Founder of the Chelsea Film Festival and actress Ingrid Jean-Baptiste continues to dedicate her life to empowering women and making the film industry a better place. As a multi-talented woman of color, she is an inspiration for women and girls everywhere.
Nate Boyer is a former Green Beret and Pro-Football player for the Seattle Seahawks. Find out how he found his way to LSTFI and how The Method has helped his acting career.
Alumna Shani Atias shares the importance of discipline and hard work in an acting career. Her training at LSTFI has helped her tap into her self and connect with her characters.
Seasoned actor Jeff Bosley cherishes the time he spent at The Institute. For every role, he looks to his Method Acting toolbox to find sensory exercises that work for him.
Alumna Marthilia Svarna uses her Strasberg training to branch out, collaborate, and write her own stories. Her play “Our Basement” has been translated into Greek and is now showing in Athens!
Read how alum Benjamin Josiah Tan learned to “value the craft of acting” while training at at LSTFI!
Even when working with big names like Gina Rodriguez on Jane the Virgin, Joshua Chang says that he has always felt supported on set and in the classroom.
New York Times critic Charles Isherwood raves about LSTFI alumna and teacher, Lindsey Ferrentino.
Did you know that 29-year-old superstar Lady Gaga went to Strasberg? This powerhouse singer-actress studied Method Acting for 10 years!
Young Actors at Strasberg alumna Scarlett Johansson and Lee Strasberg-trained Christopher Walken take on live-action Jungle Book.
New film by LSTFI alumnus Scott Cooper – known for “Crazy Heart” and “Out of the Furnace” – in theatres this Friday!
Check out this interview with LSTFI alumna Loan Chabanol on her upcoming film “The Transporter Refueled”!
NYU Tisch at Strasberg alumnus, Milles Teller stars in “Whiplash”.
Learn more about LSTFI alum and Revenge star, Joshua Bowman!
An alumna of the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, Kelli O’Hara wins the Tony award for her performance as Anna in “The King and I”!
Read more about LSTFI alumn Christoph Waltz, his dedication to acting, and his refusal to quit.
“If I want to be one of the best of my generation, I have to study where real standard of acting was set.”
Alumnus Steve Buscemi describes his career and how he gravitates toward independent cinema over more commercial film.
Read excerpts of an interview with LSTFI alumna Rosario Dawson, on feminism and how it has affected her career.
India’s heart-throb Ranbir Kapoor cites Robert De Niro as inspiration for his character.
Katherine McEwan’s Solitary is a success in the festival circuit! Read more about her experience as an actress, filmmaker, and producer.
LSTFI alumna Sissy Spacek talks about her big break and titular role in Brian De Palma’s “Carrie”.
LSTFI alumnus Chaz Bono discusses his work in David Auburn’s “Proof” and his love for acting.
Looking for a leg up in the Bollywood industry, Navdeep Chhabra headed to The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.