King Lear Presentation (1.4 & 2.4) with Tony Amendola and Elizabeth Dennehy
The Working Actor's Journey
A fantastic workshop of two scenes from Shakespeare's King Lear, featuring Tony Amendola as Lear (he played the part @ Utah Shakes) and Elizabeth Dennehy (yup, Brian's daughter!) as Goneril in Act 1, scene 4 (Lear curses) and Act 2, scene 4 (Lear is broken down). Director: Geoffrey Wade Dramaturg: Gideon Rappaport Lear: Tony Amendola Goneril: Elizabeth Dennehy Regan: Maggi Veltre Prefer to watch the session? Find it here on YouTube! -- Click here to grab an audience spot for our upcoming CHEKHOV session with director Libby Appel! -- Get your copy of "10 Ways to Stop Worrying and Start Working!" See additional content on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Richard III Presentation (1.1 & 4.4) with Tony Amendola and Anne Gee Byrd
The Working Actor's Journey
It's our very first workshop presentation—from June 2020, featuring Tony Amendola as Richard and Anne Gee Byrd as Margaret in Act 1, scene 1 ("Now is the winter...") and Act 4, scene 4 (curses everywhere)! This is where our virtual workshops all began, and the work is still fantastic. Don't miss it and our wonderful additional artists: Directors: Geoffrey Wade and Gigi Bermingham Dramaturg: Gideon Rappaport Clarence: Geoffrey Wade Brackenbury: Russell Clements Duchess: Kandace Crystal Elizabeth: Ashley Engelman Prefer to watch the session? Find it here on YouTube! Get your copy of "10 Ways to Stop Worrying and Start Working!" See additional content on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Once Upon A Time January GalaxyCon Q&A (Jennifer Morrison, Tony Amendola, Robbie Kay & Raphael Sbarge)
In a previously live GalaxyCon Q&A for Once Upon a Time, Jennifer Morrison "Emma Swan", Tony Amendola "Marco", Robbie Kay "Peter Pan", and Raphael Sbarge "Dr. Archie Hopper" all answer fan questions.Originally aired live on January 9, 2021.
Ep #18: Tony Amendola on Stamping Your Own Passport and Following the Work
The Working Actor's Journey
Tony Amendola (@tmamendola) was an associate artist, actor and director at the Berkeley Rep Theater for ten years. Regional theatre work includes the Mark Taper Forum, South Coast Rep, ACT, the Old Globe, La Jolla Playhouse, Williamstown Theater, CenterStage and the Oregon, California and Utah Shakespeare Festivals. He has 120+ credits on film/TV, including as a series regular on Continuum, and recurring work on Stargate SG-1 and Once Upon a Time as Pinocchio’s father Geppetto. He’s appeared as the title character in Uncle Vanya and King Lear, as King Henry in Lion in Winter, and as Shylock in The Merchant of Venice. Voiceover work includes video games World of Warcraft, Final Fantasy 15, and Call of Duty, and as the narrator of The Land Before Time XIV. Just a bit of what we cover in this episode: Getting nervous about auditions and loving it Being petrified over a particular role, and having no faith in himself to do it His first TV job in LA and how the director helped him through it What he learned coming back to Merchant of Venice, 25 years later, as an actor Tony's daily routine of body, mind, and spirit Advice he would give to smart, driven students of acting Surrounding yourself with people you respect One of his favorite failure stories, and how it led him to LA Plus a whole lot more, and Tony also lets us in on how he works through Shakespeare’s sonnet #130! Click here for full show notes and links. Get your copy of "12 Top Acting Tips from Season One" See additional content on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Actor Tony Amendola talks to me about Stargate SG-1 and more
Hellblazerbiz Conversations with the stars
Tony Amendola is an American actor who has been on our screens for the last 30 years. He has been in many excellent and well known productions. For the listeners of my show, he was Master Bra’Tac in Stargate SG-1, he was Edouard Kagame on Continuum and Gepetto in Once Upon a Time. Tony is also known on stage, currently performing in As You Like It at the Anteus theatre in LA. Sit back and enjoy a conversation with Tony AmendolaSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/hellblazerbiz)
Tony Amendola is an American actor who has been on our screens for the last 30 years. He has been in many excellent and well known productions. For the listeners of my show, he was Master Bra’Tac in Stargate SG-1, he was Edouard Kagame on Continuum and Gepetto in Once Upon a Time. Tony is also known on stage, currently performing in As You Like It at the Anteus theatre in LA. Sit back and enjoy a conversation with Tony Amendola This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Steve Cooper talks with actor Tony Amendola. Tony is an American actor who is best known for playing the Jaffa master Bra'tac in Stargate SG-1. Amendola is also known for his recurring role as revolutionary leader Edouard Kagame of Liber8 in the television show Continuum. He is currently playing a character on ABC's Once Upon a Time as Pinocchio's creator/father, Geppetto. Major movie roles include Blow, The Mask of Zorro and its sequel, The Legend of Zorro (as separate characters). His television guest appearances include Stargate SG-1, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Seinfeld, The Practice, Space: Above and Beyond, Charmed, The X Files, Angel, Alias, CSI, Star Trek: Voyager, She-Wolf of London, The West Wing, and the short lived show Kindred: The Embraced. He also appeared in Dexter where he played one of Dexter's mother's killers.
Hopefully, we haven't seen the last of Kagame on Continuum nor of Tony Amendola, who played him so masterfully. Whether you've enjoyed his acting on Continuum, Once Upon a Time, Stargate SG-1, or anywhere else, this interview will give you a more intimate picture of Tony's illustrious acting career in sci-fi television and beyond. We were privileged and honored to speak with him for this podcast.