Angel Valerio is from Triunfo De La Cruz, Honduras. He moved to Brooklyn, New York as a child, where he began his training in Martial Arts. He dedicated himself to his craft, acquiring black belts in Tae Kwon Do, Hwa Rang Do, and Hapkido. He also studied Capoera, Long Fist Kung Fu, Muay Thai and Kickboxing. In Los Angeles, he's trained with Kickboxing Legends Benny "the Jet" Urquidez and Peter "Sugarfoot" Cunningham.
He is a winner of various awards from Kickboxing Tournament Circuits, has fought for the Chuck Norris World Combat League and the USA Kickboxing Team, and was the USKBA Light Heavyweight Champion. Angel's martial arts skills attracted the attention of Producers, and he was cast in a Play called "Children of Legacy" by Sean Nelson. Angel continued competing in Kickboxing tournaments, but his love of acting was born.
In 2011, he met his friend and business partner Christopher Miles and the two teamed up for their first short film, "The Wait," A dark Drama about three people in an apartment, waiting to learn their fate after a violent home invasion. In his next project, Angel assumed the dual role of Fight Choreographer and Actor when he starred in "Redemption." A martial arts Action short about a Man who has to betray his friend to stop a terrorist attack. Now in 2015, Angel's talents have expanded to Film Producer, as he helped to Produce and also Act in his first feature film, "Sleeper," about a Wanted Man hiding out in a secluded house, trying to convince his friend and his hostage that he's not the one who killed the President, it was a Clone.
Angel is a versatile and committed Martial Artist, Film Producer, and Actor and is destined to make a name for himself in the Action Genre of the Movie Industry.