"I'm serious when I have to be serious and I joke when I have to joke. Focused on what lays ahead, by learning from the past and taking action in the present."
Steven Staine has had a versatile start in his career, ranging from heroes to villains. Known for supporting roles in award winning short films that have been part of Film Festivals, such as his role as Detective Ray Hernandez in the film Not Guilty, as well as playing a photographer with a hidden agenda in Kettle. Not stopping there he's the taking role of a drug lord on the upcoming web series Kovar. Training with Acting Coach John Pallotta for over a year allowed him to sharpen up his skills as well as create new ones, learning how to out stand among others by putting all efforts towards what matters, the small details. Expanded his writer knowledge by taking all 3 levels of Sketch Writing at People Improves Theater where many current well known comedians have had their humble beginnings.
Recent work includes an Italian drug dealer with a plan in upcoming short film Do You Want To Make Some Money? Switching to a martial artist that fights alongside his brother to battle an evil contender in the Tiger, Crane and Dragon to a hunk in the colorful Tender Whispers, to an aspiring producer that is stuck on his 9 to 5 reality, caught up on his life aspirations and his girlfriend wanting to be a dancer in the upcoming Web Series Expensive Dreams. Showing his love for the music appeared as the main character in Will Evans-How Do We Say Goodbye music video, playing the boyfriend that has the ghost of his girlfriend lingering in his life.
His Dominican roots allowed him to have a full dominion of Spanish on top of his fluent English. Passionate about fitness and healthy lifestyle, Steven has gone from practicing Karate for 5 years, to enjoying the journey of living life on the riskier side as a Boy Scout, to playing almost all the sports on the list, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Volleyball, Soccer, and more, all the way to participating in multiple Marathons and Obstacle Races. Still continues to show his love for Martial Arts by practicing it on his own. Along those same lines, one of his biggest passions involve weight lifting as well as body weight exercise. Musically talented he sings, self-taught how to play guitar, drums and took piano lessons for a good number of months.
Name: Steven Staine
Lives in: New York City, New York
Occupation: Actor, Dancer, Screenwriter and Singer
Unique traits: Actor/Model/Singer/Dancer/Writer stevenstaine.com
Television by Dir. Andrea DeBrito Sal
Internet by Jabari Clarke-Pennegan Kid Caesar
Internet by Dir. Hiroo Takaoka Young Ripped Model
Game Of The Phoenix
Film (short) by Dir. Nicholas Angeles Phoenix
Film (short) by Dir. Jabari Clarke (Crime, Drama and Short) Quinton Acevedo (Supporting)
Film (short) by Dir. Maya Cozier Rick (Supporting)
How Do We Say Goodbye
Music by Dir. Ian Culley (Music) Boyfriend (Lead)
Do You Want To Make Some Money?
Film (short) by Dir. Peterson Dor (Drama) Martinelli (Supporting)
Tiger, Crane and Dragon
Film (short) by Dir. Grant Sponable Steven (Lead)
Film (short) by Dir. Johnny Dutch Yancey (Lead)
Film (short) by Dir. Ananda Uberti Drunk Man (Supporting)
Internet by Dir. Shantel Duah (Comedy and Drama) Richard (Supporting)
Stand By Me
Internet by Dir. Wes Westpoint (Drama) Kaden (Supporting)
Film (short) by Dir. Daniella Vale Tyler (Supporting)
Film (short) by Dir. Jabari Clarke Ray Hernandez (Supporting)
Film (short) by Dir. Jabari Clarke Matt (Lead)
Film (short) by Dir. Katerina Yandolino Kavi (Lead)
Prestame Tu Mujer (Spanish Play)
Theater by Dir. Ediberto Saldana Princesa