I'm a comedian/actor/writer, Started stand-up in 1999. I sharpened my comedy chops as house MC at the Tampa Improv for 7 years and toured nationally with some greats, like the legendary Jackie Mason. Toured most recently as the opener for the hilarious Harland Williams. I was a Semi-Finalist in Yuk Yuk’s Great Canadian Laugh Off (2007); Regional Contender in Comedy Central’s UP NEXT Talent Search; appeared in numerous commercials including: The Melting Pot, CBS Sportsline.com, Hungry Howie's, Baynews9, Reeve’s Import Auto, Sonny’s Real Pit BBQ; also appeared in the Award Winning short film , 'Mic Check' (the 1st San Diego Best Fest); co-starred in the Award Winning short film 'The Limbo Kings', (Telly Awards - Non-Broadcast Production Lighting & People's Choice).
The most recent project is "Pizza & Pineapples", a short documentary about comedy which Tony produced, directed and edited.
My festival and competition experience includes:
Diamond In The Rough Cut screening series 2016 (short film)
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Film Festival (screenplay -2016)
Oddball Comedy Festival (Red's Apple Ale Stage - 2015)
Comedy Central’s Open Mic Fight – Regional Contender (2007)
Comedy Central's "Up Next" Talent Search - Regional Preliminaries (2013)
Comedy Network – Yuk Yuk’s Great Canadian Laugh Off – semi-finals (2007)
ComedyTime.tv – Miami Taping (2012)
Tampa Bay Comedy Festival –“Letterman Audition Showcase”(2009)
Cleveland Comedy Festival - Semi-finals (2010)
Laughing Skull Comedy Festival – Festival Alternate (2011)
World Series of Comedy (Satelitte Showcase) (2013)
Ventura Comedy Festival (2013)
Unique traits: Timing, Comedic Sensibility
Intergalactic Fanny Pack Travels (feature length sci-fi comedy) Sci-fi ⋄ Adventure ⋄ Comedy Logline: When fanny packs containing wormholes are stolen from the planet NoTerra, screw-up travel agent, Keaton, only has two days to save Earth and his dad’s travel agency with the help of G.O.T.H. Willy, a rough and tumble wormhole wrangler.
Peace Bastard (short) Drama War made him a hero. Peace made him something else.
OFF PAiGE (feature length) Action ⋄ Thriller ⋄ Crime When hits are easier to order than an Uber driver, the wrong app might get you killed. Paige just made her daddy's hit list and he just found out his daughter's alive, but not for long. With a quarter-million dollar bonus on her head, there’s a lot of gun’s aiming to OFF PAiGE. (screenplay available upon request)
Pizza & Pineapples... a comedy documentary
Film (Documentary, Short and Comedy) Producer A glimpse into a comedians work grind. A look at passion. We go through the process of starting from scratch, overcoming daily and financial obstacles in order to create a successful live performance.
The Limbo Kings
Film (Short and Fantasy) Actor Two men, trapped in an afterlife waiting room, are forced to deal with an event that led to both of their deaths, yet neither can move on until they resolve it.
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