Teo Castellanos is an actor/writer/director, who works in theater, film and television. He received his B.F.A. in Theater from Florida Atlantic University under a full scholarship.
His award winning solo NE 2nd Avenue toured extensively for a decade and won the Fringe First Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Scotland 2003. Teo is the recipient
of several awards and grants including NEA, NEFA, MAP, Knight Arts Challenge, Knight Foundation People’s Choice Award, Miami Dade County Cultural Affairs and also
won the State of Florida Individual Artist Fellowship 2005 and 2013. Film credits include playing opposite Matt Dillon in Sunlight Jr. and opposite John Leguizamo in Empire as well as in A Change of Heart with Jim Belushi. Teo is a member of SAG, AFTRA, Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers. Teo will begin touring his new solo Third Trinity directed by Tarell McCraney in 2016/2017 season.