Terrific Commercial Actorsby ShadowMountain | created - 04 Jun 2013 | updated - 08 Jun 2013 | Public
Not complete nor in any particular order.
Actor | The Soloist
Born in Norfolk, Virginia, Michael Bunin spent the majority of his youth in Las Vegas where he attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and studied Theater Arts. His improvisational skills were honed at The Second City Players Workshop in Chicago and the famed Groundlings in Los Angeles. Bunin ...
Actress | Silicon Valley
Jill Alexander is an actor, writer, and improviser.
She recurs as "Patrice" in Mike Judge's acclaimed HBO series Silicon Valley. She also played Peggy's secretary "Marsha" in the final season of Mad Men.
Jill is an accomplished improviser: she's a Groundlings Sunday Company alumna and an original ...
6. Derek Miller
Actor | Wedding Band
Derek, a Chicago native, is a product of that city's improv scene. As a child he was trained under the Piven Theatre Workshop and Interlochen Arts Camp. He attended Indiana University where he co-founded improv troupe Full Frontal Comedy while taking classes at Second City and iO (formerly Improv ...
Actor | Lethal Weapon
Raised in Scottsdale, Arizona and Overland Park, Kansas. Moved more than 22 times. 12 of those happening before graduating high school.
Andrew's first experience performing was as Pacman singing "Pacman Fever" at a second grade talent show. His best friend at the time (who was the Blue Ghost) and he...
11. Noah Harpster
Actor | Transparent
Noah Harpster is a triple-threat writer, actor and producer known for his work in both television and film. He will next be seen in the Amazon series One Mississippi in which he stars as Tig Notaro's brother. Additionally, Noah is a writer, actor and producer on the Emmy winning Amazon series ...
14. Alan Heitz
Actor | Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Alan Heitz was born on December 6, 1969 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Alan David Heitz. He is an actor and writer, known for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013), Criminal Minds (2005) and New Girl (2011). He has been married to Leah Verrill since July 21, 2012.
15. Craig Welzbacher
Actor | Modern Family
He moved to Los Angeles from Seattle after co-founding the critically acclaimed "Immediate Theatre Company" and graduating from the University of Washington's School of Drama. Worked and toured with many of Seattle's fringe and equity theaters before moving to Los Angeles.
Has enjoyed a successful ...
16. Jessa French
Actress | Justified
Jessa French has a gift for deception. This sunny, doe-eyed blond has an innocently magnetic, room-illuminating charm; yet, she has convinced millions of viewers otherwise, amassing a resume that reads like a rap sheet. Addict. Exhibitionist. Gangbanger. Prostitute. Religious fanatic. Arsonist. ...
23. Ben Weber
Actor | Twister
Ben is known for his work as an actor in film (Kissing Jessica Stein, The Broken Hearts Club, Gunshy, Twister) and television (Six Feet Under, Miss Match, Sex & the City, Law & Order). He currently appears on the WB's "Everwood" as guidance counselor Chris Beels. Ben is also a writer and director; ...
27. Mark Kelly
Actor | The Do-Deca-Pentathlon
Mark Kelly starred in the Duplass Brothers' film The Do-Deca-Pentathlon and will recur on the second season of AMC's Fear the Walking Dead in the role of Connor. He will also be seen in five upcoming independent feature films: Buster's Mal Heart (directed by Sarah Adina Smith and starring Rami ...
28. Jules Bruff
Actress | Part Time Fabulous
Jules Bruff is an American actress and filmmaker born in Cheyenne, Wyoming and raised in the hills of Oakland, CA. She earned a BFA in Acting at the University of Colorado where she was awarded the Best Actress Scholarship. Upon graduation she was cast as the lead in the feature film Virginia.
30. Stephon Fuller
Actor | The Terminal
Stephon Fuller, a native of Virginia Beach, VA was born in Lemoore, CA. He started his acting career on August 26, 1993 doing background work on The Family Channel's "Big Brother Jake". He studied in Virginia Beach for a time before moving to New York City were he shared living quarters with actor ...
36. Herbert Russell
Actor | Parks and Recreation
Herbert Russell won Best Actor for his lead in Stag (2017) at The Louisiana Film Prize. He is best known for his work on Parks And Recreation (2015), House Of Lies (2015), The Hungover Games (2014), Freaks And Geeks (2000), The Adventures Of Sebastian Cole (1998), Stepmom (1998), and House Arrest (...
38. Josh Covitt
Actor | The Mindy Project
Josh was born in Encinitas, CA and attended San Dieguito High School. Other alumni from there include Eddie Vedder, Michael Chang, and Taryn Manning.
He was voted the Best Actor in a Lead Role at by the Southern California Educational Theater Association (SCETA) for his work as Eddie Carbone in ...
42. Oona Mekas
Actress | Losejas
Oona was born and raised in New York City, the daughter of filmmaker and poet Jonas Mekas and Hollis Melton. As well as being an actor, she has played the violin since the age of four, and has just finished writing a children's book. She had the honor of studying with the late Fred Kareman in New ...
52. Pete Gardner
Actor | Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Pete Gardner (aka Pete Zahradnick) was born and raised in Scarsdale, New York. He went to college at Skidmore, in Saratoga Springs, New York. In 1986, He moved to Chicago to pursue improv. He studied at ImprovOlympic with Del Close and was on a house team there for many years. Pete then joined the ...
53. Henry Dittman
Henry Dittman is an actor/writer/host, most notably and recently seen in recurring or series regular roles on Mad Men (AMC) as the head of marketing for Dow Chemical, 100 Things to do Before High School (Nickelodeon) as the father of teen sensation Isabela Moner, David Spade's Fameless (TruTV) as a...
55. Annie Sertich
Actress | Silicon Valley
Annie is a main company member of the famed Groundlings Theater in Los Angeles, California, where she writes, performs and directs regularly. Her one act play, 'How To Not Kill Yourself for 30 Days...and the Next 330' directed by Michaela Watkins, is enjoying sold out runs in LA and NY. Annie is ...