Oscar Nominee Eric Roberts at Next Actor Studio, filming 6 Rounds of Chloe, written & directed by co-founder and instructor Trisha Ray

Next Actor Alum Suzanne picks up the challenge of cold reading a scene in French in the method acting class.

Actress Caroline Tudor speaks to Deborah Duncan in "Great Day Houston" about our film Sex Marriage Infidelity, written and directed by Next Actor alum Richard Finger.

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Catch our Actress, and associate producer of '6 ROUNDS OF CHLOE' - KAMALA LOPEZ on CNN as she talks about ratifying ERA and continues her tireless fight to change constitution in favor of women's rights. She has earlier spoken at the United Nations about her documentary Equal Means Equal.
Kamala's credentials include Star Trek Voyager, I <3 Huckabee, Miami Vice among other films and TVshows.

A center for Acting, Filmmaking, Screenwriting and Editing Classes and Workshops in Houston

While in Houston to shoot their parts in our films at Next Actor Studio, actors ERIC ROBERTS (The Dark Knight),  JANA LEE HAMBLIN (Jane the Virgin, Ballers), RICK FOX (He Got Game) answer questions about their acting method and share tips to balance working in Hollywood blockbusters and independent films.




Mondays, Feb 25 - Mar 25 @ 7:30 - 9:30 P

Tuesdays, Mar 12 - Apr 9 @ 7:30 - 9:30  P


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Next Actor Studio's international film festival Niff Houston is now open for our 2019 edition from Oct. 16 - 19 at the studio.
Check out one of our favorite short films from the festival, The Circle, starring Ryan Phillippe (The Lincoln Lawyer)  and Noah Schnapp (Stranger Things), made by director Sheldon Schwartz, that won three awards at Niff Houston 2017, including best short, Best Director, and Chilean Director of Photography Claudio Miranda (Life of Pi, Tomorrowland) winning the Best Cinematographer Award.


Our students who speak more than one language often perform their scenes in English and other languages, making the studio a global artistic community.  Our students who speak more than one language often perform their scenes in English and other languages, such as Arabic, Bulgarian, Castellano, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Ukranian, Urdu, making the studio a global artistic community. 

"No form of art goes beyond ordinary consciousness as film does, straight to our emotions, deep into the twilight room of the soul." - Ingmar Bergman

The Next Actor Film A Curry on an American Plate is now available on Amazon Prime in USA and UK. The film, directed by our founder San Banarje, starring Rick Fox (Greenleaf),  Charlie O'Connell (Dude Where's My Car) and Disney Actress Andrea Guasch and Next Actor alum Bud Patel, CW 39 morning hostess Meera Nandlal, Sean Vida, Alex Goel and many others.

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