Brian Dragonuk is a full time Actor, Model, TV Show Host & Radio Personality working the Mid-Atlantic States (Southern New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington DC & Virginia). He has been cast in over 600 Different Projects (with 165 Principal Roles) since his start on the Set of "The Replacements" in 1999.
He has Experience In Major Films & TV Series, Independent Films, Hosting/Co-Hosting Cable Talk Shows, Voice Over’s/ Narrations, Co-Hosting Radio Shows, Print work, Modeling Men's Clothing on Live TV, Runway Modeling, And Live Practical Training.
He has Several Years Experience working As an Actor (Standardized Patient) assisting in Training and Evaluating The Student Doctors at Johns Hopkins University, University Of Maryland - Baltimore & Uniformed Services University (Walter Reed) And in the training of Federal Law Enforcement Agents at The U S Secret Service Training Academy, FBI, US Capitol Police As well as Virginia Local police at The Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy. He has been involved in Several Mock trials to assist in the Training and Evaluation of Trial Lawyers and worked with the Dept of Homeland Security in Radiation Disaster Dills to Train & Evaluate our 1st responders.
Brian Has worked as a Casting Associate For some of the Region’s Top Agents & Casting Directors Both from their office or from His home on their behalf, As A Casting PA (Wrangler) on Projects like "The WEST WING', Breach & Step -UP, And as A Casting Director on Several Low/ No Budget Feature Films & Shorts, Cable TV Shows & TV Commercials.
Brian Owns www.DragonukConnects.com an Industry Resource & Casting site for the Mid-Atlantic States (Southern New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington DC & Virginia). It Provides Free Newsletters with Auditions, Jobs, Training Opportunities, Networking Events, A Trading Post and On-Stage listings, Close to 4,000 Contacts for Resources and a Forum Section FREE of charge to those that want it – As well as an OPTIONAL Paid (small Annual fee) Casting Profile for those that want it – To Assist Casting in Finding and Hiring
For their Projects. www.DragonukConnects.com is also a Major source of jobs for Freelance Crew Members in the Mid-Atlantic States
He has assisted Local Independent Filmmakers identify their needs and find the resources needed to create quality Projects in over 100 Local Feature Films and/or Shorts.
Brian has Produced 12 Cable Talk shows for the local market and is branching out to produce Independent films.
He has Several Movie Script in Development As Well as a 1st Book in the making.
Brian feels that Since Scriptwriters, Producers, Casting Directors & Actors each look at the same work from different angles (because their Jobs are Totally Different) his Experience on all 4 sides of the box allows him a Unique perspective to not only see the 4 sides but outside the box as well.
ON CAMERA TRAINING/Brenna McDonough
Background Acting / Gale Nemec
Acting for TV / Tom Logan (LA)
Acting for Film/ Tom Logan – LA
ACTING FOR THE CAMERA /Mark Redfield
IMPROV / Gary Austin—LA
HOW TO MODEL / Aaron Marcus
Advanced / Acting for TV / Tom Logan (LA)
SCRIPTWRITING How to Write a Movie Script / Mark Lapadula (Yale)
AUDITIONING AND WORKING IN INDEPENDENT FILMS/ Joe Ripple
RESUME BUILDING Audio Workshop / Sean RESUME BUILDING Audio Workshop / Sean Pratt
DO YOU THINK YOU CAN WRITE A BOOK /Loretto Gubernatis
WHEN TO ACCEPT & REJECT ACTING WORK/ Sean Pratt
THE WORKING ACTOR / Gary Wheeler & John Strawbridge
Advanced Acting for Film/ Tom Logan – LA