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P14/2b Living My Dream as an Actor

 Positive Living Vibrations with Sara Troy and her guest John Nicholson.   Aired January 16/14

John Nicholson the actor, who is a native of New York City His personal quote is “you might not know me now, but a little bit of time is going to change all that”. Johns most recent project was a role in

director Darren Grants film ” Man-eater” (Grant is best known for director the Tyler Perry Movie ” Diary of a Mad Black Woman”

John has had roles in the ABC daytime drama’s “All My Children” and “General Hospital” Often cast as the “love interest” or a “police officer” John was cast in Man-eater as a very dark character. He is looking forward to taking on more challenging roles in 2014

There is a documentary by producer Sam Hurwitz that John was interviewed for, of which he is especially proud to have been part of. The documentary deals with overcoming pain, hurt and the redemption of the human spirit. Please check it out and if you enjoy the trailer, please like it on and feel free to share it with friends and family



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Not widely known is that John was a very successful retail security executive for over thirteen years before giving up his career to pursue acting.

John worked as “director of security” for several national retail chains, including “Circuit City” and “nationwide furniture”. John is a certified criminal interrogator, (having personally conducted over 3,000 criminal interrogations) and overseen twice that many as director.

Before her death from cancer, John’s mother encouraged him to give up his retail career and pursue acting full time.

An avid traveller, who has been fortunate enough to have visited some amazing places around the world. Having visited, South Africa (Cape Town and Johannesburg) Holland, Germany, Belguim, France, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, Jamacia, Grand Cayman, Malaysia, Thailand, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and every major city in the U.S.

The world is a beautiful and amazing place, filled with wonderful people, stories and culture. The more I travel the more I realize people all over the world are more alike than they are different.

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