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Rick Rizzo

Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Born in June | America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (1988) | Dark Radio
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 45-55
GUILDS *
SAG-AFTRA
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Mixed
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Short)
EYES *
Blue
WEIGHT *
205 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Average
VOICE TYPE *
Soprano | Baritone | Tenor | Alto  Less
ATHLETICS *
Swimming | Golf
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Film | Radio | Theater | Commercial | Industrial | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Writing | Editing | Acting | Directing | Producing  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/rickrizzo
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

Filmography Filter

Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for America's Most WantedAmerica's Most Wanted (TV Series) Officer Jose Torres (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Spenser: For HireSpenser: For Hire (TV Series) Boston Cop (5 episodes, 1985–1986)  Less 1985–1986 5
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Smoke Eaters * – Director Indp Film
  • Hanky Panky * – Undertaker/ Day Player Columbia Pictures
  • Dark Radio * – Assistant Producer Blue Gate Films
  • Sadona Sage * – Associate Producer Stelaris Ent.
  • Born In June * – Associate Producer Stelaris Ent.
  • Out Witting the Devil * – Producer Stelaris Ent.
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Fast & Loud * – Producer/ Director Richard Rawlings Indp.
  • Drag Queen Vegas * – Supervising Producer 2b Productions
  • Sin City Coroner * – Exec Producer/ Director Wren Prod & 2Bc Prod. Sizzle
  • CHOP COPS LVMPD Air Support * – Exec Producer/ Director/ Writer Wren Productions
  • The MO Show * – Cameraman P&L Prod.
  • Vegas Divorce Chapel * – Filed Producer P&L Indp Sizzle
  • Vegas First Family * – Cameraman P&L Indp Sizzle
  • WRHS-TV NEWS * – Producer/ Director Boston Cable TV
  • Second Chance * – Ralph/ Lead Indp Prod. Boston
  • Americas Most Wanted * – Officer Torres/ Lead FOX
  • Millers Court * – Punk Frank/ day player WCVB-TV
  • Spencer for Hire * – Bartender/ Day Player Warner Bros
  • Billy Galvin * – Bar Mate/ Day Player WGBH-TV PBS
  • The Great 4th of July * – Army Sgt. WGBH-TV PBS
CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • CVS * – Johnny Danger/ Lead Indp Prod Co for CVS
  • Boston Bank * – Football Hero/ Lead Indp Com Co.
  • Kruwellavator * – 1st AD Denizen Productions
InfomercialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • TAY * – Field Producer 2bc Prod.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield * – Manager/ Lead BC&BS Prod.

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Emerson Collete * – TV/ FILM PRODUCTION 1993 Boston, MA
  • Northeastern Universtiy * – BS 2003 Boston, MA

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • Jeff Ross * – Producer 702-280-6813

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

TITLE
  • Assistant Director *
  • Associate Producer *
  • Actor *

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

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * Rick Rizzo
    372 Peach Tree Dr., Henderson NV. 89014
    Cell 702-208-7555 / RickRizzo@COX.NET

    TELEVISION CREDITS (PRODUCTION)
    Associate Producer Dark Radio
    Feature Film *Pre Prod. 2016
    1st Assistant Director D’s Coffee Shop (PILOT)
    Television Series 2015-2016
    1st Assistant Director Las Vegas Krewellavator
    Denizen Prods Commercial 2015
    Supervising Producer/ Director You Have Been Served Strong
    Island Prod. PILOT 2015
    Producer/ Director Shooter SWAT Tactics Vegas Wren
    Prod. Industrial 2014
    Associate Producer Cop Car Confessions II   Fremantle Media Prod. PILOT 2014
    Associate Producer Trailer Park Duchess   HGTV.  PILOT 2014
    Producer/ Director Shooter 2014 Swing into Summer
    American Lung Assoc. Fashion Show
    and Dinner. (Produced for the Nevada ALA)
    2014
    Director /Shooter Fast Loud
    Richard Rawlings Segment 2013 
    Director  A Gala for Grace
        Wren Prod.  Indp. Prod 
    Producer Shooter Vegas Divorce Chapel  
    Indp. Sizzle Sizzle   2012
    Producer/ Creator   Drag
    Queen 2bc Prod. Pilot  2011
    Executive Producer/ Creator  Thunderbirds Life 
     Wren Prod. Sizzle   20
    Director/Camera  the Mo Show   P&L Prod SYND 2010 
    Producer / DP / Shooter                 TAY                    
                  2bc Prod.      Industrial       2010
    Executive Producer/ Creator       Metro Chop Cops Vegas Metro  
      Wren Prod.   CBS Eye
    Too Productions     
    2008/10
    Producer/ Director                               Smoke Eaters            
    Indy. Prod.      Boston Cable   1987
    News Producer/ Director              Weekend News          WRHS-
    TV      Boston Cable   1985/87 

    ** Assistant Producer (for Pre-Production)
    1st AD for the production in 2016 Black Radio
    Feature Film Blue Gate Films 2016
    (Feature Film now in Pre-Production for 2016)

    FILM & TELEVISION ACTOR
    Screen Actors Guild Member/ AFTRA     1982 – Current     Acting resume
    available upon request.

    ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE
    • Developed television series concepts and produced sizzle reels for
    pitch including Thunderbirds, the Clark County Coroner’s Office, Las
    Vegas Police shows and other police and Military shows.
    • Camera / Grip / Editing – Sony Vegas Pro.
    • Still Photographer/ Video – Canon 7D – Published photos in publications
    including US and Intl magazines, Books and News Papers.
    • Retired Police Officer, 25 years – Traffic/Street Officer, Boston and
    Las Vegas.
    *** working on TV/Films/ National Commercials as a Producer, 1st AD/ 2nd
    AD 1990 to present.  
    • US Military – Petty Officer 1st Class Public Affairs Officer – 1996
    – Current

    EDUCATION
    Emerson College, Boston – Certificate Program in Television Film
    Production, 1979
    Northeastern University, Boston, BS Criminal Justice/ Law, 1993 (cum
    laude)
    Member of the National Criminal Justice Honor Society
    Mass and Nevada POST 1 Police Academy’s. (See below for Police Academy’s)

    MILITARY VET (DD214) Current Navy Reservist
    UNITED STATES NAVY RESERVE E-6 NAVY RESERVE 1996 to Pres.
    (18th Year)
    CURRENT ASSIGNMENT: MC1 **US Navy Reserve Public
    Affairs
    Public Affairs Officer for Las Vegas. (Nellis AFB)
    Currently serve as the Las Vegas NAVY Public Affairs Office Public
    Affairs Officer for Southern Nevada, I also write for the Nellis AFB New
    Paper. On Air News talent and segment producer live and taped events in
    Las Vegas.
    ** Cross assigned to US Navy 3rd Fleet HQ Public Affairs, San Diego CA.

    Past Assignments:
    Attached to; Navy Recruiting Support Command Las Vegas.
    Lead Petty Officer, Aircrew C-40 and C-130 * Naval Air Crew flight
    status

    Attached to; Sub base Police as Patrol Officer, New London CT. MASTER
    AT ARMS
    Petty Officer Rizzo was responsible for the care and support to the sub
    base Police as a Master-at-Arms.
    A member of the Master-At-Arms (POLICE) division of the USS John F.
    Kennedy, was requested by the MAA of the USS JFK to be attached to the
    ship during Fleet Week July 4, 2000 in Boston MA. Received Sailor of
    the Quarter.

    Lead Petty Officer Supervisor (NATOPS OFFICE), Awarded the Navy/ Marine
    Corps Achievement Metal, Navy’s Good Conduct Metal (3rd), Navy Battle E
    (2nd), National Defense Metal, Global War on Terrorism Metal, Military
    Outstanding Volunteer Service Metal, Armed Forces Reserve Metal, Navy
    Rifleman Metal (E), and the Navy Pistol Shot Metal (E).

    POLICE ACADEMY TRAINING
    NERPI Police Academy - Mass Criminal Justice Police Academy -4/94
    Suffolk County Sheriffs - Deputy Sheriff, Academy -2/98
    SNLEA Police Academy, March 06 to July 06 - CERT. CAT I Officer Nevada POST

    US Marshal Academy FLETC – CSO Program

    Affiliations National Criminal Justice Honor Society
    Kiwanis Club Revere MA, -Past President and Board of Directors,
    Coordinator for College Program.

    REFRENCES:

    Doug Scroggins (EP/ Director/ Writer) Blue Gate Films
    Cell 702-348-7731 email; info@bluegatefilms.com

    Rob Dorfmann ( EP ) Fremantle Media, Long Island Films, HGTV
    Cell # 661-803-9886 email; strongislandfilms@gmail.com

    Trisha Kirk (EP) Emmy Winner
    Cell # 818-648-8711 email; trisha@trishakirk.com

    Barbara Bernhard (EP) Emmy Winner - 2bc Prod, CBS
    Cell # 917-992-4442 email; barbbe@gmail.com

    Updated January 2016
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