of Santa Barbara
Screenwriter, Director, Actor
Thursday, March 10, 7 pm*
*Come early to join in interactive discussion, get to know each other, and network with local talent. The speaker presentation will start around 7:30pm
7000 Marketplace Drive
FREE and open to everyone!
Starting to work in film as an actor at 17, Perry Lang has acted in over thirty films and seventy hours of television. His film work includes Sam Fuller's The Big Red One, Steven Spielberg's 1941, and John Sayles's Sunshine State, as well as Eight Men Out where Perry played one of the indicated eight who threw the 1919 World Series.
His television work as an actor includes M*A*S*H, the title character in the Emmy winning television special Hewit's Just Different, A Rumor of War and numerous guest appearances, including many projects that he has himself either written or directed.
As a writer and director, Perry started professionally writing doing Tales From the Darkside in New York. Among a number of studio assignments, he wrote the first film he directed, Little Vegas then rewrote the second, the action adventure Men of War.
Since then Perry has directed over sixty hours of television including NYPD Blue, ER, Alias, Weeds and NCIS:Los Angeles.