Hey, my name is Geoffrey Oliver. I’m an actor and aspiring writer, director, editor, and voice actor. I currently live around Richmond VA, and have an Associates in Film Specialization at John Tyler Community College. You can keep up with all my adventures here as I navigate through the crazy world of the entertainment industry!
I performed in theatre throughout elementary, middle, and high school, and was voted James River District Performer of the Year during my senior year. I earned my first paycheck at the age of 12 for working as an extra in the HBO miniseries, John Adams, and have since gotten steady work as an extra or reenactor for TURN: Washington’s Spies (AMC), Mercy Street (PBS), Legends & Lies (FOX), Killing Kennedy (NatGeo), Meg Ryan’s ITHACA, and other local film/TV projects. I recently played a main character in a short film for the Richmond 48 Hour Film Festival that was voted Audience Favorite, and made it into the Top 12.
There’s something about performing, and getting a reaction out of an audience that really helps me come out of my shell, and it’s helped a lot with my self esteem. In addition, the film/TV industry as a whole has always fascinated me, and