Biography

Wayne is a LIFETIME Actor – a WORKING PROFESSIONAL – who enjoys sharing his many years of Stage, Television, and Film experience. He obtained his BA Degree in Theatre with Departmental Honors from San Jose University and is trained in classical and modern theatre, as well as television and film.

 

Wayne has acted in over 100 PROFESSIONAL STAGE PRODUCTIONS and has TOURED NATIONALLY.

 

He has also co-authored, adapted, produced, and directed professional productions.  Wayne’s acting resume ranges from commercial on-camera spokesman and voice-over work to principal roles in series such as

‘HAWAII 5-0,’ ’VEGA$,’ ’MAGNUM P.I,’ ’THE JEFFERSONS,’ ’JAKE AND THE FATMAN,’ including his latest co-starring role in the NEW ‘HAWAII FIVE-0’.

 

Wayne has been an ACTIVE, 40+-YEAR MEMBER of the SCREEN ACTORS GUILD.

He is a CHARTER Member of the SAG HAWAII BOARD of DIRECTORS

and FOUNDER of the HAWAII SAG CONSERVATORY.

He is Founder / Director of ‘ACTORS SHOWCASE-LIVE’ Series, HAWAII’S PREMIER ACTING FORUM.

Acting Resumé

KATHY MULLER AGENCY - HONOLULU, HAWAII   808-737-7917   

 

Height:  6’1”          Weight:  180 lbs          Hair:  Grey          Eyes:  Hazel

FILM / TELEVISION

Hawaii Five-0 NEW SERIES

Jake & The Fatman

Magnum, PI - 4 Different Episodes

 

 

The Jeffersons

Vega$

Hawaii Five-0 - 4 Different Episodes

 

 

 

Playhouse 90

Scorpion

After High School

Industrials

Student Films

ROLE

Co-Star:  George Sellers

Principal - Forensic Scientist

4 Principals

 

 

Principal -“Doc”

Principal

4 Principals

 

 

 

Principal

Principal

Principal

On-Camera & Voice Overs

Principal Roles

DIRECTOR

Maja Vrvilo

Bernie Kowalsky

Ivan Dickson,

Robert Thompson, and

Sydney Hayers

Bob Lally

Don Chaffey

Barry Crane,

Philip Updyke,

Jack Lord, and

Michael O’Herlihy

Buzz Kulick

William Riead

Ann Morris

Greg Morris

USC / UCLA

COMMERCIALS

Extensive On-Camera Spokesman Experience, including 6 MAJOR banks (1 - 3-year contracts, each)

Leading Roles

Details upon request

THEATRE

NATIONAL / REGIONAL TOURS / STOCK / REPERTOIRE

Current:  Bob Cassidy & Associates, New York

Formerly:  W. Colston Leigh Bureau, Los Angeles / Chicago / New York

WAYNE & FRAN WARD, National Stage Tours with 7 Two-Person Productions - Classical, Romantic Repertoire

Louis & Fanny

Love Letters

Sea Marks... by Gardner McKay

John Thomas & Lady Jane

America!...A Patchwork Quilt

For Love's Sake Only

The Fourposter

Renaissance Faire

Flagstaff Summer Festival

Wilma Lewis Productions

Ashland Shakespeare Festival

San Diego Globe Theatre (scholarship)

Robert Louis Stevenson

Andrew

Colm

Sir Clifford / Parkens

12 Famous Americans

Robert Browning

Michael

A Midsummer Night's Dream:  Oberon

The Fourposter:  Michael

Romantic Repertoire... 11 Western States

Scholarship Winner

Hamlet:  Horatio (with Bill Ball, Founder ACT)

The Taming of the Shrew:  Lucentio

Measure for Measure

Fran & Wayne Ward

Fran & Wayne Ward

Gardner McKay

Fran & Wayne Ward

Mickey Hauser

Robert Conner

John Kerr

Wayne Ward

John Kerr

Angus Bowman

 

Allen Fletcher

 

Craig Noel

B. Idyn Paine

OTHER

ACTING COACH

Private and Group On-Camera Classes and Workshops, currently coaching over 40 students, more than half of whom are professional (Screen Actors Guild (SAG) members)

Audition Coaching

DIALOGUE COACH

Elizabeth Lindsay

Joe Moore

Consulina Wong

The Byrds of Paradise

Goodbye, Paradise

The Silk Curtain

Hawaii SAG Board of Directors, 3 years

Founder, Screen Actors Conservatory, SAG, Honolulu, Hawaii

Co-Founder / Director of Performance Development, The Talent Development Center of Hawaii

Local Commercial Productions

Special Entertainment for Local Hotels

Family Theatre - Honolulu Zoo

Professional Stock Company

Renaissance Faires

TRAINING / SPECIAL SKILLS

Producers Studio ... Stacey Harris & Michael Pate, Hollywood, California

John Kerr ... Pasadena Playhouse

Bernett Ferguson ... Hollywood, California

B.A., Theatre with Departmental Honors, San Jose State University ... James Clancy, John Kerr, Elizabeth Loeffler

DIALECTS

English / Southern English / New England English / Cockney / Irish / Scottish / German / European