Hello, my name is John C. Vella! I am 47 years of age & a divorced father with 1 teenage son. I have been employed as a full time maintenance man for a Catholic church for 20 years & have become more deeply involved with pursuing an acting career. My acting experience includes:
-Necroland Web Series/DVD (season 1) Iron Core Media Character: Doctor Scenes filmed on 3/14/15 & 3/15/15
(Cast member for season 2)
-Count Time Feature Film Jason Clayton. Extra Scene filmed on 3/14/15
-My Step Kid'z Television Sitcom BUP Films Inc
Extra Scene filmed on 1/31/15
-The Next Generation Feature Film Arete Productions
Audience member Live taping filmed on 12/31/14
-Michigan Hair Restoration T.V. Commercial Jeremy Berkowitz
Extra Commercial filmed on 12/26/14 (Aired on FSN Detroit 1/14/14)
-Wingman Promotional Trailer for Feature Film Royal Rock Entertainment Extra Filmed on 12/14/14
-A Billion To One Worldwide Collaboration Web Feature Film
Marty Shea Extra Detroit scene filmed on 11/23/14
-I Ain't Singing Television Pilot (sitcom) Arete Productions
Extra (2 scenes) Scenes filmed on 11/20/14
-Lost Detroit Television Pilot (satirical drama) In Wonderland Films Extra Scene filmed on 9/28/14
-The Dark Below Feature Film Douglas Schulze
Extra Scene filmed on 8/9/14
*Cast In Future Films
-Seth & Tia Feature Film Steve Hasse
Character Role: Pete Tonda Film Production to begin March 2015
-Zombie Flesh Eaters From Hell Feature Film Kraken Cinema
Character Role: Reverend Samuel Hanover Film production to begin Spring 2015
-Stay Feature Film Katelin Maylum
Extra Scene to be filmed Feb. 2015
Seth and Tia
Film (Action, Comedy, Crime and Romance) Actor Two patients, Seth and Tia develop a friendship during their stay in a mental institution. They decide to make a plan to break out, but they can't do it alone,so they ally with an enemy patient named Gnarly Daren who helps them. Seth then betrays Daren by locking him in a cell so he can't leave with them. During Seth and Tia's life of anarchy on the run, Daren escapes from the institution, is out for their blood, and will stop at nothing to get revenge. Written by Steve Hasse
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My Friend Dahmer
Film (Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror and 1 More) Actor Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by John Backderf, Jeffrey Dahmer struggles with a difficult family life as a young boy- and during his teenage years he slowly transforms, edging closer to the serial killer he becomes.
Film (Comedy and Horror) Actor Gary who has just married Samantha the woman of his dreams, discovers that her six-year-old son may be the Antichrist.
National Enquirer Investigates
Television (Crime) Actor National Inquirer investigates the controversial life of today's world-renown celebrities.
Don't Drink the Water
Film (Documentary) Producer Don't Drink the Water is the true, unbiased story of what happened in Flint, Michigan which has left roughly 100,000 United States citizens with toxic water for drinking, cooking, and bathing. For approximately two years the population of this once great city was mislead to believe their water was safe despite thousands of inquiries and complaints into its quality. The end result? An ongoing crisis that has already resulted in 7,000 children being left with unalterable damage, tens of thousands of adults poisoned, and at least 12 dead as a resulted of legionaries disease. This is the story of what really happened to this city and what may be happening in dozens of cities around the United Sates without the knowledge of their citizens. Written by Darb Noyl
Seth & Tia (pre production)
Film by Steve Hasse Pete Tonda
Film (Short, Comedy and Horror) Actor Simon, an aspiring filmmaker has been laid off from three different jobs. Down on his luck he gets a call from someone offering him a chance to be a cinematographer for a movie with a huge amount of pay. After Simon accepts the offer, he goes in deep only to find out the creators of this film have something sinister up their sleeves. Written by Steve Hasse
Film (Mystery) Actor "GARROTER!" will have your head on a swivel long after you've watched it. Its realism and manner of tracking the assailant will chill you to the bone. It is the subtleties that will raise the hair on the back of your neck as you realize the horror on your screen might just as easily creep up behind you in real life at any given time and in any particular place! Written by Benn Perry
Television (Sci-Fi) Actor Inside of Iron Core Media's series Necroland, the Twilight Zone town of Anders has become its own character. Anders DARK is the show.
Who Will Move the Stone
Film (Drama) Actor Detroit attorney David Keller (Rhodes Short) represents some pretty bad people, but when he decides to take the case of a "born again" Christian accused of murdering a Catholic Priest that Keller represented years prior, the trial becomes more about faith in GOD than it does about Keller getting his marquee acquittal.
Film (Horror) Miscellaneous Crew Three college couples are hunted by an evil entity while camping in the Dismal Swamp.