Houston's Best Up and Coming Actors

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Lew Temple
Lew Temple was born October 2, 1967 and is an American film actor, perhaps best known for his roles as Axel on "The Walking Dead," the character of Ned Oldham in the action adventure thriller, "Unstoppable" which also starred Denzel Washington, Chris Pine and Rosario Dawson; directed by Tony Scott,...
Mayra Leal
Actress, Machete
Mayra Leal is a Latina cinema artist of Mexican and El Salvadorian descent, born in Houston, Texas. The University of Houston Communications and Mathematics graduate has discovered a passion for film, TV and digital media and is garnering the attention of veteran producers, directors, business leaders, marketing agencies, fashion designers, and a growing loyal fan-base...
Damon Rexroad
Damon Rexroad started acting at the age of 12 in community theater but most of his young life was spent juggling acting with sports having been a former Jr. Olympics Gold Medalist and World Bench Press Champion as well as a red shirt freshman full back at the University of Houston before being injured and forced to move on from sports...
Kerry Beyer
Kerry Beyer is an accomplished actor, writer and director, having worked with some of film's greatest talents. He's starred alongside Michael Biehn in the horror film Jacob, fought Chuck Norris in Walker Texas Ranger, and narrated the award winning audio book for the Disney movie Holes, starring Shia LaBeouf...
Romen L. McPherson
Actor, Unhinged
Romen McPherson is a true artistic performer in every sense of the word. His deep passion and vast array of talents have rewarded him with joy and accomplishment, always pushing for more, to discover more, to learn more, to be more, to share more. He is a multi-talented musician and a college football star athlete who continues coaching young athletes to this day...
Erin Elizabeth Reed
Actress, Joe
Erin Elizabeth Reed was born in Wharton, Texas, the oldest of four children. Her parents moved the growing family to the nearby town of East Bernard, Texas, when Erin was six to take advantage of the education system there. Although she'd performed sporadically in recitals and plays as a child, she...
AnnMarie Giaquinto
AnnMarie was born and raised in Connecticut, where her dream of becoming an actress and performing at the historic Shubert Theater in New Haven first began. She enjoyed doing plays and was voted "Most Dramatic" by her classmates in her senior year of high school. She attended Endicott College, in Boston...
Joe Grisaffi
Joe Grisaffi is an actor and award-winning director from Houston, Texas. The films he has directed include Laughing Boy, Dead of Knight, Conjoined, and Lars the Emo Kid. Films Grisaffi has appeared in include Doll Factory, The Haunted Trailer and the upcoming Gem of the Rainforest and In a Madman's World, in which Grisaffi plays real life serial killer Dean Corll.
Troy Parker
Actor, Red Pearl
Born in Texas, 1968, Troy has been acting since 2012. He attended College on Athletic and Academic Scholarship then went on to serve in the U.S. ARMY. Troy discovered acting in his mid 40's and has loved it ever since! He has been in over 40 projects in the past three years and considers himself very fortunate to have worked with so many talented people...
Matthew Carter
Actor, Backroad
Matthew Carter has spent the last twenty years in theatre and film. Following his MFA in Acting at the Theatre School at DePaul University, he has appeared on stage internationally, in film and commercials. He most recently portrayed the role of Jasper Hawkins in the supernatural thriller "Backroad". Matthew Carter is the creative director for Moonlite Filmwerks.
Lauren Galley
Lauren Galley, a native Houstonian born January 10, 1995 quickly found her love for acting in film after years of theater productions in various community theaters in Texas and Maine. Lauren also took her acting skills and formed a positive mentorship for young girls through her non-profit organization Girls Above Society...