"I think the politics of skin typing are more psychologically confining as some roles place "darker" skin males in the inmate role and the "lighter" skin actors as the law enforcement officials. Not all productions, mind you,…"
"I have known an actor / filmmaker who actually made it to the sophmore ranks of the competition. She didn't win but was more pissed at finding out that Frito Lay / Pepsi used her idea outright without any notification. So my advice to you is…"
Getting my feet wet in the craft of screenwriting.So...I guess so...
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I really fell into this profession by being a background (O.K.EXTRA) on Malcolm X and that was a memorable X-perience (no,nothing scandalous). Joined SAG in 2001. I still work as a substitute teacher here in NYC and strive to do other venues in this wild and crazy biz.
The Fantastic Four Homeless Man (credited) 20 C. FOX - Tim Story-Dir.
Crickethead Security Guard (credited) SAG/NYU Independent
The Good Guy Bouncer (credited) Independent/Belladonna Prod.
Up In Harlem Driver (credited) DVD
FILM (Featured Background Roles)
The American Gangster Photographer Universal- Ridley Scott,Dir.
The Devil Wears Prada Security Guard Fox 2000
Hitch Stand In for Will Smith Columbia
The Interpreter Stand In for Michael Wright Universal
30 Rock Stage Manager NBC
Law & Order SVU Crime Scene Photographer (featured) Universal Network Television
Hurley Medical Group (radio ad - midwest) Voice of Richard Prism
MTV Celebrity Deathmatch Voice of OJ Simpson MTV Animation
MTV Celebrity Deathmatch Voice of Eric Lasalle MTV Animation
National Aquarium of Baltimore Office Worker (credited) GKV / Working Stiff
JC Penny Christmas Advertisement Principal Saatchi and Saatchi
REALTOR (Midwest Billboards) Home Owner Breakout Advertising
HB Studios: Acting for Theatre & Film Screen Actors Guild Conservatory TVI Commercial Acting
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Been slow for me with a new job and all. Hope to jump in as the weather gets warmer.................................and dryer.
Where ya been?
We are in need of a male actor of color, who can sing, to play a main character in an upcoming musical called "The Hat" at the Player's Ring, in Portsmouth NH. on Aug 21-23 we are getting a bit concerned as time is getting close, and we really need someone with experience! If you would like to know more about the play, and be apart of it's world premier, please check out our website at http://www.myspace.com/thehatmusical and send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are not interested and may know of anyone who could and would help us out, we would really appreciate any help we can get! We will make it worth their effort!
So far we have 2 of the main characters who are played by Kevin Wayne Mitchell and Sandeego (Reggae singer) we have some great talent, and the story to put on an amazing performance! We just need one more main character...please help!