JOHN ROBERT POWERS ACTING SCHOOL STUDENTS BOOK IMPRESSIVE ACTING JOBS IN NATIONAL COMMERICALS AND TELEVISION SITCOMS IN HOLLYWOOD
Acting Brothers from John Robert Powers Tampa Florida Keep Busy in Pursuit of Hollywood Dream
(Los Angeles, May 12, 2008) – CEO of John Robert Powers, Ron Patterson, talked today about his latest John Robert Powers success stories this time focusing on John Robert Powers acting school graduates Doug and Chris Brochu. “The Brochu brothers are shinning examples to us at John Robert Powers of just how remarkable our acting school system is in placing today’s children and young adults in local and national commercials, television and films.” said Ron Patterson. “Nothing makes us happier at John Robert Powers than to hear that our students are continuously booking top acting jobs especially in Hollywood. We are very proud of Chris and Doug Brochu,” continued Ron Patterson.
Chris and Doug Brochu attended the Tampa based John Robert Powers school in 2005 and 2006. They both took classes in acting focusing on techniques to build their skills in print, commercials, television sitcoms and films. Doug Brochu was immediately more taken with the comedic side of acting while Chris was more interested in the commercial and film side of the business. While attending their John Robert Powers classes in Tampa, the brothers auditioned for iPOP! (International Presentation of Performers) and while attending the acting and modeling convention in New York immediately signed with acting agent, Jackie Lewis from Diverse Entertainment who currently has clients on Hannah Montana and in High School Musical. Soon after, the Brochu family moved to Hollywood and both their acting careers have taken off.
In the short time that Chris and Doug Brochu have lived in Hollywood, Chris Brochu has booked appearances on television shows Hannah Montana, Zoey 101 and Unfabulous as well as in the film Pose Down and the lead in feature film Solar Flares. Chris has made a public service announcement for StandUp and has filmed national commercials for Guitar Hero, Sunkist, Mitsubishi and appeared in a Bowling for Soup video.
Doug Brochu has also appeared on Nickelodeon television series Zoey 101 as well as their popular series iCarly and is a series regular on the Disney Channel sitcom Sketchpad. Doug has also filmed national commercials for Cingular, HBO, Allstate Insurance and national commercials for video game Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and on-line game Maple Story.
John Robert Powers is an internationally recognized acting and modeling school system with locations throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia. For over eighty years, John Robert Powers has been training students in personal development. John Robert Powers provides every student with the schooling, guidance and confidence to further their individual potential and to reach their highest career goals. Famous John Robert Powers alumni include First Ladies, Jackie Kennedy and Betty Ford as well as celebrities Princess Grace of Monaco, Raquel Welch, Lucille Ball, Ann Margaret, Diana Ross, Faith Ford, Janice Dickinson, Nikki Taylor, Ryan Locke and Josh Duhamel. John Robert Powers actors and models have appeared in national commercials, television shows and films such as Levi Strauss & Co., Dr. Pepper, Revlon, Apple Computers, Target, Chevrolet, American Idol, Superman Returns and Hannah Montana.
For information on John Robert Powers please go to www.johnrobertpowers.net