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I am tryig to produce a sit com I wrote titled 9th WEST : it is about a Christian a Muslim and a Jew stuck in a Chicago psych ward , and trying to solve the Middle East puzzle. i want to play a role in it as well. I am currently taking a an Adobe special effects course and will be taking film production software courses for the next two years with LIMSA ( REEL PEOPLE).
my resume :
Nazem Kamel Elmasri (NED MASRI)
Newark CA. USA
AFTRA# 177176 ( Expired)
Actor’s Equity Audition Card # A3315 ( Expired)
Eyes : Brown
Weight : 185 lbs
OBJECTIVE : To join a production company that I can build a long term professional relationship with , to perform with and to help me find , cast and crew , co-producers, financing etc…to produce a sit com pilot that I wrote , as well as future projects that the company may recommend, my screenplays, as well as help me launch OXI MEDIA (first link at the end of this resume).
THE HARD REALITY a prime sit com . Pilot is ready ,currently writing second episode.
An English/Japanese comedy show to be performed in major hotels in Guam.
Code Named Blue Cedar a feature length spy thriller.
A Sober outcome, a feature length spy thriller.
Agent At large a feature length sp[y thriller with a contract with TSA Screenplay agency,
The Green Crusader a TV series treatment.
9th WEST a rated R sit com pilot.
Y Salaam the rated PG version of 9th WEST.
RAAD a feature length work in progress based on a Shakespeare play.
IMPROVISATIONAL THEATRE :
09/2015-04/2016 Theatre In the Valley Improv class and show.
06/1988-10/1998 THE NED SHOW…an improv show that I performed at the Espresso Bar in Pasadena CA as well as other coffee houses in LA county.
08/1990-11/1990 The Ventura Studio , Studio City CA improv Group.
08-09/2015 Murder at Howard Johnson’s Theatre in the Valley Henderson NV Director
06/2000 – 08/ 2000 Hilo Community Players Hilo, HI.Titus Andronicus Roman citizen, Tribune,
10/ 2000 See How They Run Directed by : Kathy Mcphearson The Man.
09/12/ 1994 The Tiger turned pink (children’s theater) Hunter, written, produced and directed by Angela Randazo
06/-09 1994 Night in Casablanca Ugarte, Port Royal productions Long Beach CA Directed by Baron Mosely.
04-06 1993 Oasis in Manhattan Khalifa (Understudy) the Venture theater Burbank CA Directed by and starring the late Vic Tayback.
11/1986 – 08/ 1992 The Royal Hollywood Shakespeare Company, produced and directed By Gregory Lansing. Co-producer, PR man, also playing the following roles: Richard III Act 1 Scene 1, oration to his army, the nightmare Scene.
Hamlet : To be or not to be...and Ghost Henry V Chorus
Julius Caesar Soothsayer, Casca, Decius, Mettelus Cimber, Lucius, Cinna the poet. Macbeth Act 1 scene 1, 3 Witches, and the dagger scene.
Othello Act 1 Scene 1 Iago Caligula Tribune, Praetorian guard.
1999 Hilo Hi Community Players Titus Andronicus Pretorian Guard.
1999 See how They run : The Man Directed by Kathy McFearson
04/ 85 – 08/ 86 the Magnolia Playhouse North Hollywood CA . Steve Oakley Producer/ director.. Hostages in the terrorist zone, (a musical) Ahmed the terrorist.
OTHER WRITING EXPERIENCE :
2004 The Ghost Of Lebanon a self published books of poetry.here is the link :
The Attic a collection of short stories intended for a Disney Production.
An Indian Odessy A novel still in progress.
STANDUP COMEDY/SHOW HOSTING:
Currently writing and rehearsing an English/Japanese show that I will be performing in major hotels here in Guam.
1975-76 ElMreijat Café : ElMreijat Bekaa Lebabnon English tutor standup comic show host.
1978-1979 Vahe’s Armenian restaurant West Hollywood California’s Talent show producer/host /comedian.
1980 – 1981 San Jose California street performer/ comedian.
1981-1982 Casa De Gloria Zipolite Oaxaca Mexico . English , and acting tutor /show producer/host comedian.
1982-1984 King Creole Poerto Angel Mexico : English, acting tutor, show producer/ host comedian.
1984-1985 show producer comedian Holloman Air Force Base New Mexico.
1996-1998 Casablanca restaurant/nightclub Hollywood California : Belly dancing show producer/director/host /comedian.
1991-1995 The Espresso Bar Pasadena California: poetry writing, reading, standup comedian.
1995-1997 Club 92 Nicosia Cyprus : Comedian / show host.
Certified public access television producer at Olelo Commnity Television Waipahu and Waianae Hawaii. Produced public service announcements, PR videos, Lectures on Arabic Music videos, Shakespearean educational tapes.
Community access channels 17 and 21 Santa Barbara CA ,
for the following shows: View at your own risk : Camera man Oscar Gutierrez director.
Third world news. Camera man Beth Anderson host/producer