After being involved in the fatal shooting of a local drug dealer, U.S. Marine Nelson Sanchez returns to the neighborhood he left behind years ago. Amid the fanfare and celebration, the brother of the deceased learns of Nelson's homecoming and vows revenge. Word reaches Nelson but instead of fleeing, he charts an unlikely path to break the cycle of violence that defined him.
11:55 is due to be release in theaters and on demand on June 9th.
This film has received The Audience Award in both Aspen Film Festival and River Run Film Festival.
Victor Almanzar featured in the hit series EMPIRE as Big Heavy. A local gangster out to extort anyone moving into his turf.
Between Riverside and Crazy
Victor Almanzar made his Off-Broadway debut in the Pulitzer Price winning play BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY. He played the role of Oswaldo, an ex-convict trying to straighten out his life.
In the production of GRAND CONCOURSE at the Steppenwolf Theater in Chicago, Victor Almanzar Played the role of Oscar. Oscar is a Dominican immigrant working at a soup kitchen in the Bronx while trying to bulid a better future with his girlfriend.
TELL HECTOR I MISS HIM
Victor Almanzar played Jeison, a supporting role in The Atlantic Theater production of TELL HECTOR I MISS HIM. Jeison is a local drug dealer who's in love with the wife of the community patriarch while at the same time trying to take care of his disabled younger brother. This play takes place in a colonial town in San Juan, Puerto Rico.