Height - 5'9''
Weight - 140
Eyes - Brown
Hair - Dark Brown
Mario is a vocalist, actor, and producer specializing in the web and geek culture. His training includes acting training at New York’s LEE STRASBERG THEATER AND FILM INSTITUTE, voice-over training at EDGE STUDIOS NYC, private voice coaching at THE NEW YORK CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC, and years of youth/amateur theater. He has appeared on ANIME NEWS NETWORK in their 2007-2008 news webisodes, and his web video production/appearance credits include his 2005 fan film FINAL FANTASY VS KAIJU BIG BATTEL, 2009-2010 web series DOUJINOPOLIS, and numerous promotional spots for FUNIMATION ENTERTAINMENT and ANIPLEX OF AMERICA.
In 2010, he became the first male AX Idol Singing Winner at Anime Expo, and in 2011 was a Semifinalist in BROADWAY.TV’S NEXT BROADWAY STAR contest. Mario recently represented the United States and placed in the Top 3 at the WORLD KARAOKE GRAND PRIX COSPLAY sponsored by World Cosplay Summit and LIVE DAM.
2013 World Karaoke Grand Prix COSPLAY Finalist → 2011 Next Broadway Star Semi-Finalist → AX Idol 2010 Singing Winner → Taekwondo Black Belt → character voices → writing/directing experience → video/audio editing experience → 10 years piano training → 11+ years Emceeing experience → 3+ years as a Samsung Brand Ambassador