Actor. MC. RJ. Standup. Filmmaker

Actor /Director /Writer /Editor /Standup Comedian /Radio Jockey /MC /Performer

Height: 5′ 8″

Weight: 160 lbs

Eyes: Dark Brown

Hair: Black

Email: services@sunnymoza.com

Originally from Jammu-Kashmir, Sunny Moza is an Indian actor currently based in California. He appears mostly in independent films, commercials and TV. He has a versatile background and is very passionate about various aspects of film making – acting, directing, writing and editing.

His short film LOVE FOOL was the official selection at the Silicon Valley Film Festival and was screened to a full house at Serra Theaters where the Chief Guest was the Mayor of Milpitas, Jose “Joe” Esteves. The event was covered by reputed newspapers and TV channels. His previous short film KURSE was screened at the Mississippi International Film Festival and at Club Albertos in Mountain View, CA to a full house, as well. It received the Audience Award at the Northern California Film Festival.

Most recently, Sunny’s promotional video for the Toastmasters club won the Diamond Director Award at the District Conference, and his short film YELLOW made it to the International Film Festival of South Asia (IFFSA) Toronto and NDTV’s Profit-Prime channel. His feature film – KAAYA, a drama/horror genre, will be hitting the screens in 2018.

Besides acting and film-making, he has performed stand-up comedy at various events including Waheeda Rehman’s fundraiser for Pratham, Facebook Headquarters’ Diwali function and a Fiji Comedy Show. He hosts a weekly radio show as an RJ on Radio Zindagi 1550AM and 99.7 HD3 FM. You can listen to him live on-air every Thursday at 6 PM PST, and watch him live stream on Facebook.

Sunny has also been invited as a guest speaker on Film Making at Irvington High School. He has been the Film Judge for the Reflections Program at the Irvington PTA where he has judged student films for 4 consecutive years. He has been a guest speaker at the Fremont Area Writers meet – a branch of the California Writers Club, as well.

Sunny Moza as the Entertainer, MC and Host

Waheeda Rehman Pratham Fundraiser, Udit Narayan & Alka Yagnik Show, Falguni Pathak Show, Atul Purohit Dandiya, City of San Jose Bollywood SLAM Concert Party, Bolloween with Abhay Deol, NYE 2015 with Ileana D’Cruz, Adnan Sami Concert, Party with Gulshan Grover, Naach Meri Jaan with Jaaved Jaaferi, Ashiquon ki Mehfil with Kumar Sanu, Fusion Tour with Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Prabhudeva and Chitrangada Singh; Baby Doll in Bollyland with Sunny Leone, NYE 2016 with R Madhavan, Holi Hai with Stereo Nation, India Fair 2016 with Elli Avram, Vishal-Shekhar Concert, Nargis Fakhri Show, Raghu Dixit Project, Shreya Ghoshal Concert, M Nights with Sunny Leone, Meet the Devgns with Ajay Devgn and Kajol, 440Volt Concert featuring Mika Singh and Bappi Lahiri, NYE 2017 with Riteish Deshmukh, Dance USA Dance with Master Saroj Khan, Laila Reloaded with Sunny Leone, PNG Jewelers with Raveena Tandon, 2 to Tango 3 to Jive with Saurabh Shukla, Remembering Mukesh with Nitin Mukesh, CRY America Inc.’s Gala Dinner with Arjun Rampal, Aga Khan Foundation’s Charity Concert with Mika Singh, IHC’s Diwali Mela with Dytto, Rekha Bhardwaj Concert, Vikram Hazra Concert and the Kakkars at Google


Filmography/Theater

YearProject RoleLanguageMediumProduction HouseNote
2018BBVLeadKannadaFilm
KaayaSahilHindiFilmFlying SwANN FilmsPost-Production
2017Blood and Dolly: A Macbeth storyMcDuffEnglishTheatreWriters: Sophia Naylor & Tunuviel Luv-AgnewStaged Reading
Face-OffHanumanEnglishTheatreRLMZ MediaSeptember 2017
Take Me ThereUber driverEnglishFilm
AaoKishoreHindiRadio PlayNaatakby Saadat Hasan Manto
Headwind DoctorEnglish Film May Yam StudiosApril 2017
The LeapHanumanEnglishTheatreDir: Paramesh GopiApril 2017
KronosZuhaalEnglishTheatreSolskritSci-Fi Bollywood Dance Drama
IdeationSandeep EnglishTheatreCity Lights Theater Award-winning Play by Aaron Loeb
2016Matthew Briar and the Age of ResurrectionVijayEnglishTheatreEpic ImmersiveOctober 2016
Sitayascaritam Mahat HanumanEnglish/SanskritTheatreDir: Paramesh GopiSeptember 2016
Radio Zindagi TV CommercialActor / DirectorHindi TVS.A.D EntertainmentConcept & Direction: Sunny Moza
Robocopp LeadEnglish/HindiCommercial Robocopp
Saware LeadHindiFilmCover Version of 'Saware' Music Video
Carrier-3 Dr. GoswamiEnglishFilmMay Yam Studios Sci-Fi
Vibrations of PulseBuntyEnglish/HindiTheatreDance Dil SeDance/Drama/Musical
2015Out at SeaLeadHaryanviTheatreNaatakNicholas Bethel
YellowLeadSilentfilmCinephile Film Arts Inc Director: Sreedhar Rao
Quite LimitedRoshanHindiTheatreWriter: Swapnil DixitDStreet Play (Nukkad Naatak)
East EssenceLeadEnglishCommercialEast EssenceZee TV and International TV
MCIS TV Commercial 'Right Choice'Actor / DirectorEnglishTVS.A.D EntertainmentConcept & Direction: Sunny Moza
2014MCIS TV Commercial 'Dog in the Park'Director EnglishTVS.A.D EntertainmentNational TV Commercial
Gokula NirgamanaGollaSanskrit/KannadaTheatreDir: Alamelu IyengarPadsmashree Dr. Puthi Narasimhachar
2013Shuddh Desi ImprovactorHinglishTheatreNaatak
Jaya Jaya Vijayee Raghurama Vishnu / HanumanSanskrit/KannadaTheatreDir: Chinmayi & Ramya Padsmashree Dr. Puthi Narasimhachar
East Essence LeadEnglishCommercialEast EssenceAiring on Zee TV
PolycomRakeshEnglishCommercialJohn McNeil Studio
Jai JagannathKing IndradyumnaEnglishTheatreDir: Bhaktimarga SwamiFestival of India
Indal-HaranAlha & LaakhanHindiTheatreDir: Dr. Devendra Sharma Nautanki @ Austin, Texas
MI: Virtual InstrumentsDusty LoaderEnglishFilmGuerilla Wanderers FilmsPremiered @ Venetian, Las Vegas
Ab Laut AaLeadHindiMusic VideoDir: Robert RippbergerSinger: Sunidhi Chauhan Lyricist: Niranjan
Don't Forget The Staples!WorkerEnglishFilmStudio Berezin FilmApril 2013
2012The Midnight StrangerAshutoshHindiFilmDir: Akshay Prem Vyas APV Movies & S.A.D Entertainment
10 Acrobats in an Amazing Leap of FaithMuradEnglishTheatreIndiStageDirector: Rooben Morgan
In My Heart BenEnglishFilmDeAnza
2's company, 3's a blastRajEnglishTheatreGurus of DanceBollywood Musical
Spotlight Anand/AndyEnglishTheatreGurus of DanceBollywood Musical
According to Plan ARaghuHindi/EnglishFilmDirector: Anuj NijhawanCo-Actor Ali Fazal (from 3 Idiots)
2011Jis Lahore Nahi Dekhya O Jamyai Nai Hidaayat Hussain UrduTheatreNaatakPlaywright Asghar Wajahat
Sultana DakuMr. YoungHindiTheatreDir: Dr. Devendra SharmaNautanki @ Portland, Oregon
Dil Le Chala LeadHindiMusic VideoDir: Akshay Prem Vyas Music Composer: Shekhar Hemnani
Love FoolSahilHindiFilmS.A.D EntertainmentActor, Writer, Editor, Director
2010Crossing the VoidGopiEnglishFilmFremont Film ForumSupporting role
Improvise Private BaldridgeEnglishFilmGang of FiveLead
TughlaqShahabuddinUrduTheatreNaatakPlaywright Girish Karnad
When Rahul Met Anjali RahulEnglishFilmS.A.D Entertainment Actor, Writer, Editor, Director
Suicide Consultant Raj MalhotraEnglishFilmDir: Cheenu Krishnan Post-Production
Scoping Out ReginaDickEnglishTVSuburban Squirrel ProductionsTV Premiere - Feb 2011
Irie ITReggieEnglishTVSuburban Squirrel ProductionsTV Premiere - Feb 2011
Channeling IraDirectorEnglishTVSuburban Squirrel ProductionsDirector
Maybe SomedayChrisEnglishFilmDir: Anna Dorion
2009The WalletLeadEnglishFilmS.A.D EntertainmentDir: Nidhi Moza
Knock KnockLeadEnglishFilmS.A.D EntertainmentDir: Nidhi Moza
Last DreamLeadEnglishFilmS.A.D EntertainmentDir: Nidhi Moza
Patol Babu FilmstarChanchal KumarEnglishTheatreNaatakPlaywright Satyajit Ray
2008KurseSahil HindiFilmS.A.D Entertainment Actor, Writer, Editor, Director
StrangersPK HindiFilmBlue Ice Films
Open HouseStranger HindiFilmS.A.D Entertainment Actor, Writer, Editor, Director
Final SolutionsBobbyEnglishTheatreNaatakPlaywright Mahesh Dattani
2007Ehsaas - The RealizationChi-ChiEnglish TheatreProject PulseMentor: Filmfare award winner, Sharmishtha Roy
2006Lo Aaya SamirGrogyHindiFilmBon Creative ProductionsSupporting Role
2005Choices - The Law of KarmaDirectorEnglishFilm S.A.D EntertainmentWriter, Director
2004Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu ThiManagerHindi TVBalaji Telefilms Aired on Star Plus
BhabhiRahulHindi TVUTV Aired on Star Plus
Havells Fan CommercialBoxerHindiCommercialDirected by Raj Kaushal
Zee Cinestars - India's BestBouncerHindiCommercialZee TV
2003 MahaBateinRahul MalhotraHindiFilmS.A.D EntertainmentActor, Writer, Director
2002SarhadZulfiUrduTheatreDir: Amit Ranjan Based on Tumhari Amrita


Training/Skills

What From Institution
MUT Improv House Troupe BobbyMade Up Theater
Professional Acting Kay Kostopoulos and Marty PistoneStanford
Improv - Level A, B & CBen and DustinMade Up Theater
Bollywood DanceAditya Patel Gurus of Dance
16mm ProductionDennis Irwin DeAnza College
Acting for CameraTom BlankOhlone College
ScreenwritingRobert SelinskeOhlone College
Voice and DictionBrenda OnholzOhlone College