Mary McCusker (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
Turner & Hooch (1989) | The Client (1994) | Star Trek: The Next Generation (1989)
AKA 
Mary Mccusker
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG
WORK HISTORY *
Commercial | Theater | Radio | Film | Voice Over | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Production | Acting coach
CITIZENSHIP *
us (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (26 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Haunted HathawaysThe Haunted Hathaways (TV Series) Acting Coach (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Pilot (Jul 13, 2013) Acting Coach  Less
  • Primary photo for ...First Do No Harm...First Do No Harm (TV Movie) Acting Coach (Seth Adkins)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Doctor FinlayDoctor Finlay (TV Series) Molly Reid (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Indictment: The McMartin TrialIndictment: The McMartin Trial (TV Movie) Acting Coach  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Mary Nelson (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
    • Dreaming (Mar 24, 1991) Mary Nelson  Less
  • Primary photo for Cast the First StoneCast the First Stone (TV Movie) Doctor  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: The Next GenerationStar Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) Nurse (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Columbia Banks (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Highway to HeavenHighway to Heaven (TV Series) Leslie Gordon (3 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1986 3
  • Primary photo for Remington SteeleRemington Steele (TV Series) Mary Shepherd (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Paper ChaseThe Paper Chase (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Malice in WonderlandMalice in Wonderland (TV Movie) Dot  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Silver SpoonsSilver Spoons (TV Series) Mrs. Thompson (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Choices of the HeartChoices of the Heart (TV Movie) Sister Maura Clarke  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Memorial DayMemorial Day (TV Movie) Gay  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Bay City BluesBay City Blues (TV Series) Annie (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Knight RiderKnight Rider (TV Series) Angie Martin (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Missing Children: A Mother's StoryMissing Children: A Mother's Story (TV Movie) Carol  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for CHiPsCHiPs (TV Series) Nancy (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for The Ordeal of Patty HearstThe Ordeal of Patty Hearst (TV Movie) Zoya  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and GrillAmateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill (TV Movie) Anita Nutter  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Connie Parks (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Police WomanPolice Woman (TV Series) Girl in Bridal Shop / Nurse #1 (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 2
  • Primary photo for The New RoadThe New Road (TV Series) The Slattern (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Scobie ManThe Scobie Man (TV Series) Madge (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Peterina (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
    • Orkney (May 13, 1971) Peterina  Less

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Everybody Loves Whales * – Acting coach Ken Kwapis

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Acting coach - Parenthood - series *
  • Acting coach - Sons of Tucson - series *
  • Acting coach - Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants - feature *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

RESUME DETAILS
  • * MARY MCCUSKER
    (818)703-0220
    Web site: marymccusker.net

    TELEVISION-FILM COACHING/TEACHING

    TELEVISION:

    PARENTHOOD
    PRODUCERS: RON HOWARD
    LARRY TRILLING (818) 733-3153 2010

    SONS OF TUCSON Series and PILOT
    PRODUCER: TODD HOLLAND
    Coached three boys playing lead roles & lead actress 2009

    NIP'TUCK 2004-2009
    PRODUCER: Bonnie Weiss (323) 956-2400
    Coached all children for supporting roles

    MALCOLM IN THE MIDDLE
    Directors: TODD HOLLAND, LINWOOD BOOMER, KEN KWAPIS,
    PETER LAURER
    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: LINWOOD BOOMER 818) 655-5562
    FOX TELEVISION - on set coach for 7 years 1998-2006

    ABOUT A BOY
    Director: KEN KWAPIS
    Producer: Mathew Carlson 2006

    BERNIE MAC SHOW
    Director: KEN KWAPIS
    PRODUCER: LARRY WILMORE
    FOX TELEVISION / on set coach for all children on the pilot
    1999

    FIRST DO NO HARM
    ABC MOVIE OF THE WEEK
    PRODUCER: MERYL STREEP, JIM ABRAHAMS & MICHAEL JAFFE
    (213)464-4100
    DIRECTOR: JIM ABRAHAMS (310)395-6751
    Coached young boy for lead role – with epilepsy 1996

    INDICTMENT:THE MCMARTIN PRESCHOOL STORY-HBO/OLIVER STONE
    PRODUCER: DIANA POKORNY
    DIRECTOR: MICK JACKSON
    Coached 6 actors for supporting roles. 1996
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    FEATURE FILMS:

    UP
    PRODUCER: PIXAR - DENISE REAMS
    DIRECTOR: PETER DOCTOR
    coached lead boy for the role of Russell
    2009

    POR VIDA
    Director: ALAN JACOB (818) 980-0053
    Prepared actors & on-set coach for 5 inner city women for lead roles in
    film
    2006-2007
    SISTERHOOOD OF THE TRAVELING PANTS
    Director: KEN KWAPIS
    PRODUCERS: ALCON PICTURES & DEBRA MARTIN CHASE 2005
    Worked with Director in coaching lead actresses

    NEXT BEST THING
    DIRECTOR: JOHN SCHLESINGER
    PRODUCER: LAKEWOOD PRODUCTIONS/ TOM ROSENBERG
    Coached a young actor playing Madonna's son 1999

    MAFIA
    TOUCHSTONE PICTURES/DISNEY
    DIRECTOR: JIM ABRAHAMS (310)395-6751
    PRODUCERS: BILL BADALATO
    Coached 7 actors for starring and co-starring roles 1998

    KRIPPENDORF'S TRIBE
    DIRECTOR: TODD HOLLAND
    PRODUCER: LARRY BREZNER
    Coached 2 actors for lead roles 1997

    PAULIE: A PARROT'S TALE
    PRODUCER: DREAMWORKS/ GINNY NUGENT (310)475-4658
    DIRECTOR: JOHN ROBERTS
    Coached 5 year old for leading role with a stutter 1997

    SLEEPERS
    PROPAGANDA FILMS/WARNER BROS.
    PRODUCERS: STEVE GALIN & PETER GUILIANO (818)954-2693
    DIRECTOR: BARRY LEVINSON
    Coached actors for lead roles: Joe Perrino, Geoff Wigdor, Jonathan Tucker
    Brad Renfro 1995

    TOM AND HUCK
    LAWRENCE MARK PRODUCTIONS
    PRODUCER: JOHN BELDECKI & BARRY BERNARDI (818) 560-6285
    DIRECTOR: PETER HEWITT
    Coached Brad Renfro for the role of Huckleberry Finn 1995

    FOXFIRE
    CHESTNUT HILL PRODUCTIONS
    PRODUCER; John Marsh (310) 260-1400
    DIRECTOR: ANNETTE HAYWOOD CARTER
    Coached Jenny Schimitzu for lead role/ consulted with Angelina Jolie
    1995

    OPERATION: DUMBO DROP
    DISNEY PICTURES/INTERSCOPE
    PRODUCERS: DIANE NABATOFF/DAVID MADDEN (310)208-8525
    DIRECTOR: SIMON WINCER (310) 443-5362
    Coached Vietnamese actor- Dinh Le 1994

    THE CURE
    ISLAND WORLD PICTURES/UNIVERSAL
    PRODUCER: MARK BURG (310) 276-4500
    DIRECTOR: PETER HORTON (310) 288-5319 1994

    THE CLIENT
    WARNER BROTHERS
    PRODUCER: ARON MILCHAN (818) 954-2508
    Coached two boys for 1st starring roles focusing
    on Brad Renfro 1993

    TROJAN WAR
    PRODUCER: CHARLES GORDON (818) 777-9557
    DIRECTOR: GEROGE HUANG (818) 508-2236
    Coached 8 actresses for screen tests.
    Prepared actors on first two weeks of shoot. + 1996

    WILD KINGDON, I’LL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS, SPEEDWAY JUNKY,
    UNCOMMON GROUND
    WARNER BROS. & DISNEY
    Coached Jonathan Taylor Thomas privately for lead role 1996 &1998

    I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER 2
    Coached Brandy privately for lead role 1998

    TEACHING
    Private audition classes & on camera classes 1993 to present
    Loyola Marymount College & teaching professor 2007 to present
    *list of private clients on request

    IMAGINATION WORKSHOP
    ARTISTIC DIRECTOR 1982- 199
    *Trained 50 actors, writers & directors in a theatre technique using Improvisation and Playwriting with special populations and children-at-risk in inner city schools, physically and mentally abused children in
    state Hospitals.
    *Directed six plays develop with children using improvisational
    theatre,
    Scripted and performed at UCLA/Neuropsychiatric Institute &Hospital
    CBS coverage of the program at Camarillo State & UCLA/NPI
    Los Angeles Times Sunday magazine coverage of the program

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