brick, New Jersey, United States
Home page: www.angelosaverino.com
Angelo Saverino is a professional sports agent, with over thirty years of experience, representing many of baseball's top name players.
Public relations and motivational speaking are his major assets along with a keen knowledge of sports and business.
Angelo has hosted a radio call-in show, performed color commentary for various cable television sporting events, written newspaper and magazine articles and has appeared on the stage and has acted in several motion pictures.
Most recently he has been featured in the Italian Tribune and Ambassador Magazine.
The Heart of the Order, his first published book, is being published by Publish America. It is the story of his years as a sports agent. It is a no holds barred approach to America's pastime, baseball. Two former New York Yankee greats have written endorsements, Roy White, current New York Yankee first base coach and fan favorite Joe Pepitone. Their endorsements can be found on the back cover of the book. The Heart of the Order is more then a book about sports, it is also a human interest story detailing Saverino's childhood and growing up in a strict Sicilian household in New York's East Harlem (Little Italy). The book intermingles his adult career and the lessons learned growing up and how those lessons impacted upon his business decisions and adult life in general. Portions of The Heart of the Order can be compared to A Bronx Tale and other great Italian/American novels and movies.
HBO is currently reviewing The Heart of the Order for inclusion as a series or special.
Angelo has recently completed a fact based novel, Seven Turns of the Key. The story of his quest to locate his ancestry and the the curious and strange turns encountered along the way. Murder, deceit and infidelity, the secrets buried for decades now exposed of how and why my family emmigrated from Palermo and Corleone to America are told in this novel.
Seven Turns of the Key is currently undergoing a screen play adaptation with filming to begin in the fall of 2006.
He has begun another novel title 'The Silent Bullet' which should be completed sometime in 2006.
When not writing Saverino can be found acting on the stage or on film. He continues to sharpen his acting skills and attens the Actors Training Institute under the personal coaching of Mr. John Eyd, Artistic Director. Most recently Angelo has appeared on the hit television series Law & Order, where he portrayed a public defender.
Angelo is available for personal appearances, book signings, presentations and motivational speeches.
You may visit Angelo Saverino's web site at www.angelosaverino.com, enjoy the tour.
Interests: sports, travel, Italian history and language
Published writer: Yes