Victor is an award winning writer/director/producer. http://pro.imdb.com/name/nm1197546?ref_=nm_nv_usr_prof www.victorwarren.com www.glydascope.com VICTOR is native Californian, has been acting since the age of ten. He is a graduate of Carnegie-Mellon University where he majored in Acting and Directing. After graduation Victor worked in California for over fifteen years for Universal Studios as a director, camera operator, technical director, announcer and stunt show performer. In 1993, Victor moved to the east coast where he worked successfully as a director and actor in Boston and New York doing commercials, print work, voice-overs, regional theatre, films and television for 14 years. He won Best Independent short film at the CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL for his film ALONE. He was awarded First Prize in screen writing at both the MASSACHUSETS FILM OFFICE SCREEN WRITING COMPETITION and RHODE ISLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL. As a director, THE REGISTER voted Victor Warren’s production of Woyzeck one of the BEST plays of 2002. He directed a successful run of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM for Shakespeare by the Shore. He has been involved in eight different productions of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE ABRIDGED. He acted and directed in a wildly popular run which was voted “CRITIC’S CHOICE FOR 2003”. Other directing projects include WALT WHITMAN SPEAKS for the Matrix Theatre in Los Angeles and the world premiere of BETTERLAND for the Theatre Studio in New York. He recently received both LA DRAMA CRITIQUES AWARD and LA WEEKLY AWARD for his work on the production of STRANGER for the Bootleg Theatre. He has directed over 50 projects and acted in over 70 roles. He moved back to LA in 2008 to create greater opportunities to self generate projects. In 2010, with the creation of his production company Glydascope, he will apply his 30 years of experience and proven expertise to realize his vision of offering specialty projects to targeted audiences. Hot is his feature film directorial début. He also recently produced the film Friends Effing Friends Effing friends.
Name: Victor Warren
Lives in: Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts
Occupation: Actor, Director, Producer and Screenwriter
Me, Myself and I
Television (Comedy) Actor A comedy examines one man's life over a 50-year span. It explores three distinct periods in his life - as a 14-year-old in 1991, a 40-year-old in present day and a 65-year-old in 2042.
My Daddy's in Heaven
Film (Comedy, Drama and Family) Actor Add a Plot »
Film (Drama) Actor The lives of a rock band slowly unravel during the 24 hours before they hope to win the battle of the bands and get a recording deal
Babysitter's Black Book
TV Movie by Lee Friedlander (Drama) Actor Friends start a babysitting business to save up for college, but when the babysitting money just isn't cutting it, they start a prostitution business as well.
Friends Effing Friends Effing Friends
Film by Quincy Rose (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Producer Jacob, a freelance copy editor from Los Angeles, struggles with love as he clings to the carefree and selfish ways of his youth. Recklessly blurring the lines of friendship and sex amongst friends, the conflict becomes Man versus Man as each character tries to find love within the group, all while internally battling their own egos to find happiness. Written by Quincy Rose Films
Film (short) by Paul Linsley (Drama, Horror and Thriller) Actor After several members of a team of researchers have disappeared, one returns to reveal what he found in the desert. The lead archaeologist must risk his life to uncover the secret.
Film by Victor Warren (Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actor, Director, Writer, Producer Love, sacrifice and sexual slavery rip apart two friends as their morality is tested in a virus ravaged Los Angeles.
Film by Sheldon Robins (Thriller) Actor A female law student learns there is more to a Criminology class that is provided in the syllabus.
Michael Comes Home
Film (short) by Anthony Grippa (Drama and Family) Actor Following his graduation from college, Michael moves into his father's house with his stepmother and their two young children, hoping to find direction in his life. As Michael gets settled into his new home, buried secrets resurface, ultimately forcing his life in a direction he never expected. Michael Comes Home is a story about finding a new home after your childhood ends, and when your real life begins. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Calvin Jung (Action and Thriller) Actor Based on the Stephen King short story of the same name, Don 'Doc' Gentry is miraculously healed of pancreatic cancer by a simple kiss from Ayana, who disappears shortly thereafter, but not before she passes the gift of healing - and its price - to Doc's son. Written by Fabricio Cerioni
Tied to a Chair
Film by Michael Bergmann (Comedy) Actor After one burned dinner too many, a husband divorces his wife. She decides to return to acting and goes to France. There she meats a forgotten one-hit wonder director who's also looking for a chance to make a comeback.
Who Killed Chandra Levy?
TV Movie by Bruce David Klein (Drama) Stunts
Film (short) by Clint Jordan (Comedy and Drama) Actor You can pick your friends, but you can't pick your fans. Los Angeleno Lane Bogart's life of quiet desperation is turned upside down when a throw-away encounter with new tenant Sonny, becomes a crash-course in the art of waste management.
Proposition 8 Trial Re-Enactment
Television (Documentary) Actor On January 13, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court blocked the planned YouTube broadcast of the Perry v. Schwarzennegger (Proposition 8) Trial in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Proposition 8 (or the California Marriage Protection Act) was a ballot proposition and constitutional amendment passed in November 2008, that added a new provision to the California Constitution, which provides that "only marriage between a man and a woman is valid or recognized in California." In the Perry v. Schwarzennegger trial Proposition 8 was eventually overturned and ruled Unconstitutional by Chief Justice Judge Vaughn R. Walker. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Victor Warren (Drama) Actor, Director, Writer, Producer, Editor, Composer When Sally finds herself alone in a group of people all dealing with their own issues in a hospital waiting room, she becomes a reflection of herself. Through an unlikely meeting she realizes that she has to let go of her past and set herself free. Written by Anonymous
Wild About Harry
Film by Gwen Wynne (Drama and Family) Actor In 1973 playing it straight can get a little twisted... Set in 1973 and inspired by true events, 'American Primitive' tells the story of the havoc that is wreaked in a teenage girl's life when she discovers her widowed father is gay. Alternately comic and tragic, the film captures the homophobia of the time set against a backdrop of small town America on Cape Cod. The film utilizes emblematic music expressing the artistic and experimental freedom of the early 70s. Written by Anonymous
Television by Jeff Davis (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actor Based in Quantico, Virginia, the Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU) is a subsection of the FBI. Called in by local police departments to assist in solving crimes of a serial and/or extremely violent nature where the perpetrator is unknown (referred to by the Unit as the unknown subject or unsub for short), the BAU uses the controversial scientific art of profiling to track and apprehend the unsub. Profiling entails coming up with basic characteristics of the unsub and the victims (referred to as the victimology), using evidence from the case and matching that information to historic precedents and psychological analyses as a means to solve the case. Because of the nature of the work conducted by the BAU - the work being time consuming and psychologically demanding - its members are fiercely loyal to the Unit and to its other members. Also because of the work's overall demanding nature, not many members of the BAU have been able to maintain a happy or stable family life. Written by Huggo
Without a Trace
Television by Hank Steinberg (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actor As any detective can tell you, investigating missing property or deaths is comparatively easy compared to elusive missing people. However in New York City, there is a special unit of the FBI that is designed to find them. Using the vast resources of their bureau, the team, lead by Agent Jack Malone, race against time in the tight 72 hour window after a disappearance while hope for a recovery is still typically possible. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (email@example.com)
Film by Thomas Tosi (Drama) Actor In this "surprisingly moving piece about teen life" (HBO Screenplay Coverage), talented high school artist David McNeil is desperate to prove himself to his runaway father by winning a state championship basketball jacket. Grueling tryouts, family conflict, and strained friendships are merely the underpainting for David's greatest challenge as he suddenly finds himself in the role of friend and protector of Dribbles - a mentally challenged old janitor and the basketball team's unofficial mascot. With self-confident new girl at school, Mary, as his guiding spirit and artistic muse, David may just find there are more important measures of a man's worth than trophies. This "beautifully written, heart warming, and quite charming" (Republic Pictures Screenplay Coverage) story is one to experience again and again. Written by Thomas Tosi
Film (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Actor In South Boston, the state police force is waging war on Irish-American organized crime. Young undercover cop Billy Costigan (Leonardo DiCaprio) is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate run by gangland chief Frank Costello (Jack Nicholson). While Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence, Colin Sullivan (Matt Damon), a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the state police as an informer for the syndicate is rising to a position of power in the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by their double lives, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations they have penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there is a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly in danger of being caught and exposed to the enemy - and each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save themselves. But is either willing to turn on their friends and comrades they've made during their long stints... Written by Anonymous
Television by Blake Masters (Crime and Drama) Actor Set in an Irish neighbourhood in Providence, the series reflects around two brothers on opposite sides of the law: one a gangster (Jason Isaacs) and the other a politician (Jason Clarke).
As the World Turns
Television by Irna Phillips (Drama and Romance) Actor Set in the fictional town of Oakdale, this long-running serial focuses on the relationships and difficulties of its inhabitants.
The Visionary* - (*Tesla)
Film (short) by Joel Shapiro Actor
Film (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actor In the summer of 1975 in a neighborhood in Boston, 3 kids, Dave Boyle and two of his friends, Jimmy and Sean, are playing on the sidewalk when Dave gets abducted by two men and endures several days of sexual abuse. Eventually, Dave escapes traumatized throughout adulthood. Jimmy is an ex-con and a father of three, whose daughter Katie, is found dead and Dave becomes the number one suspect. Sean is a homicide detective, investigating Katie's murder, ends up finding himself faced with past and present demons as more is uncovered about Katie's murder. Learning Katie had a boyfriend, ballistics later turn up a gun belonging to the father, which then puts her boyfriend as the suspect. Will Sean find out who killed Katie? Will Jimmy make it through the investigation? And will Dave ever find out what really happened when he was abducted? Written by michigans_finest
The Young and the Restless
Television by Lee Phillip Bell (Drama) Actor Set in Genoa City, Wisconsin, The Young And The Restless is the thirty-year-old soap that centres on the saga between two wealthy families (the Newmans and the Abbotts) in the cosmetics industry. Head of the Newman clan is Victor Newman, the arrogant, cavorting billionaire and his wife Nikki; and running the Abbott show is Jack Abbott, the irresponsible, playboy CEO and his sister Ashley. Most of the show is centred on the competition between the two companies: Victor's Newman Enterprises and the Abbotts' Jabot. Written by Josh
The Big Headache
Film (short) by Leigh Dana Jackson Actor
Film by Bill Carleton (Comedy and Drama) Actor Alex Starbuck has it all... a high paying job, a beautiful home, and a wardrobe that any woman would die for. But there's a glitch in her portable, hard-driven life. While her job is stressful, the only physical release she receives from her hi-tech husband Mark are numerous emails. Things become hilariously complicated when Alex has a romantic encounter with Graeme, a start-up CEO who may or may not give Mark a top position at privy-track.com. With her soul recently stirred by the Battle in Seattle, and a 6.8 quake, Alex must now confront her discontent and improvise a plan to change her life...quickly. Written by Ken Cashman
Looking for Lucrezia
Video by Victor Warren (Documentary) Director, Editor
Mickey Blue Eyes
Film (Comedy, Crime and Romance) Actor An art-house auctioneer finds himself getting in deeper and deeper with the mob after learning that his teacher girlfriend is the daughter of a major mobster. Things get worse when a godfather decides to launder his no-talent son's gory paintings through the art house and gets the FBI into the picture. Everything then falls apart when the son is accidentally shot. Written by John Sacksteder <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The Longest Journey
Video Game by Ragnar Tørnquist (Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery and 1 More) Actor April Ryan is a young visual-arts student in Venice, Newport. She's been having some strange dreams lately, but little does she know about the important role she'll have in changing the future...
TV Movie by Deborah Nathan (Drama) Actor
The Devil's Advocate
Film (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actor Kevin Lomax, a ruthless young Florida attorney that never lost a case, is recruited by the most powerful law firm in the world. In spite of his mother's disagreement, which compares New York City to Babylon, he accepts the offer and the money that comes along. But soon, his wife starts feeling homesick as she witnesses devilish apparitions. However, Kevin is sinking in his new cases and pays less and less attention to his wife. His boss and mentor, John Milton, seems to always know how to overcome every problem and that just freaks Kevin right off. Written by Steve Richer <email@example.com>
Last Night at Eddie's
Film by Frank Kerr (Comedy and Romance) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Guided by the wisdom of Pizza Joe, a troubled young man tries to win the heart of a waitress trapped in an abusive relationship with her lecherous pizza shop manager. Add a sex-starved delivery boy, his brain-dead sidekick, a homicidal hotdog man and a missing pepperoni and you've got a recipe for disaster! A bawdy, tongue-in-cheek tale served with half-baked characters and an extra helping of crackpot pizza philosophy. Written by Anonymous
Film (Comedy and Sport) Actor The National Basketball Association play-offs are taking place, and the Boston Celtics are facing the Utah Jazz in a crucial series. This is also the last year that any games will be played in the Boston Garden, which is going to be torn down after the end of the season. Mike and Jimmy, two die-hard sports fans who will risk anything for the Celtics to win, are really getting into the games. The Celtics would be a sure win if it weren't for Lewis Scott, the cocky, loud-mouth star of the Jazz. After Scott himself punishes the Celtics in a bad loss, Mike and Jimmy decide to take things into their own hands by kidnapping Scott and holding him until after the crucial game takes place. Written by Anonymous
Dying to Love You
TV Movie by Robert Iscove (Drama and Thriller) Actor Roger Paulson is lonely after his divorce. He thinks he has finally found the woman of his dreams...until he uncovers her web of lies.
Television (Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery and 1 More) Actor Host Robert Stack presides over an investigation into unsolved mysteries ranging from murders to UFO sightings. Through reenactments and interviews, viewers are presented with the known facts of each case. Anyone with additional information is then urged to contact the show's producers via a toll-free telephone number. Written by Kevin Ackley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Film (short) by Victor Warren (Drama) Actor, Director, Writer Brother comes home to his Father's funeral to find stolen money and has his sister tormented and killed.
Curse of the Queerwolf
Film (Comedy and Horror) Actor After being bitten by what he thinks is a transvestite, Larry starts having nightmares about hillbillies, ominous visits from an old gypsy woman, and having the strangest reactions to the full moon... Written by Thomas Pluck <email@example.com>
Jake and the Fatman
Television by Joel Steiger (Crime and Drama) Actor Veteran district attorney "Fatman" McCabe solves cases with the help of his easygoing private investigator partner Jake Styles.
Television by Frank Lupo (Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery and 1 More) Actor Detective Sergeant Rick Hunter and his partner, Sergeant Dee Dee McCall, are homicide investigators with the Los Angeles Police Department. Often they must go undercover to catch a variety of L.A.-style villains. "Sporty" James, a helpful police-informant, occasionally provides a bit of humor in this action-drama T.V. series. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
The Check Is in the Mail...
Film by Joan Darling (Comedy) Actor Frustrated with all the minor irritants of the rat-race Richard Jackson decides to buy a goat, disconnect the electricity and become self-sufficient. But will this life be any less annoying?
Television by Donald P. Bellisario (Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi) Actor, Actor Airwolf is the most sophisticated helicopter imaginable (flies halfway round the world, outruns jet planes). Stringfellow Hawke is its pilot, essentially blackmailing a secret US agency into finding his brother (lost in Vietnam) while he flies dangerous assignments for "The Firm." Written by Ed Stephan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Film (Short) Actor A young man who lives in a South American military dictatorship goes out during curfew to make drawings with chalk, for thrills.
TV Movie by Michael Tuchner (Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Actor In the Los Angeles of the future--in this case, 1999--a father concentrates on his engineering career and ignores his family, while one of his sons invents a new piece of equipment for pro hockey that his other son thinks will cause crippling injuries to the players and destroy the game. Written by email@example.com
Television by Jerome Dobson (Drama) Actor In Santa Barbara, California, the fascinating and tumultuous life of the rich Capwells around who gravitate other families, from the Lockridges, the rival family, to the Andrades or the Perkins, more modest families but which destinies know the same torments. Written by Anonymous
Television by Frank Hursley (Drama) Actor During the original show up through the 1970s, the show primarily covered Dr. Steve Hardy (John Beradino) and his friend, Nurse Jessie Brewer (Emily McLaughlin). Late in the 1970s, the show was doing badly in the ratings, so a new executive producer, Gloria Monty, decided to move the show's focus away from the hospital and onto material more relevant to a younger audience than the stereotypical "bored housewife", thus bringing in Luke and Laura, (Anthony Geary and Genie Francis) and eventually having them marry in a stereotypical fantasy wedding that would not be matched until the real-life marriage of Prince Charles and Lady Diana. Written by Paul Robinson
The Tragedy of King Lear
Video by Alan Cooke (Drama) Actor King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly flatter the old man in return for favor, he banishes her and turns for support to his remaining daughters. But Goneril and Regan have no love for him and instead plot to take all his power from him. In a parallel, Lear's loyal courtier Gloucester favors his illegitimate son Edmund after being told lies about his faithful son Edgar. Madness and tragedy befall both ill-starred fathers. Written by Jim Beaver <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Film by Robert J. Rosenthal (Comedy and Sci-Fi) Actor Barney Springboro and Peyton Nichols are fun-loving high school students working on a science project with white mice. When one of the mice begins to move food toward itself with out touching it, Barney finds he has accidentally discovered a formula for telekinetic powers. Now, how much trouble can a high school kid who can move things with just his mind get into? Written by John Vogel <email@example.com>
Film by Allan Holzman (Horror and Sci-Fi) Actor On planet Xarbia, an experimental life form, Subject 20, has been created by an elite group of researchers in hopes of preventing a galactic food crisis. However, when Subject 20 becomes deadly, the best troubleshooter in the Galaxy is called in to investigate. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).
by JOHN CURRAN STEVE SMITH
Laughlin International film festival
Nevada International Film Festival, Gold Reel Award
Sundance Table Read My Screenplay. Semi Finalist
LA Dram Critic Circle
Rhode Island Film Festival, First place screen writitng
Massachusetts Film Office, First Place winner Screenplay
Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)