is the author of How To Start Your Own Theatre Company published by the Chicago Review Press with a Foreword by David Schwimmer. He received his BFA from Howard University and MFA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne.
A chameleon is a word that describes Neil’s acting ability, being able to transition from a range of characters, from the most refined to the most street wise individuals.
NEIL LEWIS is a proud native of the Bronx, New York. Neil is an actor, writer, and producer. Neil has been seen in many theatrical productions in film, theatre, television, and commercials. Some of his most recent credits include: Nickelodeon, Amazon, 41 year old virgin.., Black Dynamite, Close to Home, and The Shield. Neil also wrote, starred, and produced a short film, BAM that has made the rounds of the film festival circuit to great acclaim. Neil earned a B.F.A. from Howard University, attended the prestigious BADA program at Oxford University. Neil is also founder of AYA, a nonprofit youth organization dedicated to the enrichment of children of color. In addition to acting Neil loves working with children with special needs and feels blessed to have a strong and supportive family.