The Witchever Path Team is happy to unveil another actor performing in our next interactive story, CATAMOUNT! Say hello to D’Lo!
D’Lo is a queer/transgender Tamil-Sri Lankan-American actor/writer/comic. D’Lo’s television roles have included: LOOKING, TRANSPARENT, SENSE 8, and MR.ROBOT, and web series EASTSIDERS, DYKECENTRAL, including a leading role in a ColorCreative & Project Greenlight produced MINIMUM WAGE, and finally his very own web series PRIVATE DICK. He also plays the role of Gio in upcoming feature film DEATH & BOWLING and is in post-production for a buddy comedy short film he wrote featuring D’Lo and Shakina Nayfack called RO & SHIRELLE. He is currently in development on a scripted series based on his life through Sameer Gardezi’s Break The Room (BTR) Media and Paul Feig’s Powderkeg Media.
Most recently, D’Lo was awarded the Artist Disruptor Fellowship for TV Writing through the Center for Cultural Performance and 5050×2020 an initiative started by Joey Soloway; and the Civic Media Fellowship through USC’s Annenberg Innovation Lab, and a Cultural Trailblazer Award from the City of Los Angeles’ Department of Cultural Affairs.
His solo shows Ramble-Ations, D’FunQT, D’FaQTo Life and To T, or not To T have toured theaters and festivals nationally. He is currently working on his latest solo called Queer Noise with support from CTG’s Library Series and LA LGBT Center. He is a co-founder of QORE, a Queer South Asian Comedic Artists Collective, that was created in response to rising ideology of intolerance both in Modi’s India and Trump’s America. QORE currently hosts space in LA for South Asian Artists for Black Lives.
He facilitates ‘writing for performance’ workshops, and created the “Coming Out, Coming Home” writing workshop series for South Asian and/or Immigrant LGBTQ Organizations across the nation, and frequently collaborates with NQTTCN (National Queer/Trans Therapists of Color Network).