a lot of people already in Hollywood, Brian Dzyak
has spent the better
part of his life telling stories in one way or another.
Whether it was making movies in the backyard
as a kid or working on some of the biggest feature films ever made, his life
has been geared toward being active in the motion picture and television
- Telling the story of the typical
Hollywood movie set, What I Really Want to Do
TM in Hollywood draws on Brianís twenty
years of professional media experience.
This project actually began as a response to countless letters,
emails, and phone calls from aspiring filmmakers just like you who all wanted to know how
they too could find success in this industry. Though he
still responds to each and every inquiry that comes, What I Really Want to Do
TM in Hollywood promises to answer all of those
questions that are asked as well as those that the new filmmaker isn't even
aware of yet.
- Brian began his career as an
Editor, Videographer, and Producer at WBGU-TV27 in Ohio and has shot Top
Fuel Dragsters, classical music concerts, movie premieres and just about everything in between. A
member of IATSE Local
600, he currently works as a freelance Cameraman in Los Angeles, primarily
shooting behind-the-scenes footage and interviews for television and DVD use. Recent film sets he has
worked on include State of Play starring Russell Crowe, Ben
Affleck, and Helen Mirren; The Fast & the Furious 4,
starring Vin Diesel and Paul Walker; GI Joe, starring Dennis
Quaid and Sienna Miller; The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
Shanghai, China; Wanted starring James McAvoy, Angelina Jolie, and
Morgan Freeman in Prague, the Czech Republic; Balls of Fury starring Christopher
Walken in Los Angeles; We Are Marshall starring Matthew
McConaughey in West Virginia and Atlanta, Georgia; and Evan Almighty, starring Steve Carell amongst many
Brian at the 2001 Academy Awards
As a motion-picture Camera
Assistant for over a decade, Brianís resume includes films like Titanic, Broken Arrow,
Murder in the First, Star Trek Generations, Pirates of the Caribbean,
Inspector Gadget, Bring it On, and Showgirls.
Television credits include such popular shows as NYPD Blue, The
X-Files, Star Trek Enterprise, Star Trek Voyager, Strong Medicine, The West
Wing, Charmed, and Tales from the Crypt.
- Brian has worked on a large
variety of projects with the talents of Chris Nolan, James Cameron, Stephen
Sommers, Rob Cohen, Frank Darabont, John
Carpenter, John Woo, Michael Bay, Steven Spielberg, Joel Schumacher, Jerry
Bruckheimer, Joel Silver, Brian Grazer, Kevin Costner, Tom Hanks, Angelina
Jolie, Morgan Freeman, Steven Seagal, Kevin Bacon, William Shatner, David Duchovny, John Travolta,
Christian Slater, Brendon Fraser, Jet Li, William H. Macy, Leonardo DiCaprio, Dustin Hoffman, Martin
Sheen, Charlie Sheen, Diane Lane, John Cusack, Burt Reynolds, Diane Keaton,
Lindsay Lohan, Jessica Simpson, Dennis Quaid, Merv Griffin, Warren Beatty,
Johnny Depp, Alec Baldwin, Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, Michael
J. Fox, Eddie Murphy, James Earl Jones, Mel Gibson, Julie Andrews, Celine
Dion, Barbra Streisand, Michael Jackson, Usher, Faith Hill, Andrew Lloyd
Weber, Twiggy and many more.
- With such a diverse range of
experiences to draw upon, Brian is able to take you into the world of
Hollywood like never before.