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Performance Reels






Film Role Producer Director
Bad President Cameo Param Gill Param Gill
Trapped Starring (Blake Mason) Vintage Films Charlton Thorp
The Hiker Starring (Don Peck) Vintage Films Charlton Thorp
Fault Cameo (Sophisticated Man) aL2 Productions Lonny Stevens
Looking For Lions Cameo (Mike) Chodd Productions Bradley W. Ragland
Back Roads: A Texas Tail Starring (John Callaway) Rockin'J Companies LLC Jody Stelzig
Pawn Featured (Business Man) Bolen Miller/Farrin James Scott McNamara
Case #47 Starring (Ben Brixley) Scott McNamara Films Bolen Miller
Here Comes The Night Starring (Gaines) Tim Kelly Pearl Lagoon Pictures
Where's Henry Supporting Role (Patron #1) Bles Aaron Productions Bles Aaron
The Big Lebowski (dir. scene) Starring Role (Walter) Scott McNamara Films Scott McNamara
Pandemic Supporting (James) Hoover Indie Films, Ltd. Charlie Hoover
Panopticon Starring (Frank) Shane Tortolani Benjamin Caya
Finding Red Cloud Starring (Mike) Andercon Productions Michael O'Connor
Galore Supporting (Burke) Pearl Lagoon Productions Tim Kelly
Xenophobia Starring (Tom) Rob Phillips Productions Rob Phillips
The Devil Wears Spurs Starring (Sheriff Von Morley) Bravado Films Charlton Thorp
Reward Starring (Gabe) Bravado Films Charlton Thorp
American Beauty (dir. scene) Starring (Lester) Mohammed Khan Mohammed Khan
Autobahn Starring (Motorist) Spartan Filmed Ent. Spiros Stathoulopoulos
Busted Starring (Detective James Hardwood) Intervision Productions Lawrence Lopez
The Shining (dir scene) Starring (Jack) Spartan Filmed Ent. Spiros Stathoulopoulos
Reeling In Reality Supporting (Harvey) Easy Films Ezra Landes
Bound (dir scene) Starring (Cesear) Treppel Films Jeff Treppel
The Other Side Starring (Bounty Hunter/Televangelist) Raw Hit Productions Vince Williams
Dex Starring (Dex) Intervision Productions Lawrence Lopez
Kalamazoo Starring (Mike Wilson) Bugged Out Productions Daniel Ryan
Miami Boy's Starring (Burglar) Asiatel Productions Pete Rosales
Manosaurus Supporting (Deputy Jones) Sanwil Productions Jimmy Williams
A Hard Death Supporting (Agent Jones DEA) California Film Korp Allan Mann
Surrender Stand In for Michael Caine Cannon Group Jerry Belson
Frame Of Mind Starring (Adam of Adam and Eve) Lorraine Sharkey
Show Role Producer Director
The Boulevard Harold Dean Gregory Friedkin Productions Gregory Friedkin
America's Low Budget Superstar Himself (Michael Wayne James) Trenton Partners, Inc. Dorian Coss
General Hospital Recurring (Mic – Cartel Story Line) ABC Evans, Laird, Pultz, Sogard
Corizon Recurring (Hussler) Asiatel Productions Pete Rosales
Cagney and Lacey Co-star (Terry The Stage Manager) CBS Karen Arthur
Superior Court Co-star (Ben Aims Investigator) Steward Billet Productions Patrick Corbett
Show Role Producer Director
The Roger's 50th Anniversary Lead (Rough Rider) Roy Roger's Museum Cheryl Rogers – Barnett
Kalamazoo Lead (Sailor) Bugged Out Productions Daniel Ryan
A Night to Remember Starring Sylmar Players Robert Schaefer
Show Role Producer Director
Mr. Century City Himself (Michael Wayne James) Good Guy Productions Alan Gold
Welcome to Thrifty Thrifty Store Manager Thrifty Corporation Ken Juber
About Love (music) CIA Agent Meye Clarity Prods Mauro Oliveiro
Voice Over
Project Role Producer Director
The Last 5 Minutes (Mercenaries-Swat Officers-Franklyn Bennett CEO) RockyJo RockyJo
Radisson Hotel Kiosk (Spokesperson for 75 plus properties) The BVR Group Richard Von Bauer
Momotaro (Momotaro-Onchison-Dog-Oger) Japan Society of So. Ca. & Price Waterhouse Harmon "Chip" Smith
In Development
Film Role Producer Writer/Director
Clear Blue Skies Starring (Joe) Last Memory Of Life John Defazio (Script-Ep 102/Horror)
Glimpses Starring (Father) Tammy Klembith Tammy Klembith (Script/Horror)
Catharsis Cameo (Evan Firestone) Last Memory Of Life John Defazio (Filming/Drama)
Jack Of Hearts Jacobs Tim Kelly Productions Tim Kelly (Pre-prod/Supernatural)
Trapped Starring (Blake Mason) Vintage Films Charlton Thorp (Post/Horror)
Vampires Vs Aliens Co-Star/Lieutenant Felony Friday Cousar Enterprises Productions James Cousar (Pre-Prod/Comedy-Sci-Fi)
The Outriders Starring/Tom Barshay Thorp Productions Charlton Thorp (Script)
Hard Money Starring/Hank Brady Vintage Films Charlton Thorp (Script/Western)
Love Lives Starring Tim Kelly Tim Kelly (Sript/Drama)

Micheal Has a Cameo in the New Comedy Bad President

Michael was thrilled to play a cameo in the feature film Bad President, directed and produced by Param Gill and scripted by John Buchanan and Param Gill. Bad President is a comedic satire about Donald Trump’s rise to power during the U.S. election in 2016.

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A Short Scene and Production Stills From The “The Hiker”

A Short Scene from THE HIKER from Charlton Thorp on Vimeo. On a lonely trail in the forest a hiker searches for a mischievous boy who he believes is lost. Crossing paths with a veteran backpacker causes him to doubt the child’s existence. Shot on 16mm Tri-X film and featuring Michael Wayne James and Kenny... read more

Michael Voices Two Characters in a Radio Theater Excerpt

Michael performs the voices of Murdock and Westbrook having a conversation.       Radio Theater Exerpt Murdock – our lead character, a cross between a gumshoe and a tired burlesque comic. Westbrook – a network radio announcer, 1940’s style, with a sonorous voice. He’s pompous and... read more

Michael Shares His Story on The Pocho Loco Show

POCHO LOCO SHOW LIVE- 3/24/16- WITH MICHAEL WAYNE JAMES- Actor Michael Wayne is an actor with a marvelous story as to how he got into the business. It was a pleasure being on the show. We covered a lot about how I became interested in the film industry and how I started. There are many other experiences on and off the set to share that were not talked about. That will have to be on another show. Thanks again for being your guest on the Pocho... read more

Trailer for The Hiker

This footage was shot on a CP-16 camera using Tri-X and Double-X film stocks. The superb Michael Wayne James stars in this spooky little... read more