Douglas Taurel (Producer, Writer & Performer) is an accomplished actor and producer. As an actor, he has starred in numerous television shows including Nurse Jackie, Damages, NYC 22, The Americans and Person of Interest. As a producer, he has produced two Off Off Broadway shows that were well reviewed by the New York Times and received 5 stars at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
His last film production project was a short film called “Siesta”, performed in English and Spanish, it was accepted and screened at numerous film festivals including Atlanta Short Fest and Big Apple Film Festival. He is active in the independent film scene and has worked with many upcoming film directors. Recently was booked in Tom McCarthy’s new indie feature “The Cobbler” and as lead roles in two, soon to be released, independent films “Waystation to the Stars” and “La Croix Rising”.
He began his acting training in New York with the legendary Wynn Handman and since has had the opportunity to study with many amazing artists including Alec Baldwin, Kathleen Turner, Edward Albee and Tim Phillips.