Christian Baskous (AEA / SAG -AFTRA) has performed to critical acclaim at the Kennedy Center, Circle in the Square, The New York Shakespeare Festival/Public Theatre, the NYSF’s Shakespeare on Broadway company at the Belasco Theatre; in motion pictures (Glory, Brighton Beach Memoirs, Double Whammy) and on TV (Legwork, Swift Justice, Law and Order). Regional theatres: La Jolla Playhouse, Hartford Stage, ART, Yale Rep, Pittsburgh Public Theatre, Indiana Rep, PCPA, ART. He’s been seen off-off Broadway in plays by Jeff Weiss, Mac Wellman, Ron Tavel, Irene Fornes and others.
Audiobooks include titles by Jim Harrison, Devin Murphy, Charles Bukowski, Ben Fountain, Mitch Albom, James Rollins, Jim Fergus and others; for Harper Audio, Blackstone, BBC Audiobooks America, McMillan, Audible and Penguin Audio…. Highlights: eight of Charles Bukowski’s full-length works including “Ham on Rye”, “Post Office”, “Women” and “Hollywood”; Richard Ford’s “Between Them” was one of AudioFile Magazine’s “Best Audiobooks of 2017”. Christian Baskous’ work has been nominated for multiple Audie awards and has won 5 Headphones Awards. Recent books include Jim Harrisons’s THE ROAD HOME and SUNDOG.
Christian Baskous graduated from Juilliard Theatre Center (Group 12), attended the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts. He is a member of The Actors Studio.