John Kioskerides is an American actor, and co-owner of the production company Prodos Films Ltd. He is both an Alumni of the William Esper Studio in NYC & Margie Haber Studio in LA. John's lineage stems from Thessaloniki Greece, where he has a fluent tongue, as well as roots in the Italian islands of Ischia and Procida off the coast of Naples. After auditioning for a showcase he was flown to Los Angeles where he met Emmy winning Casting Director Mark Teschner who gave him his television debut on General Hospital. John also received praise from critics for his portrayal in theater productions of 'The Breakfast Club' as John Bender and in Jimmy Jenkins original play 'Poor Man Rich Soul' as James Renfrow & Fitz Kelly at the prestigious Duke Ellington School of The Arts Theater in Washington DC. John is also active in the fitness and bodybuilding world where he continues to give back to the sport that meant so much to him. He is currently producing Paolillo: A Story Of Brotherhood a documentary based on the lives of his Uncles, Deputy Chief John Paolillo FDNY and Detective Joseph Paolillo NYPD, who died on 9.11.01.
'Poor Man Rich Soul' Written/Directed/Produced by Jimmy Jenkins
We just wrapped out 3rd run in front of 20K people in a televised event!
More dates for this show TBA!
A Story about Forgiveness, Love, and Redemption
Based on the unfair life of Richard "Rich" Soul, a former world boxing champion, now drunken husband and father who was falsely accused of murder. After squandering all his riches from boxing, Richard has no money to hire a good lawyer or fight the case. Despite his innocence, he is sentenced to Death Row, awaiting execution by lethal injection. It is then that Richard finds holes in his case that he ultimately believes can lead to his freedom, but first he must learn to appreciate all the things in life he took for granted.