Henry Carbeck is a young actor originally from Scottsdale, Arizona who is always searching for great food to eat and beautiful films to watch. He is currently finishing his conservatory training at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts and is so excited to begin his journey into the world.
I am (use a max. of 3 words to describe yourself)… motivated, passionate, kind
Acting is... holding your heart in your hands and allowing others to touch it.
My last gig taught me... that it’s really a wonderful thing being needed to do more than acting in a production in order to get a story told.
Proudest performance moment... Harold Gorringe in ‘Black Comedy’
Most embarrassing audition... not fully knowing my sides for a theatre audition so I had to come up with alternative lines.
Most challenging part... James in ‘Time Stands Still’
The moment I knew I wanted to be an actor... Sophomore year in High School a lady came up to me after a Shakespeare showcase and told me I did really well.
Dying to work with... Joaquin Phoenix
Was born to play... Joseph
Learn lines by... repetition, repetition, repetition
Get into character by... finding something unique about the character's physicality.
Special skill I wouldn't put on my resume… eat a whole bag of flaming hot Cheetos in 5 minutes.
Movie I can’t stop talking about... The Master
Top three Netflix / Amazon shows in my queue… Peaky Blinders, The OA, Mindhunter
Currently reading… David Bowie - A Life
Car karaoke tune... Magic by B.o.B
If I weren't an actor, I'd be... an Interior Designer.
Stranger Things character that best represents me… Steve Harrington
If they made a movie about my life, I’d be played by… Brandon Perea.
Actor crush... Jake Gyllenhaal
If I were a color, I'd be… Black
Hotel alias… Michael Smith
LA spot that inspires or relaxes me… Huntington Botanical Gardens
The best advice I ever got… You can control if you’re prepared, professional, and on time. Just roll with everything else.
You can find me at… http://henrycarbeck.com/