NYCIFF 2012 Winner for Best Actor in A Short Film for Gunner’s Rift and Atlantic City Cinefest 2011 winner for Best Actor In A Feature Film, Rick Borgia.
The wins were all the more sweet because Borgia’s company, Dream Xtreme
Productions, produced the movie Twists of Fate that also won Borgia the audience
choice award in Staten Island Film Festival 2009. And Gunner’s Rift.
Having been born in Italy and moving to the United States at the age of eleven
allowed Rick to have many memories of his place of birth. It also makes him a
triple threat when it comes to languages. “Italian is my first language thus
English is my second and Sicilian dialect my third”. His film Gunner’s Rift, now in
production for Feature film, is set to be released in late 2013, will be subtitled in
Rick began his acting career after success in other endeavors in his adult life. He
approaches his Film, Writing and Producing career with passion and
determination. "Time is of the essence! You have to speed things up, hence the
producing and screenplay writing. Time waits for no one…”
Rick Borgia has managed to fit so much amazing work into his career because of
his “Time waits for no one” attitude. He has appeared in commercials, feature
films, had reoccurring roles on cable TV shows (I Married A Mobster season 1
and 2 ).
Rick is a, Producer, Screenplay writer and an Editor.
Best Actor in short Film, NYCIFF - Gunner's Rift
Best Actor, Atlantic City Cinefest - Twists Of Fate
Audience choice, Staten Island FF - for Twists Of Fate