ANDRE DE'SEAN SHANKS - SAG-AFTRA Eligible

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FILM

12 Years a Slave

Principal

Dir. Steve McQueen

A Lesson in Cruelty

Supporting

Dir. Alex Salazar

The Rejects

Supporting

Dir. Kareem Davis

Cotter

Supporting

Dir. Ryan Robins

Short Changed

Lead

Dir. Orlando Street

Mississippi Blues

Lead

Dir. Dewey Allen

Onyx

Lead

Dir. Mark Cunningham

He Watches Over Me

Principal

Dir. Shaun Garcia

Who Does She Think She Is

Principal

Dir. Terrance Turner

Allure

Principal

Dir. Shawn Cain

TELEVISION

Queen Sugar (Ep 3.1)

Guest Star

OWN, Dir. DeMane Davis

The First (Ep 1.5)

Guest Star

HULU, Dir. Deniz Irguven

Claws (Ep 2.8)

Guest Star

TNT, Dir, Cherie Nowlan

Queen of the South (Ep 2.7)

Guest Star

USA, Dir. Joe Menendez

NCIS: New Olreans (Ep. 1.2)

Guest Star

CBS, Dir. James Whitmore Jr

Breakout Kings (Ep. 2.8)

Guest Star

A&E, Dir. Mel Damski

Crescent City

Lead

Dir. Walter Williams

Milo & Friends (Pilot)

Lead

Dir. Aaron Williams

Project Z (pilot)

Principal

Dir. Kris Hoffman

THEATRE

The Wild Art Show

Lead

Impromptu Theatre

She's Dead

Supporting

McNeese Theatre

If God Said It

Supporting

Impromptu Theatre

COMMERCIAL

Mercedes-Benz "Soul" (National)

Lead (Super Bowl)

Dir. Dante Ariola

DirecTV (National)

Lead

Dir. X

MGM Beau Rivage (National)

Lead

Dir. Minka FK

Blue Cross Blue Shield (National)

Lead

Twisted Fiction Pictures

C-Spire (National)

Lead

Dir. Marc Chartrand

Blue Cross Blue Shield MS

Lead

Jonathan Smith

Quitline PSA

Lead

PSA

Voice Over

Queen Of The South

Principal (ADR)

Dir. Joe Menendez

The Butler

Principal (ADR)

Dir. Lee Daniels

C-Spire

Lead

Dir. James Roderer

JungleVille (Animation)

Lead

Dir. Stephen Palmer

PRINT

Nestea (National)

Lead

Nestea, Corp.

TRAINING

Character Movement

Madeline Jaye

Lee Strasberg Institute (NYC)

Acting for Film and Location

Tom Brangle

Lee Strasberg Institute (NYC)

Audition, Monologue

Lorca Peress

Lee Strasberg Institute (NYC)

Method Acting I

Ted Zurkowski

Lee Strasberg Institute (NYC)

Method Acting II

Tim Crouse

Lee Strasberg Institute (NYC)

Scene Study (Continuous)

Jerry Katz

Baton Rouge, LA

Landing Auditions

Christopher Dietrich

Actor's Connection (NY)

Commercial Success

David McDermott

Actor's Connection (NY)

Commercial Print

Rick Miller

Actor's Connection (NY)

Private Coaching

Lance Nichols

New Orleans, LA

Audition and Casting Workshop

Helen McCready, C.S.A

New Orleans, LA

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'11"

Weight: 155 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Black

Hair Length: Short

 

Artist, Lyricist, Praise Dancing, Public Speaking, Aerobics, Basketball, Bowling, Cycling, Fishing, Football, Frisbee, Rollerblading, Running - General, Soccer, Swimming - ability - general, Track & Field, Impressionist, Improvisation, Licensed Driver, Stunts, African Accent, British - BBC English Accent, New York Accent, Southern Accent