Interview Conducted by Tom Stockman July 24th, 2013Joey Dedio
is a veteran of film, stage and television. As a youngster, Dedio appeared in After School Specials and on the NBC soap opera Another World
; portrayed the title role in the NBC Series “The Karate Kid
”; and served as the voice of “Wheeler” on the animated series “Captain Planet and the Planeteers
.” As an adult, Dedio has worked as a regular in the serial “Sunset Beach
”; guest-starred on such dramas as “Law and Order
” and “Chicago Hope
”; originated the role of Angel in the critically acclaimed off-Broadway play “Skin”; and appeared in more than 15 films, including the Sundance competition drama Strays
. Taking on additional roles, the multitalented Dedio wrote, produced, and starred in Downtown: A Street Tale
and produced the award-winning documentary “The Providence Effect
.” Dedio plays the title role in Tio Papi
, which he co-wrote and produced.
Joey will be in St.