GRANT FORTUNE - NON-UNION
Age: 17

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  • Shooters Shoot (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    This is a suspenseful scene from the film "Shooters Shoot." I portray the character "Dre" who attempts to reason with his demoralized teammate "Victor".

  • I Love Us (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    This is a dramatic scene from the film "I Love Us." I portray the character "Josiah" who confesses his love to his life-long friend "Dani".

  • It's Great to Meet You, Really (Dramatic) (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    This is a dramatic monologue from the film "500 Days of Summer." I portray the character "Tom" who tries to explain to his prospect love-interest why he’s not ready for a relationship.

  • Comedic Sales Pitch (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    This is a comedic monologue from the film "Tommyboy." I portray the character "Tommy Boy" who is attending a meeting with a potential buyer, in which he attempts to impress with a manic sales pitch.

Résumé Print Résumé

FILM

Shooters Shoot

Lead

Dir. Xavier Leflore

I Love Us

Lead

Dir. Jantel Hope

THEATRE

Peter Pan

Captain Hook

Pace Center

The Lion King

Simba

Calvary Theatre

The Diviners

Basil

PSIA Theatre

The Wizard of Oz

Scarecrow

Spark Theatre

The Great Flood

God

BCCA Theatre

The Smuggler

Ivan

Castle Pine Theatre

WEB SERIES

Goin' Up (2019 - )

Host

Dir. Grant Fortune

TRAINING

Private Coaching (ongoing)

Carl Kennedy, MFA

Atlanta, Georgia

On-Camera - Scene Study

Troy Rowland

Houston, Texas

On-Camera - Improv

Xavier Leflore

Houston, Texas

On-Camera - Cold Reading (ongoing)

Deke Anderson

Houston, Texas

Acting Technique

Calvary Theatre

Houston, Texas

Character Analysis

Thespian Society

Dallas, Texas

Commercial Acting

Thespian Society

Dallas, Texas

Improv/Scene Study

Thespian Society

Grapevine, Texas

Fight Action Technique

Thespian Society

Grapevine, Texas

AWARDS

Calvary Theatre Award

Best Male Lead

The Lion King

Calvary Theatre Award

Best Male Vocalist

The Lion King

PSIA Theatre Awards

All Star Lead

The Diviners

PSIA Theatre Awards

Best Overall Production

The Diviners

Grant Fortune is versatile, young actor who has a unique repertoire of skills; partly, as a result of living in a multitude of different locations, amongst various types of people. He utilizes his carefully acquired skills and knowledge by infusing them into his work. Grant began acting at the age of five, and has been heavily involved in the craft ever since. From "Simba" in The Lion King to "Basil" in The Diviners, Grant Fortune has landed multiple major roles, and preformed each of them with excellence.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'10"

Weight: 180 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Black

Hair Length: Short

 

Stage Combat, Baseball, Basketball, Combat - Stage, Football, Karate - Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Shooting - Revolver/Automatic, Shooting - Rifle, Swimming - ability - general, Swimming - freestyle, Track & Field, Volleyball, American - New York Accent, American - Philadelphia Accent, American - Texan Accent, British - Cockney Accent, Jamaican Accent