Jason Vail

​From IMDb; Jason was raised the youngest of four boys by his parents Robert and Sandra Vail. Born outside of Chicago on the Great Lakes, Jason grew up a Navy brat and spent the majority of his childhood moving up and down the East coast from Rhode Island to Florida and even Puerto Rico. His first attempt at acting was at Lancaster High School in South Carolina, when he was cast as the lead in the drama club's very first play. Unfortunately he never got to perform because he was persuaded by his year book advisor to drop out and focus on his job as the head yearbook photographer. He later became a photography major at Savannah College of Art and Design for the first couple years until he transferred to Coastal Carolina University in South Carolina to pursue his passion. Shortly after graduation he was cast in a Peter Bogdanovich movie of the week, The Price of Heaven (1997) (TV) playing the boy friend opposite the director's real life daughter who was cast in a supporting role. He later graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with an MFA in acting. After graduation he moved to New York City to further pursue acting where he had the opportunity to work in several soaps, regional theater and eventually Off-Broadway. While in NYC he had the pleasure to study Meisner with acting instructor Wynn Handman at his Carnegie Hall studio. He worked in over forty independent films as well as numerous TV appearances while living in the NY and NJ area for nearly ...

Tammy (2014)

After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Falcone
CAST:  Melissa McCarthy  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Allison Janney  •  Mark Duplass

After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Falcone
CAST:  Melissa McCarthy  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Allison Janney  •  Mark Duplass

Abraham Lincoln vs. Zombies (2012)

Romantic

As Abraham Lincoln labors over the Gettysburg address, the importance of which he is fully aware, he learns that a menace from his past has returned, threatening to tear the already fractured nation to pieces. He must journey behind enemy lines to face an foe far ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Schenkman
CAST:  Bill Oberst Jr.  •  Baby Norman  •  Jason Vail  •  Jason Hughley

As Abraham Lincoln labors over the Gettysburg address, the importance of which he is fully aware, he learns that a menace from his past has returned, threatening to tear the already fractured nation to pieces. He must journey behind enemy lines to face an foe far ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Schenkman
CAST:  Bill Oberst Jr.  •  Baby Norman  •  Jason Vail  •  Jason Hughley

Paranormal Captivity (2012)

After the death of her husband, a penniless woman moves into the home of her Uncle. Strange things begin to occur. Is the house haunted or is it something more?  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Orrichio
CAST:  Caitlyn Fletcher  •  Roberto Lombardi  •  Edward X. Young  •  Jerry Ross

After the death of her husband, a penniless woman moves into the home of her Uncle. Strange things begin to occur. Is the house haunted or is it something more?  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Orrichio
CAST:  Caitlyn Fletcher  •  Roberto Lombardi  •  Edward X. Young  •  Jerry Ross

Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016)

Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a hilarious, haunted Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls, and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Tyler Perry  •  Cassi Davis  •  Patrice Lovely  •  Liza Koshy

Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a hilarious, haunted Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls, and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Tyler Perry  •  Cassi Davis  •  Patrice Lovely  •  Liza Koshy

Killing Reagan (2016)

Killing Reagan explores the events surrounding the assassination attempt on president Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley Jr. Based on the best-selling book, the film begins in the final months leading up to the 1980 presidential election, and explores the challenges ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rod Lurie
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Kyle S. More  •  Cynthia Nixon  •  Joe Chrest

Killing Reagan explores the events surrounding the assassination attempt on president Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley Jr. Based on the best-selling book, the film begins in the final months leading up to the 1980 presidential election, and explores the challenges ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rod Lurie
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Kyle S. More  •  Cynthia Nixon  •  Joe Chrest

Hunters (2016)

In 1987, a group of film students go scout an abandoned resort in the Pennsylvania wilderness, becoming real victims in another film.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Ahlbrandt
CAST:  Linnea Quigley  •  Tina Krause  •  Jason Vail  •  Shaun Paul Costello

In 1987, a group of film students go scout an abandoned resort in the Pennsylvania wilderness, becoming real victims in another film.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Ahlbrandt
CAST:  Linnea Quigley  •  Tina Krause  •  Jason Vail  •  Shaun Paul Costello

Toxic Tutu (2017)

Follow Mark Torgl star of 1984's The Toxic Avenger who played "Melvin The Mopboy" and transforms into Toxie, as he attends the Monster Convention circuit for the first time. Discover the convention world through Torgl's eyes, and learn a deep dark secret that has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Nardelli
CAST:  Jeremy Ambler  •  Teresa Ambler  •  Katt Balsan  •  David Barroso

Follow Mark Torgl star of 1984's The Toxic Avenger who played "Melvin The Mopboy" and transforms into Toxie, as he attends the Monster Convention circuit for the first time. Discover the convention world through Torgl's eyes, and learn a deep dark secret that has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Nardelli
CAST:  Jeremy Ambler  •  Teresa Ambler  •  Katt Balsan  •  David Barroso

Creature Feature (2015)

Creature Feature is five interwoven tales of terror that occur one foggy Halloween night in Georgia. A babysitter learns a new appreciation for fine art and hard lesson about the consequences of being irresponsible...and naughty!; a group of college kids stumble on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chase Smith
CAST:  Tenille Houston  •  Libby Blake  •  Becca Beton  •  Jason Vail

Creature Feature is five interwoven tales of terror that occur one foggy Halloween night in Georgia. A babysitter learns a new appreciation for fine art and hard lesson about the consequences of being irresponsible...and naughty!; a group of college kids stumble on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chase Smith
CAST:  Tenille Houston  •  Libby Blake  •  Becca Beton  •  Jason Vail

Hunting Grounds (2015)

After losing their home following a devastating tragedy, a father and son are forced to move to an old family cabin. Neither reacts well to being thrown into this new world. The son's attempts to relate to his father are complicated when two old friends arrive for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Portanova
CAST:  Miles Joris-Peyrafitte  •  Jason Vail  •  David Saucedo  •  D'Angelo Midili

After losing their home following a devastating tragedy, a father and son are forced to move to an old family cabin. Neither reacts well to being thrown into this new world. The son's attempts to relate to his father are complicated when two old friends arrive for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Portanova
CAST:  Miles Joris-Peyrafitte  •  Jason Vail  •  David Saucedo  •  D'Angelo Midili

Dorchester's Revenge: The Return of Crinoline Head (2014)

A group of college students researching Dorchester Stewart, better known as the infamous killer Crinoline Head, return to the scene of the horrific murders that happened in 1996.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Kirsten Ray  •  Debbie Rochon  •  John Kap  •  Jason Vail

A group of college students researching Dorchester Stewart, better known as the infamous killer Crinoline Head, return to the scene of the horrific murders that happened in 1996.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Kirsten Ray  •  Debbie Rochon  •  John Kap  •  Jason Vail

Crow Hand (2014)

A Husband gets more than he bargains for when he picks up a mysterious crow totem off the ground, much to his Wife's chagrin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Lonano
CAST:  Jason Vail  •  Caitlin McPhail

A Husband gets more than he bargains for when he picks up a mysterious crow totem off the ground, much to his Wife's chagrin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Lonano
CAST:  Jason Vail  •  Caitlin McPhail

The Cabin (2013)

A single woman, Laura, meets a nice guy, John, on an online dating site. After a few dates he invites her to his vacation cabin in the mountains. Laura ignores the warnings from her friend, Ashley, about it being too soon to go away with a guy she just met. Once at ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Jason Vail  •  Morgan Monnig  •  Shelby Washburn

A single woman, Laura, meets a nice guy, John, on an online dating site. After a few dates he invites her to his vacation cabin in the mountains. Laura ignores the warnings from her friend, Ashley, about it being too soon to go away with a guy she just met. Once at ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Jason Vail  •  Morgan Monnig  •  Shelby Washburn

Gut (2012)

Something is missing in Tom's life. His marriage has lost its spark, his job is suffocating him, and his childhood best friend Dan still clings to the past. Every day he goes through the motions, becoming increasingly detached from those around him. Dan has the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elias
CAST:  Jason Vail  •  Nicholas Wilder  •  Sarah Schoofs  •  Kirstianna Mueller

Something is missing in Tom's life. His marriage has lost its spark, his job is suffocating him, and his childhood best friend Dan still clings to the past. Every day he goes through the motions, becoming increasingly detached from those around him. Dan has the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elias
CAST:  Jason Vail  •  Nicholas Wilder  •  Sarah Schoofs  •  Kirstianna Mueller

Hollywood Dirt (2017)

Hollywood arrives in force to Quincy, the small town where the secret Crown Cola billionaire's live. They want to film about the billionaire's and how they made their fortunes. Summer Jenkins, who was the town pariah, joins forces with the scout, Ben, and finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tosca Musk
CAST:  Emma Rigby  •  Johann Urb  •  Mindy Cohn  •  Marco Dapper

Hollywood arrives in force to Quincy, the small town where the secret Crown Cola billionaire's live. They want to film about the billionaire's and how they made their fortunes. Summer Jenkins, who was the town pariah, joins forces with the scout, Ben, and finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tosca Musk
CAST:  Emma Rigby  •  Johann Urb  •  Mindy Cohn  •  Marco Dapper

Family Possessions (2016)

After moving into the home of a deceased relative, a family discovers they may have inherited more than just the house.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Felissa Rose  •  Mark Patton  •  Jason Vail  •  Leah Wiseman

After moving into the home of a deceased relative, a family discovers they may have inherited more than just the house.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Felissa Rose  •  Mark Patton  •  Jason Vail  •  Leah Wiseman

Broken Swords: The Last In Line (2018)

Twelve seasoned men and women are on the run. If anyone can survive this, they will or they will die trying. And many will indeed die before the night bleeds away into morning light.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Babbitt
CAST:  Maxine Eloi  •  Kelly Lynn Reiter  •  Kellie Carroll  •  Jason Vail

Twelve seasoned men and women are on the run. If anyone can survive this, they will or they will die trying. And many will indeed die before the night bleeds away into morning light.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Babbitt
CAST:  Maxine Eloi  •  Kelly Lynn Reiter  •  Kellie Carroll  •  Jason Vail

A Nun's Curse (2020)

A group of travelers are forced to seek shelter inside an abandoned jail where a notorious nun named Sister Monday had once been assigned and was suspected of murdering prisoners.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Felissa Rose  •  Damian Maffei  •  Kristi Ray  •  Gunner Willis

A group of travelers are forced to seek shelter inside an abandoned jail where a notorious nun named Sister Monday had once been assigned and was suspected of murdering prisoners.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Faircloth
CAST:  Felissa Rose  •  Damian Maffei  •  Kristi Ray  •  Gunner Willis

Battle Scars (2020)

After his best friend is drafted to fight in Vietnam, a young man must grapple with the reality of life before and after war.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Samuel Gonzalez Jr.
CAST:  Jonathan Peacy  •  Arturo Castro  •  Arielle Brachfeld  •  Jason Vail

After his best friend is drafted to fight in Vietnam, a young man must grapple with the reality of life before and after war.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Samuel Gonzalez Jr.
CAST:  Jonathan Peacy  •  Arturo Castro  •  Arielle Brachfeld  •  Jason Vail

Paavo, a Life in Five Courses

Finnish farm boy Paavo Turtiainen is hired into the Parisian household of Swedish theatre producer Lars Schmidt and his wife, actress Ingrid Bergman. The couple “adopt” and train Paavo to navigate among the rich and famous. Later on, Paavo becomes the personal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hanna Hemilä
CAST:  Paavo Turtiainen  •  Pia Lindström  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Lars Lundberg

Finnish farm boy Paavo Turtiainen is hired into the Parisian household of Swedish theatre producer Lars Schmidt and his wife, actress Ingrid Bergman. The couple “adopt” and train Paavo to navigate among the rich and famous. Later on, Paavo becomes the personal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hanna Hemilä
CAST:  Paavo Turtiainen  •  Pia Lindström  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Lars Lundberg