Ron Simons (I)

Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
27 Dresses (2008) | Blue Caprice (2013) | Night Catches Us (2010)
AWARDS 
1 win & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Ron Simmons
HEIGHT 
5' 9½" (1.77m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 34-54
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
200 lbs
VOICE TYPE *
Bass
ACCENTS *
Southern | West Indian | African | British | Cockney | Jamaican  Less
LANGUAGES *
French
DANCE *
Modern
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Voice Over | Film | Theater | Commercial | Industrial | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Producing
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/ronsimons
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (19 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Mini-series) Strieber ( 3 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 3
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Principal Al Pompeo ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Warden Derek Kleban / Fire Marshall ( 2 episodes, 2005–2009 )  Less 2005–2009 2
    • Boy Gone Astray (Nov 6, 2009) Warden Derek Kleban  Less
    • Dining Out (Mar 2, 2005) Fire Marshall (as Ron Simmons)  Less
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Criminal IntentLaw & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) Detective Willis / Sgt. Rapp ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for Jonny ZeroJonny Zero (TV Series) Reporter ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Nowhere ManNowhere Man (TV Series) Attendant ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • University of Washington, PATP * – MFA Seattle, WA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Tony Award * – Best Revival of a Musical 2012
  • Sundance U.S. Dramatic Competition * – Grand Jury Nominee 2011
  • Drama Desk Award * – Best Play 2013
  • Outer Critics Circle * – Best Play 2013
  • Tony Award * – Best Play 2013
  • Tony Award * – Best Musical 2014

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

TITLE
  • Actor *
  • Producer *

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

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * Ron Simons

    AEA, SAG, AFTRA

    Film / Television

    Night Catches Us Carey Ford Magnolia Pictures /Tanya Hamilton
    27 Dresses Boathouse Chef Fox 2000 Pictures / Anne Fletcher
    Phoebe in Wonderland Colleague THINKFilm / Daniel Barnz
    The Mystery Team Mr. Rogers Roadside Attractions / Dan Eckman
    Law & Order Warden Derek Kleban NBC / Rose Troche
    Fire Marshall NBC / Jean De Segonzac
    Law & Order: CI Sgt. Rapp NBC / Ken Girotti
    Det. Willis NBC / Ken Girotti
    Jonny Zero Co-Star FOX / Mimi Leder
    Nowhere Man Co-Star UPN / Greg Beeman

    Off Broadway

    Marat Sade Coulmier Classical Theatre of Harlem/ Chris McElroen
    Missing Celia Rose Reverend Buddy Summer Play Festival/ Adam Immerwahr
    Measure for Measure Duke Vincentio Pearl Theatre/ Beatrice Terry
    Trojan Women Talthybius Classical Theatre Harlem/ Alfred Preisser
    The Blacks Governor Classical Theatre of Harlem/ Chris McElroen
    Ain't Supposed to Die Natural Death
    Fatso Classical Theatre of Harlem/ Alfred Preisser
    As You Like It Oliver Worth Street Theatre Co./ Jeff Cohen

    Regional Theatre

    A Christmas Carol Sosser Cincinnati Playhouse / Michael
    Haney
    Boy Steals Train* Darius McCollum Edinburgh Fringe Festival /
    Jude Domski
    The Cider House Rules (Parts I / II)
    Smokey Seattle Repertory Theatre / Tom Hulce
    The War of the Roses
    Duke of Somerset Utah Shakespearean Festival
    Merchant of Venice Prince of Morocco Utah Shakespearean Festival
    Prince Brat Alfie / Tosher Seattle Children's Theatre /
    Linda Hartzell
    Big Words Fred Taylor Seattle Children's Theatre /
    Linda
    Hartzell
    The Laramie Project Matt Galloway Empty Space Theatre / Chay Yew
    The Merry Wives of Windsor
    Master Ford Idaho Repertory Theatre /
    Karen Kessler
    Under Milk Wood Rev. Jenkins Meany Studio Theatre / Jon Jory
    Twelfth Night Antonio Bathhouse Theatre / Arne Zaslove
    *Critics Choice; Fringe First Winner; Top 10 Plays of Scotland

    Training

    University of Washington: MFA Professional Actor Training Program
    Instructors: Whoopi Goldberg (Improv), Jon Jory, Earle Gister, Steve
    Pearson, Mark Jenkins

    Awards / Residencies

    London's Stage Award for Acting Excellence (Boy Steals Train);
    Resident Artist NYTW 2005,2006, 2008

    Selected Staged Readings

    Inked Baby Christina Anderson Playwrights Horizons
    Shoe Story Ben Snyder Manhattan Theatre Club
    New York Stage & Film
    road weeps, well runs dry Marcus Gardley NYTW
    The Good Negro Tracey Scott Wilson NY Public Theatre / LARK
    America Keith Josef Adkins NY Public Theatre / NYTW
    Purity Thomas Bradshaw SoHo Rep

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