John Cassarino was born and raised in Hollywood, Florida. At 18, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Reserve where he served for 8 years. John was assigned to an Anti-Tank Company that took part in Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm. Upon returning home, he attended college where he earned a Criminal Justice Degree. He has spent the past 23 years rising through the ranks as a police officer working in the South Florida area.
It was not until John had an opportunity to work on the set of Bad Boys II as a SWAT Officer did he consider the acting profession. John found his passion in acting and has immersed himself into studying his craft. He believes deeply in preparing himself for the future. John feels it’s amazing to experience such self-discoveries and to push one to depths not experienced before. His training and experiences as a member of the military and as a police officer brings depth and expertise to his work. John has dedicated and committed himself to his work. He continues to pursue projects in film, television, and theater.