Kevin Nelson is Chase
Updated: Mar 30, 2019
A New Jersey native, Kevin began his studies in New York City at the Neighborhood Playhouse. He participated in local theatre productions of Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, The Day They Shot John Lennon and Glass Menagerie before moving to Los Angeles.
Since he arrived he attended the New York Film Academy, studied at IO West, and became an alumni of the Upright Citizens Brigade. He has worked with FunnyOrDie, Showtime and Mitu` over the past few years and all of his work is available on their respected channels. He continues to create sketch comedy with his peers which can be seen on his instagram, @imkevinnelson.
FIVE QUESTIONS WITH KEVIN:
1) What was your path to becoming an actor?
I went to school for Graphic Design in my home state of New Jersey. After receiving my degree, I had some pizza at a local well respected establishment and decided to go into acting. The rest is history.
2) Where do you hope to be in five years?
In five years, I hope to be making more projects such as this one where the cast and crew are lovely, talented people who make the experience of filmmaking a dream come true.
3) What are the five films that have influenced you the most?
Charlie Countryman, Reservoir Dogs, BASEketball, Shame, and The Birdcage.
4) Who are your biggest acting icons and influences?
Robin WIlliams, Shia LeBeouf, Michael Fassbender, Jim Carrey, and Tom Hardy.
5) Is a hot dog a sandwich? Discuss...
No, a hot dog is a hot dog. Get your head out of your ass.