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Bob Paisley

  • ID: TU593798
  • Union Status : Non-Union, SAG-AFTRA
  • Age Type : Adult
  • Gender : Male
  • Ethnicity : Caucasian
  • Height : 6'1
  • Hair Color : Grey
  • Eye Color : Brown
  • Shoe : 10
  • Waist : 34
  • Men's Size : L
  • Suit Jacket : 44L
  • Sleeve : 35
  • Neck : 16'5
  • Inseam : 32
  • State : MO
  • Special Skills : Golf


    John Robert Paisley is an award winning actor and director, working with theatres across North America, UK and Australia. Bob has played such challenging roles as Teach in American Buffalo, the title role in Faustus (LA Dramalogue Award), Tom in The Glass Menagerie, Heisenberg in Copenhagen, The Man in The Event, and the 42nd President in Bill Clinton Hercules.

    He has directed productions for Theatre West Virginia, the Birmingham Children’s Theatre, Neptune Theatre, Our Town Theatre Group and Fringe festivals in Kansas City, Bedford, UK, Adelaide, Australia and Edinburgh, Scotland.  TV and film credits include The Rosa Parks Story, General Hospital and the CBS TV murder mystery series, Scene of the Crime.

    Bob performed throughout the Canadian Maritimes founding the King’s Theatre Festival in Annapolis Royal and Another Theatre Company in Halifax, Nova Scotia and the Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre in Kansas City.



    Hope                                                  Ambler Films

    The Empty Acre                              Senoreality Films

    Scene of the Crime                         CBS Television

    The Rosa Parks Story                    CBS MOW

    Nicolas                                              Reef Point Films

    General Hospital                             ABC

    Selected Regional Theatre                                                               

    Bill Clinton Hercules                       Theatre Tours International

    Mary Stuart                                      Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    The Full Monty                                 Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    How to Succeed in Business…       Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    Driving Miss Daisy                          Central Standard Theatre

    The Event                                            Central Standard Theatre

    Pride and Prejudice                          Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    All My Sons                                         Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    Enchanted April                                  Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    Kiss of the Spider Woman                Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    Hedda Gabler                                      Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    The Crucible                                         Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    Copenhagen                                         Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    The Good German                               Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

    The Sound of Music                             Ozark Actors Theatre

    Jesus Christ Superstar                        Forrestburg  Playhouse

    Lost in Yonkers                                     Forrestburg Playhouse

    Popcorn                                                  B’ham Festival Theatre

    The Diary of Anne Frank                    B’ham Children’s Theatre

    Back to Beethoven                                Alabama Symphony

    A Streetcar Named Desire                 Town and Gown, Birmingham

    The Glass Menagerie                           Town and Gown, Birmingham

    The Night of the Iguana                      B’ham Festival Theatre

    Taking Sides                                          Terrific New Theatre

    Romeo and Juliet                                  B’ham Children’s Theatre

    American Buffalo                                  B’ham Festival Theatre

    Look Homeward Angel                        Town and Gown, Birmingham

    The Runner Stumbles                           Town and Gown, Birmingham

    Dial “M” for Murder                             Parkway Playhouse 

    Faustus                                                     Globe Theatre, LA

    Billy Bishop Goes to War                     Theatre Newfoundland

    Dracula                                                    Kings Theatre

    Training                                                                                                                                                                                   Dalhousie University – Halifax – BA Theatre           David Mann - Los Angeles                                                     Ensemble Studio Theatre – New York                        Maruska Stankova –  Toronto



    1) Sports: Baseball, football, basketball, soccer, lacrosse, tennis, horseback riding
    2) Dialects: All British, Irish, Australian, Canadian, US - Southern, New England, Midwest
    3) Languages Spoken: English, basic French, basic Spanish
    4) Motor Vehicles: Stick Shift, Motorcycle, ATV