Colonel Gunn

CARLOS A. SANTIAGO - A veteran stage and film performer of more than 40 years, Carlos Santiago is also the personal manager and co-producer of national touring band "V Is for Villains, as well as his current show, "Colonel Obadiah Gunn's Wild West Music Show". Carlos has also performed in and produced countless shows across the United States, Central America and Europe. He has performed musical celebrity impersonations such as Billy Joel, Neil Diamond, Elton John, The Blues Brothers and Frank Sinatra, at Biloxi's Treasure Bay Casino, Bally's Casino in New Orleans, Hollywood Casino and more, as well as performances down on world famous Bourbon Street in New Orleans. For several years Carlos was also the vocalist for The Blue Stars Orchestra, based in Biloxi Mississippi.

Film Credits:

Gotham City Police - Batman Begins with Christian Bale
Professional Businessman - Derailed with Clive Owen and Jennifer Aniston
Doctor - Ali with Will Smith
S.W.A.T Team Member - Fox's Series Premier of Prison Break

Stage Credits:

Lead Role - Sky Masterson - Guys and Dolls - KNS Productions - Saenger Theater Biloxi Ms
Lead Role - Lancelot Du Lac - Camelot - Saenger Theater Biloxi Ms

Production Experience:

Show production/directing, acting, scriptwriting, songwriting, set design and construction, video production, stage and "Hollywood" style make-up and costuming. Illustrator/Artist.

Specialized Skills:

Graphic Illustrator; Computer Based Artwork; Mural Artist; Logo Design; Multi-media painter using watercolor, acrylics, oils; WebsiteDesign and Flash Intros and Banners; Photographer and photo editing; Videographer and video editing; Songwriting and sound design; Jingles, Voice-overs and Commercials; Costume design and creation; Make-up specialist; Event Character Design and Creation; Event Marketing

Now Carlos Santiago has created a brand new stage band "Colonel Gunn's Wild West Music Show" featuring a non-stop, fun filled musical tribute to some of yesteryears best memories. A combination of classic rock music, classic country pop and good old fashioned cowyboy tunes from history, movies and televison shows. Carlos is currently working on a soon to be completed and published fiction novel "The Legend of Colonel Obadiah Gunn".