Name: John Posey - Mid-western, southern, every man, casual, gravel voice, blue-collar, non-announcer.
Union Memberships: SAG, AFTRA, WGA
Reading Age: 30-50
Resume & Biography:
John Posey, a graduate of the University of Florida, hails from Florida, Georgia and Oklahoma, though not all at the same time. He was noticed while toiling on stage for the Atlanta-based, 80′s comedy group, “Comedia”, a group he co-founded. He was later brought to Los Angeles by network casting executives, where he has since compiled a long list of theatre, television and film credits that include “24”, “BOSTON LEGAL”, “E.R.”, SEINFLED, CHEERS, CHICAGO HOPE, THE CLIENT, A SOLDIER’ STORY, MANHUNTER, FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON, NEWSRADIO, PROVIDENCE, and CROSSING JORDAN, among many others. He is also very active in the voice-over market.
Posey is also an established screen, stage and television writer. He recently completed “Eddie The Eagle, The Accidental Olympian” for HBO. “Eddie” is the story of the wildly inept British ski-jumper who found fame in the 1988 Winter Olympic Games. He has sold original feature scripts to Disney, Sony, and is in post-production on his OWN feature, LEGENDARY, a coming-of-age drama in which he will play a supporting role. (also starring Patricia Clarkson and Danny Glover.)
He has performed his critically acclaimed, one-man stage production, FATHER, SON & HOLY COACH all over the country since 1993.
Posey also wrote for the TV series “DOC” (2001-2004) and created the syndicated radio series, “A Lighter Look At Sports” for CNN radio (1985).
He lives in Los Angeles County, CA. He is married to Cyndi and the father of two boys, Jesse and Tyler. Tyler is also an actor starred opposite Jennifer Lopez in the film “Maid In Manhattan” as well as several other high profile TV/film productions. He will next appear in “Legendary” and “Teenwolf “ for MTV.