Justin Phillips

Reads for free & accepts tips


If not online feel free to message me on Insta or email me: justin@stellaadler.com

Hello! My name is Justin, I'm a working actor in NYC. I studied at the Stella Adler Studio. I've been the Studio Manager at One on One NYC and have a good understanding what casting is looking for. Friendly, encouraging, and honest. Would love to work together!

Available for:
- Coaching
- Marketing Consultation
- Existential Reflections

SAG- Eligible
Classically trained at the Stella Adler Studio in NYC. I've worked in Off-Broadway Theatres in NYC and regionally in Boston.

Russian born, I have a background in comedy. Studied improv and sketch at UCB.

I can juggle knives!

Age range: 24-32

Stewart Talent Agency 1430 Broadway Suite 1513, New York, NY 10018 Phone: (212) 315-5505

233 Reader Reviews

" Cares a lot about giving a good read to help you. Great help! I highly recommend him! He is fantastic! Book him! "
" Justin is always super quick and helpful! "
" Bravisimo "
" Great reader! professional and smart. would recommend! "
" Justin is a great reader! very natural! "
" Gifted Excellent Reader - thank you Justin!!! "
" Easy to work with! "
" Helped out so much when I had to retape a few separate times!! "
" Patient and a super engaged reader! Amazing work. "
" Great and fun! "
" Justin was very helpful! "
" Great energy, focus and quickly picked up the material "
" So generous helpful of Justin to share his knowledge of the WeAud process (and time) for free!!! "
" Supper Supportive! "
" Justin was awesome to work with!! "
" Really great! "
" Justin was super friendly and easy to work with! "
" Always great working with Justin :) "
" Justin is WONDERFUL! Highly recommend! "
" Amazing "
" Great reader! "
" Very kind! would love to work with him again! "
" Thanks a lot for your directions Justin, they were GREAT!!! "
" Justin is awesome!! Ready to play, ready give suggestions and ... a fantastic reader! "
" Excellent. great to work with "
" Thank you! "
" Justin always gives you 100% "
" Justin was so patient and gave awesome notes. Highly recommend working with him! "
" Thank you!! "
" Justin is incredible!!!! I needed a very specific subtle, comedic read of a zillennial woman and he crushed it. I booked him again already!!!!! "
" A strong reader! Thank you. "
" Great Reader! "
" Always great working with Justin :) "
" The best Russian Actor since Stanislavski!!!! Justin is the BEST!!! "
" Great cold read and patience! Thanks Justin "
" Justin is great! I enjoyed working with him. "
" Thank you, Justin! Patient and helpful. Will book again. "
" Great as always! "
" Great guy, great read. Thank you! "
" Justin gave great insight and direction on my self tape. And gave a stellar performance himself! "
" Justin is soooooo wonderful. Smart, generous with his time and very helpful. "
" Justin is very giving and committed! "
" Justin was super fun, gave great insight and awesome to work with!! "
" Always helpful, always personable, always a good time "
" Nice guy, good reader "
" An MVP for a reason! Willing to provide an attentive ear and he's also a great reader. Thank you, Justin. "
" Great reader! "
" Justin is very helpful to me when I needed someone to run lines with and was very patient and sweet. I highly recommend! "
" Amazing! Thank you for challenging me and being SUPER patient with me while trying to memorize my lines! Will definitely work with him again! "
" Great experience working with Justin! "
" Super awesome! "
" The best! One of my faves - such a great reader and works with you! "
" Good "
" Wonderful, so helpful! "
" He was awesome! Definitely will work with him again! Gave great feedback and had positive energy! "
" Always love reading with justin "
" Justin was a such a great reader; had lots of energy and I loved it! "
" Awesome! High-energy! Perfect for comedy! - Thank you, Justin! "
" Really helpful reader! "
" Was smooth session and nice guy! "
" Lovely man. super flexible and quick! "
" Justin is really wonderful! A great reader who gives great observations that help in fine tuning your choices - highly recommend!! "
" Repeat customer here – Justin's a joy to work with! "
" Really knows how to breakdown a script so well!! Very amazing reader! "
" Justin is always quick and fun! I used him as a reader 3+ times, always great! "
" Guys and gals, Justin is simply the best! He was incredibly invested in the scene with a specific idea that completely changed the take on it, and won the day with that. You need to book him if you want someone to stick with you, be invested, and genuinely care. "
" Very helpful. Thank you! "
" Great!! "
" He's great! "
" Awesome again! Thank you!!! "
" Great job! Thanks Justin! "
" Wonderful reader! Very giving and down to play! "
" Truly wonderful! Totally read with Justin, amazing session! "
" So helpful, really awesome person to work with :) "
" So awesome! Really appreciated your detailed curiosity and breaking down the script for a short turn around. So much fun to play!! "
" GREAT! "
" Justin you're the best, thank you!!! "
" Fantastic! My first time using WeAudition was a success! "
" A dude's dude, dude. "
" Thank you so much! Always come in clutch! "
" Really friendly and helpful! "
" Justin offered great advice and really helped me dive into the world. I would definitely work with him again! "
" Justin is awesome! If you're looking for a reader, look no further. "
" Easy "
" AMAZING TEACHER. Really breaks down the script and the characters and helped me create an amazing tape! "
" Great reader. "
" Great reader and fantastic notes and suggestions given to me for the scene which gave me options to play with. Thanks Justin! "
" Justin's a great reader, can tell he's got a ton of experience. "
" So good "
" Amazing! Great feed back "
" Great reader "
" Very specific notes and really helpful reader. "
" He's amazing. So amazing. Breaks down the script in a way where you fully understand your sides! "
" Justin is the coolest reader i've ever had hands down "
" Amazing Help Thanks a Lot!!!! "
" Collaborative reader! "
" Wonderful reader! "
" Really helpful and great to work with! "
" Super helpful and chill with awkward material! "
" Incredible reader, and he gave me great notes that helped my performance! Definitely book him! "
" Super friendly, and helpful, highly reccommend! "
" So professional! "
" So kind and easy to work with! Great reader! "
" The best! "
" First time working with Justin. We did two scenes, back to back. He was great! :D "
" Justin was super nice and very helpful. Super patient as well as we had some connection issues "
" Always great to work with Justin! "
" Used him again in less than 20 min. span lol! He's awesome!!!!! "
" Justin is excellent! So easy to work with and makes you feel comfortable. The perfect reader for my scene!!! "
" Awesome!! Very Chill. Great Energy "
" Perceptive and kind! Thank you so much! "
" Awesome reader! Easy and open to improv "
" Great reader & very helpful! "
" So so fun and really kind! Thanks so much Justin for your help! "
" Justin has awesome energy and a pleasure to work with!! Thank you! "
" Good reader! "
" Justin joined super quickly and was very a quick learn in getting through my material - we finished before the 15 min were even up! "
" Kind and generous reader! Thanks Justin "
" Justin was everything you could hope for. "
" Justin was a great reader and asked great questions and gave great direction! "
" V helpful! "
" He had the perfect energy for the scene and created a fun atmosphere! "
" Fantastic and super patient!! Gave me a lot to work with and was extremely patient!! "
" What a trooper!! Great reader! "
" Easy to work with 👍🏾 "
" Great read with Justin! I'd definitely work with him again "
" Great!!!! "
" Laid back and friendly. Willing to work on anything. "
" Great cold reader. "
" Very helpful "
" Justin is a great reader! "
" Awesome! "
" Justin was great! Thank you! "
" Lovely reader, gave excellent notes! "
" Working with Justin was so great! He really helped me not only as a reader but with script analysis and making more solid choices with my script. Highly recommend working with him! "
" Nice guy. Good reader and adept with comedy. "
" Great reader. Very accommodating "
" Justin is a fun reader! We worked a scene together and really explored a monologue in it. Definitely recommend! "
" Thank you Justin for your patience! Aways a pleasure "
" Fantastic and fun to work with "
" Fantastic reader. Had some technical issues and was very accommodating. Thank you. "
" Superb!! Great reader, great pace, couldn't ask for a better read! "
" Justin is a great reader who I would absolutely work with again! "
" Justin is great! Nice, conversational read. Absolutely perfect for the scene. "
" Justin was great to work with and brought a lot of enthusiasm and passion . Great energy :) "
" Friendly, comfortable reader. "
" Wonderful to work with! "
" Loves going into depths of the scene with you if you ask. thanks for your time! "
" Very kind and helpful! "
" So patient and helpful! Thank you Justin! "
" Great energy, thanks! "
" My first time using a reader on We Audition. I was nervous and Justin helped me get through it with ease! Definitely recommend!! "
" Fun reader with great notes! Would definitely work with Justin again "
" Justin was great he really helped me break down my character to develop strong choices during my audition. Would highly recommend. 😊 "
" Fantastic reader, good eye for detail, curious and exploratory, excellent notes on the scene, I'd read with him again anytime. "
" Excellent reader for my audition "
" Super helpful! "
" Fantastic reader! Great notes, highly recommend! "
" Justin is spectacular "
" Justin is the best. Super helpful "
" Great scene partner, and very helpful on getting towards what my character's going through! "
" Really helpful advice and a great reader! "
" Very friendly with great ideas! Had a super efficient session. "
" Justin was so wonderful! Really easy-going and a great reader. "
" Justin was great! Professional, easy, and a great reader. "
" Justin is a great reader! Fast and kind "
" Justin gave me great advice! "
" Justin was awesome. Great reader, super enthusiastic. Really enjoyed working with him. "
" Justin was an absolute superstar. Great reader, great energy. You should totally book him. "
" Great notes!!! "
" A willing, able, kind, funny, generous reader and person (from a great part of the country)! "
" Another fantastic session with Justin. SUPER helpful in breaking down the scene & making strong choices for the character. Thanks! "
" Thank you sir! Always a pleasure "
" Excellent reader! Picks up on the story very quickly. Great to run lines with. "
" Great reading with Justin. Helped break down the scene & was a fun partner to read with. Thanks! "
" Justin is awesome!!! Very easy to work with, very helpful and a great personality. "
" Excellent! "
" Justin is generous and helpful and there to support and serve - thank you! "
" Great reader. Thank you "
" Absolutely fabulous to read with. Easy going, helpful and flexible. Gave great directions. Highly recommend. "
" Fantastic reader! "
" Really great and helpful reader!! "
" Awesome reader! Helped a lot! Thanks Justin! "
" Justin was great and very generous with his time. he made sure i was comfortable and let me go into my zone :) "
" Excellent reader ! Thank you thank you. "
" Working with Justin has been great! He's such a good reader and gives excellent feedback so I'll definitely be self-taping with him again in the future:) "
" Rock and roll!!! great reader!! jumped right in - knows how to handle a script and get you what you need- Great to work with another actor and get the work done!!!! Thanks again Justin "
" So good! Flew through my tape in an hour! "
" Awesome reader gave great notes as well "
" O My God!!! Justin seriously is the best! WowI I am literally so very thankful for him. Most certainly will look for Justin again!...in a few minutes actually. "
" Justin is super sweet! "
" Great reader! And very generous with his time. Thanks Justin! "
" A great reader who's very patient, understanding, and brings up great points! Thank you, Justin! "
" Another great session with Justin! He offered great suggestions and feedback. I'm very appreciative! "
" Justin was fantastic! Offered really helpful feedback, and I'm super happy with the audition I taped with him. Thanks Justin! "
" Justin was incredibly helpful with helping me practice and film a last minute audition. Thanks Justin! "
" He is always on point with coaching and ideas for approaches. "
" Great to read lines with! "
" Awesome notes! "
" Super fun and collaborative. He tried to understand what was going on in the scene which I think helped me to say out loud and helped him give me the energy I was looking for. Fun! "
" Fun one! "
" Justin is the best. I have acted for many years, but I was having trouble getting through a scene that I was not comfortable with. He was right on point with his advice. I feel much better about the scene for tomorrow. "
" Thank you for a great read Justin. You were awesome with tips to take the scene to another level. Thank you again. "
" Awesome reader! "
" Great "
" Sooo helpful, great reader and gave me a great idea for eyelines! Thanks Justin. "
" He is amazing. Recommend him. Thank you, you helped me a lot "
" Justin is a great reader guys! Thank you sir for your help:) "
" Super nice and great reader! "
" A wealth of knowledge and very helpful! "
" Great suggestions. Easy to work with. Fantastic! "
" Very helpful reader- Thank you! "
" Fun energy, a great reader for what I needed. Helpful and grounded. "
" So helpful! helped me gain allot of insight into character/script "
" Thank you Justin! "
" Extremely thoughtful feedback, adaptive reader, helpful and insightful "
" Great reader, really enjoyed working with you! Thanks for the help! "
" Very friendly and efficient reader. Encouraged some play and creativity in the reading and I got everything I needed. Would definitely work with Justin again! "
" Very fun reader - attentive and willing to read it multiple times. "
" Very willing to help and fine tune if asked. "
" Awesome Reader "
" So helpful and a great listener! Helped immensely with filming my audition. Best wishes Justin! "
" My first reader! SO great! helped me breakdown the script and prepare for my audition "
" Thank you Justin! Great reader and great suggestions! "
" Very motivated; clearly enjoys acting. Thank you. "
" Wonderful, helpful notes! "
" Very helpful and knowledgable. Thanks!! "
" By far the best feedback i have gotten. He was patient and helped me to look at my character in a different way. I highly recommend. "

Credits Include

2020 [added]
The Path
Film Soko
2019 [added]
The Whale
Harold Clurman Elder Thomas
2016 [added]
The Boring Misadventures of Apathy Boy
Ars Nova Apathy Boy
2013 [added]
Annotated History of The American Muskrat
Theatre Boston Henry Kissinger/ Pat Nixon
2012 [added]
Passion Play by Sarah Ruhl
Theatre Oberon Pontius Pilot