Corey Parker

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Corey Parker is an alum of HB Studio and the HB Playwrights Foundation. He studied with Uta Hagen and acted under the direction of Herbert Berghof in three productions. Corey has recently been the official acting coach for the CMT Series, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, which he also appears in. Corey has coached actors in Wim Wenders and Sam Shepard’s DON’T COME KNOCKIN’ as well as on TV shows such as MASTERS OF SEX, BLUE BLOODS, and CHICAGO MED. Corey has coached numerous actors on Broadway. Corey has taught at HB Studio, Michael Howard Studios, Susan Batson Studios, Operafest in Martha’s Vineyard, and in L.A. at Lesly Kahn’s Studio, The Ruskin School of Acting, BGB Studios, New Collective, L.A. He was Guest Artist at Rhodes College in Memphis and is Guest Artist at University of Memphis for 2016-2017. He is a lifetime member of the Actors Studio in N.Y. and L.A. and a member of the Ensemble Studio Theater in N.Y. and L.A. He has coached Patrick Dempsey, Sean Combs, Annaleigh Ashford, Naomi Campbell, MC Lyte and many others. He has appeared in BROADWAY BOUND, BILOXI BLUES, Will and Grace, Mr. and Mrs. Loving, DESTINY-THE ELIZABETH TAYLOR STORY, LOST LANGUAGE OF CRANES, WHITE PALACE, and many others. He has appeared as star or costar on ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, UPN, PBS, BBC and guest star on HBO, Showtime and Lifetime. Corey has worked with the Steppenwolf Theater Company and has appeared at the Public Theater, the St. James, American Place, Circle Rep, Ensemble Studio Theater and in Los Angeles at the Mark Taper, the Coronet and at E.S.T. Corey is a native of New York and is a graduate of the High School of Performing Arts.