Vida Ghaffari is a multi-award winning voice-over artist, actress, producer, comedian, fashion blogger, award/grant winning international TV Host, red carpet host, and the first Iranian-American woman to be inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of Fame.
She is best known for her work on the TV Series Suspense and the television comedies, Mind of Mencia on Comedy Central, Jimmy Kimmel Live on ABC and The Mindy Project formerly on FOX. She was most recently featured in Variety for her new movie, multi award-winning filmmaker Harley Wallen's Abeyance, which she co-stars alongside Scout Taylor-Compton, Richard Tyson, Billy Wirth, Mel Novak and Yan Birch. For full IMDb and bio click HERE.
Tune in and watch our interview below and find out how Vida went from being raised in Washington D.C. to being an award winning international TV host and journalist, to how she became a red carpet host for Maximo TV, actress, producer, and much more!
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Vida has won award after award recently and there is no stopping her as she has several films in post and pre production for 2019 and upcoming year ahead. Click on the photo of her awards to the left and check out the films she won awards for!
Upcoming films you can see her in include, Abeyance (2019 Film), Suspense (TV Series 2017-2019), Meathook Massacre: The Final Chapter (post production), Miranda Veil (post production), Nation's Fire (post production), Ed and the Living Dead (pre prodcuction), as well as several other projects.
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The career of Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza is an impressive one indeed. He is an MMA fighter, actor, stuntman, veteran, co-host on Mariano "Big Dawg's" Corner, and has been deemed "The World's Strongest Latino" and rated in the top 100 fighters in the world!
He has well over 111 acting credits as of right now on IMDb. His autobiography "The Untold Story of Mariano Mendoza" was released in 2017 and is now available to rent and buy on Amazon, In Walmart, and Best Buy (just click the green text). Recent films and TV series you can see him in now are "Duel of Legands"(2018), "The Pining"(2018), "Voyeur"(2018), "Compton's Finest"(February 2019 release), "Pontius Pilate", "Better Call Saul", "Training Day", "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", the upcoming 2019 film Rob Zombie sequel "3 from Hell". He has been a stunt coordinator for a scene on the T.V. show "The Mentalist" and featured as a coach in the episode called "Blood Sport". In 2012 he was featured as Junior the Thug in the movie "School Dance", with Nick Cannon as the director. With Wilmer Valderrama as his brother in the movie, featuring Kevin Hart, George Lopez and Efren Ramirez. He has most recently had a reoccurring part on Eastbound and Down as Rodney "Hammer" Garcia in Season 4. just to name a few. You can expect to see more and more of Mariano on the big screen and on your TV this year because he is getting hit after hit in and not just in MMA!
He is known as Oleg in the video game "Saints Row 3" He was also featured in the "MMA Supremacy" as Mariano "Big Dawg" the boxer. He has numerous world record titles such as Muscle Beach Strong Man 1995 and 1996. He has the World Record at 220 lbs with the Strict Curl and it is still undefeated.
Between filming and Interviewing other celebrities, Mariano started Big Dawg's ENT., and has started writing and producing short films.
Films Mariano has created include The Testimonial (Previously called Testimony), that is available on Amazon Prime, Prison Musles, Master Chankla and is currently working behind the scenes putting together a feature film of Master Chankla. The Oracle of Nunchucku: a Master Chankla Series will be adapted into part of the feature film and will have more talent, more fun and a ton of laughs!
Not only creating Big Dawg's ENT., Mariano has also started his own jewelry line called Giant B.D. Jewelry and are available upon request. Many pendants are made with high caliber bullets, sterling silver, gold and copper. Check out the photos below and if you are interested in any pieces let us know!
To keep up with what Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza has going on, you can follow him on:
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Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza Acting Reel 2018
The Untold Story of Mariano Mendoza Trailer
The Oracle of Nunchucku a Master Chankla Series is a Mexican Kung-Fu parody and a spin off of the short comedy film Master Chankla which stars Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza as Master Chankla, Mark Krenik as Master Wang Wang and Anthony Ray as Chuy AKA Master Ho Ho.
In the first installment of The Oracle of Nunchucku (Dawn Piercy), The Oracle must spin her Nunchucku and create the winds of time, so she may warn Master Chankla of a Pupil that is coming to kick his blind ass and take the pinto bean from his hand.
Tune in and watch this hilarious series as the saga continues... And prepare to be blown away by this Kung-Fu Hustle meets Nacho Libre Parody!
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Now that you have seen Oracle of Nunchucku, be sure to check out our Press Release on Master Chankla and watch it by clicking the photo below!
On July 22, 2017 ANEW podcast was launched with an Introduction by Dawn Piercy, Creator, Host and Producer. In the last 52 weeks there have been 74 total episodes released on ANEW podcast and Mariano "Big Dawg's" Corner combined! Check out all ANEW guest and tune in BELOW to find out what's coming up and much more!
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