SUCCESS STORIES


DAVID CASTAÑEDA

 

NETFLIX 2020 (season 2) 

+  Umbrella Academy as Diego 

+  SICARIO 2  +  El Chicano

+  We Die Young  +  Standing Up, Falling Down

+  The Tax Collector directed by David Ayer

 

EL CHICANO:  "David Castañeda is going to be a bona fide movie star. He has a real gravity to him, and is able to move levels in a conversation without doing much beyond changing his posture or  his eyes."  The Ringer


arielle VANDENBERG

 

+ Host: CBS Series "LOVE ISLAND" 2019/2020

+ Series Regular - "Meet the Browns",  + ABC Family's "Greek",

+ Film: "The Ugly Truth" + Multiple National Commercials

Influencer + SnapChat + Instagram

 

"...I am so thankful for everything that James has done for me in my acting career. And extremely happy that I have a teacher-coach I can trust and be myself around...  "YES, I can honestly say I have the best teacher ever..." I have learned the most and had the most fun in James’ class!"


bobby

soto

 

+ The Tax Collector (2019)

starring alongside Shia LaBeouf

written by David Ayer 

+ Narcos: Mexico (Season 2)


KEVIN

QUINN

 

+ 2020 Finished Filming NETFLIX  "A Week Away" A New Musical Movie

 & in the  Adam Sandler Film  "Hubie Halloween" 

SERIES REGULAR on Disney's  "Bunk'd" 

Recurring - NBC's "Champions" + Film + "Canal Street" 

 "...As an actor, I have found that finding the right coach is not an easy task. It requires compatibility, relatability, and a true sense of direction from the coach to the artist. James is easily all those things put into one..."

 


LAURA

REGAN

 

+ Recurring - SERIES REGULAR on FOX's  "Minority Report," 

+ AMC's "Mad Men, + Without a Trace, 

+Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, +  Law & Order: Criminal Intent

 

 

 "...Vague, generalized acting finds its ‘antidote’ in James Reese. He never fails to detect falsity, and doesn't let any of his actors get away with a single non-specific moment in their work. His coaching is a litmus test for authenticity..."


DAVID

KESSLER

 

 David K. Kessler (screenwriter) for Film Starring Johnny Depp "Minamata"

 

Johnny Depp plays celebrated U.S. photographer W Eugene Smith in the true-story thriller that pits Smith against a powerful corporation responsible for poisoning the people in Minamata, Japan in 1971. It’s based on the book by the photographer and his wife Aileen Mioko Smith, written for the screen by David K. Kessler


Demore Barnes

 

+ Series Regular - + NBCs - Law & Order: SVU, CBS' & David Mamet's "The Unit" 

+ Recurring -   + CW's The Flash, +  NBC's Hannibal,  12 Monkeys Series, + Hemlock Grove,

+ Supernatural, + Caprica, + XIII

 "...So many of us actors have received a gift we're not certain how to use.  James continues to teach me to wield my own gifts with great skill, confidence, and a commanding force..."


chris

lowell

 

+ Series Regular - ABC's "...Life as we know it",  "Veronica Mars" ,

+ Series Regular - ABC's "Private Practice" "Glow"  

+  Film:  "The Help", "Up In the Air"....

 

"...I wholeheartedly admire James’ dedication to this art form.  And believe me, he is a master of it’s domain.  I express my full appreciation for it all."


Darren

hayes 

 

+ Singer, Writer, PopStar - Savage Garden 

NEW ORIGINAL   BROADWAY MUSICAL  COMING SOON

"...The Best Acting Lesson(s) I have had with James- are always about learning & trusting to let my guard down"

 

 


YANIV

ROKAH

+ WORLD WAR Z (2013)

actor

+ Queen Mimi Documentary 

director

 

Best Documentary Award Winner - Manhattan Film Festival 2015 Best Director Award Winner -

St. Tropez Film Festival 2015 Best Producer Award nominee - Elliot Kotek -

St. Tropez Film Festival 2015 Best Editor Award nominee - Ally Garrett -

St. Tropez Film Festival 2015 Closing Night Selection - Manhattan Film Festival 2015 Closing Night Selection - SF Docfest 2015


INCLUDING Naomi Watts, Christopher Wiehl, Marley Shelton,  Kerr Smith,  Reed Diamond,  Piper Perabo, Daniel Lettrle, Meredith Monroe,  Noah Bean,  Jon Fleming,  Michaela Conlin, George Stults,  Laura Regan,  Johann Urb, Maitee Schwartz, Sean O’Bryan,  Julie Dreyfus, Jesse Metcalfe, Anson  Mount, Colin Egglesfield, Santiago Douglas, Oleg Vidov, Jana Kolesarova,