Alumni

Read about our distinguished alumni.

Alumni Bios

Alumni

Read about our distinguished alumni.

Alumni Bios

Alumni

Many of our students and alumni are actively working in television, film, theatre and commercials. Click on the names below to learn more.

Carly Craig

produced, wrote and starred in Sideswiped, a series available now on YouTube Premium. All eight episodes are currently available.

Henry Winkler

is currently starring in the HBO series, Barry, for which he won an Emmy in 2018 for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.

December Ensminger

Alumna December Ensminger was featured in a scene with Matthew McConaughey in the first season (episode 6) of the hit HBO series, True Detective.

David Thor Katrinarson

was cast as Avery in The Flick in the Reykjavík City Theater, and nominated for best actor in the Icelandic Performance Arts Awards 2017 (Gríman).

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Alondra Benitez

had a co-starring role on Fear the Walking Dead and a guest starring role in first episode of El Desconocido on Netflix.

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Chris Petrovski

starred in the film, Paradise City, shot in New York. The film is planned for theatrical release in January 2019.

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Piyush Deshmukh

plays an Indian mathematician in the film, Dr. Elevator, and was nominated for Best Actor at Back in the Box Film Festival.

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Bahara Golestani

starred in a “inspired by true events” short film called, Hajji. The film also stars The Walking Dead cast member Ross Marquand.

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Mojean Aria

won the 9th Annual Heath Ledger Scholarship. He received the award on June 1, 2017 at the Sunset Marquis in West Hollywood.

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Will Hawkes

starred in the short Sun Valley. It was awarded Best Narrative Short at the 2016 Indie Memphis Film Festival.

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David Gunning

had a recurring character in the five episode, animated short, LEGO Jurassic World: The Indominus Escape alongside Bryce Dallas Howard.

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Tatanka Means

booked a five episode reoccurring Role for the AMC TV Series, THE SON. This is the First Season and other cast includes, Pierce Brosnan.

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Claudia Doumit

appears as Jiya in the NBC show Timeless. She will also appear in the upcoming film, Where’d You Go, Bernadette with Cate Blanchett.

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Mark Ruffalo

is currently in production on I Know This Much Is True, based on the book by Wally Lamb. He will be playing dual roles as twin brothers in the series for HBO.

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Rima Rajan

appeared as a guest star in the first two episodes of the 15th season of Grey’s Anatomy.

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Rene Heger

starred as the male lead in the feature film Links of Life, opposite esteemed French actress Marie Bunel.

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Garrett Wagner

played the role of Nick Palmieri, on episode four of Syfy Network’s web-series, Haven: Origins.

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Patrick Davis

has a lead role in the film, Victor. It premiered in October 2015 and is currently available on Netflix.

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Kayla Strada

won Best Short Film and was Runner Up for Best Dialogue at the 2015 AOF Film Festival.

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Charlene Amoia

has had guest starring roles on some of the hottest shows on television. Recently she has appeared on NCIS, Grey’s Anatomy, 9-1-1 and The Guest Book.

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Stan Harrington

was awarded Best Score and Best Supporting Actor (Stan Harrington) for his film Lost Angels at the 2015 NOVA International Film Festival.

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Vannessa Vasquez

was nominated for a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Performer in a New Approaches Drama Series for East Los High.

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David Pesta

stars in the film, The Phoenix Project. It was released theatrically in January 2015.

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Amy Sanders

booked a national Ford Commercial. She also booked the national BMW Commercial, Sightings.

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Yaitza Rivera

received the Achievement in Directing at the 2013 SoCal Independent Film Festival for the film Red Poppies.

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Eddy Salazar

won Best Screenplay at the Breckenridge Festival of Film in September 2013 for his film The Insomniac.

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Sam Marin

has recurring voice over roles on Adventure Time and Regular Show, both on the Cartoon Network.

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Bob Crane

The late Bob Crane, Stella Adler alumnus and father of Adler alum Scott Crane interviewed Stella in the 1960s.

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Monica Huarte

received an Imagen Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in a Feature Film for her work in Without Men.

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Olga Seguras

acted in and produced the movie Cellmates starring Tom Sizemore, Stacy Keach and Héctor Jiménez.

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Raja Deka

had a co-starring role on the ABC hit series, Blackish. His episode appears in Season 1, Episode 13.

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Timothy McNeil

Anything, written and directed by Tim McNeil, won multiple awards at the 2018 FilmOut San Diego.

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Che Walker

Che’s film, Lexi and Micky, was selected for the Hollyshorts Film Festival and screened at the TCL Chinese Theatre in August 2018.

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