originally came from LAOS to the UNITED STATES as a refugee in 1980’s . He earned his B.A in Theatre Arts from California State University, Fresno. He entered his Master of Fine Arts in Acting from University of Hawaii, Manoa, where he studied Asian Theatre forms. KP is a working ACTOR, DIRECTOR,PRODUCER, STUNT-FIGHT COORDINATOR, and many more. As an acting coach/instructor(15 + Years of coaching experience), he has taught at various studios in California and Hawaii; helping, developing, and guiding students to be successful in their career and life.
KP has worked on the awarding winning feature film FINDING HOPE NOW as the Acting Coach/Consultant/Actor. He is also the Associate Producer/Stunt coordinator for the Short independent film CROSS. Casting/coordinating for a feature film BIOHAZARD (Zombie Apocalypse). KP stunt coordinated on a feature film such as SHOWBOYS, THE CONTENDER, UNDERCLASSMEN, RECORDING, UPRISING, Etc. Many of these films has won awards at various Film Festivals. He worked as a independent producer (VIMBY) for the WAL-MART commercials for the Central Valley. His FACE OF CANCERS documentary has been featured on the local PBS series. He is involved in many aspect of productions in various positions. KP works with various talent/management agencies, production TEAM/STUDIOS in development.He consults and do development on several projects in web and feature films such PEPPERSTEPS , LITTLE BUDDY , VALLEY OF THE KIDS (Web-series), 2nd SHOT AT GLORY , producer for THE OPERATOR (TV pilot),several music videos for various artists, commercials, and many more.
KP has been honored by the
-UNITED STATES ITALIAN MARTIAL ARTS ALLIANCE 2015
-MUNICH HALL OF HONORS 2015
Outstanding Contribution tot he Martial Arts
-ACTION MARTIAL ARTS MAGAZINE HALL OF HONORS 2015-” Outstanding Dedication in the Martial Arts”
-MASTER OF MARTIAL ARTS AWARD 2014-“Most Accomplished Martial Arts Actor/Director
TV Movie by Vijay Kumar (Action) Producer, Production manager A terror organization has developed a new form of chemical attack on America: the U-S drug trade. By creating a variation of crack that is ten times as addictive... See full synopsis »
Victory by Submission
Film by Alan Autry (Drama) Producer Tommy Hendricks has been fighting it out as an MMA fighter in the ring but comes to realize that it his past that he has been fighting in the cage and taking him away from his real fight.. finding God in his life.
The Big 3-0
Film (short) by Patrick Dill (Comedy) Stunts, Actor
Hollywood Road Trip
Film by Johnny Soto (Comedy) Stunts, Actor Three best friends decide to take a road trip to Hollywood after discovering their evil landlord's plot to kill the founder of their favorite adult magazine. Written by Blue Lyric Studios
Film by Nick Soares (Horror) Stunts
Finding Hope Now
Film by Jennifer Tadlock (Drama) Stunts, Actor, Miscellaneous Crew Inspired by the true story about Rev. Roger Minassian who at the age of 53 left the security of his pastorate to step outside his comfort zone to do the truly amazing. Knowing nothing about gang youth, he took to the streets and transformed our city, ravaged by gang violence, by taking over 1,700 gang kids off of our streets. It is also the story of Santos Delgado, a gang member, who at age 16 had no future and little hope. He knew his future was either prison or death. His girlfriend was pregnant. He had to make life-changing decisions. This film is about taking risk, embracing change, overcoming the impossible, and finding hope. Written by Skin Mead
Film by Nick Lyon (Action, Crime and Thriller) Actor Frank Marasco arrests Kane Cartel who is then sentenced for execution. To stop this, Carlito Kane and Manual Kane kidnap the daughter of the California Governer and Frank's grandson, Mario. Frank Marasco (Bullet) takes law into his own hands to save them. Written by Nebzyl
Underclassmen: Lee Roy Soames and the Drama Boy
Film by Bill Weatherford (Drama, Family and War) Stunts Underclassmen is a coming of age film of 2 poor boys in California''s Central Valley: one, shot in black and white, takes place in a small town in the 60s. The second is in color and its main character lives in the barrio of Central Fresno. It brackets five years around 9/11. The two stories are told together and parallel each other in many ways: both boys have limited assets, only have a single parent and they try hard to make a plan that will give each of them the promise of a better life.The stories are both complete within themselves and the audience never knows why they are told together.........until the final scene. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Heather Parra (Crime) Stunts, Actor
Film (short) by Fred Marquina (Drama and Sport) Stunts, Miscellaneous Crew Our story is about an up and coming MMA female fighter named Lux, who is offered a stack of money from her brother two days before her fight to TAKE A DIVE. The movie deals with family relationships and Lux realizing what she really wants in Life. Written by Anonymous
Film by Johnny Soto (Comedy) Stunts, Actor Loser/slacker Chaz and his two simpleton roommates take a road trip to Hollywood to try to stop their landlord from killing the founder of their beloved adult magazine.
My San Joaquin
Film by Elisa Olvera (Drama) Stunts, Production manager, Casting department Antonio returns to his hometown to honor his Papa's memory and go on the commemorative annual Joaquin Murrietta three day Horseback ride. Alicia also returns from her glamorous New York life at the request of her best friend to partake in the ride for her 30th birthday. Little does anyone know what old memories between childhood friends may conjure up along with some romance and comedy. Written by Elisa Olvera
Biohazard (Zombie Apocalypse)
Zombie Apocalyps by Clay Von Thomas (Action, Horror and Thriller) Actor, Casting director In the end, We destroyed ourselves. One mans quest to destroy the world and rebuild it in his own image.
Film (short) by Chris Lofing (Action, Crime and Drama) Stunts, Producer When police inspector Rebecca Fischer becomes tangled in the mysterious identity of a masked gang busting assailant, she soon finds herself struggling to perform her duties and speculates how different she and this vigilante really are.
Sun Yat Sen: In the Mouth of the Dragon
TV Movie by Edward Emanuel (Drama) Actor
university of hawaii,manoa
California state university,freso