Film Festival Winner!

We received great news today! Our film has been selected as a winner at the Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival in the “short film/thriller” category.  The film festival will take place on Jan 7, 2017 at the Raleigh Studios in Hollywood. I especially thrilled to learn this news, since I am the central figure in this ensemble cast.  I play the…

Booked It! “In the Name of…”

I was thrilled to learn I was selected to be the lead in a short film called “In the Name of”.  I play the role of Father Michael.  “In the Name of” is a story of guilt, redemption and revenge. The main character (me) is experiencing a Dickensian visitation before vengeance appears and, while beautiful, is…

Drop Box

I booked a DropBox commercial!  I had a good feeling after the callback.  It was an improvised situation where I played the role of a restaurant manager and I had to mediate a situation between the investor and the chef.  Our improved dialogue really hit home… ranging from “Why did we name the restaurant after…

Key Largo Walgreens

So this is cool.  My wife and I were headed to Key West for a quick two-day get away.  We haven’t been there in years and had been pining on going for a while.  On our drive down, we stop at a Walgreens in Key Largo to buy a few things, and look what we…

Furious 7 Blu-Ray

I’m excited to announce that the Furious 7 blu-ray will be release on September 15.  I’m really excited to buy a copy and own the movie that gave me my silver screen debut.  Catch me towards the end… I’m the Dominican priest in a scene with Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez.

I’m an Elf!

VoiceOver work is always fun, specially when you get to play an elf.  I was happy to be the voice of the Elf who is charged with instructing children how to use a ride. And what’s amazing is how this was recorded.  In this particular session, I recorded the voice in New York, the agency was…

Press: Katy Magazine

Today I was interviewed by Katy Magazine, a publication located in my hometown where I was raised.  It’s such a cool feeling to know my hometown friends and family will find this article while browsing the popular magazine.  In fact, the physical copy I received was sent to me by my long time friend (and 5th…

Libre Magazine

With all the recent publicity I’ve been receiving because of my role in Furious 7, it’s interesting where my picture shows up.  I’ve found my picture on a few sites that haven’t interviewed me, yet, there appears an interview!  A friend found my picture in this magazine and sent it to me.  Ha!  I don’t…

Radio Mambí Interview

I was on the famous Radio Mambí morning talk show today hosted by Bernadette Pardo.  Radio Mambí is the most popular AM station in Miami, listened to by legions of loyal Spanish-speaking fans.  Bernadette Pardo, or ‘Bernie’ has been a host for years.  We chatted about my roles on film and TV and commercials and working…

WRMI Radio Interview

Today I was interviewed by Daniel Pedreira, host of a WRMI radio talk show for Cuban-Americans and Cubans still living on the island of Cuba. We chatted about my role on Furious 7 and my scene with Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez, as well as the ‘Hollywood Hustle’.  It was great to be invited to his…

Primetime Interview with Pedro Sevcec

Well, this was cool!  I’ve known of Pedro Sevcec since I was a little boy.  He’s been a leading personality/host in Spanish TV for years and years.  He invited me for a multi-segment interview on his #1 primetime rated show “A Fondo” on AmericaTeve.  “A Fondo” (In-Depth) is a nationally syndicated Spanish news talk show…

Press Coverage: FIU News

My former alma mater, Florida International University (FIU), interviewed me for my role in Furious 7.  I loved studying at FIU and cherish my time there… it really is an excellent university.  It acquired it’s “Research I” status within 25 years, which is extremely fast.  So I was thrilled when I discovered they would interview…

Press Coverage: La Información Newspaper, Houston

This interview was with “La Información”, a Houston based Spanish language newspaper.  See the original article in PDF format here. Nativo de Houston Hace su Debut en la Pantalla Grande con ‘Furious 7’ Jorge Ferragut está haciendo el sueño de ser actor, realidad. Nacido en La Habana, el actor está a días de su debut en…