Barry Papick’s ability to help actors communicate 

the deepest truth makes him extremely invaluable

            Gus VanSant/Director

(…Good Will Hunting, Finding Forrester)

 One of the top Acting Coaches in the world, Mr. Papick has been teaching and coaching Actors for 23 years. He has recently worked as the On-Set Acting Coach for Dan Pritzker’s soon to be released  “Bolden,” where he worked with Anthony Mackie and the icon Dick Gregory among others. He is also known for coaching Universal’s hit “The Express”, where he worked with Director Gary Fleder (Kiss the Girls, Runaway Jury, October Road.) 


Mr. Papick was hired to achieve the deepest, most truthful and specific performances from both the principals (Dennis Quaid, Charles Dutton, Rob Brown, Darrin Dewitt Henson) and day players. Mr. Papick was also the On Set coach for Gus VanSant’s “Finding Forrester.”


Last year he was the On-Set Coach for three feature films (one of the most sought after studio coaches in America).  Barry has coached for television shows such as The West Wing, The Wire, Malcolm in the Middle, Body of Proof, Brothers and Sisters, Burn Notice, The Originals and many, many more.  Barry has also been the personal On-set coach for Gus VanSant and Adam Sandler's Happy Madison Productions. He has worked with many actors including Sean Connery, Rob Brown, Jamie Foxx, Anna Paquin, Lindsey Lohan, Dennis Quaid, Ione Skye, Sonja Sohn, RZA and Darrin Dewitt Henson (to name just a few). 

Barry has the tremendous ability to bring 

Actors to a fresh and natural authenticity in their


          Lawrence Marks/Producer

     (…Jerry McGuire, Dreamgirls)


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