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Originally from Chicago, Jason has appeared on some of Chicago’s best stages with Tony winners Patti Lupone, Michael Cerveris, Audra McDonald, Jessie Mueller, and toured nationally in Scrooge: The Musical, starring Richard Chamberlain. Film and television credits include, The Big Short, Trumbo, Evan’s Crime, The Chicago Code, and American Horror Story: Freak Show. Currently living in Baton Rouge, Jason acts, teaches, directs, and is writing his first musical, Lonesome Time, featuring the songs of the Long Gone Lonesome Boys. For more information about Jason or his upcoming projects, please visit the contact page.
Last couple of months have been busy working on some great projects in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. In November, I wrapped the mystery/horror/thriller Half to Death, directed by Christopher Landon and last week worked with some of the best hip hop dancers in the universe on a project filmed in Baton Rouge called All Styles. I won't be dancing but you can look for releases in mid 2017.
Come out, learn something new, and practice the skills that get you cast!
Be on the lookout for my American Family Insurance commercial, airing nationally. Indulging my inner rock star!
Coming this Memorial Day, an appearance in the new adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, on History Channel. Check out the trailer below.
Had a great time speaking with Pam Bordelon over at The Advocate about my time on set of The Big Short. Here's her write-up of our conversation.
An embarrassment of riches. Here's the new international trailer for Trumbo, starring Bryan Cranston. I'm about 1 minute in. An amazing chance to meet and work with one of my idols.
I made the trailer for The Big Short. If you haven't read this book by Michael Lewis I highly recommend it. Incredible story of the Mortgage bond market and the collapse of the housing market that followed.
Coming this November...an appearance with Bryan Cranston in Trumbo.
I'll be teaching a 3 week Acting Intensive through Theatre Baton Rouge beginning late March and running Tuesdays and Thursdays through April 16th. This class will be a nuts and bolts acting class focusing on text prep and pushing you past your perceived boundaries. I'd love if you can make it. For more information and to register, click HERE.
This October I'll be appearing in an episode of American Horror Story: Freakshow. Check back for airtime's. If you haven't seen the trailer, check it out. Going to be an amazing season.
This fall I'll be directing Lombardi by Eric Simonson, based on When Pride Still Mattered - A Life of Vince Lombardi by David Maraniss for Theatre Baton Rouge. Auditions are September 6th,7th&8th. Performances run November 7th-23rd, 2014. Click HERE for more info.
I've got a really funny spot airing for Cox Media during the NBA playoffs. I've got all the moves! Keep your eyes peeled.
I'm coming for you! Watch your televisions this spring/summer as I'll be featured in a PSA for Tobacco Free Louisiana. Put down those smokes!
I was lucky enough last week to shoot a really fun commercial for Whitney Hancock Bank with Sean Payton, head coach of the Saints. Keep your eyes peeled this fall during Saint's games!
For booking information call Brenda Netzberger with Open Range Management at (225) 216-2424.