Director Guy Guido was introduced to David Castro’s ﬁrst cover tune"Beauty and a Beat" featuring his sister NBC's ﬁnalist from the Voice, Raquel Castro, and it helped land David the lead role in “Lovin Brooklyn” a teen/dance/ romance feature, scheduled to ﬁlm in Brooklyn mid May 2013. It is the second movie David is being acknowledged for his dance moves.At age 7, David landed a role in a Todd Solondz's ﬁlm due to his talented breakdancing moves.
His ﬁrst leading role came a year later in the ﬁlm remake of "The Little Fugitive." A critically acclaimed short "Tracks of Color" followed, where he played the role of a young grafﬁti artist struggling to pursue his passion yet fearing the disappointment of his family. The ﬁlm was so riveting that investors took notice and it went into production to become a feature ﬁlm. At 9, he co-starred opposite John Leguizamo in the movie "Where God Left His Shoes" which landed him a best supporting actor nomination at the IMAGEN AWARDS.
Teaming up again with John Leguizamo in the ﬁlm"Ministers, directed by Franc Reyes and co-starring Harvey Keitel, left David with the daunting task of playing the younger version of John Leguizamo's twin characters Dante and Perfecto. Following his nomination, David was sought-after for lead roles. Several pilots followed; including LL Cool J in "The Man" created by CSI's Anthony Zukier and Nickelodeon's "Summer Camp" where he played Hailee Steinfeld's boy crush.
David's most recently released ﬁlm "Forged" won Best Domestic Feature at the New York International Latino Film Festival in 2010 as well as the Providence Latin Film Festival. David has recently wrapped production for the ﬁlm "Tio Papi" which is slated to release in 2012. Currently, he can be seen in the syndicated TBS show “Are We There Yet” as Frankie DeCosmo, a Staten Island "Guido". When David isn't acting, he is enjoying his passion for Golf. He also competes in nationwide dance competitions and being a self- taught pianist, his love for music has now lead him to debut as a singer.David's kind heart, charismatic good looks and dynamic dance and vocal skills are sure to captivate the hearts of a whole new legions of fans.
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David Castro - About