ASC faculty member Charles Andrew Gardner booked a McDonald's Voiceover commercial. He also appeared onstage and, with the Covid19 pandemic stopping live theatre, via streaming in TimeLine Theatre's Kill Move Paradise.
Wardell Julius Clark
Originally from Fairfield, Alabama, Wardell earned his BFA degree in Acting from The Theatre School at DePaul University. He is represented by Gray Talent Group. Upcoming shows he's directing are DUTCH MASTERS (Jackalope Theatre), THE WATSONS GO TO BIRMINGHAM- 1963 (Chicago Children's Theatre), and HIS SHADOW (16th Street Theater).
Chicago directing credits include THE SHIPMENT (Red Tape); INSURRECTION: HOLDING HISTORY (Stage Left); and SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY (Redtwist). He was also Associate Director for GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER and Assistant Director for GEM OF THE OCEAN and SATCHMO AT THE WALDORF (Court), and Assistant Director for THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS (Porchlight Music Theatre).
Chicago acting credits include FLYIN’ WEST (American Blues); SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER (Raven); SILENT SKY (First Folio); APARTMENT 3A (Windy City Playhouse); INVISIBLE MAN (Court); THE WHIPPING MAN (Northlight); WE ARE PROUD TO PRESENT… and THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO JAMES (Victory Gardens); THE BEATS (16th Street Theater); GHOSTS OF ATWOOD (MPAACT), for which he received the Black Theater Alliance Denzel Washington Award for Most Promising Actor; and TOPDOG/UNDERDOG (American Theater Company/Congo Square Theater). Regional credits include OTHELLO, MACBETH, and THE LEARNED LADIES (Theater at Monmouth); THE WHIPPING MAN (Cardinal Stage); CYMBELINE (Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival); and FENCES (Carver Theatre).
His television and film credits include SHAMELESS and CHICAGO FIRE and PROVEN INNOCENT.