John-Riley has recently been cast in the feature film ‘A SONG FOR US’ by Peter Hitchcock in the supporting role of Rob.
John-Riley will also be appearing in the upcoming film ‘THE SANCTUARY’ in the Lead role of Sheriff Nate Fields filming. Directed by Allen Kool, written by Robin E. Crozier , and produced by Michael Charbon & Allen Kool.
John-Riley retuned to Toronto over the holidays and has had the pleasure of working on couple commercials, one for Coaches Association of Ontario, and another for Sportsnet. He also had the privilege of working on Collision Course in a principal role. Catch his most recent work filmed in NYC in Deadliest Decade and Monster Inside Me, both recently aired in North America and UK.
John-Riley will be originating the role of Christopher in Katie Baldwin Eng’s new play ‘Nectar’ produced by Axial Theatre.
Info and tickets: https://www.axialtheatre.org/what-s-playing
John-Riley has been working lately on a variety of projects keeping him booked through the past couple months. He has an appearance in the new short film “Blind Face” by Sonoto Ogata, two commercials recently released, an upcoming audio series “Phenomenon”, and is working on a Webseries in development entitled “The Crew”. Webseries release date still TBD.
John-Riley is now working as a teaching artist with Irondale Brooklyn with residencies at NYU, CUNY, Columbia, and Rockaway Water Alliance. He works with students to develop their presentation skill by introducing them to a variety of games designed to allow freedom of thought and expression, with the end goal of improving the ability to create stories associated with STEM research and increase audience engagement while presenting.
John-Riley will be performing in three productions throughout the ASDS Repertory season.
Adios Fjord – March 29 to April 1st
Wide Awake Hearts – April 5th to April 8th
Funnyhouse of a Negro – April 19th to 22nd
More info at: ASDSrepseason.com
March 6th the Actors Studio MFA program will be presenting their industry showcase for the 2017 graduating class. 2pm and 6:30pm at the Actors Studio, west 44th st.
John-Riley will be presenting a scene from Hurlyburly, playing Eddie opposite Amanda Jungquist as Darlene.