BLOG: Working, Working, Working
In the first part of 2013, I’ve been pretty productive. Actually, no—in the very first part of 2013, I was really sick with the flu and I spent about a week moaning under a blanket, watching Netflix. Since then, things having been going great, though!
I’ve had two webseries, CSU: Crime Stoppers Unit and Pretty Shorts debut, I’ve worked on three short films and one pilot, I will be on location in a little over a week filming yet another short film, and I have recently been cast in the new play War Wound, for which I will be part of a staged reading on the 10th, 11th, and 12th of May (check fraggledproductions.com for more details).
Last weekend was particularly busy, as I jumped from set to set, finishing two short films at the same time. It was the most fun I’ve had since moving out to LA, followed closely by one day that I ate pizza for all three meals. That was pretty great too.
Despite how much work I’ve been doing, I found some time to put some of my work together and now have my reel live on this site! You can take a look at it here.
Well, back to trying to recreate the second best day I have ever had in LA. Just waiting on the delivery guy…
News: CSU: Crime Stoppers Unit Premiers January 16th
Chris appears in the upcoming webseries, CSU: Crime Stoppers Unit as Officer Trent Summers, premiering on January 16th via Blip.TV
CSU: Crime Stoppers Unit is a documentary style satire capturing the daily lives of a non profit volunteer based crime investigations office. The series revolves around JJ, the newest member of CSU.
Written by Don Donnelly and Granison Crawford, the series stars Melinda Lee, Gregory Nelson, Granison Crawford, Karli Kaiser, Sebastion “Cbazz” Fort, Corey J Roberts, and Chris O’Brien.
News: See Chris as Mr. Miraculous in Wonder Women
Chris is currently performing in Wonder Women at the Next Stage Theatre in Hollywood as MR. MIRACULOUS!
Wonder Women is a hilarious comedy about superheroes and the sexism that female heroes would likely face if superheroes were real, as well as love, loss, truth, and justice!
If you live in the LA area, it’s $20 at the door—and if you do come, please make sure you tell the box office that you are there to see Chris O’Brien / Mr. Miraculous! And bring friends!
November 1, 8, 15, and 29 at 9:30 PM
December 6, 13, and January 3 at 8:00 PM
*November 29th Chris will be performing in both the 8:00 and 9:30 shows.
The Next Stage - 1523 N La Brea, West Hollywood, CA 90046
It is on the second story of a 2-floor strip mall, on the right side above “The Woods” bar. It’s across the street from a Quality Inn. Parking is nearly impossible, so come a little early. For the 9:30 shows, you may have to wait outside for the 8PM show to end to get inside, pay, and sit.
For more on the Berubians Theatre Company, the Next Stage Theatre, and Wonder Women, visit berubians.com.