Instructor, Tony Doupé, is a SAG/AFTRA actor with an MFA from the California Institute of the Arts. Jodi Rothfield, a national casting director based in Seattle, urges actors to take advantage of Tony’s classes. A successful actor for over 34 years, recent credits include supporting roles in feature films, "Wild" starring Reese Witherspoon, "Lucky Them" starring Toni Collette and Thomas Haden Church, and "Eden" starring Beau Bridges both directed by Megan Griffiths, "Laggies" with Chloe Grace Moretz and Keira Knightley, directed by Lynn Shelton, "A Bit of Bad Luck" staring Cary Elwes, and the role of "Walt" in "Ira Finkelstein's Christmas" with Eliot Gould and David De Louise, directed by Sue Corcoran.
Tony co-starred as "Lynch" in the feature film "The River Sorrow" with Ray Liota and Christian Slater presented at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival. He also had a leading role in the feature film "The Off Hours" written and directed by Megan Griffiths, recently seen at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival and the 2011 Seattle International Film Festival. Other credits include supporting roles in “Safety Not Guaranteed” starring Kirsten Bell and Aubrey Plaza and “Admissions” starring Andy Garcia.
He has been a guest star for the TV series "Leverage" starring Timothy Hutton and is the lead in the feature film "Frayed" released by Lion's Gate. Tony had supporting roles on numerous feature films including "The Ring," starring Naomi Watts and "Life or Something like It," starring Angelina Jolie.
His television career is significant with roles in "Northern Exposure", "Leverage", "Unsolved Mysteries" and "The Fugitive."
A popular featured commercial actor, his many credits include spots in Pizza Hut, Microsoft, Tractor Supply, Lowes Hardware, The Seattle Mariners and Rodda Paint.
Tony has been teaching and coaching actors for 18 years both privately and at the college level. For more credit information, please visit his IMDb page.