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Mitchell Dean

Stunts | Writer | Second Unit or Assistant Director
KNOWN FOR 
Independence Day (1996) | The Fast and the Furious (2001) | The Crow (1994)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 35-45
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Brown (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
180 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Average
VOICE TYPE *
Adjustable
WORK HISTORY *
Film | Theater | Commercial | Industrial | Video Game | Internet | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Stunts | Production | Writing | Directing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/mitchelldean
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (76 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for RobolutionRobolution (TV Series) Blips, Writer  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for Mom's HomeroomMom's Homeroom (TV Series) Writer  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for 2424 (TV Series) Stunts (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for TakenTaken (TV Mini-series) Stunt Performer (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Buffy the Vampire SlayerBuffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) Utility Stunts (2 episodes, 2001–2002), Stunts (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001–2002 3
  • Primary photo for Dark AngelDark Angel (TV Series) Stunt Performer (1 episode, 2000), Utility Stunts (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for AngelAngel (TV Series) Utility Stunts (3 episodes, 1999–2000)  Less 1999–2000 3
    • Darla (Nov 14, 2000) Utility Stunts (uncredited)  Less
    • The Prodigal (Feb 22, 2000) Utility Stunts (uncredited)  Less
    • Sense and Sensitivity (Nov 9, 1999) Utility Stunts (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for CutawayCutaway (TV Movie) Stunt Performer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Nash BridgesNash Bridges (TV Series) Stunt Driver (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Dawson's CreekDawson's Creek (TV Series) Stunts (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: Deep Space NineStar Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) Stunts (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Total Recall 2070Total Recall 2070 (TV Series) Stunt Double (2 episodes, 1999), Stunts (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 2
  • Primary photo for CharmedCharmed (TV Series) Stunts (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for InfernoInferno (TV Movie) Utility Stunts  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The UnspeakableThe Unspeakable (TV Movie) Stunt Performer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Dark SkiesDark Skies (TV Series) Stunts (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Baywatch NightsBaywatch Nights (TV Series) Stunts (3 episodes, 1996–1997)  Less 1996–1997 3
  • Primary photo for Humanoids from the DeepHumanoids from the Deep (TV Movie) Stunt Performer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Kindred: The EmbracedKindred: The Embraced (TV Series) Stunt Double (3 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 3
  • Primary photo for Seaquest DSVSeaquest DSV (TV Series) Utility Stunts (3 episodes, 1995–1996)  Less 1995–1996 3
    • Reunion (Jan 28, 1996) Utility Stunts (uncredited)  Less
    • Chains of Command (Nov 1, 1995) Utility Stunts (uncredited)  Less
    • Meltdown (Jan 8, 1995) Utility Stunts (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Brisco County Jr.The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (TV Series) Stunts (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
    • Stagecoach (Apr 1, 1994) Stunts (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fortune HunterFortune Hunter (TV Series) Stunts (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Married with ChildrenMarried with Children (TV Series) Guy (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for SSQP Interactive WebsiteSSQP Interactive Website (Video Game) Assistant Director, Assistant Producer (game ops), Writer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Protocol 424Protocol 424 (Video Game) Various (voice), Assistant Producer (game ops), Writer (Creator)  Less 2010 $1MM

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • xXx * – Stunts Rob Cohen
  • Blade II * – Stunt Performer Guillermo del Toro
  • The Fast and the Furious * – Stunt Drive (uncredited) Rob Cohen
  • X-Men * – Utility Stunts Bryan Singer
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Way With Hank Haney * – Assistant Director Bruno White Entertainment
  • Top 10 Most Corrosive Places * – Writer Bruno White Entertainment
  • Corrosion Comprehension: Portraying Polymers * – Writer/ Assistant Director Bruno White Entertainment
Video GamesCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Protocol 424 * – Writer, Creative Game Designer U.S. Department of Defense/ Bruno White Entertainment
  • SSQP Interactive Website * – Writer/ Assistant Director Bruno White Entertainment
InternetCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Disney Couture Weddings featuring David Tuterra * – Writer/ Assistand Director Walt Disney Company
  • Corrosion Comprehension: Specifically Ceramics * – Writer/ Assistant Director Bruno White Entertainment

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

TITLE
  • Creative Content Producer *
  • Assistant Director *
  • Writer *

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

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * MITCHELL DEAN
    4037 Crossroads Place, Casselberry, FL 32707 * Tel: (407) 227-8722
    Email: visiontripmedia@gmail.com
    www.visiontripmedia.com

    It’s no longer enough to be great at one thing if you want to make a living as a creative designer; versatility is my middle name and I am fluent in multiple forms of content creation. Here’s what my skill set looks like:
    • Creative Content Designer
    • Creative Director
    • Writer
    • Project Coordination
    • Project Lead
    • Director
    • Producer
    • Show Runner

    I am highly effective within the following media; Brand Synergy, E-Learning, Immersive Project Designs, Transmedia, Television, Film, Virtual Reality, Technical Creative, Social Media, Rich Media, Video Game, Corporate and Commercial.

    Software/ Computer Skills; Articulate Storyline, Word, Xcel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Final Draft, Final Draft AV, Sony Vegas, Movie Magic Budgeter & Scheduler, Daz Studio, Adobe Photoshop
    My resume might seem long, but I have a great deal of experience to share with you!

    I’ve initiated and developed multiple projects for Fortune 500 companies; innovating creative design and overseeing pre-production, production and post production. I’ve been instrumental in ideation, presentation and a wide variety of client creative needs; weighing budgetary concerns, cost effectiveness and creative quality of client projects. Effectively making and implementing decisions on multiple policies driving projects forward. Most importantly, I have been on the forefront of leading rich media, virtual reality, brand synergy, film and television, video games, transmedia and social media; where storytelling is key. I’m instrumental in forecasting and predicting future storytelling technology; offering well thought out solutions.

    CREATIVE DESIGNER & IMMERSIVE STORYTELLER Oct 2007 to Present
    VisionTrip Media Company – Casselberry, FL

    I initiated VisionTrip Media in 2007 to keep developing the large amount of contracting work I was getting; first with Bruno White Entertainment and now with my own Fortune 500 Clientele and government contracts. I currently utilize the company to promote myself and the many projects I have worked on over the course of my career, coordinating, writing, directing and producing for various media. Ultimately I have spearheaded many projects resulting with increases in brand recognition and internet viewership. With each project VTM creates, I am accountable for client satisfaction.

    2016
    o “COUNTRY DAZE” – Camera Operator/ Director/ Executive Producer: I have been instrumental in the ideation of this concept and hiring crew to deliver prolific, exciting and engaging content for this show pilot. I motivated the crew, ensured quality controls and guided crew.
    o “THE INTEL EDGE” – Writer/ Producer: The Intel Edge show is being produced for the Intel Retail Edge Program to optimize recruitment. As one of the producers for this show I executed casting the shows 2 hosts, authored the episodes and Asst. Directed the shooting of each episode. My input initiated the greenlight of the project by Intel and helped make it a reality. I took part in budgeting, planning, casting and production.
    o “CORROSION CITY TOUR” – Writer/ Co-Designer: Developed the ideation of this project for the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh, P.A. Communicated work requests from the client to the design team, keeping them on track, on budget and bringing the project in under deadline.
    o “CORROSION PREVENTION OVERSIGHT KIOSK AT MIAMI SCIENCE CENTER” – Writer/ Co-Designer: This immersive mobile kiosk is being designed for The United States Department of Defense Corrosion Prevention Office and will be housed at the Miami Science Center. I developed the ideation of this project, wrote and developed realistic goals with clients. Utilized project tracking tools (MS Project) to bring the team together and guided milestone expectations.
    o “PROPAGANDA” ONLINE NOVEL – Writer: I authored this novel which is being published one episode every few weeks and looks at a character who becomes a real life Man in Black; working for the government as a Propaganda specialist. This is a work in progress. CLICK HERE FOR A SAMPLE
    2015
    o “THE CHOSEN” – Writer: Authored and published short story available on Nook and Amazon. This is about an alien life form looking to invade the Earth since their planet is dying. Great short with a M. Night Shyamalan twist ending. CLICK HERE FOR AMAZON LINK
    o “THE USS REQUIN EXPERIENCE AT THE CARNEGIE SCIENCE CENTER” – Writer/ Co-Designer: Created and implemented a kiosk experience utilizing multiple forms of rich media. The project focus is on the USS Requin Submarine; one of the first Radar Picket subs of the 6th Fleet. The project is utilizing state of the art experiential media and interactive technology to bring the sub to life. I helped guide this project by coordinating teams and enforcing budget contraints.
    o “PIXEL COMMAND” - Associate Producer/ Lead Writer/ Project Coordinator: This is an interactive, 8bit animated, transmedia movie/ video game. I implemented milestones and communicated expectations with overseas programmers. Project was for the United States Department of Defense and the Marine Corps with Bruno White Entertainment. CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE OPENING
    o “ROBOLUTION” - Writer and Voice Actor: This bold thinking viral internet show about robots engaged in taking over the world and in need of corrosion specific intelligence is rich media produced for the United States Department of Defense. I facilitated the ideation of the show and guided the creative team on budget and on deadline. CLICK HERE TO VIEW EPISODE 2
    2014
    o “BATTLEFIELD RUST” - Writer: I authored this EBook produced in conjunction with the United States Department of Defense and Bruno White Entertainment. A Tech story about corrosion’s effects on the world’s infrastructure. For publication on I-Tunes, Nook & Kindle.
    o “CORROSION COMPREHENSION; AIR, LAND AND SEA” - Associate Producer/ Lead Writer/ Asst. Director: This project featured LeVar Burton and was produced with Bruno White Entertainment. The video is the 4th in the series I worked on where I mobilized a large crew, orchestrated green screen set up and handled Assistant Director. I was also the technical writer on this project, assimilating information from SME’s and arranging it into creative design.
    2013
    o “SHADOWGLADE” - Executive Producer/ Show Creator/ 2nd Unit Director: Developed the shows Meta Story, flow and cohesion. Charted the course of the pilot shoot for a crew of over fifty and expedited the development of the presentation package for multi-network delivery. Also shared significant responsibility in the final edit. Made sure the project met budget constraints, was completed on time and all location partners communicated with the production coordinators. HERE’S A LOOK AT SOME SCENES.
    o “TREASURE COAST” – Screenwriter: I took the lead on the full re-write of this screenplay for Burt Reynolds which he planned on executive producing. This included a full re-design of plot points and character development.
    o “HOW TO DO FLORIDA” - Segment Producer: During the 2013 season I took care of creative, script writing and rough edit of segment deliverables.
    o “GLENN WILDER: LOOKING UP WHILE FALLING DOWN” - Published Author: Wrote and conceptualized this novels entire layout and story design. Being published by Bear Manor Media in 2016. Will be available at all major outlets. CLICK HERE TO READ CHAPTER 1
    o “UNSUNG HEROES” - Director/ Editor and Executive Producer: I took a small crew working with the Canon 5 and 7D, as well as responsibility for final edit on Sony Vegas Pro. Brought this project in under budget and within deadline. I also managed production coordination with cast, crew and locations. Spearheaded the inclusion of this award winning short to many Film Festival’s during the 2012 season. VIEWABLE HERE
    o “NATIONAL SPORTS RECRUITMENT NETWORK” - Senior Copywriter: Constructed all the content found on the company’s website, as well as press releases, sales pitches and internal creative development.
    o “UNVEILED” - Ghost Author: Wrote novel about the parallel between bible verse and science; as it relates to how the universe works. GIVE IT A READ HERE
    o “PLANET FITNESS” – Screenwriter: Wrote multiple exercise and fitness DVD’s/ Blu-rays with National distribution for this popular fitness company. Also handled rich media content.

    ASST. CREATIVE DIRECTOR/ HEAD WRITER Oct 2007 to Jan 2011
    Bruno White Entertainment – Kissimmee, Florida

    I contracted with this company, being brought in to assist the Creative Director; Write, Design, Project Coordinate a video game for the United States Department of Defense. My contract was quickly extended to include media development as a Freelance Writer on multiple-platforms for a long list of Fortune 500 clientele. I designed and implemented ideation for engaging content, research & development and technical screenwriting for a large number of Department of Defense projects Bruno White was contracted on. I was also Assistant Director on multiple projects. Communicating with cast and crew; coordinating with graphic and programming teams; delivering projects on time and well within budget.

    2011
    o “INTERACTIVE WEBSITE; SPECS, STANDARDS AND QUALIFICATION PROCESS” Project Coordinator/ Writer/ Asst. Director: This award winning project was created for the U.S. DoD. This included scripting technical aspects of the process from SME’s and merging with creative design. I was also the Asst. Director on green screen studio shoot with medium sized crew. Also as Project Coordinator I spearheaded cross-functional initiatives to achieve project synergy. We utilized website construction using MS Project, communicated with programmers and graphic designers for asset delivery, made sure project was done on time and under budget. VIEW ON THE U.S. DoD WEBSITE
    o “SSQP (DoD Specs, Standards and Qualification Process)” - Writer/ Assistant Director: I wrote and assistant directed this webisode created for the U.S. DoD. I implemented scripting with Final Draft AV, took technical aspects from Subject Matter Expert’s (SME’s) combining with creative and assisted with large crew shooting on location. VIEW HERE ON VIMEO NOT HD.
    o “LUMINESS AIR INFOMERCIAL” – Screenwriter: I wrote the script for this infomercial which aired in National Markets and presented a new make-up applicator designed by the company.
    o “HEO/ ILLUMINATIONS” – Screenwriter: I wrote the script for this Disney Event Group Corporate video. Was solely responsible for re-writes made to the shooting script and final delivery.
    o “DISNEY IMAGINEERING INTERNAL VIDEO” – Screenwriter: I was the screenwriter on this project showcasing Disney Imagineering’s multiple accomplishments. This was an internal project within Disney and drew great praise. YOU CAN READ THE SCRIPT HERE
    o “MOST CORROSIVE PLACES IN THE UNITED STATES” – Screenwriter: I wrote this award winning project which was produced in conjunction with the U.S DoD. Told the story of the top 10 worst places for corrosion to develop. Was originally developed for Discovery Channel but never aired. I communicated facts and consulted with SME’s before writing script.
    o “THE WAY WITH HANK HANEY” - Writer/ Asst. Director: This Pilot was developed for The Golf Channel. I helped take the project script to screen and took charge as Assistant Director on shoot utilizing one large and two smaller crews shooting in multiple locations on the same golf course at the same time.
    2007 to 2010
    o “BRUNO WHITE FOODS” – Writer: I wrote and designed this corporate press release and sales package for Bruno White Foods and Caramel Flame Crunch. Developed the voice and brand for their products online as well as during the launch.
    o “UNLOCK XBOX” – Writer: I was the writer on this major treatment/ presentation package for a reality show co-produced with Microsoft and Xbox Live.
    o “THE CPAT WORKSHOP” - Screenwriter/ Asst. Director: A fast learner for the DoD CPAT strategies leading the design and development for ideation of this award winning project. Managed deadline for this large crew and tremendous amount of green screen, I was responsible for delivering on creative as well as managing government, graphic and editorial assets utilizing MS Project. I coordinated communication with all departments from development, pre-production, production, post edits and assets for green screen. VIEW HERE
    o “SPRINT VIRAL CAMPAIGNS” – Screenwriter: I was the screenwriter for multiple rich media/ internet campaigns utilized to promote the Sprint brand online.
    o “COMMERCIAL DIVING ACADEMY” – Screenwriter: Wrote this pilot episode for a show about this company which teaches its students about diving on oil rigs and various other dangerous underwater locations as a career.
    o “CORONADO RESORT/ WALT DISNEY IMAGINEERING LOS ANGELES” – Screenwriter: Wrote this Disney Company project discussing the large part Imagineering played in developing the Coronado Resort feature concept. Did a major re-write of old script and was responsible for final shooting script delivery. CLICK HERE TO GIVE THE SCRIPT A READ
    o “MOM’S HOMEROOM” - Screenwriter/ Segment Director: I worked on Season One and Two of this incredibly popular and award winning web series. I developed and directed strategy for content development which assisted this show, produced in conjunction with MSN and sponsored by Kellogg’s Mini Wheats, to run for 48 Episodes within the two seasons with a seventy percent watch rate (Forty percent higher than average) and 72 million unique viewers. I was the Lead Staff Writer for all of the first two seasons and Segment Director on ancillary video segments. VIEW FOOTAGE HERE READ ARTICLE HERE
    o “CORROSION COMPREHENSION SERIES” - Screenwriter/ Asst. Director: I was one of the leaders on 5 video’s for the award winning series, spanning almost 8 years and featuring Levar Burton (Star Trek: TNG). I wrote and assistant directed; The Pervasive Menace, Portraying Polymers, Specifically Ceramics and Corrosion Comprehension: Land, Sea and Air. These were produced for the U.S. DoD. I assisted with developing the vision for this project by meeting with and coordinating tech info from Subject Matter Expert’s to be combined with creative within the screenplays. Was instrumental in delivering project on time by coordinating assets for green screen shots and Asst. Directing medium crews on each project. VIEW ON THE DoD WEBPAGE
    o “PROTOCOL 424” - Video Game Designer/ Video Game Writer/ Project Coordinator: Wore multiple hats on this browser based game for the U.S. DoD. As designer I was one of the leaders in charge of working out level play through while also working in tech info provided by SME’s. As coordinator I had three programmers and two graphic designers working full time on level design, graphic assets and programming. Script was designed with multiple parts and branches dependent upon decisions players made. Coordinated assets with programmers and graphic designers, while also responsible for quality control. PLAYABLE HERE
    o “MULTIPLE GOVERNMENT WEBISODES” - Screenwriter/ Asst. Director: I wrote and co-directed multiple webisodes for the U.S. DoD: Corrosion Prevention and Control; Overview 10, U.S.C. 2228, DoD Instruction 5000.67. SOME ARE VIEWABLE HERE
    o “DAVID TUTERA’S DISNEY FAIRY TALE WEDDINGS” - Screenwriter/ Asst. Director: I worked on these videos for this Disney World Wedding Product Line. Assistant on location shoots presenting Mr. Tuterra and helped provide a voice for the branding of various looks he designed. VIEW THE INTRO and VIEW THE PROMO

    WRITER & SCREENWRITER May 1992 to Oct 2007
    Freelance – International

    I was the writer on multiple screenplays while working as a stunt person between 1992 and 2007. Here are a few of my accomplishments; I facilitated the sale of a story idea to the show Buffy the Vampire Slayer; created and sold a spec script to Star Trek Voyager; researched, developed and sold a spec script called “A Reason To Die,” to a major production company and another called “Miami Kills Me,” to a major game company. Besides those I also developed and wrote 7 other scripts. Here are a few other projects I worked on.
    o Screenwriter/ Director on music video for the band Gargamel.
    o Screenwriter/ Director on music video for the band Tuff Luk.
    o Writer/ Director on web series Surf Nation.
    o Screenwriter/ Director on web series We All Fear….
    o Screenwriter/ Director on Darrin’s Dance Grooves.

    STUNT PERSON/ 2ND UNIT DIRECTOR May 1992 to Aug 2003
    Freelance - International

    I was launched off the top of a Ferris wheel to begin my professional stunt career in projects ranging from independent to big budget event films and television shows. Achieved working on over 60 projects and was unofficially mentored by some of the biggest names in the industry; Steven Spielberg, John Woo, Guillermo Del Torro, Michael Bay, James Cameron, Joel Silver and Richard Donner. Training was by living for multiple days and weeks on set with these talented individuals. Gave new meaning to, “real world education!”

    For more information please feel free to visit my IMDB page!

    NYU Tish School of the Arts: 9/1993 to 12/1998 Masters of Fine Arts Dramatic Writing
    University of Florida: 8/1990 to 12/1992 Bachelors of Science in Journalism
    Borough of Manhattan Community: 1/1989 to 6/1990 Associates
    Palm Beach Junior College: 8/1988 to 12/1988 No Degree Earned

    Letters of recommendation are available upon request; as are more references.

    Shane Lord: Creative Director at Bruno White Entertainment
    Tel: 407.352.5555 (Ext.321) Email: shane@brunowhite.com
    Salvatore Verini: Owner at Jerico Pictures
    Tel: 561.251.1959 Email: productions@jericopictures.com Attn: Salvatore Verini
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