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This week’s INDUSTRY GUEST is Writer/Director L.Philippe Casseus

 CasseusDeNiro L. Philippe Casseus and Robert De Niro on the set of “Freelancers”.
See trailer for Freelancers here.

Writer/Director L. Philippe Casseus is from Queens, New York. After a career in set lighting department on music videos for legendary directors and artists (Fincher, Grey, Romanack, Lee, Ratner — Jay-Z, Mariah, Aguilara, Prince, Kravitz).

Directing videos soon led to writing/directing, sometimes shooting short films. At Floored and Lifted (webisode) Casseus directed shorts staring Maurissa Tancheroen (writer producer: Dollhouse, Spartacus, the S.H.I.E.L.D.) and Malcolm Barrett (American Violet, Better Of Ted, Hurt Locker, Larry Crowne, Peoples).

In 2011 another break came, Casseus received his first screenwriter credit and first produced feature length script: “FREELANCERS” staring Robert DeNiro, Forest Whitaker and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson. (LionsGate Films, EFF, Grindstone Entertainment)
The work continues for Casseus, writing/directing screenplays both feature and short length.

INDUSTRY GUEST events are only available to members of F.A.B.A.- to find out how you can become a member, call 323.942.9228

F.A.B.A. presents :Creative Mash-Up!

Posted: May 20, 2013 by foractors in Events

F.A.B.A. presents Creative Mash-Up with host Razia Jan.

Once per month, Actors, Directors, Writers, Musicians and other creative professionals are invited to F.A.B.A. for an evening of fun creative exploration and challenges. Suggested donation of $10.

To RSVP for this event or to find out how you can become a member of For Actors By Actors, please contact us at:

323.942.9228 or

Visit F.A.B.A.’s Creative Mash-Up FaceBook Page



Meet writer/director Matt Morillo

Posted: May 15, 2013 by foractors in Announcements, Events

In an effort to create opportunities and demystify the collaborative film-making process, F.A.B.A. invites professional writersdirectors, and producers to participate in our programs. This week’s guest is writer/director

Matt Morillo (more…)

Red Carpet Photos from Hollyshorts!

Posted: May 7, 2013 by jacobfeldman in Announcements, Events

To see the photos taken on April 26, 2013 at Hollyshorts click  “h e r e”  

For Actors By Actors Hollyshorts Film Festival Screening from F.A.B.A. on Vimeo.

May 21st, 2015

In a continuous effort to create opportunities for Actors, F.A.B.A. has teamed up with Hollyshorts Film Festival to produce a screening night of films created by F.A.B.A. members! (more…)

Filing Taxes as an Actor – Free Seminar!

Posted: February 14, 2013 by foractors in Announcements, Events

Saturday , March 2nd @10AM at F.A.B.A.

F.A.B.A. is proud to host a FREE Seminar “Filing Taxes as an ACTOR!” with a guest Tax Specialist for Actors from Chuck Sloan and Associates! (more…)

Improv for Commercials

Posted: February 11, 2013 by foractors in Announcements, Events

A 4 weeks workshop “Improv for Commercials” with Jed Alexander

Starts Saturday March 9th 10AM-12PM  (more…)

Oct-Nov 2012 Events

Posted: October 21, 2012 by foractors in Announcements, Events

October 18, 2012: Tinuke Oyefule (Director of F.A.B.A. Outreach Program) visits Animo Jackie Robinson High School

October 20, 2012: Writer/Director Rand Marsh will sit in on our Advanced Adult Class.

November 03, 2012: Casting Director Workshop with Deb Barylski