The best actors defy the odds, bringing imaginative stories to life in an excellent instinctual way. The acting industry is a world on its own, filled with multi-talented people, but JF Davis’ undeniable passion and versatility make him a standout among many.
JF Davis is an actor and producer originally from Portland, Maine. He has made appearances on popular T.V. shows such as The West Wing and the Golden-Globe award-winning hospital series, Greys Anatomy. He has also starred in the shows, Private Practice, Code Black, The Pretender, The Mentalist, 13 Reasons Why, Station 19, Criminal Minds, S.W.A.T., and his most recent work is a Netflix series entitled, Ratched; He also has an upcoming feature film, titled “Outrage.”
JF’’s acting career is not an overnight success story but rather a tale of unfaltering passion and determination. Before becoming an actor, he had tried several successful businesses, from working in a paper mill, a grocery store, an electrician, and even owning a store. Still, through it all, he always felt that something was missing.
His wake-up call came one day when he recognized a girl from his hometown on T.V.. He previously had attended a class with her and even co-starred in a play. In a moment of self-realization, it became clear to JF what needed to be done to actualize his dreams. He sold all he had and headed west to the glamorous Hollywood.
Now, with nearly thirty years in the acting industry, JF is no stranger to the entertainment business. His versatility and ability to transform from one character to the next is indeed legendary. With a rare and unique generic look, JF can blend easily into many different roles, bringing realism and believability to each character.
Of all the characters that JF has ever played, he particularly enjoys those where he can portray Cowboy characters either from the old west or modern-day, his natural swagger bringing life to the character. The former handyman also plays the tough yet vulnerable characters and classic characters such as the military and police.
Not only can JF play multiple characters flawlessly, his unending patience, persistence, and commitment to the characters he portrays genuinely set him apart. “For me, it was never when or if I succeed In this business, never how big I am going to be, it is just that I am in this business for the long haul,” he states, “I will continue to grow, learn and work to become the best that I can.”
When asked about his five-year goal, JF replied to us that he envisions himself in different roles, sharing his multiple talents with the world on hit T.V. series as he appears and produces his movies. JF is dedicated to his career, working hard at his craft and patiently waiting for his day to come.
His outstanding acting skill will be portrayed in an upcoming independent action film titled “Outrage.” In the movie written and directed by a young talent Sandeep J.L., he plays the role of a good ole boy from Texas whose daughter is kidnapped. To save her, he calls on the help of some old friends.
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