Department of Drama
Professor of Practice, Acting
Timothy Davis-Reed is a veteran of more than 150 episodes of series television, including two seasons as a series regular on Sports Night and six seasons as White House press reporter Mark O’Donnell on the Emmy-winning hit The West Wing.
He has appeared in more than 25 productions of Shakespeare, including major roles for the Theatre at Monmouth in Maine, Riverside Shakespeare, Manhattan Stage, and the New York Shakespeare Festival in Central Park. Regional theater appearances include Princeton Repertory Company, Playwright’s Theatre of New Jersey, the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, and several productions for Syracuse Stage. He is a 25-year member of the Actors’ Equity Association, the Screen Actors Guild, and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. He teaches scene study, audition technique, and on-camera acting.