Writer in Riverhead, New York
Resume... Just part of it!!!
Intelligent, creative, inventive, honest, moral, non-smoker, non-drinker, organized,
sensitive, kind, easy to get along with, funny, deep thinker... thinks Way outside
the box, lives Way outside the box, great observational and analytical skills, very
spiritual, more common sense than almost anyone and has an innate ability to
interrelate concepts, ideas, theories and facts to achieve and create positive
A main interest is writing screenplays, especially ones whose subject matters are
mostly hip, youthful, romantic comedies and up-beat relationship films (NEVER
violent, negative or horror themes). Very prolific with 11 completed with 16
presently in various stages of development. His ideas and ability are limitless
and he will continue to pursue this avenue forever.
Also, an immediate goal is to take all the positive aspects of his personal
evolvement and share them with the world. The major thrust at this time, is with
the development of books and related materials that can be effectively used and
assimilated by children. Positive behavioral attitudes towards such things as
peace and love will be the unique conceptual focus of all the materials. In fact,
the positive interplay with children and adults with these materials will only
increase the effectiveness and constructiveness of the whole venture.
He is very talented at combining ideas and other concepts such as product
Branding, feel good themes and uplifting educational modes. These talents have
been honed over the years, starting with writing many infomercials, movie pilots
and the like.
Is flexible, working extremely well with producers, etc. to help produce quality
product that is fun, positive, highly entertaining and up lifting... that as
mentioned, can be used for effectively and positively branding products and
relating constructive ideas and concepts.
Also, an extremely talented researcher and has the ability to write very important
books. Present books range the gamut from awesome, insightful and vital
Political Books and Economic Treatises, to Humorous Social Satire, to
expounding on very uplifting, Spiritual, Philosophical and Psychological topics.
Great analytical skills also make him a very astute and totally undogmatic and
unbiased commentator on subjects such as politics, economics, media, behavior
control, social issues, environmental issues, psychology, philosophy and
Career Highlights - So Far!
Education - B.S. From C. W. Post College of Long Island University in Brookville,
NY. Class of Ã¢â‚¬â„¢73. Major in Finance with a Very strong minor in Filmmaking.
One of KarlÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s main flagship endeavors at present, is a project entitled GREEN
GREEN INSPIRATION is an awesome trendsetting project that encompasses the
building of the GREEN INSPIRATION PROTOTYPE DEMONSTRATION AND
CONFERENCE CENTER. ItÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s goals are to become the epitome of completely
GREEN architecture and the education center for implementing GREEN and
HEALTHY life style modes, that will be exemplary to the world.
In the Summer of Junior year of College, he made a short film entitled, THE
HERO. This 16mm 81/2 minute short was blown up to 35mm and became one of
the last short subject films bought by Columbia Pictures for National and
International Theatrical Distribution. It was an award winning film that was
considered in Ã¢â‚¬â„¢74 for the LIVE ACTION SHORT category of the Academy Awards.
THE HERO has been used as a teaching tool in such prestigious film schools as
Was a director/producer/cinematographer at a commercial UHF-TV television
station. Produced specials, local origination shows, did publicity photography
and worked on many in-house and regional commercials. Also wrote and
directed numerous CATV shows that were for leading markets. These shows were
entertainment and infomercial in nature.
Writer, Producer and Director of many motion film projects... ranging from
Producing pilots for United Artists Theater Corporation... to his own film, entitled
RYDER, P. I. This film was the very first film in the world that was shot with
professional video cameras and recorders and recorded on Sony 1Ã¢â‚¬Â professional
videotape. The film was then transferred to 35mm film and again, was the first
film in the world done this way and to have a wide distribution in theaters by
major film distributors.
RYDER, P. I. received a great review in VARIETY and went on to video release,
DVD release and is now available on Netflix. Two major claims to fame for this
film are that it is media star Howard SternÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s first movie... he has two 3 minute
cameos. Also, due to the fact that it was the very first video/film production in the
world... Karl was a leader in this field and even beat Star WarsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ George Lucas by
17 years with this technology.
Also, in the Sweeps Period in November of 1993, the nationally syndicated TV
show Ã¢â‚¬Å“HARD COPYÃ¢â‚¬Â featured Karl, Ã¢â‚¬Å“RYDER, P. I.Ã¢â‚¬Â and the Howard Stern
connection. And again, in the Summer of 1996, the national TV show Ã¢â‚¬Å“INSIDE
EDITIONÃ¢â‚¬Â featured Karl and starred clips from Ã¢â‚¬Å“RYDER, P. I.Ã¢â‚¬Â Also again,
Ã¢â‚¬Å“RYDER, P. I.Ã¢â‚¬Â was very favorably featured with national critic Jeffrey Lyons on
Ã¢â‚¬Å“INSIDE EDITIONÃ¢â‚¬Â in March of 1997.
Has worked with and written for young comedians at the American Comedy Arts
Institute in New York City. Wrote for Rick Overton and was the 1st writer for
famous comedian George Wallace (the #1 - 10 PM male draw in Vegas). Over the
years, other talents included Rosie OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Donnell, Bob Nelson, John Mulroney and
the infamous media personality Howard Stern.
Has extensive recording studio experience that comes from doing soundtracks
for motion pictures and independent audio recording. He has produced several
comedy records and has composed and recorded his own music.
Has written, produced and/or directed several film and video pilots. Many have
been for independent companies and one in particular was entitled,
Ã¢â‚¬Å“NORTHAMPTON WEEKENDÃ¢â‚¬Â and was lensed for United Film Distribution, a then
subsidiary of United Artists Theaters, Corp.
In addition to the many other TV and radio appearances, Karl was featured on
Ã¢â‚¬Å“HARD COPYÃ¢â‚¬Â again in the fall of 1996, in a story that focused on video footage
he had taken of a young Rosie OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Donnell performing at a comedy club. She was
with an improv group called Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Laughter Company,Ã¢â‚¬Â which Karl was working
with in the early to mid-1980s. Ã¢â‚¬Å“HARD COPYÃ¢â‚¬Â again used his footage in another
story in the Spring of 1997 and the Ã¢â‚¬Å“E!Ã¢â‚¬Â network also used the footage again in a
biography on Rosie. When she was just starting out, Karl also edited her
personal audition tapes.
One of the very important flagship books that Karl is presently marketing is
entitled COME NOVEMBER. It centers around the recent election of the President
of the United States. It deals with the most plausible scenario that ANYONE has
yet suggested that would enable the election of a President that would be
ENABLED and EMPOWERED to give America back to the people. It is a Vital,
Timely and Very Important book that all Americans must read, digest and
understand in order to help preserve the Life, Liberty and Pursuit of Happiness...
along with the spirits of Freedom and Justice... AND our precious Bill of Rights.
These were the goals of our first in history... experiment with the noble dream of
Democracy... that was the awesome hope for us all by our great Founding
Recently, has done 45 hours of Streaming Radio Broadcasts that focused on
politics... from the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and Bill of
Rights... to current American and World financial and political issues, including
the 2012 Presidential Elections. Also was recently the exclusive guest of a
Worldwide broadcast and again expounded on a variety of AmericaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s pressing
political and financial issues.
Other areas that Karl has had experience in, are being an entrepreneur in running
his own small sales Corporations, and working with developing some of the first
custom commercial Metal Oxide Semi-Conductor Computer Chips (CMOS),
whose technology has now become the basis for most of our whole digital
KarlÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s creative and entrepreneur list goes on forever... and he is willing to discuss
it with those who see the value of a person that has the ability to think, be
creative and do his best to help the world achieve its collective best.