J. Mardrice is an actor, playwright, storyteller, reader of mystery books and a generally nice and goofy dude. He grew up in rural North Carolina, yet he has never let his small town beginnings impede upon his BIG dreams!
Going on to graduating from UNC at Greenbsoro with a Bachelor of Arts in Drama, he relocated to Durham, NC and has remained active in the local theatre and film scene. A review in the INDY week, written by Byron Woods quotes, "[J. Mardrice] was strong as Martin [in Fool for Love by Sam Shepard], the hapless local swain who gets caught up in this three-way, long-term emotional tug of war. He's the odd man out in a intriguing cryptogram of relationships
He has also performed in numerous indie features, new media projects and plays.
J. Mardrice’s dream roles include: Walter Younger in “A Raisin in the Sun”, a biopic on the life of Louis Armstrong, and more!
When J. isn’t acting, he’s writing his own works in hopes of producing and/or publishing them..