Brian Falduto is a professional Actor & Singer-Songwriter as well as an I.C.F. certified Life Coach.
At the age of 11, Brian was cast alongside Jack Black by casting director Ilene Starger and Golden Globe winning director Richard Linklater in the Scott Rudin/Paramount Pictures film School of Rock as Billy, a.k.a. “Fancy Pants.” Brian returned to working on and pursuing his craft in college.
A dual-degree graduate in Theatre Performance and Arts Administration, Brian proudly calls himself an alumnus of Wagner College. His educational and professional journeys have led him to work with some incredible individuals including Tony Award winner Michele Pawk (Hollywood Arms, Seussical), Allison Franck (Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera), Sheri Sanders (“Rock the Audition”), Matty Selman (Lysistrata, Goddess Wheel), CMA & ACM award-winner Kelly Ford, ACM award-winning host Blair Garner (America’s Morning Show), Chuck Wicks (Nashville, Dancing with the Stars), the late, great recording artist Tommy Page, 6-time Billboard Magazine Major Market Air Personality of the Year recipient Todd Pettengill, Jayde Donovan, Drew Scott Harris, Michael Blevins (Group Theatre Too, A Chorus Line), Justin Boccitto (Choreographer’s Canvas), Susanne Scheel (The Amazing Spider-Man, Moneyball), Brian Patrick Murphy (Legally Blonde the Musical), Brendan Stackhouse (Fun Home), Aaron Michael Krueger (writer of the award-winning new musical New Dawn), Alma Mae Vajas, Nef & Jimmy (Jones Bones Productions), Lily Ali-Oshatz (Off Broadway’s The Extraordinary Fall of the Four-Legged Woman), country music recording artist Molly Adele Brown, fellow songwriters Drew Conrad & Cassie Boettcher, Michael Colby Jones (One Life to Live, Guiding Light), Bobby Holder (The Actor’s Project, Talent Express), Sara Sheperd (Beautiful), Nina Rausch (Anthony Meindl’s Acting Workshop), Lana Young (Kevin Can Wait, Law & Order), Caryn West (This Is Us), Brian Patacca (Actor’s Salon), and the amazing faculty at Wagner College: Mara Gannon, Fred Tessler, Amy Williams, Alan Dornak, Cecilia Flores, Margo Hammond, Susan Fenley, David McDonald, Rusty Curcio, and John Jamiel.
Since college, Brian has immersed himself back into the industry, working with renowned Theatre organizations such as the Broadway PR firm O&MCo, the Broadway producing company Jujamcyn Theatres, the regional Paper Mill Playhouse, the Off-Broadway show Fuerza Bruta, the Venus / Adonis Theatre Festival, and the New York International Fringe Festival. He has also taken a dive into the world of Radio with various formats including 95.5 WPLJ, 77WABC on the AM dial, and Radio 103.9. However, he is specifically proud of the role he had in helping bring country music back to NYC with NASH FM 94.7, the flagship station of the now national and influential NASH brand.
Bit by the music industry bug, Brian is now a Singer-Songwriter himself, delivering heartfelt lyrics through infectious melodies. His debut, acoustic EP, “Love One Another” was released on June 13, 2017 and within 24 hours hit #94 on the US iTunes Singer-Songwriter charts. By the end of the week, it was #64 on this same chart in the UK and #31 for overall album sales on iTunes in Norway. Prior to releasing his 2018 Live Performance Session series on YouTube, Brian spent the majority of 2017 sharing his music live in concert throughout the Tri-State area and also devoted some time partnering with various non-profits including H.D.S.A. (Huntington’s Disease Society of America), S.A.G.E. (Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders), and H.E.A.R.T. (Help Educate At Risk Teens Foundation), all causes dear to his heart. Brian is currently a volunteer for the Trevor Project and continues his work as an LGBTQ advocate.
Launched in June, Brian is currently promoting his new business “Love Life,” a professional Life Coaching program in compliance with the International Coach Federation standards. Fueled by his passion for self-care, self-acceptance, & self-improvement, Brian works closely with his clients to help guide the conversation they are having with themselves about their future.
Brian was in sunny Los Angeles for the recent Pilot Season, but is back in NYC for the summer working on new music. For booking & press inquiries, click here.
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