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About Me

BIOGRAPHY Morrison James began his love of music, singing and acting in junior school at the age of 8 where he wrote, directed and starred in various school dramas. Through secondary school, he was involved in the school choirs and school bands in which he was the lead guitarist. He joined his local community theater in his young teens. He was involved in various amateur theatrical productions up until his early twenties. During this time, he gained valuable experience in acting, singing, dancing, lighting, production, theatrical music and stage crew. Performed as a professional wrestler 1992-2002 for the Australasian Wrestling Federation in Sydney and Melbourne Australia. He broke away from acting in his early twenties to pursue the ultimate training: marriage, raising a family, running his own business and gaining real life experience. The love of acting had never left him, the burning for it called him back in 2013, since then Morrison has thrown himself back into his life long love of acting. Morrison’s first ever acting in front of camera was December 2013 and January 2014, he performed in two roles for “The Dalfram Dispute 1938: Pig Iron Bob” (2015) a drama/documentary about the water front disputes in Australia 1939. The film was nominated and became a finalist in the 15th Screen Producers of Australia Awards in the Feature Film /Feature Documentary Production Category. Morrison spent the greater part of late 2013 and 2014 in the United States to gain top professional acting coaching. At the end of 2014, he graduated with a degree in Acting for Film and Television from New York Film Academy (N.Y.F.A). Los Angeles, California. While in the United States, Morrison worked with some of the best acting coaches in Los Angeles. During his time in the United States, Morrison completed some privately funded and independent release short films due for release late 2016 early 2017. Since returning home to Australia at the end of 2014, Morrison has been busy pursuing opportunities to further himself and continue his acting. He has since completed filming of 9 Feature Films, ADR for 1 Feature Film, 9 Short Films, 2 Network Television Series and Various Voice Acting Roles. Morrison has also continued with further training by attending intense course’s at: Maura Fay, Screen wise Acting School, AMAW - Sydney, AMAW - Los Angeles. After auditioning and being accepted into the world class N.I.D.A - National Institute of Dramatic Art - Sydney Australia. Morrison Graduated at the end of 2015 with Diploma in Advanced Screen Acting Ensemble Extended., 2015. Morrison is currently filming 2 new Feature Films and a Major Network Television Mini-Series. He is also in pre production 4 new Feature Films Morrison resides in Sydney, Australia

Location

Sydney, Australia

How to reach me

Actopedia Live / Periscope

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Manager / Agent / Public Relation Name

Manager: Lee Sykes - H.K. Management - Australia /
Theatrical Agent: Gina Stoj - Gina Stoj Management (Australia)

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Current Projects

Feature Films: 2.22, Irreversible Choices, Hello Au Revoir, Night Watcher, Freddrow, Killer Eyes, Tough Love and Risen.

Television: Hyde & Seek, 1 other only allowed to name as "Major Network Mini-Series"

Special Talents

SPECIAL SKILLS: Martial arts, professional wrestling, stage / screen combat, boxing, stunt work, singing, guitar, voice impressions, improv, writing, driving road & off road, motorcycle, motocross, basic horse riding, swimming,
underwater diving, snorkeling, water skiing, snowboarding, snow skiing,
Photography and more.

ACCENTS:
Australian (well spoken and slang) British (Cockney, Leeds and Upper-class) Standard Irish and Scottish US Southern and Northern East Coast US Standard American US Black American Standard Mexican English Russian English
German English, French English and South African English.