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Kelby Turner Akin

Height6' 2"
Weight185 lbs
Theater Credits
Death of a Salesman    Biff Loman     Lyric Stage Company of Boston     Spiro Veloudos
By The Way, Meet Vera Stark   Mr. Slasvick/Brad Donovan     Lyric Stage Company of Boston     Summer L. Williams
33 Variations    Mike Clark     Lyric Stage Company of Boston     Spiro Veloudos
Hamlet   Laertes     Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre     Fred Sullivan, Jr.
The Understudy   Jake     Lyric Stage Company of Boston     Larry Coen
Paul   Nero     Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre     Anthony Estrella
Glengarry Glenn Ross   James Lingk     Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre     Fred Sullivan, Jr.
The Glass Menagerie   Jim O'Connor     Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre     Fred Sullivan, Jr.
Romeo and Juliet   Mercutio     Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre     Anthony Estrella
Much Ado About Nothing   Don John     Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre     Fred Sullivan, Jr.
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof   Brick Pollitt     Lyric Stage Company of Boston     Scott Edmiston
Take Me Out   Shane Mungitt     Foothills Theatre Company     Jason Southerland
Richard III   Rivers     Commonwealth Shakespeare Company/American Voices Series     Steven Maler
Curse Of The Straving Class   Ellis     Commonwealth Shakespeare Company/American Voices Series     Jim True-Frost
As You Like It   Charles/William (u/s Orlando)     Commonwealth Shakespeare Company     Steven Maler
Measure for Measure   Lord Angelo     Guerrilla Shakespeare Project/Under St. Marks     Jacques Roy
Richard III   Sir Richard Ratcliffe     Trinity Repertory Company     Kevin Moriarty
A Christmas Carol ('07)   Ghost of Christmas Present     Trinity Repertory Company     Fred Sullivan, Jr.
All The King's Men   Dolph Pillsbury/Hugh Miller     Trinity Repertory Company     Brian McEleney
Skin Tight   Tom     Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium     Sarah Malkin
Hydriotaphia   Maccabbee     Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium     Liesl Tommy
The King Stag   Leander     Elemental Theatre     Peter Sampieri
Second Shepherds' Play   Gibb (Shepherd 2)     Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium     Sussanah Flood
Spoken Insects   Eddy     Brown University New Play Festival     Peter Sampieri
Forever Never Comes   Hunter     Brown University New Play Festival     Donya Washington
Cloud Nine   Mrs. Saunders/Soldier     Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium     Donya Washington
Richard III   Lord Grey     Guerrilla Shakespeare Project/PCPC     Makaela Pollock
Life is a Dream   Astolfo     Umass Amherst Theatre Dept.     Kara-Lynn Vaeni
Film Credits
Patriots Day (January 2017)   Dic Donohue     CBS, Lionsgate     Peter Berg
We Don't Belong Here   Officer          Peer Pederson
Almost Mercy    Officer Krakauer          Tom DeNucci
Grey Lady    Frank Doyle          John Shea
The Heat   Orderly      20th Century Fox     Paul Feig
Crooked Arrows    Sulgrave Dad      20th Century Fox     Steve Rash
Haven (post production)   supporting     Rough Water Films     Mike Sills
Across (post production)   lead      Ex! Comminuque (ExComm)     Ricardo Presas
Granite City    Vince (SAG)     Benedict Noero Productions     Benedict Noero
Torches Of Erin   lead     Last Minute Films     Tim O'Neil
Getting Lost   lead     Atavision Films     Ben Feuer
City of the Sun   lead     Wanderlust Pictures     Nikhil Melnechuk
Cheat Mountain Run   supporting     Atavision Films     Ben Feuer
Television Credits
Gilded Lilys (ep. 1 pilot)   Cold Husband      ABC     Brian Kirk
Golf Town (commercial)   Football Guy           
Boston Globe (commercial)   Subway principle          
Other Credits
National Grid (radio)   Gord      National Grid     
Dentaquest (radio)   Henderson     KHJ/Mix One Audio     
jm Curley (web)   James Michael Curley     JM Curley's/Roughwater films     
C&J Bus Lines    Spokesperson     C&J Bus Lines (all media)     
Boston Globe (Print & Web)   Subway Principle     Element Productions     
Medieval Manor Theatre Restaurant*   King     CBS-Boston Radio (WZLX-100.7)     James W Cameron
Capital One (Web)   Principle Invisible Bank Customer     Charlie Todd
Richard III   Fight Captain     Trinity Repertory Company     Kevin Moriarty
Hydriotaphia   Fight Choreographer     Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium     Liesl Tommy
A Midsummer Nights Dream   Fight Choreographer     UMTG     
Commercial Voice Over Reel
*Medieval Manor Radio Spot 1
*Medieval Manor Radio Spot 2
*Medieval Manor Radio Spot 3
Education and Training
BFA in english- Umass Amherst, graduated Suma Cum Laude from the Commonwealth College (honors college at Umass)
Combat Training under Jeff Lord (SAFD) and Craig Handel
Special Skills
Extensive stage combat experience
Comprehensive Dialect Training
Sports: wrestling(8 yrs.), football(5 yrs.), soccer(6 yrs.), boxing(8 yrs.), volleyball(6 yrs.), lacrosse(5 yrs.), ultimate frisbee
Awards and Recognition
Roif Award winner in film studies (directing)
IRNE Award Winner, Best Supporting Actor (Death of a Salesman, Lyric Stage)