Next Actor Studio

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. 

A quick screengrab of our Stanislavski and voice acting alum FABIOLA ANDUJAR who has been traveling every week from Houston to Austin to shoot the web series Skam.austin, driving back at night and attending acting classes in the morning. That's the determination of a doer.
By profession, Fabiola is a neuroscientist at Baylor, by passion an actress.
Fabiola recently returned from Yale University where she spent a lot of time learning and honing her craft from some more of the best in the industry.

1 MINUTE TEASER OF OUR UPCOMING FEATURE '6 ROUNDS OF CHLOE', starring Oscar-Nominee Eric Roberts, actress and United Nations Speaker Kamala Lopez and Next Actor Alum Alexandra Goel.

Beginners' on-camera acting classes start Sat, Nov. 9 - Dec. 14. Classes impart knowledge about the business of acting, auditions, working on set, casting information, career path, as well as train a new actor with the technique of on-camera acting, Stanislavski method, Scene breakdown, monologue study, improvisation and commercial acting.

Students with considerable beginners' training may join non-beginners' classes that start on Sunday, Nov. 17 @ 1 - 3 pm.

Sign up online here.

We are proud to have Halliburton CEO Jeffrey Miller as a Stanislavski alum of Next Actor Film School.

Gigi, Alejandro, Kristian, Evelyn, Erik, Warren (emcee) and Jerri at the awards night of Niff Houston Int'l Film Festival where they participated as emcee and presenters.


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"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

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.

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

Next Actor Studio's International Film Festival NIFF HOUSTON kicked off on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at the River Oaks Theatre, with TALK, starring William Baldwin (Backdraft), directed by French filmmaker  Romuald Boulanger, followed by the short film TIC, directed by Columbia alum Christian Jacob Roman of ATX, who was in attendance. The opening night feature PARIS LA BLANCHE, directed by Algerian filmmaker Lidia Terki.left a mark with audience long after it was over. 

On October 19, the awards ceremony took place at the studio, with a packed house, where our alum Warren Pacheco emceed the program, and alum Gigi Foreman, Kristian Peterson, Jerri Kaittany, Evelyn Lozano and Demi Chan presented awards to the winners.

William Baldwin won the best actor award while Tassadit Mandi won the best actress, Paris La Blanche won best film and best director award.


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.


Film & Acting Classes and Workshops in Houston

Next Actor Alum and Actress ROSYLAND JEFFRIES booked and wrapped the H-E-B commercial last week.
We have always been privy to Rosyland's dedication to the craft and hard work - and now, even casting directors, directors and producers are starting to notice it.
Stay tuned to find out when the commercial will air.

Next Actor alum Fez Rehman directs his student short To Swipe and Protect in which he stars in, with classmates and other alum from the studio, Kristian Peterson, Levon Allen, Jeremy Gretzer, Ishrat and Nishad.  
The team is filming the short, taking turrn to crew and worked as a team, enjoying the process and learning as they go.
This is what is inspiring about actors who love the process. They do it. They create and keep on creating. Stay tuned for updates.