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Published:October 5th, 2012 11:42 EST
Judyth Piazza interviews Actor and Improv Artist Extraordinaire Jim Meskimen

Judyth Piazza interviews Actor and Improv Artist Extraordinaire Jim Meskimen

By Judyth Piazza CEO (Editor)

Talk show host and journalists Judyth Piazza chats with Actor and Improv Artist Extraordinaire Jim Meskimen on The American Perspective Radio Program showcased on the SOP Radio Network.    She finds out why he is so passionate about what he does, who his mentors are and what key quality he believes is his success.  You heard it all here on The SOP.

As a professional actor for nearly thirty years Jim has appeared in the films Apollo 13, The Grinch, Frost/Nixon, The Punisher, Not Forgotten, There Will Be Blood and many others. Some of Jim`s TV credits include Friends, Whose Line is it, Anyway?, Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Castle, Lie to Me and Rules of Engagement.

In the 1980`s & 90`s he had a thriving career as a man-on-the-street interviewer for improvised TV and radio campaigns for grocery stores, bank cards, coffee makers, and a host of other clients that won awards for several major advertising agencies.

As an impressionist, his impressions of political figures in the 2004 election were showcased in animated cartoons by Jibjab that were among the most popular items on the Internet. His viral video, Shakespeare in Celebrity Voices topped three-quarters of a million views in 2011 and his subsequent impressions videos have cemented him as a major YouTube talent.

The Australian Today Show dubbed him, The World`s Greatest Impressionist. "

Meskimen lives in Los Angeles with his wife, actress and founder of The Acting Center school, Tamra Meskimen. His daughter, Taylor, is also a performer, and his mother is actress Marion Ross, who was Emmy and Golden Globe nominated for her work on Happy Days (as Richie`s mom) and Brooklyn Bridge.


Jim Meskimen is represented for public relations and live performance by Starpower Management LLC, tel: 310-226-7176.

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