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Gregory was born in Statesboro Georgia where he grew up on his grandparents farm in the formative years, then spent most of his youth in Florida. He went to undergrad at JSU of Alabama after which he was accepted to train at The National Shakespeare Conservatory in NYC and summer training with John Kane of the Royal Shakespeare Company as well as some graduate work at the Actors Studio Drama School.
His most recent stage performance was with New Century theatre in the award winning playwright, Lynne Nottage's Intimate Apparel and Quantum Theatre's 'Breakfast With Mugabe'. Other work includes Othello and Macbeth as part of New Perspective Theatre's Shakespeare's Villains series, New Jersey Repertory's Theatre Brute Series of which he remains a member, All For Love with Boomerang Theatre at NY Center Stage, The Exonerated at Florida Studio Theatre, Gentleman caller in a Creative Artist Lab adaptation of The Glass Menagerie as well as The Seagull. Other work includes Wings Theatre Company's "Richard The Lionheart while rehearsing with Stage East ensemble for a production of Lee Blessing's 'A Walk In The Woods," in the role of John Honeyman. Soon after, he played the role of Kulygin in Chekhov's Three Sisters with the Prospect Theatre Company, The Memory Orchestra at HERE Art Center, Welcome To Our City by Thomas Wolfe at The Mint Theatre, toured with Theatre Works USA's The Color of Justice by: Cheryl Davis.
Other favorite roles include Antipholus of Syracuse in The Comedy of Errors, Cloten in Cymbeline, Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, Hoke in Driving Miss Daisy. Recent feature film credits in production as of Summer 2009, The Guiding Hand (AKA 7E) and Blood Run Free. Prior films include the lead role in the Indie The New Movie an action thriller: Heart Attack a romantic comedy, Buddy Hampton a jazz short biopic, The Warrior Class by Alan Hruska and Hitler's Strawberries, a comedy, as well as being a voice-over artist, having recorded for TV and film such as ABC's 20/20, National Geographic and film / documentaries.
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Gregory Mikell is a proud member of (AEA SAG-AFTRA:) Formed his own production company many years ago with the intention of laying the foundation for his vision of Acclaim Theatricals LLC. As of 2012 Gregory's dream takes flight as he fulfills his intention of creating opportunities for independent artists to help make their dreams come true. He has two web series in production, 'The Shakespeare Series' and 'On The Town' , a monthly online entertainment talk-show that is preparing to expand to global markets.
He has written a one-man stage-play adaptation of a famous novel and merely awaits permission from the publisher to go into production in 2014 as well as his upcoming short film, "Impetus" which takes on the challenges of racial profiling to be shot in late 2013. He also has three feature film scripts in development, one completed.
Recent film credits include Imogene (AKA, The Girl Most Likely) with Kristen Wiig best known for her work on Saturday Night Live, Choke with Sam Rockwell, Every Day with Helen Hunt & Brian Dennehey, the upcoming 2012 indie feature, 7E (AKA The Guiding Hand) where he shares the screen with actor Brendon Saxton III, who also appears in the TV series The Killing. You'll also see Gregory in the trailer for the pending indie feature Blood Run Free. Prior films include the lead role in the Indie web series, The New Movie an action thriller: Heart Attack a romantic comedy, Buddy Hampton a jazz short biopic, The Warrior Class by Alan Hruska and Hitler's Strawberries, a comedy, as well as being a voice-over artist, having recorded for TV and film such as ABC's 20/20, National Geographic.
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Is a distant cousin of Ray Charles who also hails from Georgia.
Stage roles that he longs to perform are: Walter in A Raisin In The Sun, Henry in Race by Mamet, Christian in Ruined by Lynn Nottage and Aaron the Moor in Shakespeare's Titus.Andronicus.
Unique traits: Excellent ear for various dialects as well as learning languages for performances.