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Actor, Writer / SAG, AFTRA,
John Fortson
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Check out John in his critically-acclaimed, one-man show, LOVESWELL, by clicking HERE.

John books starring roles in back to back films. Check out the SPACECHILD
trailer HERE, which hits festivals this year.

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FILM

The Perfect Guy

Supporting

Dir. David M. Rosenthal/Sony

Space Child

Starring

Dir. Matthew Dean Hanson

She Once Had Me

Starring

Dir. Noah Benezra

Agahpe

Lead

Dir. Radick Cembrzynski

Happy and You Know It

Lead

Dir. Deepti Gupta

Jesus is Back!

Starring

Dir. Philippe Tullio/Stephane Tullio

Magnetic Poles (Sundance)**

Supporting

Dir. Maria Rosenblum

Definite Maybe (Best Lead Actor)*

Lead

Dir. Nesh Vulovich

My Big Fat Independent Movie

Supporting

Dir. Phillip Zlotorynski

Mansfield Memoirs

Supporting

Dir. Jeff Prahl

Derby Day

Lead

Dir. Vance Elliot

The Appointment

Lead

Dir. Peter Kailyn

Graves Method

Lead

Dir. Clay Banks

Lather, Rinse, Repeat

Lead

Dir. Matthew Martin

Nice Guy Syndrome

Lead

Dir. Nick Malik

Last Stop Cafe

Supporting

Dir. David H. Jeffery

Letting Go

Supporting

Dir. Barbara Daoust

Rockets Red Glare

Supporting

Dir. Joseph Manduke

Overnight Delivery

Supporting

Dir. Jason Bloom

*WINNER: Best Leading Actor Award, The Accolade Film Awards

TELEVISION

Fishbowl (filming)

Starring

Bootlegger Prod. - Dir. Todd Harter

Days of Our Lives

Co-star

NBC - Dir Grant Johnson

The Bottom Line (Pilot)

Series Regular

Bass Prods. - Dir. Reign Shaw

ER

Co-star

NBC - Dir. Christopher Chulack

7th Heaven

Co-star

WB - Dir. Harvey Laidman

Beyond - Pilot

Series Regular

Spirit Nova Films - Dir. Eustaguio Del Rio

THEATER (partial list)

Loveswell (solo Show 10/11-12/11)

Starring/Written By

Main Stage-Edgemar Theatre, LA

Loveswell (Solo Show 4/10-9/11)

Starring/Written By

The Zephyr Theatre, LA

Loveswell (Solo Show 10/10)

Invited/Starring/Written By

Theatre Asylum for LA Comedy Festival

Loveswell (Solo Show 5/09-6/09)

Starring/Written By

The Hudson Guild Theatre, LA

Comedy Central's Sit and Spin (solo)

Invited Guest/Performed

The Hudson Theatre, LA

MOCA's Street Credibility (solo)

Invited Guest/Performed

MOCA at The Geffen Contemporary, LA

Lifestories (11 plus solo performances)

Invited Guest/Performed

Beyond Baroque, LA

Sebastian &the Tatooed Love Librarian

Lead

The Secret Rose, LA

Loveswell (Solo Show)

Starring/Written By

Two Roads Theatre, LA

Nathan the Wise

Supporting

The Lillian Theatre, LA

Dinner with Friends

Lead

Carter Thor Theatre, LA

Stucco People

Lead

The Glass Menagerie

Lead

Rose Theatre, LA

It's All About You

Supporting

Tamarind Theatre, LA

Orpheus Descending

Lead

Goldenberg Theatre, LA

The Seagull

Lead

Goldenberg Theatre, LA

TRAINING

Master Classes: Cameron Thor, Howard FIne, Jay Goldenberg

Improvisation: The Groundlings, Creativerites, Kathryn Laughlin

Creative Writing/One Person Show Development: Terrie Silverman

Technique/Scene Study: Karen Ludwig, Eric Morris, Kathryn Laughlin

Voice: Rowena Balos

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