Interview with James Burbage (@epiq_entertainment)


Interview with James Burbage (@epiq_entertainment)

Thank you so much for joining us! Can you tell us a story about what brought you to this specific career path?

My dream was always to be an actor. I got side tracked with kids and marriage for 20 years. I was a success commodity broker. Got divorced 3.5 years ago decided to pursue my passion. Switched careers. moved from south Florida to LA.

Can you share the most interest in exciting happened to you since you started doing this?

Played two leads roles. Jack Krauser in a resident evil video game commercial. Recently played the lead on a discover network mini series. Order of the exorcist.

Which tips would you recommend to your colleagues in your industry to help them thrive and not “burn out”?

Stay fresh with acting classes scene study. Get High quality photo’s, participate in local plays. Build a social media presence. Be professional.

None of us can succeed without some help along the way. Is there a particular person who you are grateful towards who helped get you to where you are? Can you share a story? 

Kathleen Bailey. I was depressed after a 20 year marriage ending and loosing an empire in financial services I had built over my adult life. She supported me and continued to believe in me when I needed it most. Helped me transition into acting taking the role of a manager with my acting and modeling.

How have you used your success to bring goodness to the world? 

I am all about being of service. I have taught many young men how to be successful and overcome life challenges. I work hard to be a beacon of light and lead others out of struggle and hard times. Leading as an example. I am mentoring a few men at the moment. I have spoke to troubled youth. I am involved with the epilepsy foundation as well.

Do you have a favourite “written Quote”? Can you share a story of how that was relevant to you in your life? 

It is always the first day of the rest of your life. it matters not where you been but where you end up. If you persist, everyday, you will end up where you want to be in life. The bucks stop with you, only you are in charge. — Dad This letter my pops wrote me, taught me how to win!

How can our readers follow you on social media? 

Yes

Anything specific you’d like to have mentioned in the article? 

Rising Hollywood leading man