Cristian Saliadarre

Actor | Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
No Country Without Horses (2019) | Candy (2006) | The Informant (2008)
NICKNAME  
KIC
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 30-45
GUILDS *
MEAA
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Mixed
HAIR *
Brown (Short)
EYES *
Hazel
WEIGHT *
170 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
WORK HISTORY *
Theater | Film | Television | Radio | Music Video | Voice Over  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Producing | Directing | Casting | Writing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
AU (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (10 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for BeutifallBeutifall Andy, Poster Design, Executive Producer, Writer (screenplay), Writer (story), Writer  Less Script
  • Primary photo for Cronicas De Un Mundo Sin MalCronicas De Un Mundo Sin Mal Catequil, Creative Executive, Writer (characters), Writer (story)  Less Pitch
  • Primary photo for How to Survive in BadgallyHow to Survive in Badgally Writer  Less Treatment
  • Primary photo for I Am HumanI Am Human Imran Fahkoury, Producer, Writer  Less Pitch
  • Primary photo for TaripaypachaTaripaypacha Jorge Levin, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for The PromiseThe Promise Eduardo  Less £5MM Pitch
  • Primary photo for The Superstring Opus of Angelus MortisThe Superstring Opus of Angelus Mortis Johnthan Cohen, Writer (creator), Writer (story), Writer  Less Treatment
  • Primary photo for No Country Without HorsesNo Country Without Horses Quique, Music Supervisor, Creative Producer, Writer (original story), Writer (screenplay), Writer (script), Writer  Less 2019 AUD 3MM Script
  • Primary photo for I'm a DreamerI'm a Dreamer Cris, Writer  Less 2018 Treatment
  • Primary photo for La Larga PolemicaLa Larga Polemica Gato, Writer  Less 2018 Pitch
Past Film & Video (8 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Cristian: Weight of the WorldCristian: Weight of the World (Short) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less 2018 AUD 350
  • Primary photo for Cristian Saliadarre: I'm a DreamerCristian Saliadarre: I'm a Dreamer (Short) Guardian Angel, Director, Supervising Editor, Executive Producer, Producer, Writer  Less 2016 AUD 500
  • Primary photo for CandyCandy Little Angelo (as Cristian Castillo)  Less 2006 $45K / —
  • Primary photo for Vampire AssassinVampire Assassin (Video) Hit Man (as Christian Milano)  Less 2005 $1.5MM
  • Primary photo for King RikkiKing Rikki Gang member (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Welcome to Death RowWelcome to Death Row (Video) Voice Artist  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Dead to the WorldDead to the World Young member of Manny's gang (uncredited)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for TaripaypachaTaripaypacha (Short) Jorge Levin, Casting Director, Director, Creative Executive, Development Executive, Producer, Production Manager, Writer (characters), Writer (original screenplay), Writer (screenplay), Writer (story), Writer  Less
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Cut N' Dry Talent TVCut N' Dry Talent TV (TV Series) Performer - Music Video (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Episode #4.1 (Jan 5, 2017) Performer - Music Video (as Evoluzion)  Less
  • Primary photo for East West 101East West 101 (TV Series) Angelis (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for RakeRake (TV Series) Manos (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for The InformantThe Informant (TV Movie) Paolo Mascalla (as Cristian Castillo)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for America's Most WantedAmerica's Most Wanted (TV Series) Criminal / Suspect / Homeless youth (4 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000–2002 4
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  • Primary photo for Home and AwayHome and Away (TV Series) Patron (2 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 2
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Gangs of OzGangs of Oz (TV Series) Nuchimov (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • In from the Cold (Sep 10, 2009) Nuchimov (as Cristian Castillo)  Less

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Powerball (2018) * – Photographer Photoplay Films/Y & R Group House/Lance Kellehr
  • From Dusk Till Dawn (Agency 30) * – Muscle Car Driver Film Graphics/Sophia Banks
MusicCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Weight Of the World (Music VIdeo) * – Singer/Artist Evoluzionary Films/Sync Creative/Faiyaz Gazi
  • I'm a Dreamer (music video) * – Singer/Artist Evoluzionary Films/Cristian Saliadarre
  • I Believe in Me (Music Video) * – Singer/Artist Evoluzionary Films/Cristian Saliadarre
  • Changes (Music Video) * – Singer/Artist JJ Splice Films/Dean Francis
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Candy (2006) * – Little Angelo Neil Armfield
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Rake (2010) * – Manos Rachel Ward
  • The Informant (2008) * – Mascalla ScreenTime Aus/Peter Andrikidis
  • East West 101, Ep: #3.3 'Jerusalem' (2011) * – Angelis Knapman & Wyld/Peter Andrikidis

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Fairvale High * – Year 12 1992 Fairfield West, NSW
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Jerimiah Comey The Art Of Film Acting * – On Camera Film Acting, Jerimiah Comey 2001 Hollywood, California 90028
  • The Actor's Pulse * – Meisner Technique, Billy Millionis 2003 Redfern, NSW
  • Larry Moore-Kelly Academy of Arts * – Method/Stanivslaski/Chekov, Phyllis Kelly 2001 North Hollywood, California
  • Prime Time Actors Studio * – On Camera Techniques 2000 Hollywood, California

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • The AMG Corp-Mark.S.Berry * – Music Consultant +1-416-340-9111

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Writer *
  • Director *
  • Writer *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

Biography
  • * Began his professional career as an actor, Cristian’s film debut came in 1990 when he was only 14 years old in an Australian independent titled ‘Dead to the World’, by Huzzah Productions and directed by Ross Gibson which also saw the likes of fellow Australian Actor Noah Taylor.
    Shortly after that same year, Cristian pursued a music career as a recording artist and was signed to independent label ‘Dis n Dat’ Records in Sydney.
    He made his debut at ‘Kinselas’ and due to that show, he was chosen as the opening act for ‘MC Hammer’ in his ‘Please Hammer Don’t Hurt Em’ world tour.
    In 1991, Cristian (a.k.a. KIC), was signed by A & R executive John Watson (Silverchair), to a major-world wide recording contract with SONY / COLUMBIA.
    Two singles were released nationally and abroad, including ‘Bring Me On’ & ‘The Right Way’, which became instant hits in Australia and reached the top ten singles charts in Hong Kong and Singapore in 1993 making him a fully fledged international recording artist.
    Cristian instantly became a commercial success and appearing on various TV shows such as ‘MTV’, ‘Rage’, ‘Video Smash Hits’,and the singles were played on heavy rotation on ‘2 Day FM’.  In addition, appearing in major Australian and international magazines such as ‘Rolling Stone’, ‘Smash Hits’, ‘The Bush Telegraph’ and ‘Gente’ (Argentina).
    In 1996, after his son Jamel Cristian Saliadarre was born in Queensland,Australia, Cristian re-located to New Bedford, Massachusetts to record an album with close friend and producer, Kevin Antunes (New Kids, Mark Walberg, Nsync).
    In 1997, Cristian moved to Hollywood to work closely with producers such as Young MC (‘Bust A Move’) and Tommy Coster Jnr (Eminem), Cristian recorded various songs and in 2000 he was offered a lead role on a U.S drama called ‘Roadshow’ (Warner Bros/Viacom Productions), as the role of ‘Stlyz’- an ex-con turned undercover cop.
    This was followed by various independent films and a major commercial for the 2002 World Cup Soccer as a Colombian Drug Lord for Fox Sports which was aired in the U.S and internationally.
    Cristian stayed in Los Angeles to pursue an acting career,and becoming a student of The Method-stanisvlasky and Checov. He also attended various acting schools such as ‘Prime Time Actor’s Studio’ in Hollywood, Larry More Kelly’s  Performing Arts Academy in Los Angeles,  and the film acting school on Hollywood and Vine in the heart of Hollywood known as ‘The Art Of Film Acting’ taught by Jerimiah Comey for 3 years, where he began to  develop a strong foundation to his acting method.
    In 2003 he moved back to Sydney.In 2005, Cristian lands a cameo role in the feature film ‘Candy’ as ‘Little Angelo’, alongside Academy Award Nominee, the late Heath Ledger.
    This brief cameo gives Cristian a major credit and reputation as a serious method actor.    
    For the next two years Cristian becomes known within the Australian film and television industry and gains a major role in a channel 10,  world premiere tele-movie,  ‘The Informant’(2008), directed by Peter Andrikidis and produced by ScreenTime Australia,  where Cristian was cast  as ‘Mascalla’ followed by the role of 'Nuchimov', a Russain criminal in the Channel 7 series, 'Gangs of Oz' directed by Katie Hides and produced by Eyeworks International  (Australia). In 2010, Cristian was cast in the  ABC drama, 'RAKE' as the role of 'Manos' alongside and All-Star cast, Richard Roxbourgh, Noah Taylor, Sam Neil, Hog Weaving, Matt Day and directed by Rachel Ward and Jeffrey Walker.  First episode to air on ABC November 2010. In 2011 Cristian was cast in the final season of Australia's hit drama East West 101 alongside Don Hany and Susie Porter.
    2014 Cristian Writes,produces and Stars in a controversial and confronting short film about spiritual trancendence and higher consciousness which opens a door of new creativeness that catapaults him towards writing his own features films about the complexities of the human condition, the environment and current world issues, including a film called ' I AM HUMAN' that deals with the struggles of boat people whomare forced to illegally enter Australia, and his current film called ' CRONICAS DE UN MUNDO SIN MAL ( Chronicles of A World without Evil')... with the hopes it will send a message of change in self and the preservation of the forests and jungles of South America and stop the displacement of the indigenous population and and end to deforestation.
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