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John Ortiz

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Eliades
Palomo

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Artistic Director

Photos

Stephen Adly Guirgis & John Ortiz  Photo

Stephen Adly Guirgis & John Ortiz

From: 
Date:
12/10/2019
 Neil Pepe, Stephen Adly Guirgis, John Ortiz & Jeffory Lawson
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Neil Pepe, Stephen Adly Guirgis, John Ortiz & Jeffory Lawson

From: 
Date:
12/10/2019
Jeffory Lawson, John Ortiz, Neil Pepe Photo

Jeffory Lawson, John Ortiz, Neil Pepe

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Date:
10/28/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Eliades

Palomo

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Artistic Director


John Ortiz Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Director of a Play
John Ortiz, Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Director of a Play Gold Star
John Ortiz, Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
John Ortiz, Jack Goes Boating
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
John Ortiz, Jesus Hopped the A Train

John Ortiz News

Ojai Playwrights Announces Robert H. Egan Legacy Fund at 25th Anniversary Benefit Gal Photo Ojai Playwrights Announces Robert H. Egan Legacy Fund at 25th Anniversary Benefit Gala
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2022

Ojai Playwrights Conference announced the founding of the Robert H. Egan Legacy Fund at their 25th Anniversary Benefit Gala on June 4, 2022. Honoring the work of outgoing Artistic Director/Producer Robert Egan, the fund will support visionary OPC New Works Festival playwrights who are creating challenging new plays and imagining a better future for all. Egan leaves his role at OPC at the end of this year.

Charlayne Woodard, Jimmy Smits, Ben Feldman & More to Take Part in Ojai Playwrights C Photo Charlayne Woodard, Jimmy Smits, Ben Feldman & More to Take Part in Ojai Playwrights Conference Benefit Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

On June 4, 2022, the Ojai Playwrights Conference will celebrate 25 successful seasons with a Benefit Gala to be directed and produced by OPC Artistic Director/Producer Robert Egan at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Los Angeles.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of PROMISED LAND on ABC - Monday, February 14, 2022 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of PROMISED LAND on ABC - Monday, February 14, 2022
by TV Scoop - Feb 10, 2022

Get all the scoop on PROMISED LAND, airing on ABC on Monday, February 14, 2022! Plus, watch a clip from a recent episode!

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of PROMISED LAND on ABC - Monday, February 7, 2022 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of PROMISED LAND on ABC - Monday, February 7, 2022
by TV Scoop - Feb 3, 2022

Get all the scoop on PROMISED LAND, airing on ABC on Monday, February 7, 2022! Plus, watch the trailer for the new series now!

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of PROMISED LAND on ABC - Monday, January 31, 2022 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of PROMISED LAND on ABC - Monday, January 31, 2022
by TV Scoop - Jan 27, 2022

Get all the scoop on PROMISED LAND, airing on ABC on Monday, January 31, 2022! Plus, watch a preview of the upcoming episode!

VIDEO: ABC Shares PROMISED LAND Series Official Trailer Photo VIDEO: ABC Shares PROMISED LAND Series Official Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 17, 2022

The series will star John Ortiz as Joe Sandoval, Cecilia Suárez as Lettie Sandoval, Augusto Aguilera as Mateo, Christina Ochoa as Veronica Sandoval, Mariel Molino as Carmen Sandoval, Tonatiuh as Antonio Sandoval, Andres Velez as Carlos, Katya Martín as Juana and Rolando Chusan as Billy and Bellamy Young as Margaret Honeycroft.

Warner Bros. Pictures Acquires Worldwide Rights to THE FALLOUT Photo Warner Bros. Pictures Acquires Worldwide Rights to THE FALLOUT
by TV News Desk - Jul 27, 2021

The story follows high schooler Vada (Ortega) as she navigates the emotional fallout she experiences in the wake of a school tragedy. Relationships with her family and friends, as well as her view of the world, are forever altered.

The Public Theater's THE LINE Starring Santino Fontana, Alison Pill and More Returns  Photo The Public Theater's THE LINE Starring Santino Fontana, Alison Pill and More Returns For Encore Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2021

The Public Theater announced today the return of THE LINE, written by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen and directed by Blank. First performed live on Zoom on July 8, 2020, the world premiere play was viewed more than 55,000 times in 18 countries during its limited streaming run last summer.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MS. WHITE LIGHT, Starring Judith Light Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MS. WHITE LIGHT, Starring Judith Light
by Stage Tube - Sep 23, 2020

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, has acquired North American rights to the drama MS. WHITE LIGHT.

Shailene Woodley, Julie Bowen, John Ortiz Join THE FALLOUT Photo Shailene Woodley, Julie Bowen, John Ortiz Join THE FALLOUT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 31, 2020

Deadline reports that Shailene Woodley, Julie Bowen, John Ortiz, and Will Ropp have joined the cast of 'The Fallout,' an upcoming high school drama.

John Ortiz Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MS. WHITE LIGHT, Starring Judith Light VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MS. WHITE LIGHT, Starring Judith Light
by Stage Tube - Sep 23, 2020

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, has acquired North American rights to the drama MS. WHITE LIGHT.

VIDEO: Alison Brie in Stars in the Trailer for HORSE GIRL VideoVIDEO: Alison Brie in Stars in the Trailer for HORSE GIRL
by Stage Tube - Jan 21, 2020

Netflix has released the trailer for Horse Girl, starring Alison Bre. In the film, Sarah (Brie), a socially isolated arts and crafts store employee, finds herself more content in the company of horses and supernatural crime shows than people. But when a series of strangely surreal dreams upend the simplicity of her waking life, Sarah struggles to distinguish her visions from reality.

VIDEO: Watch the First Preview for MESSIAH on Netflix VideoVIDEO: Watch the First Preview for MESSIAH on Netflix
by Stage Tube - Dec 3, 2019

When CIA officer Eva Geller (Michelle Monaghan) uncovers information about a man (Mehdi Dehbi) gaining international attention through acts of public disruption, she begins an investigation into his origins. As he continues to cultivate followers who allege he's performing miracles, the global media become increasingly beguiled by this charismatic figure. Geller must race to unravel the mystery of whether he really is a divine entity or a deceptive con artist capable of dismantling the world's geopolitical order. As the story unfolds, multiple perspectives are interwoven including that of an Israeli intelligence officer (Tomer Sisley), a Texas preacher (John Ortiz) and his daughter (Stefania LaVie Owen), a Palestinian refugee (Sayyid El Alami) and the journalist (Jane Adams) who covers the story. The series also stars Melinda Page Hamilton, Wil Traval, Fares Landoulsi, Dermot Mulroney and Beau Bridges.

VIDEO: Check Out BUMBLEBEE Limited Edition VHS and Trailer VideoVIDEO: Check Out BUMBLEBEE Limited Edition VHS and Trailer
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2019

Hailed as ‚Äúfun, action-packed and exciting‚ÄĚ (Scott Mantz, Collider), director Travis Knight's thrilling new film¬†BUMBLEBEE¬†lands on Digital March 19, 2019, on limited edition VHS April 1‚Ƭ†and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD April 2 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for BUMBLEBEE Starring Hailee Steinfeld VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for BUMBLEBEE Starring Hailee Steinfeld
by Stage Tube - Sep 24, 2018

On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.  When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW bug.

VIDEO: Christopher Jackson Performs 'Last Full Measure of Devotion' at the NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Christopher Jackson sang a beautiful tribute to all of those who gave the last full measure of devotion during the National Memorial Day concert on Sunday. The concert, which aired on PBS, is currently available on demand through June 10, and BroadwayWorld brings you the video of Jackson's performance below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Josh Gad Bring a Voice to A DOG'S PURPOSE
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 4, 2017

An uplifting and inspirational look at life through the eyes of man's best friend warms hearts this spring when A Dog's Purpose is now available on Digital HD, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand, from Amblin Entertainment and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. 

VIDEO: First Look - Tom Hiddleston Stars in Action-Adventure KONG: SKULL ISLAND
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 18, 2016

Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures' KONG: SKULL ISLAND¬†reimagines the origin of the mythic Kong in a compelling, original adventure from director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (‚ÄúThe Kings of Summer‚ÄĚ).¬†

VIDEO: First Look - Chris Pine & More Star in Heroic Action Thriller THE FINEST HOURS
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 11, 2015

Below, check out the new trailer from the heroic action-thriller, THE FINEST HOURS, the remarkable true story of the most daring rescue mission in the history of the U.S. Coast Guard.

VIDEO: First Look - Chris Pine Stars in Disney's THE FINEST HOURS
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 8, 2015

Walt Disney Pictures has released the trails for THE FINEST HOURS, starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck , Ben Foster, Holliday Grainger, John Ortiz and Eric Bana. The film hits theaters on January 29, 2016.


John Ortiz Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has John Ortiz been in?
John Ortiz has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has John Ortiz been in?
John Ortiz has not appeared in the West End

What awards has John Ortiz been nominated for?
Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven , Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Jack Goes Boating and Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Jesus Hopped the A Train .

What awards has John Ortiz won?
Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heavenand Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Jesus Hopped the A Train.