New York Classically-Trained  SAG-AFTRA and Equity Actor

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Axiom Law Blog

May 2020

Straight No Chaser Podcast

March 11, 2020

Interview by Michael Blow

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Voyage LA Magazine

February 4, 2020

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Marquette Magazine

Fall 2019 Issue  

Article by Tracy Staedter.  Click the button below.

Booked and filmed an episode of Nos4A2 (AMC), aired August 9, 2020

November 2019

More details to come.


Booked and filmed an episode of Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector. (NBC)

September 2019

More details to follow.

Tulanian Magazine Article

March 2019

Interview by Faith E. Dawson.  Click the button below for the interview.






Axiom Article

March 14, 2019


Green Book

March 2, 2019

On February 24, 2019, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences awarded Green Book Oscars for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, and Best Original Screenplay.  


Marquette Alumni Blog Interview

November 20, 2108

Interviewed by Pam Palines.  Click the button below for the interview.





Innerview Magazine Interview

May 31, 2018


Interviewed by Juan Ayala, Editor for the inaugural issue of the online Magazine "Innerview."  Click the button below for the Interview.



Booked and filmed the MAJOR Feature Film "Green Book"

December 15, 2017

Booked and filmed "Green Book."   More details to follow.

NCIS: New Orleans (CBS)

November 14, 2017

My second episode will air this evening at 10 pm on CBS.

Beats by Dre Commercial with Liza Koshy (TRL)

November 8, 2017

My Beats X commercial with Liza Koshy is currently online.  I play Security. Check out the clip on my Reels and Clips page.

NCIS: New Orleans (CBS), Episode 04, Season 4

October 17, 2017

My episode entitled "Dead Man Calling" airs tonight at 10 pm on CBS.

NCIS: New Orleans (CBS)

September 15, 2017

I booked a Co-star role on this hit CBS episodic.  More to come.

Scene Study Master Class with David Newer

William Esper Studio

June 2017 -  July 2017

Six week intensive scene study class for Esper grads.

Billions (SHO)

March 19, 2017

Season 2, Episode 5 entitled "Currency" aired March 19, 2017.  I played the Home Aide (Male Nurse). 

Billions (SHO)

August 23, 2016

I booked a Co-Star role on Showtime's hit series about the world of finance. Since I am a finance lawyer by trade, this series is a perfect fit.  The episode will air in March 2017.

Bull (CBS)

August 8, 2016

I booked a Co-Star role on the new CBS drama episodic "Bull". More to come.

Ace the Case (Feature Film)

August 2016

Director Kevin Kaufman (Kaufman Films) casted me as NYPD Officer Blunt in this family-friendly mystery.  It opens nationwide on August 26, 2016.  I made the Official Trailer around the 0:48 mark.  Click on the link below and enjoy.  


Daredevil (Netflix)

March 2016


My episode of Daredevil (Season 2, Episode 8) as well as the rest of season 2 is now streaming live.  I play a Corrections Officer, by the way.  


Blindspot (NBC)

October 2015


I booked and shot several scenes for this television episodic.  The actors, crew, director, producers, and writers were all top notch. Thanks for the opportunity. 


Booked another Netflix Episodic!!!!!!

September 2015 


I booked and shot another Netflix episodic earlier this month.  Until it airs, I am bound to secrecy by my signed Non Disclosure Agreement.  But suffice it to say, it's huge. 


The Mysteries of Laura (NBC), Ep. 204

August 2015


I recently booked and shot this television episodic.  I played a law enforcement officer.  It aired on NBC on October 14, 2015.


Mozart in the Jungle (Amazon), Ep. 202

August 2015


I booked and shot this television episode recently.  I played an NYPD cop.


She's Funny That Way (Feature Film)

Nationwide release August 21, 2015


In this film, directed by the legendary Peter Bogdanovich, I played an NYPD cop in Macy's. My performance is featured in the trailer and various promotional materials. 


Click on the button below to see the Official Trailer. I appear around the 1:28 mark.









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