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Victor Rasuk

​Victor Rasuk (born January 15, 1984) is an American actor. Rasuk was born in Harlem, New York to Dominican parents. He has one brother, Silvestre, with whom he starred in Raising Victor Vargas. Rasuk attended performing arts school as a teenager, and began acting at 14. He garnered his first movie role at 16 in Five Feet High and Rising. The film—less than 30 minutes long—was a hit at the Independent Spirit Film Festival. Two years later, the same director, Peter Sollett, suggested expanding the short film into a feature-length movie: Raising Victor Vargas, which went on to win Rasuk an Independent Spirit Award for his work. In his next film, Rock Steady, Rasuk played a character named Roc. Two years later, he took a leading role in Haven with Orlando Bloom. In 2005, Lords of Dogtown was released, with Victor playing Tony Alva, one of the leading roles. The part included surfing and performing skateboarding tricks. Although the more complicated maneuvers were performed by stunt men (including the scenes of surfing at Pacific Ocean Park pier and skating in empty swimming pools), Rasuk is a method actor and worked on remaining in character both on and off screen. Believing he had mastered skating a huge ramp in only his second week of training, Rasuk fractured one of his orbital bones. Rasuk says the accident likely earned him more respect from serious skaters within the cast and crew. Victor can now be seen on the HBO television series How To Make It In America (2010), co-starring alongside Bryan Greenberg and rapper Kid Cudi. Marjorie Ballentine is his acting coach. Description above from the Wikipedia article Victor Rasuk , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 15, 1984 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series ER 1994-09-19
Latest Project:
Series The Baker and the Beauty 2020-04-13
Known For
Poster of Fifty Shades Freed
Poster of Fifty Shades Darker
Poster of Godzilla
Poster of Five Feet High and Rising
Series The Baker and the Beauty Daniel Garcia 2020-04-13
Series Tamron Hall Self - Guest 2019-09-09
Movie Fifty Shades Freed Jose 2018-01-17
Movie The Mule Rico 2018-12-14
Series Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan Disco 2018-08-30
Movie Fifty Shades Darker José Rodriguez 2017-02-08
Series Colony BB 2016-01-14
Movie Fifty Shades of Grey Jose Rodriguez 2015-02-11
Movie Godzilla Tre Morales 2014-05-14
Series Stalker Detective Ben Caldwell 2014-10-01
Movie Jobs Bill Fernandez 2013-08-16
Movie Being Flynn Gabriel 2012-03-02
Series How to Make It in America Cameron 'Cam' Calderon 2010-02-14
Movie The War Boys Greg 2009-05-30
Movie Life Is Hot in Cracktown Manny 2009-06-26
Movie Stop-Loss Rico Rodriguez 2008-03-28
Movie Spinning Into Butter Patrick Chibas 2007-01-01
Movie Adrift in Manhattan Simon Colón 2007-01-10
Movie I'm Reed Fish Frank Cortez 2007-06-01
Movie Feel The Noise Javi Vega 2007-10-05
Movie Bonneville Bo Douglas 2006-09-11
Series Law & Order: Trial by Jury Luis Ramirez 2005-03-03
Movie The Making of 'Lords of Dogtown' Himself 2005-09-27
Movie Lords of Dogtown Tony Alva 2005-06-03
Movie Haven Fritz 2004-09-10
Movie Raising Victor Vargas Victor Vargas 2002-05-16
Movie Five Feet High and Rising Victor 2000-01-30
Movie Flawless Kid from the Neighborhood (uncredited) 1999-11-26
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Leon Ardilles 1999-09-20
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19