Darrell began acting at the age of 9, first portraying Abraham Lincoln, in elementary school while living in Hawaii. He later was elected as both the President and Vice-President of his high school drama club while living in Germany.
He later appeared in a theatrical production of the Grammy award winning "Ants'hillvania". He was cast on the spot due to his unique and original audition for "Mr. Worm". His break into film came in Last Kind Words (2012) when producer Duane Andersen said he "hit the audition out of the park and they had to have him in the film". He has been working ever since. Over the last 2 years alone he has been cast in 11 productions in both film and television.
Highlights of Mr. Miller's film credits include the The Ides of March (2011) directed by George Clooney, Unbanded (2012) written and directed by Ally Seibert (State of Affairs (2014), Chicago Fire (2012), Hawaii Five-0 (2010)). He can be seen in the leading role of "Sheriff Tom Ramey" in Western World (2017) directed by Lana Read and as "President Johtaja" in the science fiction drama Before the Dark (2017) by the award winning director Benny Oliveri. He has a recurring role in the television drama Dr. Castillo (2017) directed by the award winning Ryan Quinn Adams.
Mr. Miller trained at Second City (Chicago) with the illustrious Rachael Mason (Head of Advanced Improv) & "Improv Goddess" Susan Messing; in Los Angeles with David Kagen and Emily Nelson (Code Black (2015)).
Mr. Miller is a well rounded actor who has a reputation from his colleagues as being very professional and serious about his craft. He enjoys traveling and brings his world experiences to his characters. He has scuba dived the Red Sea in Egypt, skied the Andes of Chile, trekked in Japan, and visited indigenous people in Indonesia. His wife, Maryann, is of Croatian descent where he visits frequently with his family. When not traveling the world, he can be found enjoying the outdoors with his wife and children in Lake Tahoe, California.
Unique traits: Accents & Dialects, Disguises
Film (Drama) Actor Its summer 2008.Ex-GI Jack Forrester, gets back in Afghanistan to take revenge for his two best friends against Mullah Rabbani and other murderers of his friends. While he was in a cave in Tora Bora, suddenly, an explosion has occurred which left two badly hurt survivors, Jack and the a Taliban fighter Salaam Khan. Jack has lost his sight while Salaam Khan has two foot rod through his leg. Though they were sworn enemies, now they must help each other to survive. Later on, Jack falls in love with an Afghan girl,Rita Roy, who comes from an Afghan-Hindu family. Rita was a victim of Afghan Mujaheddin freedom fighters, they sprayed acid on her face, injuring her deeply. However, there is no way for Jack to know of the burns on Rita's face as he is blind. Jack falls in love with Rita Roy because of who she is, not what she looks like. ___________________________ Written by Moh Salim
BANA: Heart of Darkness
Television (Sci-Fi) Actor The Igigi, beings who claim to be benevolent aliens, are secretly aiding the governments of the world by providing technology, advice, and protection against the Anunnaki (extraterrestrials who would enslave and destroy humankind). However, not all is as it seems to be regarding the Igigi and the Anunnaki. The world would be lost if not for the Protectors, the true guardians of humanity. Meanwhile, a paramilitary organization known as The Soldiers of Light, seek to expose the Anunnaki to a world mostly unaware of their existence, and to build their forces to fight against them. One of the Anunnaki's chief assassins is a powerful being named Bana (the slayer). Bana is haunted by his past, a time when he was once joyful and at peace. Now he is consumed by anger and vice. His mission, to eliminate key individuals who in one way or another would interfere with the plans of the Anunnaki. The series chronicles Bana, his past and his journey, as he deals those who stand in his way. Written by Tom Dallis
Film (Western) Actor When US Marshal Moses White is called to the Wyoming Territory town of Dogwood Pass he never realized the corruption and deceit that awaited his arrival. Sometimes one small seed of seduction and greed planted in the right situation can cause a whole town to go bad. One bad character leads to another and it all starts with a dead husband in a western town. Written by B Dobbins
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Before the Dark
Film (Sci-Fi) Actor The Government learns of a way to save their species after discovering the Sun will soon die.
Television (Comedy) Actor DR. CASTILLO a medical doctor by trade, immigrated from the Philippines is a fine man of virtue and courage, but most of all one who shows great compassion for his fellow man. Following a divorce, he is left penniless and is forced to live in a storage unit to save money for the chance to rebuild his life. The Doctor tries to help others desperate for medical treatment and without health insurance. As a result of helping others, Dr. Castillo jeopardizes his opportunity for citizenship by practicing medicine and writing illegal prescriptions for pharmaceuticals drugs to Mexican Pharmacies just over the border. The plan backfires when the people he helps are followed by the US Health and Human Services Authorities. American Investigators catch Doctor Castillo when he is fingered as the ringleader by one of the people he tried to help. ______________________________________________________________ Written by Moh Salim
Shadows on the Wind
Film (Short and Sci-Fi) Actor Shortly after the Unification War, a young Alliance pilot transports an Alliance diplomat through deep space. Unknown to the pilot, the passenger is hiding secrets of her own and is in possession of a weapon that could destroy the Alliance government once and for all. The Pilot learns that the line between the government and Browncoat (independence fighter who lost the war) is not always clean, and that loyalty and compassion cast long shadows. Written by Ryan Quinn Adams
I (Almost) Got Away with It
Television (Documentary and Crime) Actor Murders, drug dealers, bank robbers or jail escapees. The stories are different, but the motive is always the same: to stay out of prison. See what pushed these fugitives to their crimes, how they changed their identities, evaded the law and - almost - got away with it. Written by Toby Padilla
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A Watched Pot
Film (Comedy and Drama) Actor The selectively speaking Knoll struggles to combat the guilt he feels after a loss. Can a series of odd jobs and new relationships push him forward in a matter of a few days?
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Television (Thriller) Actor Buried Tales is a dramatic anthology of three films; Fallout, Early Patrons and Will to Live. Jackie, your deceptively deadly host, guides you through these dark tales. Done in a classic black and white fifties style Buried Tales tackles subtext of issues very relevant for our times. Corporate greed, child abuse, and PTSD underlie strong character performances and deft plot twist. All done for an ultra micro budget highlighting that you don't need big money to tell big stories.
Film (Short, Comedy, Drama and Fantasy) Actor Mirage is the story of a man who desperately want to help other people, but his disconnection to reality leaves him causing more harm than good. When he finds a pair of glasses allowing him to see through the eyes of others he finally has the opportunity he has been waiting for. Written by Anonymous
Film (Short and Drama) Actor Still reeling from childhood abuse, a young woman searches for closure in an unusual way.
Film (Short, Drama and Mystery) Actor James Holden, a former revered homicide detective turned professor, has suffered through a lot of traumatic experiences including the death of his wife. In a recent string of disturbing murders, all linked by a wedding ring, Holden is asked to help solve the case by a young detective, who has idolized him for years. Kim, his new mysterious and attractive research assistant, complicates the case and Holden's personal life as the race to find the killer progresses. He soon realizes that the killer may be closer than anyone could have thought. Written by Anonymous
Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Actor A man is trapped in the trunk of a car and has no idea how he got there. Now he must find his way out before it's too late. But what if he's already out of time?
Last Kind Words
Film (Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance and 1 More) Actor 17-year-old Eli has just moved with his family deep into the backwoods of Kentucky to work on the isolated farm of a local recluse. Inexplicably drawn into the strange forest that lies beyond the farm, Eli encounters the beautiful, sweet and mysterious Amanda, seemingly the perfect girl. But with the discovery of decaying bodies hanging from the trees, he realizes that the forest - and Amanda - are harboring some very dark secrets. Suddenly, Eli is living in a waking nightmare where the lines between life and death are scrawled in blood, and there is no escaping the terror from beyond the grave. Written by Terry Hayes
The Ides of March
Film (Drama) Actor Stephen Meyers is a young idealist who's brilliant at communications, is second in command of Governor Mike Morris's presidential campaign, and is a true believer. In the middle of the Ohio primary, the campaign manager of Morris's opponent asks Meyers to meet; he offers him a job. At the same time, Morris's negotiations for the endorsement of the man in third place, a North Carolina Senator, hit a snag. A young campaign intern, Molly Stearns, gets Stephen's romantic attention. Republicans have a trick up their sleeve; Stephen may be too trusting, and Molly has a secret. What's most important, career, victory, or virtue? Written by <email@example.com>
Persons of Interest
Film (Drama) Actor Quinn and Maggie Robinson work for I@U Tech, Maggie as a manager, Quinn from home. One day while helping a customer, Quinn discovers a body on a map imaging site and makes it his personal goal to discover who the dead girl is, and who killed her. Along the way, the Robinson's meet crooked cops, insane "johns" and uncover a plot that is full of twists and turns, all leading to the dramatic conclusion. Who killed Jenny Carwell? Written by Sean Reliford