Alumni News

The Stella Adler Studio invites all alumni to keep in touch after graduation. Please contact the studio to let us know what is going on in your life, whether it is related to acting or not by filling out the Alumni News Submission. And please know that you are always welcome at the studio, whether at student shows, special events or just to stop in to say hello.

Robert De Niro Receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

November 22, 2016

Congratulations to alumnus Mr. Robert De Niro on receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016!

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Emma Kaye (’10) stars in Huntington’s “Bedroom Farce”

November 13, 2016

Emma Kaye (Class of 2010) stars in the Huntington Theatre Company production of Bedroom Farce by Alan Ayckbourn now running through December 11th! Congratulations, Emma!

Konstantin Melikhov (’12) in Netflix’s “Narcos”

October 21, 2016

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Konstantin Melikhov (Class of 2012) plays Edward Jacoby in the Netflix original series Narcos.

Chris Bellant and Sarah Jes Austell star in “Loserville” Feature Film

October 9, 2016

Alums Chris Bellant and Sarah Jes Austell star in Loserville now available on, iTunes, VUDU, and playing in select theaters across America! Chuck’s senior year isn’t going well. Synopsis: His mom is dating his teacher. His true love, Melissa, doesn’t know he exists. And his plan to win Melissa over by befriending her sister, Mary, just got complicated by a video that’s the talk of the school.

Ajna Jai (’14) Featured in HBO’s “High Maintenance”

October 2, 2016


Ajna Jai (Class of 2014) is featured in a guest star role as Chantal in HBO’s new series High Maintenance.

Alums Brian McElhaney and Nick Kocher are SNL’s Newest Writers

September 24, 2016


Congratulations on alums Brian McElhaney and Nick Kocher on becoming the newest writers on NBC’s Saturday Night Live!

Jane Levy (’10) stars in “Don’t Breathe” film.

August 26, 2016


Jane Levy (Class of 2010) stars as Rocky in the critically acclaimed thriller Don’t Breathe opening nationwide today!

Nik Walker (’10) Joins Hamilton on Broadway

August 23, 2016

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Today, Nik Walker (Class of 2010) joins the cast of the mega hit Hamilton: An American Musical on Broadway! Nik was also featured in the Broadway encore engagement of Motown, the Musical earlier this season.

Penguin Press Publishes Forrest Leo (’12) Novel “The Gentleman”

August 16, 2016

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Today, Penguin Press publishes Forrest Leo’s (Class of 2012) first novel, The Gentleman, now available nationwide. Check it out!

Meggy Hai Trang (’12) Nominated for Award for “Saitama”

August 7, 2016

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Meggy Hai Trang (Class of 2012) is nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a One-Act/Short Play for Saitama as part of the Planet Connections Theatre Festival. Earlier this summer she also performed a one woman show called Day 267.