Bernard Glincosky, actor, producer, and professional speaker is best known for founding The Philadelphia Acting Studio. He recently wrapped up the lead role of Michael Mourer in the feature film The Listing which is scheduled for release summer 2019 on all major digital platforms in the USA and internationally. He can be seen in the multi-award winning feature film, What Death Leaves Behind that recently screened at the Sundance Film Festival. Also, in the short film Booked (Official Selection New York City International Film Festival/Philadelphia Fim Festival 2018) and in the feature film Deadly Gamble as the lead role of Andrew Cain, available on Amazon, Google Play, VUDU & Walmart.com now.
Bernard has been teaching inside his studio and has had other notable local as well as Los Angeles and New York based teachers collaborating with him for more than a decade. Some of his personal students have gone on to be cast and work alongside Woody Allen, Martin Scorsese, Will Smith, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro and Bradley Cooper to name a few..
Speaker and personal coach to actors, directors, producers along with CEO's, executives, managers, attorneys, financial professionals, and university students on acting, directing, public speaking, communication, presence, emotional intelligence and image at renown education institutions such as UPENN: University of Pennsylvania - Fox Leadership Program, for 9 successive years at Villanova University with award winning filmmaker Hezekiah Lewis’ senior class Film & Directors Program including 2 years at Villanova On-Set in Los Angeles, Drexel Univeristy,Temple University, Conestoga High School, Renaissance Academy Charter School, Mastery Charter Schools, Media Youth Center, Metropolitan Philadelphia Entertainment Group, Philadelphia Entertainment Network.
Bernard is one of the founding producers of The Philadelphia Independent Film Festival in its 11th year.
Executive Producer, Associate Producer, First Assistant Director, and Casting Associate credits on Feature Films.
Directing credits include plays and TV .
Directed/Created first ever Mastery Charter School after-school acting program in West Philadelphia.