People to Watch in 2013by jenniruiza | created - 30 Dec 2012 | updated - 30 Dec 2012 | Public
Indie entertainment's list of people to watch in 2013
Actor | 9-1-1: Lone Star
Brian Michael was born and raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is known for appearances on Queen Sugar, Chicago P.D. and HBO's Girls.
He studied acting and video production at Kent State University. Upon graduation he began teaching drama and media literacy to teens until moving to New York City to ...
2. Jenni Ruiza
Actress | Becoming Ricardo
Actress | The Affair
Jesenia is a NYC-based humorist and eternal comedy student, character actress, comedy writer, singer and host.
Having twenty years of TV, film, and theater credits under her belt, Jesenia has gained awards as the two-time winner of NBC's Monologue Slam and has been featured in "The Affair" on ...
Actress | Hell's Heart
Actor | Cheetah in August
David Brandyn is a writer and performer, with a new show at UCB Sunset every second Wednesday of the month! He is also writing for the 2019 CBS Diversity Showcase.
David comes from New York where he got his start in the indie improv scene. He soon went on to co-write and star in a popular LGBT ...
6. Mario Corry
Actor | Bridge of Spies
Mario Corry actor, singer, writer, playwright, award winning director, Producer and CEO at M.A.C. Films. As an actor, Bridge of Spies, director Steven Spielberg, starring Tom Hanks. The Irishman, director Martin Scorsese starring Robert De Niro and Al Pacino. The Montana Meth Project, Director ...
7. Tony Clomax
Director | Date.Love.Repeat.
Tony Clomax is an award-winning writer-director known for the highly acclaimed series 12-Steps To Recovery, which was broadcast on Black Broadcasting Network, after going viral with 7 million plus views. He is also known for the Aspire TV documentary series The Graduates NYC, which was produced by ...
9. Lisa Lisa
Soundtrack | Kiss of Death
One of the greatest RnB/Pop divas to come out of the 1980's music scene, Lisa Velez scored a series of hits. Known by her stage name, Lisa Lisa, she and her band, "Cult Jam", produced 5 albums that sealed their fame in New York City's thriving musical scene.
The youngest of 10 children born in the ...