Awesome Videos

Mike & Matt Awesome Videos

In our effort to raise money via the crowd funding website Kickstarter we created Awesome Videos for backers who supported us. Enjoy the music and the laughs.

Awesome Video #8 – Reno Venturi is Awesome!


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Mike and Matt put this video together with the following information provided by Reno Venturi.

WARNING: This video contains a song that will get stuck in your head. Prepare yourself for a “I’ve got this song stuck in my head day.” Dun dun dun! 😉

♫ Reno Venturi is Awesome. ♫ ♫ Because he’s helping our movie to blossom. ♫

What is your name? — Reno Venturi, Actors Gym What is your sex? — M What do you do for a living? — Owner of Actors Gym, Acting Coach, Director, Producer, Casting Director and VP of Talent and Promotion at Tripeg Film Studios. Do you have any hobbies? — Films and Internet Do you like to party? — Who, What, Why, When and Where? Where are you from? — From CA but am a CalYorker living in West Haven, CT Do you play any sports? — Nope Would you like us to do a shout out? — Why not… Is there anything that you would like us to say? — Mention the ActorsGym.net Put anything you want us to potentially talk about here that wasn’t covered by the questions above. — I am a true actors Advocate and supporter of anything creative in the industry that is supported with passion, drive and dedication.

Thanks for supporting Rising Star, Reno.

Visit The Actors Gym online at http://actorsgym.net

Awesome Video #7 – Meagan Lang is Awesome!


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Mike and Matt put this video together with the following information provided by Meagan Lang – aka Marty’s sister.

What can I say… Mike & Matt found something in the inspiration glass when they recorded this Awesome Video. We may never think of these guys in the same way again. So cute. Aww.

What is your name? — Meagan Lang What is your sex? — Female What do you do for a living? — Group home director for men with developmental disabilities Do you have any hobbies? — Karaoke, rock band, trivia, watching movies, sleeping Do you like to party? — Yes Where are you from? — Newington, CT Do you play any sports? — No, I am a horrible athlete Would you like us to do a shout out? — No Is there anything that you would like us to say? — You can make fun of me in any way you want, but please don’t make fun of my work 🙂 Put anything you want us to potentially talk about here that wasn’t covered by the questions above. — Marty is my brother…roll with it

Thanks for supporting Rising Star, Meagan.

Awesome Video #6 – Cheryl C Ploski is Awesome!


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Mike and Matt put this video together with the following information provided by Cheryl C Ploski – aka my mom aka mudda.

Have you seen a Geico commercial lately? Does a Bear… (Note – A vulgarity is used during this AV.)

What is your name? — Cheryl C Ploski What is your sex? — Female What do you do for a living? — semi retired-HA Do you have any hobbies? — BAR method=exercise, cocktail hour bands w/dancing, knitting, reading, quit zone Do you like to party? — Always ready to have fun Where are you from? — Prospect, CT Do you play any sports? — Watch soccer & baseball Would you like us to do a shout out? — to KID=awesome-keep reaching for the stars Is there anything that you would like us to say? — Good luck!!!

Thanks for supporting Rising Star, Cheryl, er, mom, er, mudda! =D

Awesome Video #5 – D.R. Ceballos is Awesome!


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Mike and Matt put this video together with the following information provided by D.R.

Let’s just say Jersey has never looked this good. Enjoy the Awesome!

What is your name? — D.R. Ceballos What is your sex? — Male What do you do for a living? — Full time Pre-Med Student, Part time Crime Fighter Do you have any hobbies? — Movie buff, Dallas Cowboy Football and Volunteering at a Hospital Do you like to party? — Yes, Jersey shore style: alcohol chugging, spray tan smearing, one punch slugging Where are you from? — South Texas, 10 miles north of the mexican border Do you play any sports? — Muy Thai kickboxing, Golf Would you like us to do a shout out? — Natalie Portman, Adriana Lima, Betty White, Tony Romo, Leonardo DaVinci, Pauley D and the BEAST Marty Lang Is there anything that you would like us to say? — The theme song from Laverne & Shirley – “Dreams Come True” Put anything you want us to potentially talk about here that wasn’t covered by the questions above. — The power of Grayskull that gives He-Man his power.

Thanks for supporting Rising Star, D.R.!

Awesome Video #4 – Tim is Awesome!


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Mike and Matt put this video together with the following information provided by Tim. All personal private information has been removed. Based on his answers, Tim may have something he needs to say about a certain place in CT. Mike and Matt can help. Start practicing your whistle Awesome Tim… Tim Awesome…

What is your name? — Tim What is your sex? — man What do you do for a living? — I work in radio, so I delegate everything and give concert tickets to my friends Do you have any hobbies? — nope Do you like to party? — I like to party Where are you from? — old wethersfield, the o-dub, the golden ghetto, the oldest town in CT Do you play any sports? — is eating a sport? Would you like us to do a shout out? — nope Is there anything that you would like us to say? — Wethersfield is the oldest town in CT…and windsor bleeeeeep — I’ve removed this portion of Tim’s submission to protect you all. Tim made his point CLEAR to us but Mike and Matt have something to add to what Tim said. =) Rock on Tim!

I’m feeling a bit wound up thanks to Mike and Matt.

Have an Old, er, Spicey, er, AWESOME time watching our latest AWESOME VIDEO!

Thanks for supporting Rising Star, Tim!

Awesome Video #3 – Petra Renee Wicklund is Awesome!


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What goes into making an Awesome Video? With two Awesome Videos complete I thought it was time to let you in on our secret… We’re wizards.

Technology wizards!

Our backers fill out an online form that submits to a spreadsheet which then emails Mike, Matt and me with every detail entered by our Awesome Stars!. It’s pretty… Awesome!

Mike and Matt put this video together with the following information provided by Renee. All personal private information has been removed. Based on her answers, we know she had fun answering our questions. Yes, lawyers have fun like everyone else. =) Thanks Renee!

* What is your name? — Renee Wicklund * What is your sex? — Very sexy. * What do you do for a living? — I’m a writer and a lawyer. * Do you have any hobbies? — Grooming cats. * Do you like to party? — Sigh. Not really. * Where are you from? — Apalachin, New York. * Do you play any sports? — Yes. * Would you like us to do a shout out? — No Thanks. * Is there anything that you would like us to say? — “We bow in worship of the goddess Renee”? * Put anything you want us to potentially talk about here that wasn’t covered by the questions above. — The need for GT’s organic raw kombucha to return, quickly.

Enjoy the most Awesome Video in the world!

Thanks for supporting Rising Star, Renee!

Awesome Video #2 – Greg Nutcher is Awesome!


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Actor Greg Nutcher of http://gregnutcher.com provided us with answers via our Awesome Video form.

As told by Mike & Matt… This is the “True Connecticut Film People Story” of Greg Nutcher.

Awesome Video #1 – Damian is Awesome!


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Our first Awesome Video. You just might have this stuck in your head. =) Have your own Awesome made for you by contributing to Rising Star on Kickstarter.

Damien donated to our movie which makes him AWESOME!!

LYRICS

Damien what is in a name did you know yours only means to tame. No your not the devil’s spawn I said that movie, The Omen, got it wrong Damien you are an awesome dude so thats why i wrote this song for you.

CHORUS Damien you are an awesome guy. Damien do you know why? Because you helped to make our movie fly. Damien you are an awesome guy.

Damien is an awesome dude and now i don’t mean to get crude but watch me. When asked about your favorite sport you said you like to hang at the porno court. When asked about your current employment, you said video games bring you lots of enjoyment. Then hobbies came up, there was porno once more I said Damien sounds like a porno whore. I think that you’re a god amongst men, and so i sing my song again, Damien.

CHORUS

Your favorite color PORN Your favorite number PORN Your favorite movie PORN Your favorite president PORN your favorite decade PORN Your favorite record PORN Your favorite food PORN Your favorite mood PORN

CHORUS