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These were all made recently. It isn’t length that determines value, but the idea behind the film . . . and the quality of its making. I appear in roles of varying prominence.   MEMOIRES Note the use of a drone camera and drone lighting.   SCRATCH-OFF Excellent short film by NYU students.   POPS […]

New Film, Based on Raymond Carver’s “Collectors”

This short film, based on one of the 20th century’s most famous stories – by Raymond Carver – was directed by Charles Kopelson and filmed by Jonathan Miller. The cast of two is Devin Doyle and me:

Acting Credits 2009-2018

FEATURE FILMS (supporting or featured) Mi America Invisible Ink Starfish I Smile Back Seitan’s Helper I Dream Too Much The Girl Who Invented Kissing Alien Connection Curtain 4, 5, 6 Diane Impossible Monsters The Gateway . STAGE (principal) A Midsummer Night’s Dream Sleep No More Upright Citizens Brigade – The State vs. Josh Two Old […]


  Photos and stills from video, film, stage work, commercials, and stock-photo modeling. These were all taken in the last few years. Photographers include: John Abrahante, Stevens Anazco, Mindo Cikanavicius, Grant Delin, Michael Duva, Robert Englebright, Ellen Hart, Keith Ferris, Nikolai Golovanoff, Lloyd Stevie, Eddie Toro, Steven Vargo, Jeremy White. Directors include: Jordan Axelrod, Katy Balfour, Gabriel […]

On Stage and On Page: The Worlds of Lewis Gardner

FROM: Van Wyck Gazette Fall 2015 Editor’s Note I love the synergy of daily life. Every once in a while a charismatic man or woman with their unique personality intersects with the best plans you laid out. Your behavior is suddenly either subjectively or objectively reactive to some unseen force. You alter both a change […]

Film & Video – August Update

Novelist Anne Tyler on OLD JUNK: “That was a beautiful movie. I loved every closely observed second of it — very touching. I hope it gets lots of attention and appreciation.” See it here: https://vimeo.com/83815992 * A clip from COLLECTORS This short film, from a short story by Raymond Carver, will be available later this […]


Lew Gardner Acting Reels 7-16 – NEW! 9-12 https://vimeo.com/124849946 * Scene in Bruno Mars’ CBS Special, Nov. 2017: COLLECTORS From a short story by Raymond Carver: * Old Junk The lead role—not the title role: https://vimeo.com/83815992 https://vimeo.com/83815992 * The Lumineers “Submarines” Music video for a mega-group – over 4 million views – lead role, rotoscoped: […]