About Josiah

Josiah Polhemus is a writer/director/producer who grew up in Palo Alto and is a MFA graduate of the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, where he co-starred with William Hurt in Good. He is also an award-winning filmmaker, having won both Best Screenplay and Best Film for his short films Pause and Vision at the Hollywood Scarefest.

He has appeared in over fifty plays and won Best Featured Male Performance for his portrayal of George Deever in Arthur Miller's All My Sons; and his television roles include The Young and the Restless, Days of Our Lives and The Tracey Ullman Show. His docu-drama No Plan: Stories of survival in the Big Easy raised money for families who suffered as a result of Hurricane Katrina.

His film credits include starring roles in the independent films The Scottish Tale and My Bad Dad, and appearances in Detonator and The Truth about Cats and Dogs.

Acting Reel    (about 4 minutes)
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