King Hassan is a 360-degree threat as an entertainer, wowing fans on TV, film, and standup stages Stateside as well as abroad. His impeccable comedic aptitude has landed him roles in the CW’s discontinued and has graced the big screen in the feature film, “How to date a Latin Lover.” As a writer he starred in “Late Late” a short film featured in several film festivals in 2016. He has parlayed his comedic writing into standup comedy and is now paid to perform regularly at such venues as the World famous Comedy Store, the Hollywood Improv, Flappers, and The Ice House.
King Hassan got his classic training in the Meisner technique at the Bay Area Acting Studio in Northern California. From there, he moved to Los Angeles diving even deeper into his training with Ellen Gerstein’s school of method acting and scene study. He has also studied screen writing at Writer’s boot camp, Teleprompter and hosting with CMEG and long form improvisation at the upright citizens brigade.
His passion for communicating to an audience, and his commitment to character development has led King to work with not one, but two sketch groups: “No Shade Comedy,” and “The Popular Outcasts.” Though his recent accolades have been comedy related, it was his first time on television playing an undercover cop on Tru ID’s show, “Blood Relatives,” that solidified his purpose as an entertainer.
King Hassan understands that being rich in character translates to onscreen command presence that is unmatched. He was a real life police detective for 8 years serving his community. He has started companies and sold patents. He played college football and eventually moved to the small country of Malta to finish his degree in behavioral psychology. Along with being a certified Scuba diver and training every day like a world-class athlete, he placed 2nd place in the US comedy competition, and this year alone has written 3 Television pilots and 4 feature films. He is a husband and a father and has set his life up to succeed in whatever industry he choses because he believes in hard work.