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Overview (2)

Nickname bbd
Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Mini Bio (1)

David Barroso (also known as David Barroso Jr) had several nicknames growing up. Known as David Villa he grew up in Astoria, in the Borough of Queens, New York City, with most of his family members. David is the youngest of 11 children. David went to Long Island City High School, then went on to Queensborough College. David started acting at H.B.Studios when he was really young and started boxing to stay off the streets later winning 27trophies in bodybuilding and winning Mr.East Coast.middleweight, most muscular and overall, Later on, went to NYU Master Class and the Actors Studio and study for 5 yrs before ever auditioning or getting a head-shot. David got his big break on Law and Order 2003 and then SUV. and than got called in from casting from Director Dito Montiel for fighting with Chan Tatumn and then, later on, was called in for the Clapper to play Spiderman and they like his native Queens, NY accent and being fit (ex-bodybuilding champion)has an David also has an autobiography that is looking for a publisher, the title "Falling down but Not Staying Down". The story is about his battles from the days of growing up in Queens, NYC, drinking, drugs to being an athlete all from a trouble young past that most young teenagers go through to being a Stockbroker on Wall Street and Investment banking to the positive, caring person he has become today spending time when in NYC at the nursing and rehabilitation home to make the elderly laugh and caring. David said's they are the forgotten people. Resides in Los Angeles California. Losing his Dad at a young age and losing two Sisters later on and then losing his Mom being devastated but being able to come back from that is what makes David a special person.

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Trivia (7)

Won the Mr. East Coast in Bodybuilding.
Played Geronimo at Mount Carmel Theater for the Cub Scouts in a Play.
David Barroso Brother Judge Manuel Cofresi and Judge Edwin Torres who wrote Carlito's Way are very close Friends.
Director/Writer Dito Montiel and David Barroso Grew up 2 blocks away from each other growing up with the same people Nerf and Jenny and David and Dito still talk too each other today.
Studied with some notable acting teachers William Hickey, Carol Morley, Kathryn Rossetter, Thomas G. Waites and continues to look for great notable teachers to study with.
Trained for several of years in acting before ever going to an audition.
Wanted to be a biker when he was 15yrs old growing up with an older buddy who had a lot of tattoos and always reading easy rider magazine. Then went on from different jobs like delivering gold undercover in the diamond district to working Peep land 42nd street NYC to winning 21 Bodybuilding trophies and doing the National bodybuilding championships every year to ending up on Wall Street being an Investment banker and Institutional broker and then a Legal Recruiter to finally being what he loved most Acting.

Personal Quotes (4)

Give a 110% in everything you do or every character you play all the time. And you will have respect.
Enjoy the Journey take one wave at a time and before you know it you have accomplished a lot.
Never share your dreams with anyone who never dreams. Words to live by. I use it all the time.
When I make choices in my work I want the audience to stop chewing their popcorn then I know i got them. D.B

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