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Nelson Ascencio

Writer | Actor | Director
KNOWN FOR 
MADtv (1995–2009) | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) | The Hunger Games (2012)
AKA 
Nelson Lesmo
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG
ACCENTS *
Southern | New York (Brooklyn) | Puerto Rican | Mexican | Spanish | Cuban, Character Voices  Less
DANCE *
Salsa
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Imperfect UnionImperfect Union (TV Movie) Worker #1  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Curb Your EnthusiasmCurb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) Room Service Waiter (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Birds of PreyBirds of Prey (TV Series) Craig Finn (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Reunion (Jan 8, 2003) Craig Finn  Less
  • Primary photo for MADtvMADtv (TV Series) Writer (50 episodes, 1999–2001), Various (31 episodes, 1999–2001)  Less 1999–2001 50
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  • Primary photo for Party GirlParty Girl (TV Series) Man (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Larry Sanders ShowThe Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) Xavier The Burglar (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
    • The Stalker (Jun 16, 1993) Xavier The Burglar (as Nelson Lesmo)  Less
  • Primary photo for Gabriel's FireGabriel's Fire (TV Series) Kid (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for On the Set W Jasper ColeOn the Set W Jasper Cole (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Click on ThisClick on This (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Rendez-ViewRendez-View (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for MKP Celebrity TalkMKP Celebrity Talk (TV Series) Himself - Guest  Less 2010–  CAD 1K

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Hunger Games:Catching Fire * – Flavius Francis Lawrence
  • The Hunger Games * – Flavius Gary Ross
  • Mucho Dinero * – Mateo Blake Freeman
  • Paul * – Jorge Greg Mottola
  • Boys On The Side * – Miguel Herbert Ross
  • The Island * – Operator Michael Bay
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Holavision * – Ensemble Nelson Ascencio
  • Imperfect Union * – Joe Eric McCormick
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm * – Room Service Waiter Robert Weide
  • Birds Of Prey * – Craig Finn Chris Long
  • MadTV * – Ensemble/Series Regular Various
  • Party Girl * – Vendor Michael Lembeck
  • The Larry Sanders Show * – Xavier Todd Holland
  • Gabriel's Fire * – Kid Robert Lieberman
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Bob's Holiday Office Party * – Elwin Bewee Pico Playhouse
  • Alien The Family * – Professor Bizamzibot Sci-Fi Theatre Festival
  • The Sunday Show * – Sketch/Ensemble The Groundlings Theatre
  • No Concept * – Sketch/Ensemble Improv Theatre
  • Unsafe Sketch * – sketch/Ensemble Improv Theatre

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Atlantic Theatre Co. * Neil Pepe, Todd Thaler 2014 New York City
  • Victor Villar-Hauser * – Scene Study, Victor Villar-Hauser Los Angeles
  • David Dean Botrell * – Scene Study, David Dean Botrell Los Angeles
  • Groundlings Theatre * – Sketch, Writing, Improvisation, Melanie Graham, Mindy Sterling, Kathy Shambling Los Angeles, CA
  • American Academy of Dramatic Arts * – Acting New York, New York
  • HB Studios * – Scene Study, William Hickey New York, New York
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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