Guy Camilleri is an actor and screenwriter. He is also the founder and teacher at his studio, RAW acting studio in Venice, CA. As an actor/producer, he starred in and produced the LA premiere and critically acclaimed production of Chinese Coffee by Ira Lewis. Guy was the first person to be given the rights to produce this play in Los Angeles from the playwright, and went on to receive rave reviews for his work; most notably in the LA Times & LA Weekly.
Guy also produced the critically acclaimed production of Jean Cocteau's The Human Voice at the Elephant Theatre. Dan Bonnell directed Ho-Jung (artistic director at RAW) in a tour de force performance.
Guy's film and television credits include; Electrick Children, Danika, Rx, Late Watch, Two Lost in a Dirty Night (shot on location in Brazil), House, Crossing Jordan, Simple Revenge and Love Without Borders (shot on location in Moscow, Russia).
His theatre credits in LA include; After the Fall (Dan) by Arthur Miller at the Open Fist Theatre. Off-Broadway; Two Rooms (Michael) by Lee Blessing at the Atlantic Theater and Reclamation (Anthony) at the Samuel Beckett Theatre. Regional credits include The Fantasticks (Mortimer) at the Hangar Theatre in New York.
Currently, Guy is developing a feature film that he wrote and is on board to direct this year.
At RAW, his approach to acting and teaching is a combination of studying for seven years with master teacher/director Gene Frankel in New York and years of transformational work. Guy is regarded as Los Angeles’ premiere acting coach, helping artists and audiences experience the intimacy of an authentic moment. Based in Venice, California, with a home at the Electric Lodge Theater, Guy has empowered Oscar - Golden Globe nominated actors, Emmy-winning directors, and Writers Guild of America- and Independent Spirit Award-nominated screenwriters. He also coaches privately and his seminars/workshops are in high demand in the US and abroad.
He is a proud member of the Writers Boot Camp and the MSA (Malibu Surfing Association) and as a surfer, he is committed to keeping our ocean healthy. When his schedule permits, Guy is competing in surf contests up and down the coast of California and assists in keeping the ocean healthy.
Unique traits: The willingness to go to those deep, dark places in pursuit of the truth under the given circumstances.
Film by Live Wire Films Kyle
Gene Frankel Theatre