Joseph Steven hails from Chicago and studied acting, advertising, and film at the University of Illinois, Urbana; and, Children’s Theatre Workshop with Roman Tymchyshyn. His first performance was in Man of La Mancha. The Chicago International Film Festival awarded him an
honorable mention for Afterthoughts, a film short. In Hollywood, his look and craft land him character actor and ‘real guy’ roles such as the quirky next door neighbor, detectives, butlers, stalkers, and sometimes nut cases. In his 10 year tenure, Joseph has appeared on the big, little, and web screens in: Star Trek (2009, with Eric Bana), Wanda at Large
(with Wanda Sykes), The District (opposite Ernest Borgnine), Pirates 2 (with Orlando Bloom), award-winning La Première (with James Earl Jones) and The Last Days of Toussaint L’Ouverture (both, as [fluent]
Frenchmen), K-Pax (with Kevin Spacey), Galaxy Quest (with Sigourney Weaver); plus indies Oblivious, The Fourth Horseman, Mariah Everyday Ordinarily, Anguish, Light Showers, Pawn, the web series Beverly Hills Salon, and most recently in Cup O’ Joe premiering at The 168 Project Film Festival, among others.