TRAINING

THE SECOND CITY TORONTO - IMPROVISATION - LEVEL C - Jack Mosshammer
THE SECOND CITY TORONTO - IMPROVISATION - LEVEL B - Ed Sahely/ Cary West
THE SECOND CITY TORONTO - IMPROVISATION - LEVEL A - Cary West
THE SECOND CITY TORONTO - IMPROV FOR ACTORS -
SEARS & SWITZER - FOCUS ON FILM ACTING - Theresa Sears & David Switzer
SEARS & SWITZER - ACTING FUNDAMENTALS - Theresa Sears & David Switzer
SEARS & SWITZER - TV COMMERCIAL WEEKEND - Theresa Sears & David Switzer
SEARS & SWITZER - THE VOICE-OVER OVERVIEW WEEKEND - Theresa Sears & David Switzer
BONGO PRODUCTIONS - PRIVATE COACHING - Michael Caruana
BONGO PRODUCTIONS - SEMI-PRIVATE, ON-CAMERA, SCENE STUDY - Michael Caruana
BONGO PRODUCTIONS - ON-CAMERA, AUDITION WORKSHOP - Michael Caruana
MIKE KIRBY'S VOICEWORX - THE VOICE-OVER WORKSHOP - Mike Kirby, Karl Pruner, Eva A, Libby Lennie
CRYSTAL CASTING - EPISODIC TV AUDITION INTENSIVE WORKSHOP - Crystal Kramer CSA/ CDC/ George D'Amato
CRYSTAL CASTING - MARKETING YOURSELF - Crystal Kramer CSA/ CDC
CRYSTAL CASTING - AUDITIONS TECHNIQUES INTENSIVE - Crystal Kramer CSA/ CDC
GLORIA MANN CASTING - COMMERCIAL AUDITIONS WORKSHOP - Gloria Mann CDC
LORI PEARLSTEIN - ACTING TECHNIQUE, SCENE STUDY, IMPROVISATION
UNIVERSAL ACADEMY OF ACTING - CHARACTER STUDY/ IMPROV - Juli-Ann Kay, CSA/CDC
UNIVERSAL ACADEMY OF ACTING - SCRIPT SCENE ANALYSIS - Juli-Ann Kay, CSA/CDC
UNIVERSAL ACADEMY OF ACTING - AUDITIONS/ MONOLOGUES TECHNIQUES - Juli-Ann Kay, CSA/CDC
STAIRCASE CAFE THEATRE - INTRO TO IMPROV - Hugh McLeod
INTERACTIVE FILM SCHOOL - HOW TO MAKE YOUR MOVIE - Rajko Grlic, Tom Erlewine, Daric Christian
(http://www.howtomakeyourmovie.com/PDF/free_notebook.html)
SYD FIELD'S SCREENWRITING WORKSHOP, (DVD Learning Series) - Syd Fields
MOHAWK COLLEGE - FILM ACTING 101
MOHAWK COLLEGE, Brantford, ON - GRAPHIC-ARTS PRODUCTION CO-ORDINATOR, (Diploma w/ Honours)
MOHAWK COLLEGE, Brantford, ON - COMMERCIAL ART, (Certificate)


SPECIAL SKILLS/ MISCELLANEOUS:

* STRIP CLUB DISK JOCKEY
* KARAOKE HOST (10+ years experience, Hosted karaoke for TROOPER, ADELE, SOPHIE SIMMONS, Cast/ Crew from DRAGON'S DEN & the CHICAGO WHITE SOX Baseball Club)
* BARTENDER
* LANGUAGES: PORTUGUESE (Read and speak)
* ACCENTS: Italian, British, Russian, New York, Canadian, Midwest, Southern
* ETHNICITY/ LOOK: Caucasian, Mediterranean, Latin/ Hispanic, Middle Eastern, Jewish
* PASSPORT: Valid
* BLOOD TYPE: O Rh negative (Universal Blood donor)
* IQ LEVEL = 144
* FIREARMS: (1) Russian AK 47 Automatic military assault Rifle (2) M16 Military Assault Rifle (3) Sniper Rifle 308 (4) Tommy Gun (5) 9 MM pistol (6) Colt 45 (7) Glock 29 (8) Glock 19 (9) Sawed-off Shotgun (10) Smith Wessen 9mm
* SECURITY + PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR LICENSE
* WORK EXPERIENCE: Baker, Bartender, Bouncer, Cook, Corporate Spy, Dental Assistant, Disk Jockey/ Karaoke host, Graphic-Artist, Janitor, Landscape Labourer, Sales Rep., Security Officer, Webmaster








Official IMDB: http://www.imdb.me/rickcordeiro
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FILM/ TELEVISION & WEB (Selected):


* 1000: THE SWORD IN THE STONE (2019 Fantasy/ Sci Fi Feature), Guido Maria Giordano (Creator), Rick Cordeiro (Co-Producer, Casting Coordinator, Actor),  Lead- Monk William Rico

* SON OF A DON, (2018 Mob-themed Comedy Web Series), Overflowing Cup Productions Inc., Rick Cordeiro (Executive Producer), Markus Fredericks (Writer), Lead- Gino Morella, the Don
* GHOSTKILLER, (2018 Sci fi Feature), Lynny Prince (Producer)/ GhostKiller Entertainment, Supporting- Ward Hill Lamon, Abraham Lincoln's personal friend and self-appointed body guard

* KING OF THE BOOTLEGGERS (2018 Crime/ Drama), Howard Gillis (Producer), Lead- Rocco Perri

* BIZARRE MURDERS, (2018 Docu Drama Season #3 Ep #37): "Bludgeons & Dragons" Marc Ricciardeli- Director/ Cineflix Inc. Actor- Middle-aged Man

* BIZARRE MURDERS, (2018 Docu Drama Season #3 Ep #36): "All Brawn, No Brains" Fabrizio Filippo- Director/ Cineflix Inc. Actor- Gym Patron
* REVELATION (2017 Drama short), Ross Tundo (Producer/ Director), Pricipal- CAD, Sleezy Superintendent

* BRAWLYWOOD, Season #1, Episode #2: "Elton John VS Madonna" (2017 TV Docu Drama), Our House Media (Production)- PP- Ian Molly
* OFLAG (2016 Drama/ History short), Andrey Petrusha (Producer), Supporting- Canada Post Mailman
* THE STEPSON, (2016 TV Pilot), Footage Worldwide Inc./ Christopher Meneses Sanchez (Producer), Lead-  Cordoni (Step Dad/ Mob Boss)
* SUNNY SIDE UP, (2016 Web Series)  Season 1, Episode #3 - "THE OFFICE" Sunny BoParai (Producer), Ahsan Mian (Director), Principal- Dave, Corporate Boss
* WEB OF LIES, Season 3, Episode #4, "Cabin in the Woods" (2016 True Crime TV Docu Drama) Investigation Discovery Channel, Producer Patrick Cameron, Supporting- Earl Delmar Pigg
* INTRODUCING RUSH CUT, (2015 Comedy short), Scenic Drive Systems/ RushCut Media (Producers), Principal- Assistant Editor

* HOW TO DROWN A WOLF, (2015 Drama short), Jordan randall (Director), Supporting- HIM
* MY BAD BUSTED, (2015 Drama/Comedy Web Series Pitch for IPF) Howard Gillis (Producer), Lead- Supervisor AL
* CLEAN HANDS, (2015 Thriller short), Motoda Media (Production Co.), Alex keerma (Director), Principal- Large Man
* TUG OF WAR, (2015 Drama short), MANEE OSMAN FILMS, Manee Osman (Producer), Supporting- Detective
* MANGOES, Season #2, Episode #2, (2014 Comedy/Drama Web Series, ATN, ARY DIGITAL, A-PLUS ENTERTAINMENT), SUHRWARDY BROTHERS (Producers), Principal- College Psychology Professor
* THE WORST THING I EVER DID, (2014 TV DocuDrama, Discovery Network), WTIED Productions Inc., Christina Carvalho (Producer), Stephen Scott (Director), Supporting- Truck stop owner/Mobster
* DOUBLE DOUBLE, (2014 Drama/ Suspense short), Pauline Wong (Producer), Supporting- Zapata,  transport operator in a vast smuggling network
* LATE NIGHT DOUBLE FEATURE: DINNER FOR MONSTERS, (2014 Anthology Horror), Three Evil Cats Productions, Kelly Michael Stewart (Producer), Zachary Ramelan (Director), Supporting- Food Critic
* CROSSING OVER: BATMAN MEETS DEXTER, (2014 Fantasy), Alex Brovedani/ Mike Donis/ RX Zammit (Producers), Lead- The Penguin
* PRIMETIME, (2014 Comedy short), Ryan Fisher (Producer/ Writer). Principal- Peter (Noah's Father)
FLYING MAN, (2013 Superhero/ Crime), Marcus Alqueres (Producer), Lead Villian- Robert Costello, Ex-Cop
* DISH BOY, (2013 Crime/ Drama), Samuel Webster (Director/ Writer)/ Dean McDermott (Assistant Director) Lead- The Boss
* LUNATIC, (2014 Crime/ Thriller Feature, trailer complete), 7 Shadows Productions, Kyle Anderson, Pam Sethi, Justin J. Chambers, Travis Laidlaw (Producers) Lead- Mayor John Dunkle
* WE RUN THESE STREETS, (2013 Crime/ Drama Feature), Bronz Star Entertainment Inc./ Versatile Productions, Reed Samuel (Producer/ Director), Lead- Ponzo, Italian gangster/ Strip club manager (+ Stunts)
* B.A.D. MOVERS, (2014 Comedy Feature), Lyons Media, Jory Lyons (Director), Mathew Taylor/ Jory Lyons (Writers), Supporting- Vinny Cole, the Landlord
* SURKHAAB, (2013 Bollywood Feature/ Drama), Golden Gate Productions, Vivek Rumar (Producer), Sanjay Talreja (Director), starring Bollywood actress BARKHA MADAN, (1994 Miss India finalist). Actor- Maqbool, Lebanese Restaurant Owner
* BIO-COP, (2012 Sci-Fi/ Comedy Short), Steven Kostanski (Producer), Astron-6 Productions, Lead- Police Chief Cordell
* DAN INVITED HANNAH OVER FOR DINNER, (2012 Drama/ Comedy short), Patrick T. Lo Productions, Patrick T. Lo (Director/ Writer), Principal- Hannah's Father
* I DIDN'T DO ITSeason #2, Episode #6 "Dillon" (2012 True Crime Docu Drama, Investigative Discovery (U.S.)), Lively Crime 2 Inc. Productions, Sean Turrell (Director) Actor- Melbourne Florida, Police Officer Richard
* NOTHING PERSONAL, Season #2, Episode #4 "Thar She Blows" (2012 True Crime Docu Drama, Investigation Discovery (U.S.), History channel (U.K.), CANAL D (Canada), CINEFLIX Inc.), ACTRA, George D'Amato (Director), Hosted by: STEVE SCHIRRIPA of "The Sopranos" Actor- Gangster/ Hitman
* PROSPECTOR'S CURSE, (2012 Western/ Horror Short), Anam Abbas/ Teodora Ilie (Producers), Michael Jari Davidson (Director of Photography), Josh Heisie Pictures & Parkland Media, Principal- The Coal Miner (+ Associate Producer)
* BLOOD RIDERS: "THE DEVIL RIDES WITH US", (2012 Blood-soaked Adventure/ Comedy Feature), Laughter Slaughter Films, Lari Teras (Writer, Director), Kyle Chappell (Producer) Principal- Fuhrer, Satanic Priest/ Cult Leader
* THE KENNEDYS, (2011 8-part TV mini-series, AETN, History Channel, Asylum Entertainment), ACTRA, JOHN CASSAR (director) starring GREG KINNEAR, BARRY PEPPER, KATIE HOLMES, TOM WILKINSON Featured Role- 1960's Chicago Gangster/ Sam Giancana's Goon
**** Episode #2 (Part 4 of 8) (The Kennedy's): "Broken Promises and Deadly Barriers"
* THE COLLAPSED, (2011 Dark Thriller/ Horror Feature SUPERchannel, Space Channel), Unstable Grounds Inc., Justin McConnell (director), Supporting- Ben Craven, Sentry
* BURNING DAYLIGHT, (2011 Crime Drama, 1st Union Feature, SUPERchannel, NETFLIX), ACTRA, Reverson Entertainment, Sanzhar Sultanov (director), starring: ROBERT KNEPPER, PAUL CALDERON, Supporting- Mike, 1920's New York Radio Host (+ Voice Over)
* INVENTIONS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD, Season #1, Episode #4 "1930s" (2011 TV Docu Drama, Discovery Network, BBC 2, Canal D, Inventions Productions/ ITV Global) David Weaver (director) Principal- Mining Company Boss, Boss of Don L. Hings, Walkie talkie inventor
* CLUTCH, (2011 Crime/ Drama, Femme Fatale Web Series), mojoPro Films, Jonathan Robbins (Executive Producer), Darren Adderley & Wil Wong (Producers), Supporting - The John
**** Webisode #3 (Clutch): "Pick a Pocket or Two"
* URBAN LEGENDS- Season #3, Episode #1 "BEST LAID PLANS", (2011 TV Docu Drama, History Channel, A&E's Biography, FX, CINEFLIX- Legends 3 Inc.), Stephen Scott (director) Principal- Father of Michael, the Murderer
* BE LIKE ME, (2011 Comedy Feature), Enlivener Productions, Walter A. Scott/ Amber Avelino (directors), Mulltiple roles: Character- (1) Bartender (2) Drill Sgt./ Life Coach
* ZOMBIE BEACH, (2011 Sci-Fi Horror Feature), Twinkle Productions, Mukesh Asopa (director), Principal- Detective Nathan
* TORONTO'S GARBAGE STRIKE, (2010 Mockumentary), Bloc Entertainment, Mark Morley (director), Multiple roles: Character- (1) Nick, Striker (2) Police Officer (3) News Reporter
* IMPORTANT PEOPLE, (2011 Comedy short/ TV Pilot- Comedy Network/ Bite TV), Munk Films, Alex Yap Young (director), Ian Carey (producer) Lead- Eli Bennett, Corporate Boss
* GHOSTLY ENCOUNTERS: Season #3 Episode #26 "REMEMBER ME" (2010 TV Docu Drama, A&E's Biography, Viva Network, W-Network, Next Films Inc.), Harvey Crossland (director) Lead- Steven Bajada, Ghost witness
* MARY, (2010 Horror-Suspense Feature), Mary 8 Productions, Andrey Petrusha (director), Principal- Roy Wilson
* UNDERWORLD HISTORIES III- Season #3, Episode #3 "BROOKLYN, N.Y." (2010 TV Docu Drama, National Geographic International), Chris Lent/ Tom Willis (directors) Lead- Marat Balagula- Russian/Jewish Mob Boss ("Russian Tony Soprano")
* OUTLAW BIKERS IV- "FALLEN ANGELS" (Vancouver) (2010 TV Docu Drama, CANWEST, History, AOL Television, Next Films Inc.), Harvey Crossland (director), Multiple roles: Actor- (1) Russian Mobster (2) Hell's Angels Biker
* OUTLAW BIKERS IV- "THE LAST SPARTAN" (Winnipeg), (2010 TV Docu Drama, CANWEST, History Channel, AOL Television, Next Films Inc.), Harvey Crossland (director), Actor- Los Bravos Biker/ Pimp
* BREAK OUT- Season #1, Episode #4 "RUNNING MAN" (2010 TV Docu Drama, Discovery Network, BK 2 Productions Inc.) Matthew Catling (director) Principal- Elmira Prison Inmate #1/ Escapee
* OUTLAW BIKERS IV- "ANGELS GO GLOBAL", (2010 TV Docu Drama, CANWEST, History, AOL Television, Next Films Inc.), Harvey Crossland (director), Actor- Hells Angels Biker
* THE PACKAGE, (2009 MOVIEOLA, Drama), Humber Productions, Stephen B. Robertson (director), Principal- James Silver, Screenwriting Agent
* BREAK OUT- Season #1, Episode #8 "ESCAPE  TO VAGAS" (2010 TV Docu Drama, Discovery Network, BK 2 Productions Inc.) Jim Nally (director) Actor- Prison Inmate/ Escapee


TALK SHOWS/ VARIETY/ DOCUMENTARIES

* ENTERTAINMENT LIVE with D'ANISE (2016 Entertainment/ Variety) D'Anise Marie (Producer)- Co-Host Himself
   -Season #1, Episode #1
   -Season #1, Episode #2
   -Season #1, Episode #3
   -Season #1, Episode #4
* CANADIAN STAR, (2014 Documentary), Brandon/ Sheldon Ludwig (Ludwing Bros Entertainment/ Don Shal Productions, Producers)- Himself

* ALIEN HUNTERS, - "Simply Taken" (2013 TV Series PILOT/ Documentary), Cream Productions, Charlie Kundallini/ Chris Russak (Producers)- Himself (Featured Guest)
* NAKED NEWS UNCOVERED, (2013 Documentary, SUPERChannel), Breakthrough Films & TV- Focus Group participant
* OUT THERE WITH MELISSA DiMARCO, (2012 National Celebrity Interview show, City TV Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, OMNI1 TV, Fox 29 WUTV Buffalo, OUTTV, PIZZA PIZZA TV), (Season #7, Episode #1: "Desperately Seeking Di Niro.") Out There Productions, Principal (Recurring role)- Melissa's Uncle Gino
* KATIE CHATS: TIFF INTERVIEWS w/ KATIE UHLMANN, (2011 TTN-HD BOSTON, Production Live Online Entertainment), Joanne Uhlmann (producer), Katie Uhlmann (host), Featured Guest
* AUDITION ME.ca, (2011 ROGERS TV, Interview-style show, actors are guests), Rob Toshoff (producer), Steven L. Bird (host)- Featured Guest
* TORONTO JAY Variety Show, (2010 THAT Channel/ THAT Radio, Corporate and Entrepreneur Interview opportunties), ThatMedia Corp., Jay Stoyan/ Sandy Duarte (hosts), Featured Guest


GAME SHOWS:

BOOM BINGO, (2013 Web TV/ Facebook & Google+ App.), The Debono Group Inc., Host- Rocco, Gangster Bingo caller
BOOM BINGO, (2013 Web TV/ Facebook & Google+ App.), The Debono Group Inc., Host- Gino, Chef Bingo caller

* ICE COLD CASH, (2011 TV Trivia Game show- FOOD Network/ Architect Films), Game show Winning Contestant
* YOU BET YOUR ASS, (2006 Game show- COMEDY Network/ Lone Eagle Entertainment), First ever Winning Contestant
* INSIDE THE BOX, (2006 Game show- TV TROPOLIS/ Lone Eagle Entertainment), helped out with the final presentation of it for the folks of Prime Network down at the Rogers Centre plus beforehand as a Game Tester


VOICEOVER:

* DIZZLER: "MASKHERAID", (2012 Animated Feature Film), Amy Lockhart (Animator/ Producer), Amethyst Tinleg Productions, Voiceover (various)- Reporter/ Photographer/ Hecklers.

THEATRE/ STAGE:

* STRIP CLUB DISK JOCKEY, (2012 - Ongoing), Caddy's Strip, 2787 Eglinton St. E. Scarborough, ON
* OFFICE PUB KARAOKE, (2- Years THURS, FRI, SAT)  Toronto, ON, 117 John Street, Karaoke host
* TOUCH MY STEREOTYPE:"A ROAST FOR DAN RAMOS" (Sat, Feb, 18th, 2012 Live on Stage), The Comedy Bar, Toronto, Actor- Andrew Santos, a Mexican-Canadian
* OPEN MIKE NIGHT, (Stand Up gig, Multiple times), Imperial Pub, 54 Dundas Street East, Toronto ON
* PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF DESSERTS, (2011 Comedy TV Pilot pitch - Live @ The Comedy Bar), Zoltan Barabas (Producer), Brigette Talevski (Writer), Principal- Bill Walters, Trucker (friend of the Lead character, Dick Duffy)
* RETRO 80's KARAOKE (Retro 80's Nite, Wednesdays), 2+Years Toronto, ON, The Fox & Fiddle, 280 Bloor Street West, Karaoke host- The Retro Buddha

TV/ COMMERCIALS:

(List of 40 Available upon Request)

PHOTO SHOOTS:

* KROVBLIT, (2011 Photo Shoot), for major Chicago Advertising Agency - Featured Subject
* GO TRANSIT, (2010 Exclusive Mall Media), Promotional work, Print Ad, GO Transit Passenger- Featured Model
* JOSHUA MacDONALD, (2011 Photographic Series) - Featured Subject
* CREATIVE FOOD MARKETING CONCEPTS, "The Marketing Experts" (2011 Photo Shoot, CFM Concepts Image Library), Bill Milne (photographer), Lead- Shop Keeper/ Store Owner
* ANDREW B. MYERS, (2011 Photographic Series), (www.andrewbmyers.com) - Featured Subject


MUSIC VIDEOS:


* M83 - "Do It, Try It" (2016 Music Video), Blink Productions/ Colonel Blimp, Actor- Diner Patron
* $IRE - "Work Sucks" (2016 Music Video), Paper Clique/ $IRE (Producers), Featured- Casino Boss
* TRISHA KAHN - "Customer Service" (2015 Music video), Saint Chris (Producer) Footage Worldwide Inc. Actor- Corporate CEO

* BULKHEAD - "Nail Gun" (2015 Music video/short) ANDREW GRAHAM/ CHRIS MacINTYRE , Jon Hyatt (Producer/ Director), Lead- Louie
* P. REIGN (featuring FRENCH MONTANA) - "Welcome to the Future" (2014 Music video/short film), Footage Worldwide Inc., Saint (producer), Lead- Mob Enforcer
* ALLY SEREDA, - "Bad Self" (2014 Music video/short film), Footage Worldwide Inc., Saint Chris  (Producer), Lead- Comedic Detective
* MISSION, - "Hit Em Up." (2014 Music video) Dynasty Artists (Producers), Principal- Jeweller
* A-GRADE, - "A Little More" (2014 Music video/ short film), Footage Worldwide Inc., Saint (Producer), Lead- A-hole Auto Mechanic Boss

* PETER JACKSON - "I Don't Give a Fuck" (2013 Music Video, Hip Hop Artist) Ryan Ellis (Producer) Lead- Landlord
* RICKY J - "One Drop" , (2012 Music Video, MTV, MUCH MUSIC, The Field Inc. (Production Co.), Jason Aita (Producer), Rome (Director), Featured SOC- Blackjack Dealer
* NATE SKEEZE - "Allergic to Phoniez", (2010 Music Video, Longo Entertainment, Zachary J Longo), Lead- Ace Kushberg, Crooked Talent Agent
* GRIMACE LOVE - "Grimstone", (2010 Music Video, Whole Wheat Brothers Music, Andre Rehal), Featured SOC- "Money Hungry" Business Exec.
* JADE RE - "Not Made For Love", (2010 Music Video, N FIVE Pictures/ Ant Horasanli), Featured SOC- Mafia Godfather


MISCELLANEOUS:

* TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, (2009 Publicity stunt: Elgin Theatre, Sunday, September 13th, 2009), Screening of MICHAEL MOORE's film, "CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY", Actor- Monopoly Banker
* CORPORATE TEAM BUILDING CHALLENGE, (2006 Toronto), with Alan Bishop, Challenge Producer of "SURVIVOR" and "AMAZING RACE." Actor- Gangster


REALITY TV:

* LOOK-A-LIKE, Season 6 Episode 20: "Megan Fox" (2010 Reality TV, TV Guide/ STAR channel/ Fashion Television TV Makeover series), Producer: Moe Kleso, Actor- ROBERT De NIRO impersonation (Audition was taped for television)
* STYLE BY JURY, (2007-10 Reality TV, W-Network/ NBC, Planetworks Inc., Style makeover show), Himself, Recurring Jury member 10 times + Actor- Prison Inmate (Unknown episode)


 
"Watch the best actors and steal from them."
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