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James Paradise

Actor | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992) | Congo (1995) | Road to Revenge (1993)
AKA 
James R. Paradise
HEIGHT *
6' 0" (1.83m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 57-67
GUILDS *
AEA | SAG-AFTRA
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Brown (Receding)
EYES *
Green
WEIGHT *
210 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (14 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (19 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for DragnetDragnet (TV Series) Henry Polk ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for FastlaneFastlane (TV Series) Owner ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for JesseJesse (TV Series) Guy at the Piano Bar ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • The Dump (Mar 2, 2000) Guy at the Piano Bar  Less
  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Casino Boss ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) John Isikoff ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Fired UpFired Up (TV Series) Emcee ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for To the Ends of TimeTo the Ends of Time (TV Movie) Sauris  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Baywatch NightsBaywatch Nights (TV Series) Manager ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for BaywatchBaywatch (TV Series) Photographer ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
    • Freefall (Feb 26, 1996) Photographer  Less
  • Primary photo for Grandpa's FuneralGrandpa's Funeral (TV Short) Arthur Metsler  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Married with ChildrenMarried with Children (TV Series) Slick Stick Jackson ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for White Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma ToddWhite Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma Todd (TV Movie) Vince  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Doogie Howser, M.D.Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Jury Duty; The ComedyJury Duty; The Comedy (TV Movie) Faulkner  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Night CourtNight Court (TV Series) Mr. Robbins ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for The Days and Nights of Molly DoddThe Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (TV Series) Stick Pin Tommy Lynch ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara (TV Series) Attorney ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Simon & SimonSimon & Simon (TV Series) Panos ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Mike HammerMike Hammer (TV Series) Yuri Kaplowitz ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Baby MBaby M (TV Movie) Photographer  Less 1988
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Atticus Institute * – Charles Montello Chris Sparling
  • A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III * – Brain Doctor Roman Coppola
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Last Romance * – Director Theatre Forty
  • Love In The DMZ-A Play in Letters * – Director & Co-Adapter of the writings of Julia Cameron Love in the DMZ, LLC

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

RESUME DETAILS
  • * James Paradise
    Director/Actor/Writer

    Pike Bishop Company
    818 228 1010

    Feature Film
    Road To Revenge (Director), MCB Productions, Riverside, CA
    Long Shot (Writer) Original Screenplay, Pike Bishop Company, Los Angeles, CA
    Enyoranca!(Writer) Original Screenplay, Pike Bishop Company, Los Angeles, CA
    Meltdown To Disaster (Writer) Treatment, Intermix Entertainment Group, Los Angeles, CA
    The Willow Incident (Writer) Original Screenplay, Pike Bishop Company, Los Angeles, CA

    Documentary Film
    RAP (Producer/Director) Pike Bishop Company, Los Angeles,CA

    Industrial Film
    STROUDS Stores (Writer) In house training films for the corporation's nationwide employees

    Television
    Rock The Clock (Supervising Producer/Writer) Television Game Show Partners,Los Angeles,CA, Three pilots of a rock and roll trivia game show.
    Led company in raising over $1 million of investor funding.
    Represented the company at the 1996 NAPTE convention in LasVegas.

    D'Laine Entertainment (Producer/Marketing Director) LA
    Established a children's entertainment and licensed merchandise company.
    Initiated and managed the company's capitalization of over $500,000.
    Authored and maintained all correspondence and communication with investors. Framed and directed the growth of the company in all areas.

    Theater
    Love In The DMZ - A Play in Letters by Julia Cameron Director) World Premier, Actors Workout Studio, North Hollywood, CA, ADA Awards -Best Director, Best Original Play, Best Actor.
    Legacy (Director) by Michele Palermo, Hudson Backstage, LA
    Rank and File (Director) by Gregg Z. Ostrin, Hudson Theater, LA
    The Dreamer Examines His Pillow (Producer/Director) by John Patrick Shanley, Odyssey Theatre, LA
    Vikings (Producer) by Stephen Metcalfe, Powerhouse Theatre, LA
    Day Game (Producer/Director) by Scott Camen, Quaigh Theatre, Off-Broadway,NY
    The Bond (Producer/Director) by Howard Brown, Quaigh Theatre, Off-Broadway,NY

    Dialogue Coach / Teaching
    Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, CBS, Dialogue Coach, coached Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash in their Guest Star episode
    Masked Rider, Saban Entertainment, Dialogue/Acting Coach, coached the four lead children

    Courses Created and Taught
    UCLA Extension (Nine years)
    Eliciting The Actor's Best Performance: A Workshop for Directors In Understanding the Actor's Craft
    Advanced Private (Five years)
    Eliciting The Actor's Best Performance: Collaboration: DirectingThe Actor In Scene Work

    Acting
    Film
    Only Hope (Starring) Prometheus Pictures, Director Joseph Francis
    To The Ends Of Time (Starring),Imperial Entertainment, Director Markus Rothkranz
    Defending Your Life,Warner Brothers, Director Albert Brooks
    Congo Kennedy/Marshall, Director Frank Marshall
    Buffy the Vampire Slayer,20th Century Fox, Director Fran Kuzui
    Grandpa's Funeral,Chanticleer Films, Director Patricia Resnick
    Pentathlon,Live Entertainment, Director Bruce Malmuth
    Necronomicon,Brian Yuzna Productions, Director Shu Kaneko
    The Jigsaw Murders,Concorde, Director Jag Mudhra
    The Party Line,Party Line SVS Films, Director William Webb
    Television (Partial)
    Dragnet (Guest Star) ABC, Director Donna Dietch
    Fast Lane (Guest-Star) FOX, Director Marcos Siega
    The Practice (Guest Star) ABC, Director Robert Mandel
    Jesse (Guest Star) NBC, Director Gary Halvorson
    Friends (Co-Star) NBC, Director Kevin Bright
    Fired Up (Guest-Star) NBC, Director Will MacKenzie
    Married...With Children FOX, Director Gerry Cohen
    Baywatch Nights UPN, Director Bernie Kowalski
    Temporarily Yours (Co-Star) CBS, Director Brian Roberts
    The Young & The Restless(Guest Star)CBS, Director Mike Denney

    Movies of the Week
    Hot Toddy (Co-Star) NBC, Director Paul Wendkos
    Jury Duty (Co-Star) ABC, Director Michael Schultz
    Crimes of Passion (Guest Star), Director ABC Alan Metzger
    Baby M (Co-Star) ABC, Director James Sadwith

    Theatre
    The Roads To Home by Horton Foote (Original Cast/Published Version)/ Cecil Henry/Manhattan Punch Line,Off-Broadway New York,
    Modigliani / Utrillo / Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute, Off-Off-Broadway, NY
    Redback / The Dominican / New York Theatre Studio,Off-Boadway, NY
    Julius Caesar / Casca / Off-Hollywood Theatre, Los Angeles
    The Lulu Plays / Marquis Casti-Piani / The Odyssey Theatre, Los Angeles
    Bedtime Story / Daniel Halibut / The Loft Studio, LA
    LORT
    Horse Cave Theatre, Kentucky (Four Seasons in Rotating Repertory).
    Uncle Vanya / Astrov
    Tartuffe / Tartuffe
    The Passion of Dracula / Count Dracula
    The Importance of Being Earnest / Jack
    The Glass Menagerie / Gentleman Caller
    Of Mice And Men / Slim
    Wait Until Dark / Sgt. Carlino
    CORST
    Flatrock Playhouse, State Theatre of North Carolina, (Two Seasons)
    Talley's Folly / Matt
    Westside Waltz / Serge
    The Rainmaker / File

    Training
    Peggy Feury, Lee Strasberg, Stella Adler, Nora Dunfee, William Traylor, Ora Lass Witte, Bernice Danylchuk, Tom Eden.
    Slavko Vorkapich, The Visual Nature of the Film Medium, LA
    Earl Rath, A.S.C., Visualization and Exposure, UCLA
    Bruce A. Block, Visual Components of Cinema, UCLA
    Robert Koster, The Craft of the Production Manager, UCLA
    Bachelor of Science Degree in Film, Boston University

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