Jack Venturo

Producer | Director | Editor
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KNOWN FOR 
Toy Geeks: Behind the Counter (2017) | Akasta: The Salvation of Thra (2016) | The Death of Tempo (2010)
AWARDS 
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NICKNAME  
Jacky
BORN 
Jan 9, 1981 (age 36)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
GUILDS *
Non-Union | LA Guild of Puppetry
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Latin/Hispanic
HAIR *
Brown (Bald)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
188 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Average
VOICE TYPE *
Tenor | Alto | Soprano
ATHLETICS *
Swimming | Cycling
ACCENTS *
Southern | Scottish | British | Mexican | Cockney | New York (Bronx) | Cajun | Puerto Rican | Middle Eastern | German | Spanish | French | Italian | Russian | Texan  Less
LANGUAGES *
Spanish
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Industrial | Film | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Wardrobe | Art Department | Special Effects | Directing | Camera Operation | Editing | Set Operation | Casting | Writing | Transportation | Producing | Acting | Costumes | Sound | Props | Cinematography | Production  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/jackventuro
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (6 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Darkk StorageDarkk Storage (Short) Associate Producer  Less $4K Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Akasta: The Salvation of ThraAkasta: The Salvation of Thra (Short) Narrator / Chamberlain / Akasta / Throngk, Director, Editor, Puppeteer, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The DateThe Date (Short) Cinematographer, Director, Puppeteer, Producer, Writer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Death of TempoThe Death of Tempo (Short) Art Director, Camera Operator, Casting Director, Cinematographer, Director, Editor, Executive Producer, Producer, Sound Editor, Sound Mixer, Writer  Less 2010 $2K
  • Primary photo for Bollywood to HollywoodBollywood to Hollywood (Video) Still Photographer, Cinematographer, Co-Editor, Boom Operator  Less 2009 $10K
  • Primary photo for RulesRules Photographer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Love Is the DrugLove Is the Drug Associate Producer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for SawSaw Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less 2004 $1.2MM $56MM
  • Primary photo for The MajesticThe Majestic Art Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less 2001 $72MM $28MM
  • Primary photo for Bubble BoyBubble Boy Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less 2001 $13MM $5MM
  • Primary photo for Scary Movie 2Scary Movie 2 Art Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less 2001 $45MM $71MM
Past Television (14 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Toy Geeks: Behind the CounterToy Geeks: Behind the Counter (TV Series) Director ( 40 episodes, 2017 ) , Executive Producer ( 40 episodes, 2017 ) , Editor ( 38 episodes, 2017 ) , Chester Pepper / Himself - Host / Himself / Himself - Host - Chester Pepper ( 38 episodes, 2017 ) , Writer ( 27 episodes, 2017 ) , Puppeteer ( 4 episodes, 2017 ) , Chester Pepper / Host / Self ( 2 episodes, 2017 ) , Camera Operator ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 40
    • KhaThuhLooh! (Oct 17, 2017) Himself - Host, Director, Editor, Executive Producer  Less
    • Wonderfully Random (Oct 10, 2017) Himself / Chester Pepper, Director, Editor, Puppeteer, Executive Producer  Less
    • Eat Meat (Oct 3, 2017) Himself - Host, Director, Editor, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Tsum Tsum KingdomTsum Tsum Kingdom (TV Series) Various Tsum Tsums ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Puppeteer ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The SanctumThe Sanctum (TV Series) Still Photographer ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Daniel (Nov 10, 2009) Still Photographer  Less
  • Primary photo for Robot ChickenRobot Chicken (TV Series) Set Intern ( 21 episodes, 2006–2008 ) , Art Department Intern ( 13 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2006–2008 21
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  • Primary photo for Sporkula & BongensteinSporkula & Bongenstein (TV Movie) Props  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Moral OrelMoral Orel (TV Series) Props Intern ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Robot Chicken: Star WarsRobot Chicken: Star Wars (TV Short) Set Intern  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Desperate HousewivesDesperate Housewives (TV Series) Baby Wrangler ( 1 episode, 2004 ) , Production Assistant ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Pilot (Oct 3, 2004) Baby Wrangler (uncredited), Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for General HospitalGeneral Hospital (TV Series) Baby Wrangler ( 5 episodes, 2004 ) , Production Assistant ( 5 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 5
    • Episode #1.10561 (2004) Baby Wrangler (uncredited), Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.10550 (Jun 9, 2004) Baby Wrangler (uncredited), Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.10545 (Jun 2, 2004) Baby Wrangler (uncredited), Production Assistant (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Blue LightThe Blue Light (TV Movie) Associate Producer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Weakest LinkThe Weakest Link (TV Series) Casting Director ( 8 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 8
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  • Primary photo for The Man ShowThe Man Show (TV Series) Casting Director ( 3 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for El tribunal del puebloEl tribunal del pueblo (TV Series) Pedro Mendez (2001)  Less 2001– 
  • Primary photo for The Home Shopping ClubThe Home Shopping Club (TV Series) Camera Operator  Less 1985– 
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Toy Geeks: Behind the CounterToy Geeks: Behind the Counter (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself / Chester Pepper / Himself - Host - Chester Pepper ( 38 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The X-Files: Syndicate Control * – Writer (Spec) FOX
InfomercialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • America's Store * – Hand Model HSN
IndustrialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • America's Store * – Floor Director/Camera Operator HSN
  • HSN En Espanol * – Set Coordinator HSN
PrintCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Movie Maker Magazine * – Featured (L.A Stories) Spring 2005 Issue

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Antelope Valley Adult School * – High School Diploma 2015 Lancaster, CA
  • Pinellas County Center for the Arts (P.C.C.A) * – Major: Visual Arts 2000 St. Petersburg, FL
  • Gibbs High School * – Certificate of Completion 2000 St. Petersburg, FL
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Jim Henson Company * – Rod Puppets, Hand Puppets, Improv Puppetry, Allan Trautman, Patrick Bristow, Kevin Clash 2015 Hollywood, CA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • The Jim Henson Company * – Dark Crystal Fan Film Competition – #2 RUNNER UP WINNER 2016
  • The 10 Squared Film Festival: Fullerton * – 1st Place Jury Award & Best Picture - 1st Place People's Choice. 2010
  • The Crystal Palace International Film Festival: London * – Transmitter Award Finalist 2010
  • The 2003 Circle of Excellence Film Festival Awards * – Dark Crystal Fan Film Competition – #2 RUNNER UP WINNER 2016

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

TITLE
  • Puppeteer *
  • Director *
  • Writer *
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