Mini Bio (1)
The son of a street wise and sometimes violent Italian father and wildly creative Russian Jewish mother paved the way for a young Steve Daron to release his intense energy through Acting and Combat Sports. Since Early on he has been known to do impressive imitations and impersonations that entertained Family and Friends. He won a National Vocal Imitation contest that brought him to Hollywood where he studied at the American Academy, then with Estelle Harmon and finally with the great Stella Adler. During one of Miss Adlers sessions she had all the Actors on stage and observed them doing her famous Imaginary circumstance exercise and commented " Young man your reactions remind me of Marlon, where were you born?" "Brooklyn" Daron replied, "That explains it" she quipped. Then she said, "I Like your instincts, Glad your here." After landing several small roles Steve moved back to Florida got married and raised a Family. Boxed with his brother Ken a Pro and was a sparring partner and Friend of World Middle Weight Champ " Michael Second to Nunn." Steve Had some memorable Gym wars with Professional fighters even though he remained an Amateur. Single handedly stopped an armed robbery at his business. Received a Black Belt in Jeet Kune Do and trains Muay Thai and Boxing at American Top Team in Coconut Creek Florida.  Jumped back into Acting training and getting some bigger roles in low budget Indies then played a lead in Callous  Best Florida Picture at F.L.I.F.F. and got some notice. Things changed after a friend suggested he audition for Screen Legend Burt Reynold's for his Theatre and Film school. Acting coach Sherman Roberts recommended an Audition for Mr. Reynold's to have Daron get right into his Master Acting class and starting from day one Burt Reynold's became the mentor showing Daron the ropes of Film acting and the different shots of the close-up. Steve Daron credits Burt Reynold's for pushing him to take his work to a higher level and a bigger market. He did just that and got to Star with his mentor in Hollow Creek playing Blake Blackman and sharing the screen with Reynold's creating very captivating and moving moments for both Actors. Daron followed that up with another Lead role in Hidden Assets  the role of Grady another character with an intense brooding nature that is fighting to control his pain and volatility. Director Brian Herzlinger and Entertainment Factory group after seeing Daron in Hollow Creek  decided to create an Action Feature called the Bus Driver  written by Herzlinger and Jay Black staring Steve Daron as Joe Smythe the Bus Driver. The Film has brought Daron back to California as it was shot in the Mojave desert, it recently wrapped in [MAY 2014]. The Bus Driver adds a lot of ingredients that will help it appeal to a wider audience for an Action genre.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Laura Zavattaro