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Ovation Awards

Awards/Nominations

Ovation Award Winner
(Los Angeles' Tony Award Equivalent)
Best Lead Actor for
his role as John in
The Island

LA Weekly Winner
Best Ensemble with
Kenneth Rosier in
The Island

NAACP Nomination
Best Actor in a Play in
The Island

Urban Theatre & Entertainment Nomination
Best Play for
Champion

Audelco Nomination
August Wilson Playwright Award for his play Champion

Audelco Nomination
Outstanding Ensemble Performance with Ski Carr in Champion

CREDITS
Television
GEEKS
Pilot
Guest Star
Leverage
TNT
Guest Star
The Young & the Restless
CBS
Recurring
C.S.I.
CBS
Guest Star
The Suite Life
Disney
Co-Star
Unscripted
HBO (Pilot)
Guest Star
For Your Love
WB
Co-Star
Guilty or Innocent
Discovery
Guest Star
Sympathy Cop
Comedy Central (Pilot)
Guest Star
Film (partial list)
Absence
Dir.: Jimmy Loweree
Supporting
Return to Zero (Minnie Driver & Alfred Molina)
Dir.: Sean Hanish
Supporting
Magdalena
New Slant Productions
Lead
Dancing Still
Dir.: Robert Munic
Supporting
Future of Augmented Cognition
Dir.: Alex Singer
Lead
29 and Holding
Dir.: Sean Hanish
Lead
Lullaby Lady
Dir.: Phina Oruche
Lead
Photo Justice
Dir.: Bill Boyle
Lead
The Baby
Dir.: Michael Klaumann
Lead
Blue Caviar
Dir.: Mikael Forsberg
Supporting
Theater (partial list)
Champion
New Federal Theatre/NYC
Lead/Writer
Champion (National Tour)
Artists Resource Unlimited
Lead/Writer
The Island
Camelot Artists
Lead
27 Wagon Full of Cotton
Egyptian Arena Theatre
Lead
Gren and Bare It
Acme Comedy Theatre
Lead
Acts of Contrition
Sean Hanish
Lead
The Rook
Jill Gascoine-Molina
Lead
Sidney Brustein's Window
Stella Adler Theatre
Lead
Producer
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See more Producer Details at BlackBelt Productions.

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REELS

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After some time away writing, producing, getting married...David is excited about several of his upcoming acting roles, most notably 'Brian Taylor' in freedom for joe.
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INTERVIEW
with Cris Beam and Ira Glass

David's unique life-story has been the subject of many articles & blogs.

Listen to NPR's Hit Radio Show
This American Life as they speak with David and his family in this captivating interview.

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David's critically acclaimed one-act play Champion is now available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Lulu.

David has also been writing for the screen which includes penning the script for
Champion the movie.
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