Welcome to the Portland Film Festival 2014 Schedule. Also on FacebookTwitterMeetup and Instagram. Use #PDXFF14 in your posts, so we can follow your festival experience. Don’t miss Opening Night and the RED CARPET on Tuesday August 26th at CRYSTAL BALLROOM. SEX ED - A new teacher quickly finds that his highly pubescent pupils are receiving no form of sex ed.  He wants to teach them – but he’s not exactly “experienced.” [MORE]


Ted Rooney

TR Productions
Acting Coach
On camera, Ted has amassed over 35 TV guest-star and recurring credits including ER, Gilmore Girls, Weeds, Lost, Community, My Name Is Earl, Seinfeld, CSI, It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia...most recently on Boardwalk Empire, Grimm, and The Librarian. Ted has over 20 principal movie roles (Wild, Gone, Legally Blonde, Santa Pups, Blood Work...) and over 35 principal appearances in commercials (Yes, he was Abe Lincoln in the Mt. Dew ad and the Rozerem spots :-) Locally, Ted has appeared in Leverage, Portlandia, Bucksville, The Kill Hole, The Weather Outside, Bucksville and Cell Count. Currently, Ted is working on a local indie movie titled Quanta. On Stage, Ted has acted in regional theatres (Ahmanson (LA), Williamstown Theatre, The McCarter, The Wilma, The Arden, Portland Stage, and Idaho Shakespeare). He has performed in 10 off Broadway plays and 10 plays in LA with the Actors Co-op. Ted has a BA in Theatre from Lewis and Clark College and an MFA in acting from Temple University. Ted has coached acting, directed several plays and taught acting at the undergraduate level (PSU, George Fox). Currently, Ted is teaching and coaching acting at his own studio space (including co-teaching an actor/writer workshop with Randall Jahnson), as well as on camera acting at Portland State University.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, August 30

1:30pm PDT