Mr. Weatherford’s experience includes acting, directing and writing for film, television and theatre. He wrote and directed the film Boulevard Café (Austin Films!, Inc.). His most recent short film, Goin’ to the Chapel is currently in the film festival circuit. His many Off and Off Off Broadway and New York directing productions include: Eleanor and Alice, which was produced in New York and reproduced at the invitation of Tipper Gore at the Corcoran Museum Theatre in Washington, D.C., Hedda Gabler with Denise Assante and Taken in Marriage at the Harold Clurman Theatre. He created and served as the Artistic Director for The Actor’s Circle, a theatre company in New York City.
Samuel French Trade distributes his book Confidence and Clarity. He was also working on The Reality of the Road to Make-Believe, a 30-Day motivational CD series for actors.
As an actor, Mr. Weatherford appeared on four New York soap operas: He was creator and Executive Producer of “Secrets”, an international soap opera distributed by Trident Releasing. He wrote over fifteen film scripts as well as plays that have been produced across the country. He was an active member of the Screen Actor’s Guild, The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, and Actor’s Equity Association. He was a former member of the board of directors of The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts.
Mr. Weatherford earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and a Master’s Degree in Theatre and Speech from USC. He traveled across the country as an instructor and lecturer on the Art and Science of Storytelling,Script Analysis for the Actor and Balance, Passion and Cover: The Road to MakeBelieve™ at college campuses as well as film and television schools.
Mr. Weatherford’s last projects include DirectorVision: The Ultimate Film School™, The International University of Storytelling and the Language Learning Soap Opera Company.