Josh Charles

“I always look forward to working with Terry. You feel his dedication and intelligence immediately and his ideas, whether it’s script analysis or scene work, consistently challenge and inspire me. He has an uncanny ability to uncover the truth in any moment, and, even more importantly, he’s able to articulate that to you in a clear and precise way.  His energy is warm and encouraging and I know my work is more connected and grounded due to him.”

 

 

Josh Charles is an Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG award nominated film, television, and stage actor. His first role was in John Waters’ 1988 film, HAIRSPRAY.  He then co-starred in the Academy Award winning film, DEAD POETS SOCIETY. Some other films include: BIRD PEOPLE, NORMAN, THE DROWNING, FREEHELD, WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT, I SMILE BACK, FOUR BROTHERS, S.W.A.T.,THREESOME, PIE IN THE SKY, THINGS TO DO IN DENVER WHEN YOU’RE DEAD, BRIEF INTERVIEWS WITH HIDEOUS MEN, AMATEUR, and CROSSING THE BRIDGE. Upcoming: DELOREAN.

Charles received two Emmy nominations and a Golden Globe nomination for his work on the CBS series THE GOOD WIFE. Other credits include: LAW AND ORDER TRUE CRIME: THE MENENDEZ MURDERS, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER, UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT, WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER, MASTERS OF SEX, DRUNK HISTORY, INSIDE AMY SCHUMER, IN TREATMENT, and SPORTS NIGHT.

On stage, he was most recently seen in the world premiere of Annie Baker’s THE ANTIPODES (Signature Theater.) Other theater: THE DISTANCE FROM HERE (MCC, Drama Desk Outstanding Ensemble), THE WELL-APPOINTED ROOM (Steppenwolf Theater), A NUMBER (ACT), THE GLASS MENAGERIE (Long Wharf), and THE RECEPTIONIST (MTC.) He can be seen on Broadway this summer in Young Jean Lee’s STRAIGHT WHITE MEN, directed by Anna D. Shapiro.

Learn even more about TKActor Josh Charles’s work here.

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