WARNING: IF YOU CONTINUE READING, YOU MIGHT NOT BE ABLE TO STOP LAUGHING.
My name is Michael DiMente
I am an 8 year US Military Veteran 4 years USMC Reserve 4 years US Navy Active Duty, an FAA Certified Pilot and Jack of many trades
If there was a Crown for the title Jack Of All Trades, I think I would be wearing it.
I HAVE DONE MORE IN 54 YEARS THAN A 100 YEAR OLD MAN.
I am currently working as an Actor, Singer, and Songwriter.
In addition to performing, I have worked a wide variety of jobs.
I am like a good portfolio, well diversified.
My work history includes, experience as an Actor-Singer-Aircraft & Auto detailer-Aircraft line serviceman-Aircraft Fueler-Flight School Dispatcher-FAA certified Airline Transport Pilot-FAA certified Flight Instructor-Licensed Barber-Busboy-Cook-Dishwasher-Limousine chauffeur-Department store clerk-Cashier-Telemarketer-Customer service representative-Pharmacy technician-Copier salesman and now Website Designer.
Over the course of my lifetime throughout this incredible journey so far, I have been very fortunate to have done some really cool things. The following are just a few of them. As a Chauffeur I have had the opportunity to drive Actor Burgess Meredith Actor /Comedian (RIP) Robin Williams as well as numerous famous musicians. As a Charter Pilot I have Flown Producer Brian Grazer, Actors Ron Howard, Robert Urich, Senetor Bob Dole and the amazing Saxophonist Mr. Kenny G to name a few. While employed as an Auto Detailer, I have detailed actor Jack Nicholsons cars named Bing and Blue at his Hollywood hills home, as well as Sean Penn and Madonnas Mercedes-Benz at there Malibu home, before their big D. I even got to drive Madonnas car from Northridge to Burbank and drop it off to her at the recording studio she was at.
Another great privilege I have had, is traveling to almost every State in the union and many amazing country's such as, Japan, Italy, Poland, Ireland, France, England, Switzerland, South America, all throughout Mexico and many other beautiful destinations.
I started acting as a child in 1968 at age 7 and have made appearances in many films, commercials and television series as a Background and Principal actor, as well as a Stand In and photo double. In (1972) I got my first big part in the television western Evil Roy Slade Staring John Astin, Milton Berle, Mickey Rooney, Pat Morita, Dom DeLuise, Dick Shawn, Edie Adams, Henry Gibson, Ed Begley Jr. Pamela Austin and Me Hehehehe.
Some other appearances in film include, Godfather Part 2, Earthquake, Cheech and Chong's Next Movie, Stripes, Grease 2, Back to the Future Part 2, The Karate Kid, Part II, Star Trek 4 The Voyage Home, as well as many others.
I have also worked on several television series such as, Adam 12, Baretta, Barnaby Jones, Cheers, Charlie's Angels, CHiPs, Dallas, Dynasty, Family Ties, Fame TV series, Fantasy Island, Hart To Hart, Highway To Heaven, Hill Street Blues, I Dream Of Jeanie, Kung Fu, Little House On The Prairie, MacGyver, M*A*S*H, Murder She Wrote, St. Elsewhere, Starsky and Hutch, T.J. Hooker, The Bionic Woman, The Brian Keith Show, The Dukes Of Hazard, The Love Boat, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Streets Of San Francisco, The Six Million Dollar Man, Who's The Boss, and the list goes on.
Anyway I don't want to spoil all the fun and adventure so I will stop writing for now.
This is just my BIO, but If you have been intrigued by what you have read, and want to know my whole life story, there are many more things I have done which I will share in my forthcoming book, due out sometime August 2016.
Detailed story's and there are many, will be sure to keep you amused for hours.
In the meantime, please visit my FACEBOOK Page click Photos then ALBUMS where you can see Photos and watch Videos of me of me acting and singing and read story's like how I got my roles in GREASE 2, STAR TREK 4 etc, and be sure to check out my official Acting Reel,which I made using the Apple iMovie maker App.