Streets)

2011 Best Director, Runner-Up, White Sands Film Festival (USA) - Nomination- Award
for Star (Flood Streets)

2011 Best Low-Budget Feature, WorldFest-Houston (USA) - Nomination- Award
for Star (Flood Streets)

CV

CV - Television

2016 - 1970

Quarry

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Officer Cupps
Guest role

Michael D. Fuller & Graham Gordy

2014 - 1970

Cryptid: The Swamp Beast

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Shed Owner
Guest role

Ty Clancey

2013 - 1970

Least Favorite Love Songs

Network/Distributor:

Tim John
Star

Helen Krieger

2013 - 1970

Bonnie and Clyde

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Police Chief
Guest role

Bruce Beresford

2013 - 1970

Banshee

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Mikhail
Ongoing role

David Shickler & Jonathan Tropper

2012 - 1970

Treme

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Bar Mitzvah Dad
Guest role

David Simon & Anthony Hemingway

2012 - 1970

Drop Dead Diva

Network/Distributor:

Mo Harris
Guest role

Tim Matheson & Josh Berman

2012 - 1970

Break Out Kings

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Guard 3
Small role

Mel Damski, Matt Olmstead, Nick Santora

2010 - 1970

Mayday! Bering Sea

Network/Distributor:

Lt. Steve Bonn
Star

Phillip Lott

2008 - 1970

The Librarian 3: Curse of the Judas Chalice

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Henchman
Small role

Jonathan Frakes

CV - Film

2016 - 1970

Dirt Road to Lafayette

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Tired Out Guy
Supporting actor

Kenny Glenann

2015 - 1970

The King of New Orleans

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Jimmy
Supporting actor

Chike Ozah & Coodie Simmons

2013 - 1970

Swallow

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Father
Member of ensemble

Miceal Og O'Donnell

2013 - 1970

Broken City

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Hotel Bartender
Small role

Allen Hughes

2012 - 1970

Mighty Fine

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Veterinarian
Supporting actor

Debbie Goodstein

2012 - 1970

Dante and Minnie

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Mr. Dillinger
Supporting actor

Miceal Og O'Donnell

2011 - 1970

Texas Killing Fields

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Uniformed Cop
Small role

Aimee Canaan Mann

2011 - 1970

Flood Streets

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Matt
Star

Harry Shearer

2011 - 1970

Shattered

Network/Distributor:

Harry
Star

Imraan Ismail

2011 - 1970

Simple

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Tony
Member of ensemble

Miceal Og O'Donnell

2010 - 1970

The Jack of Spades

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Jack Spade
Star

Miceal Og O'Donnell

2008 - 1970

The Proposal

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Roscoe
Star

Mike C. Ryan

2004 - 1970

Malachance

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Street Fighter
Small role

Gerardo Naranjo

2003 - 1970

Holding Patterns

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Yellow
Star

PJ Raval

2000 - 1970

100% Cotton

Network/Distributor:

Gabe
Star

PJ Raval

CV - Theatre

2013 - 1970

Michelangelo's Models


Michelangelo
Star

Michael Martin

2004 - 1970

Venus, Vulcan & Mars


Mars
Star

Kathy Randels and Jay Hammons

2004 - 1970

The Dancing Dwarf


Man
Star

Kathy Randels and Jay Hammons

2001 - 1970

Wallpaper Psalm


Robert
Star

Jason Neulander

2000 - 1970

Cry Pitch Carrolls


Small Christus
Star

Jason Neulander

1996 - 1970

The Red Horse Animation


The Red Horse
Star

Lee Breuer

1995 - 1970

Riga


Rev Fred Phelps
Member of ensemble

William M. Hoffman

CV - Commercials
CV - Audio
CV - Other