Jason Vail is an "actor for actors"
Jason Vail has been apart of the acting business for nearly three decades working in film, T.V., theater, commercials, industrials, voice overs, web and more. Although he began as a photography major at Savannah College of Art and Design back in the late 80's and early 90's, he later changed his major to pursue his passion into becoming a professional actor. He has acted in films An Actor Prepares opposite Jeremy Irons, Boo, A Madea Halloween, Tammy, opposite Melissa McCarthy, Million Dollar Arm opposite Jon Hamm, Killing Reagan and around 60 other films of all shapes and sizes as well as over 50 plays. He has made TV appearances on shows The Have and Have Nots, Six, Powers, Halt and Catch Fire, The Originals, Drop Dead Diva, Being Mary Jane, Sleepy Hollow, Guiding Light, One Life To Live, As The World Turns, Unsolved Mysteries, Your Worst Nightmare and more in his lifetime. He believes fully, that to succeed in the business, you will need the help of others.
Jason is an, "actor for actors," to help give back to the acting community as his teachers and mentors had done for him in his early years. He is not only a photographer but an M.F.A. graduate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in Acting, that private coaches actors of all ages for film, television and theater in Atlanta, GA and abroad. His first teaching job was at UNC at the Professional Actor Training Program and PlayMakers Repertory Theater. In 2012 he was invited to be a guest lecturer at Georgia Southern University and was brought in as a teacher adjunct for a semester to teach film/television acting. He was formally an acting instructor at STUIDO 27 acting school, in Peach Tree City, GA in 2015. He has worked as an assistant casting director for Jessica Fox Casting for the shows Your Worst Nightmare, Swamp Murders, Dead Silent. And he did casting for numerous independent films while in NYC. He's helped actors get placed with top agencies/managers in L.A. and here in Atlanta. He's done corporate and business photo shoots for St. Baldrick's fundraiser event-Fight Kids Cancer,r Verizon, Get Scene (ATL), Hammocks Trading Company, 1920 Tavern, Lipson Dental Group, Mr. Woodstock Realty, Horse Creek Productions and head shots for Spellman College's 2014-15 graduating classes here in Atlanta. His headshots can be found on Agency sites from CA, NY, OHIO, VA, FL, LA, NC and here in GA. Jason has produced, written, directed film projects of all shapes and sizes throughout the years. He is always willing to offer advice when asked - free of charge!
Jason Vail in CBS movie of the week The Price of Heaven 1996
Jason Vail as the Duke in "Measure for Measure" at The American Shakespeare Center, VA 2005.
JASON VAIL in Tammy opposite Melissa McCarthy 2014.
Jason Vail in History Channel's Six 2017.
Jason Vail in Tyler Perry's The Have and Have Nots 2017.
Jason Vail in the CW's THE ORIGINALS 2014.
JASON VAIL in BET's Being Mary Jane 2014.
JASON VAIL in Lifetime Channel's Drop Dead Diva, 2012.
JASON VAIL in AMC's Halt and Catch Fire 2014.
JASON VAIL in Sony Playstation's POWERS 2016
JASON VAIL in Million Dollar Arm 2014
Jason Vail in As The World Turns 2006
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