7/19/2017-VIDEO-“Cornelius “White Washes” a Cop (“Night of Something Strange”)

*NSFW*-you’ve been warned πŸ™‚

TERROR FILMS has released several short clips from NIGHT OF SOMETHING STRANGE as part of its promotion for NoSS’ re-launch onto Video on Demand (iTunes, Amazon, etc.) so I thought I’d add a little fuel to the fire (with permission from NoSS director Jonathan Straiton of course) πŸ™‚

Here’s a clip of me (as the zombie Cornelius) “white-washing” a cop (David Meadows) who’s in the process of interrogating Dirk (Trey Harrison), Christine (Rebecca C. Kasek) and Brooklyn (Tarrence Taylor)-not realizing till it’s too late the real threat is fappin’ behind him (HA!)

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7/18/2017-ACTING-“She Kills” Gets Worldwide VOD & Cable Deal with All Channel Films

SHE KILLS nabs worldwide VOD & Cable Deal with ALL CHANNEL FILMS. According to the article, All Channel Films will be presenting the movie to cable networks like Showtime & Chiller, as well as expanding it’s footprint potentially with on demand outlets like Shudder, Screambox, Tubi, Vudu, Roku, Hoopla, Pluto and many more. “She Kills” is from SRS CINEMA LLC and stars Jennie Russo, Trey Harrison, Michael Merchant, Jody Pucello and many more. I have a cameo role in this as “The Saltine Warrior.” πŸ™‚ Read more via the link below.


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7/17/2017-ACTING-Recap From Filming on “The Lamb” (Dirty Sweater Productions)

-7/8/2017-The night before had me attending the 10th Anniversary of MAD ANGEL FILMS, where I won the award for “Best Villain in a Mad Angel Film” (Tybalt in ROMEO 3000). I spent the night in the Utica area and was back on the road early in the morning heading out to Albany-in a strong downpour no less. Weeks before I’d been contacted by Charity Buckbee, who I’d worked with previously on a few MAF projects, asking if I’d like to play the role of a sleazy bad guy in the short film “The Lamb” by DIRTY SWEATER PRODUCTIONS and directed by Kyle Kleege. I haven’t done as much filming in Eastern New York as I would like (same with Western NY btw)-plus a few other factors- so I got on-board. I end up driving in an area of Albany where I think the common height of a person was five feet (HA!). Roads were a lot narrower-kinda felt a tad like I was in NYC. I ended up in one of those dorm neighborhoods and it’s pretty much like deja vu with those in Syracuse-only I didn’t encounter a person sleeping on the floor passed out due to partying the night before πŸ™‚ ……….

-I got to meet some new people, which is always cool, as well as re-connect with a few I’d worked with previously-notably Jamie Morgan (who was also at the MAF event the night before) and Richard Lounello-who I’d worked with on “Battledogs” years ago. My filming was basically done in a day. I will say that this was a first for me cause, in the scene, the way I was acting is usually towards a woman -I’ll just leave it at that πŸ™‚ I got some nice compliments on my acting-which is always appreciated. Towards late afternoon I was back out on the road again towards Syracuse……….

-I want to thank all involved for putting up with me and my cornball jokes (HA!) during this take. You can check out a bunch of stills taken during filming on the Dirty Sweater Productions page on Facebook.


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7/16/2017-HONORS / AWARDS-Wayne W. Johnson Wins “Best Villain” Award at Mad Angel Films 10th Anniversary Event

-7/7/2017–I was invited out to MAD ANGEL FILM‘s 10th Anniversary Part that was held on July 7, 2017. Ten years earlier was, I believe, when they started filming their first film “Brackish” (not to be confused with the movie filmed in 2015 by MAF that goes by the same name (what I call “Neo-Brackish.” πŸ™‚ ) I started working with MAF in 2011 just as I made the transition to full time actor-starting with the films “Night Run” and “Stone.” Since that time I’ve been in at least 15+ projects from MAF. As I said at the awards ceremony, both Matt Peters and Jason Covey (along with Syracuse based film makers Ron Bonk and Brian Hewitt) took a chance on me when I made the commitment to acting ( back then, if I was known for anything, it was as the singer / guitarist for CAROLINE BLUE and / or just as “that big Indian looking guy”:) and am forever in their debt……….

“Awards show?” Yep-there was an award show here-and I was actually nominated for several of the awards, including the following…Best or In Some Cases Worst Law Enforcement officer in a Mad Angel movie (Sheriff Merlock in Brackish Remake) / Best Fight Scene in a Mad Angel Film (Tybalt (me) vs Romeo ( John Mac Schnurr) in ROMEO 3000) / Best Sidekick in a Mad Angel Film (Tonto / Randy in Failman) / Best Dramatic Scene Performance in a Mad Angel Film ( Tybalt (me) and Mercutio (Berndele March) / Best Death-Murder Scene in a Mad Angel Film (“Zombie Massacre” in “Blessed are the Meek” (aka “Prey of the Livind Dead” from the film “Empire State of the Dead”)- (me, Melissa Brass, Mariah Joyce, Cassandra Hayes and Leanne Marie) and Best Villain in a Mad Angel Film (Tybalt (me) in Romeo 3000). Not bad huh? At least I wasn’t in the running for the Best Pantless Male in Mad Angel Films right? πŸ™‚ I only won one of these awards, but to me, it was the highest one on that list-Best Villain. This is actually my first award that I’ve won in regards to my acting so it has a special place. You will be able to see several others who won via the pics………..

-I do have some video from the event which I will be posting on my networks in a week or two. I had a good time and it was great to re-connect with several people-some who I haven’t seen in years. Extra kudos to Berndele March-who was the Master of Ceremonies here and did get job of it. As I said that night, thanks to all the great cast and crew who have been with MAF from day one till now-it’s grown a lot since I started with them in 2011. Extra thanks to both Matt & Jason again and hope to be around when the 20th Anniversary award show takes place. Pics are up on my acting page on Facebook.


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7/15/2017-ACTING-“Mohawk” Premiers Tonight at Fantasia International Film Festival

-Today at the FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL will be the premiere of “Mohawk” (SNOWFORT PICTURES INC). Directed by Ted Geoghegan. This was filmed last year in Upstate NY and I was able to do a couple of days of filming on this. Hopefully I’ll be able to release pics of me in costume soon after this. All I can say is, if you watch the film and see this big guy in Native face paint, who doesn’t say anything, when the two main parties meet-that’s me as Shona’karakehte πŸ™‚

-Check out more about “Mohawk” via their page on IMDB.


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7/15/2017-REVIEWS-“She Kills” Reviewed by CML Entertainment (Video)

Here’s an always entertaining video review of SHE KILLS by Chris Gibson for CML ENTERTAINMENT. He did a great review for NIGHT OF SOMETHING STRANGE months ago so it wouldn’t be long before he got his hands on this one πŸ™‚ Thanks Chris-and thanks for the shout out in the review as well-most appreciated. 1 out of 3 so far πŸ™‚

She Kills is directed by Ron Bonk (SRS CINEMA LLC) staring Jennie Russo, Trey Harrison, Michael Merchant, Jody Pucello, David Royal and a lot more. I have a quick cameo in this as well as The Saltine Warrior πŸ™‚

Check out more entertaining reviews by CML Entertainment via this link

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7/13/2017-ACTING-Recap From “Night of Something Strange” at The Days of the Dead Convention

-Months ago at The MONSTER-MANIA Horror Convention in Cherry Hill, NJ, I was with NIGHT OF SOMETHING STRANGE director Jonathan Straiton and his wife Brie helping to promote NoSS at a table they had there. It went off very well and I was asked if I could be at the NoSS table at DAYS OF THE DEAD in Indianapolis, IN from 6/30-7/2. If it were totally up to me, I’d be at all of them (including the ones in the UK), but sadly I can’t at this time. It was a little rough for me to coordinate things on my end for this one-not the least of which is the distance factor. Indianapolis is around 645 miles from Syracuse. In addition, I’m currently a overnights person, but doing this requires me to shift to days quickly-and then back again. Not an easy thing to do. As such, I had to miss the first day cause I’d be spending all my time driving up there. The same for Sunday for the most part as well, leaving only Saturday as my only full day there. It’s one of the bigger Cons and Jonathan had stressed that he’d really like me to go so………..

-6/30/2017-Had to get up early to get the rental car. I left around 2:15 PM from Syracuse. Unfortunately, I had to stop a few times for power naps. I was also kind of going to Indianapolis blind cause, while I was set to room with Jonathan as well as Brett Janeski & Trey Harrison at their room, I didn’t receive the address for the hotel till around 11:30 PM that night. By that time, I was just getting close to Columbus, OH-so I was already pretty behind. However, I had to pull over and take “power naps” due to the afore mentioned time shift difference. In the end, before leaving Columbus, I decided to get a hotel room there because one-at my current rate, my ETA in Indianapolis wouldn’t be till at least 2:30 AM and I didn’t want to keep the others up and two-a thunderstorm had just started and I didn’t feel like driving through unknown territory in heavy rain so…BTW, I did video tape a little of the rain-which is on my Instagram page πŸ™‚ …………

-7/1/2017-Nice way to start July huh? Got up early so I could basically make it to the convention right when it started-which I didn’t-HA! I ran into Jonathan and Trey right away-being held up by security. Was it due to the nature of NoSS that word got out on the potential chaos that would ensure if NoSS cast / crew were in the area? Did Jonathan bring “Muffy” (vagina prop w/ teeth) and “Richard” (long prop dong) and, due to that, was not allowed inside? Was Brett somehow a factor in all this? πŸ˜€ None of these-it was actually due to Trey having bottled water that he bought at a store in the lobby, but wasn’t allowed to bring it inside. OK………..

-The NoSS table was set up next to the table for THE BARN It was great to see them again-and with new Barn Swag. Love the plush dolls-they kinda look like the old Hulk Hogan ones (maybe that’s what happened to them-HA!). They also now had a board game in addition to their video game. Nice. Maybe NoSS will get swag like this πŸ™‚ We were also across from a celebrity table-former WWE wrestler Lita (Amy Dumas). Other celebs there included Dee Snider (Twisted Sister), Sting (Wrestler-I actually didn’t recognize him initially), Linda Blair (who was way more petite than I expected), Sid Haig and more……….

-It’s always great to introduce people to NoSS and try to get them onboard The NoSS Love Train πŸ™‚ It was great meeting and talking to all the people that came up to our table. I had a few hardsells, but it was basically like Cherry Hill when it came to selling-getting NoSS into someone’s hands way more often than not. Both Trey and Brett were also pushing NoSS so that helped…A LOT of NoSS product was sold just on Saturday alone. I also found out about NoSS being off VoD at that time-and being re-introduced via TERROR FILMS (which happened on 7/7)-now available in the U.S., Canada, the Middle East, North Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Ireland, the U.K. and Pan-Russia.. . Go NoSS! πŸ™‚ The DVD with the new cover was here for sale-as well as a smaller 11×17 poster which came free if you bought the limited edition DVD / blu-ray. Of course, all of us would sign whatever people wanted- and no, with NoSS, I haven’t had to sign anything besides merch as of yet (I know that’s what you were thinking-HA!). I have signed “other things” multiple times in regards to my band CAROLINE BLUE, but I digress……….. πŸ™‚

-Afterwards we went out for food with the Barn crew for dinner. In what’s becoming a tradition, we followed them (they were following their GPS) and, when we got to the place, it was either closed and / or out of business πŸ™‚ We eventually went to a Mexican place called EL MESON. Good food. Afterwards, we hung out outside where the conversation was on future projects, film techniques and critiques, etc. I have to admit that, after eating-on top of the time shift-I was starting to fade so I walked off to a gas station to get coffee. I have to say that, all the coffee I got in every gas station in Indiana-as well as on the way home from Ohio, was awful. Maybe it’s just me………..

-Initially, my plan was to take off Saturday night and drive thru the night till I got to NY early Sunday. Return the car a day early you know? I’m glad I didn’t-I wouldn’t have made it out if Indiana that night. In addition, Jonathan had something planned that I didn’t know until I arrived-and I wasn’t going to miss it. At some point there will be another version of NoSS on blu-ray released. On the one out now, the commentary is from Jonathan and Ron Bonk. On this one, it will be me, Jonathan, Trey and Brett. My first time doing something like this-so I definitely wasn’t going to miss on this opportunity. Of course, we had to get back to the hotel first……..

-Jonathan offered to take me to a Starbucks for some coffee before heading back cause I was starting to fade. I said sure. Of course, when the GPS finally did get us to one, it was closed. πŸ™‚ On top of that, it turns out that-at the Hotel the convention was at-there’s a food place there that served Starbucks coffee. Nice huh? So we finally get back and they’re going to drive me to my car so I can get my stuff. That took awhile due to Brett’s mis-adventure with a Power Ranger (I’ll let Jonathan tell this story cause he tells it better πŸ™‚ ) and, in the process, drives to the hotel-but I still need to get to my car πŸ™‚ So obviously, with all this happening, we got off to a late start, but we got done at around 2-2:30 AM I think. Then it’s time for bed-of course, with all the coffee in me I’m wide awake and, thinking that, for some reason, the guys preferred to have the room hot (no AC on), I was up for at least another hour. Not to mention I was sharing a bed with Brett and he kept inching closer-no means no Brett! (HA!)………………….

-7/2/2017-I was up by 8:30-9 AM to catch the continental breakfast-which wasn’t bad. I skipped the one the night before cause it was so sparse. I ended up hanging out at the NoSS table for a little bit-and even got to sign some more merch (as well as a bunch of posters) before leaving. It’s funny-cause it’s like being on a film set. You make new friends / reunite with old ones and, before you know it, it’s over. I did manage to snag a unique item this time around-the Cornelius statue that was first seen in NJ. Now if I can snag the Dracula one (based on me as Dracula from the film TALES OF DRACULA), I’ll be happy. πŸ™‚ It’s just so incredibly flattering. This was actually Brett and Trey’s first convention and I hope to see them, as well as other cast / crew from NoSS at future cons-as well as the crew from “The Barn.” There was even talk of a possible Cornelius cross-over in a future Barn project. That would be a lot of fun…………….

-So on the road I went. Within the first hour I had pulled off to a rest station and fell asleep. This happened several times through out the night. Better to be safe than sorry right? I’d texted Trey and he said they were dining with some of the cast / crew of SPACE BABES FROM OUTER SPACE. Jonathan had mentioned something about dining with space chicks that night-and I’d be included-but you’ll have to see the pic to show what that really meant (HA!) πŸ™‚ By the time I reached NY, I was pretty beat, but I was getting towards the home stretch. I believe I finally got home around 4-4:30 AM and quick fell asleep………….

-A lot of things have come up since then, so sorry that it took so long to get the pics / recap up. I had a great time and thanks to all the great people who visited the NoSS table. If I didn’t tag you in the pics, feel free to do so. Thanks also to Jonathan, Trey & Brett for having me along for this one and look forward to more in the future. Pics can be seen on my acting page on Facebook.


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