J o h n F l a n d e r s
Founder of the Flanders Acting Studio
12711 Ventura Boulevard, Suite #285
Studio City, California 91604
John Flanders is a professional actor and active member of the “Three A's” - AEA, SAG and AFTRA – for over 30 years. John earned his BA Degree in Drama from the University of California San Diego, minoring in Communications and the Visual Arts. He has performed for stage, television, film and radio; and has directed for theater, television and film.
John has also taught theater and photography for private schools in California.
John has studied with numerous teachers and coaches, including Ivana Chubbuck, Larry Silverburg, Alan Schneider, Eric Christmas, Tom Humphrey, Anne Brebner, Lee Sankowich, Mark Monroe, Kate McGregor Stewart and Richard Seyd.
John wrote, directed and starred in the 28 minute short, The Ride, which toured the world in film festivals.
The Ride film won the Audience Award in Moscow and Best of Festival in Chicago.
From 1992 to 2003 John earned his living as an actor for film and television in LosAngeles. In 2003 John moved his family moved to Brussels where he continues to work as an Actor as well as an acting and American dialect Coach. He has shared the screen with Jean Dujardin, Matthias Schoenarts, Catherine Deneuve, Ron Perlman, Thierry Lhermite, Jen-Pierre Marielle, Jen Reno, Jen-Claude Van Damme, Jeremy Renier and others.
He founded the Flanders Acting Studio in 2007 in Brussels.
28 Minute Fiction
(based on a true story)
Written, Produced, Edited & Directed by
Some recent Film & Television :
The Room (w/ Kevin Janssens; Dir.
Iron Sky - The Coming Race Dir. Timo Vuorensola
De Bunker (TV series); Eyeworks Belgium
Moonwalkers (w/ Ron Perlman & Rupert Grint) Dir. Antoine Bardou-Jacquet
Ésprit de Famille TV Series RTBF Dir. Jean-Marc Vervoort
Le French (w/ Jean Dujardin) Dir. Cédric Jimenez
JO (w/ Jean Reno) TV Series
Loft (Diaolgue Coach for Matthias Schoenaerts)
The Spiral (TV series) Dir. Hans Herbots
Cloclo (w/ Jeremie Renier) Dir. François Ozon
Little Glory (w/ Cameron Bright) Dir. Vincent Lanoo
L’envahiseur (w/ Stefania Rocca) Dir. Nicolas Provost
Potiche (w/ Chaterine Deneuve & Fabrice Luchini) Dir. Françoisd Ozon
JCVD (w/ Jean-Claude Van Damme) Dir. Mabrouk El Mechri
Sans Rancune (w/Thierry Lehrmitte) Dir. Yves Hancher
Het goddelijke monster (TV filmseries) Dir. by Hans Herbots
Rondo (w/ Jean-Pierre Marielle) Dir. Olivier van Malderghem
De Kavijacts (VTM) Dir. Stijn Cooninx's
La Compagnie Des Glaces (France 2/Canada TV series) Dir. Paolo Barzman's
Additional work in over 300 commercials, voice-overs and corporate videos.