Jason MacDonald

Practicum: Acting Career Essentials

Jason MacDonald began his professional career in New York City with stints at LaMama, Circle in the Square and opposite Frank Langella in the Roundabout Theatre Company production of The Tempest.

[My] principle goal is to provide a safe and supportive yet challenging space to guide actors of all levels while providing practical, current “real world” info on navigating the business side of this ever-changing industry.

Jason MacDonald began his professional career in New York City with stints at LaMama, Circle in the Square and opposite Frank Langella in the Roundabout Theatre Company production of The Tempest.

Feature film credits include The Man From Toronto, Moonshot, The Accountant, Life As We Know It, The Family That Preys, Beacon Point, The Joneses, Pageant Material and the thriller 1st Summoning.

Television credits include: Welcome to Flatch, Sweet Magnolias, Bull, Dynasty, Miracle Workers Bigger, Good Behavior, The Inspectors, Kevin Probably Saves the World, Outcast, Born Again Virgin, Necessary Roughness, Drop Dead Diva, House of Payne, Single Ladies, Magic City, Witches of East End, Criminal Behavior and as Grayson Gilbert on The Vampire Diaries.

As a founder of Drama Inc. Films, Jason has written, produced and directed several short films including the international film festival hit Mr. Goody.

Jason is a graduate of Circle In The Square’s Professional Workshop and is a proud member of ACTRA, SAG-AFTRA and Actor’s Equity and is a voting member of the Television Academy (Emmys).