Knute Horwitz

Activity - 818-308-6420 (Commercial)

Male Caucasian

Red Blue 195lbs 5'11"

L 36" 30" 11 42R


Additional

Former commercial fisherman, Kodiak, AK

Film

RoleDirectorProduction
BREAK A LEG   Roger Jon Petermann
PANOPTICON   Uncle Dino Jarod Su
NOT WELCOME   Smith Marc Sloboda
ONLINE FRIEND   Cab Driver Difei Zhou
NUMB ALL OVER   Blake Brian Paison
PLEASE DON'T FEED THE DUCKS   Mentor Erik Kjonaas
HEAVY METAL MAYHEM   Mitchem Peter Sebastian
NIKOLAI'S CHRISTMAS   Nikolai Raam Puthran
CHRISTMAS TREE   Neighbor Jay Hurst
THE GUY   Jake Jon Petermann
THANKS MOM   Rolf Swislander Daniel Kuhlman
I'LL BE HERE   Radio Personality Jay Hurst
OFF THE GRID   Howie Stephanie Clemons
LAKE OF PAIN   Man Jason Kranz
RYAN'S SONG   Ryan Ted Jonas
SPELLING BEE   Judge Ted Jonas

Television

RoleDirectorProduction
MAD COWS (Pilot)   GUEST STAR Jay Frost Peter Sebastian
DETECTIVE PROFESSOR CHIKLIS, MD   GUEST STAR Jack Bailey Peter Sebastian
DETROIT 1-8-7 (Ep. 106)   UNDER FIVE Bryan Baker Paul McCrane
THE VENUE (Pilot)   UNDER FIVE Gale Alex Fendrich
 

Stage

RoleDirectorProduction
PRESUMED MURDERED   LEAD Nikolai Petrov Matt Hovde Second City Theatricals
BUDS   LEAD Stan Slipowicz Jim Blair Stage Center Theater
A GIFT FOR THE KING   LEAD Neptune Ben Hunt Phelps Auditorium
PIERRE ET LE LOUP   LEAD Pierre Dorette Klein Steinberg Fine Arts Center
CHEKHOV IN YALTA   UNDERSTUDY Moskvin Kim Rubinstein Seanachai Theatre Company
CENDRILLON *opera   LEAD Pandolfe Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
PATIENCE *opera   LEAD Colonel Caverley Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
THE MAGIC FLUTE *opera   LEAD Sarastro Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
JULIUS CAESAR *opera   LEAD Achilla Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
THE PATRIOTS *opera   SUPPORTING Isaac Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
FIDELIO *opera   LEAD Rocco Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
LA REVOLTOSA *opera   LEAD Tiberio Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
THE CRUCIBLE *opera   LEAD John Hale Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center
LA VERBENA DE LA PALOMA *opera   LEAD Don Sebastian Ronald Combs Steinberg Fine Arts Center

Commercial

RoleDirectorProduction
VORDERMAN VOLKSWAGEN (New Media)   LEAD Ralph Colelli Occam's Razor
XPLODERZ   SUPPORTING Scott Bryant Silo Films
COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT (New Media)   LEAD Katya Bankowsky Dentsu McGarry Bowen
SAFE AUTO (Campaign Spokesperson)   LEAD Ralph Colelli Sprocket Fuel Films
 

Print

RoleDirectorProduction
ASTRA ZENECA   SUPPORTING Noggin Labs
SAFE AUTO   LEAD Sprocket Fuel Films
COUNTRY INSURANCE   SUPPORTING Cognitive Arts
 
 

Comedy

RoleDirectorProduction
GNOME FART   LEAD Ted Jonas/Knute Horwitz Theatre Asylum/LA Comedy Fest
SCRIPTLESS   LEAD TJ Shanoff Second City Theatricals
BEST OF SECOND CITY   LEAD TJ Shanoff Second City Theatricals
ANGERSTEIN STREET   LEAD Andrew Ritter Chemically Imbalanced Comedy
JEWSICAL   LEAD Sheldon Patinkin Second City Theatricals
NOVEL IDEAS   LEAD Mike Shreeman Various Midwest Locations
UNCLE PECOS   LEAD Rex Graff iO Chicago
IMPROV UNLIMITED   LEAD Micah Sherman Dave and Busters Showrooms
THE TOUR   LEAD Matt Larsen iO Chicago
THE PANTY FILERS   LEAD Al Samuels The Playground Theater

Voiceover

RoleDirectorProduction
SAFE AUTO   LEAD Dr Max Q Bunsen Ralph Colelli Sprocket Fuel Films
MORTAL KOMBAT: ARMAGEDDON   LEAD Shinnok Martin Stoltz Midway Games
COUNTRY INSURANCE   LEAD Client Tim Plum Cognitive Arts
 
 

Music videos

RoleDirectorProduction
KRUSH   LEAD Brett Gold David Corral LA Calling
CHILD FOR A DAY   SUPPORTING Creep Daniel Zagayer West Valley Chillers
 
 
 

Internet

RoleDirectorProduction
knutehorwitz.com   Knute Horwitz Knute Horwitz knutehorwitz.com
 
 
 
 

Training

M.A. THEATER - Northeastern Illinois University, IMPROV - Second City Chicago, IMPROV - iO Chicago, IMPROV - Jimmy Carrane Chicago, IMPROV - Annoyance Productions Chicago, IMPROV - Players Workshop Chicago, VOICE Voiceover - Norm Woodel, VOICE Technique - Daniel Kane, VOICE Opera - Ronald Combs, ACTING Stanislavsky - Daniel Wirth, ACTING Meisner - Anna Antaramian  
 

Other Special Skills

Former commercial fisherman, Kodiak, AK 
 

Special Skills

Athletic

Extreme Sports

CYCLING, GENERAL (Advanced)
 

General

HACKEY-SACK (Intermediate), JOGGING (Advanced), RUNNING (Advanced), WEIGHT LIFTER (Intermediate)
 

Fighting and Weapons

General Weapons

HANDGUN (Intermediate), RIFLE (Intermediate)
 

Martial Arts

KARATE (Beginner)
 

Improvisation and Comedy

Improvisation & Comedic Performance

IMPROV, GENERAL (Advanced), iO West (Advanced), LONG FORM (Advanced), SECOND CITY (Advanced), SHORT FORM (Beginner), SKETCH (Advanced), UCB (Beginner), VIOLA SPOLIN (Advanced)
 

Languages and Accents/Dialects

Accents/Dialects

IRISH (Intermediate), MINNESOTA / WISCONSIN (Intermediate), RUSSIAN (Intermediate), SCANDINAVIAN (Intermediate), SCOTTISH (Intermediate), SOUTHERN (Intermediate)
 

Languages

FRENCH (Beginner)
 

Other

Driving Skills

STICK SHIFT (Advanced)
 

Licenses

CLASS C (Advanced)
 

Miscellaneous

YOGA (Advanced)
 

Stunts

PRAT FALLS (Intermediate)
 

Performance

Singing

COUNTRY (Intermediate), FOLK (Intermediate), JAZZ (Intermediate), MUSICAL THEATER (Intermediate), OPERA (Intermediate)
 

Vocal Range

BASS (Advanced)
 

Possessions

yoga mat 
old pickup truck - stick shift