RICK APICELLA                                            ACTOR/WRITER


Writer Resume


RAGE (2019): A short film about a soldier who faces a moral dilemma during a second US Civil War.  Seeking funding.

THE LEGEND (2019): A full length film about a boxing trainer who discovers a mysterious self taught boxer who doesn't speak. Based on my play THE LEGEND which was given a COMMENDED status by the BBC in 2018.  Seeking funding.

GET YOUR HAT (2019): A short film about a baseball player who goes from the ball fields to the front lines. Seeking funding.

JUSTICE (2015): A short film, crime drama about a post modern SOCRATES. Produced by MYLO Productions (2015). Recognized by the Garden State Film Festival (2016).

BEEN A LONG TIME COMMIN (2013): A slapstick short about a crime family defeated by potty talk. Produced (2013). Audience Choice Award Winner 333 Film Festival, Queens NY.


NANCY (2019): A short western based on The Beatles tune "Rocky Racoon." 

THE LEGEND (2018): A full length play about a boxing trainer who discovers a mysterious, self taught boxer who doesn't speak. Selected by the BBC as a COMMENDED play for 2018.

THE PRODIGY (2016): The original one man version of THE LEGEND. Featured at United Solo Theater Festival on Theater Row, NYC. 

FLOGGED (2015): A short play about compassion between two men in an alternate reality.

DESIRE: A short play about an accidental kidnapping. Voted BEST PLAY 20/20 Short Play Festival, Garrison, NY.

CRABS IN A BASKET: A short play about the pressures of running a business in the South Bronx, 1965. Runner up BEST PLAY Strawberry One Act Play Festival, NYC.

THE DYNASTY: A one man short about a group of misfit soccer players.

LOVE: A short. She used to love him, so she tried to kill him. Obviously.