Adam Shapiro is a co-founder of IAMA Theatre Company, and was recently starring on Broadway in the Tony nominated Waitress and will soon be seen at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in a remount of IAMA’s World Premiere production of Jonathan Caren’s Canyon. Adam was nominated for Ovation Awards for IAMA’s LA premiere of The Recommendation by Caren (Winner Best Production 2014) and for Best Lead Actor in a Musical for Hey, Morgan! a world premiere comedy by Matthew Fogel and Isaac Laskin, Directed by Matt Shakman at the Black Dahlia Theatre. More stage credits include: Rent, You are Here, The Accidental Blonde, the world premieres of Leslye Headland’s Bachelorette and Assistance (IAMA Theatre Company), and “David” in Paul Grellong’s west coast premiere of Manuscript (The Elephant).
Adam is currently filming the upcoming season of Showtime’s The Good Lord Bird opposite Ethan Hawke and Never Have I Ever, a new Netflix comedy from Mindy Kaling. Adam just wrapped filming on David Fincher’s Mank (Netflix). Other Credits include: The Affair on Showtime, My Dinner with Hervé (HBO), and indie comedy Ode To Joy, and recently filmed the lead role in a new TBS half-hour comedy pilot and roles in the upcoming indie films It Happened In LA (Sundance 2017), Feed, The Female Brain, and Social Animals. He’s been seen as Avie Tevanian in Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs, arcs the Netflix series from the Wachowskis: Sense8, ABC’s Cristela, Audience Network’s Kingdom, and the NBC comedy Trial & Error, as well as guest starring roles on Grace & Frankie (Netflix), Snowfall (FX) and The Mindy Project (FOX). Recent television credits include: Bones, CSI: Cyber, The Mysteries of Laura, Betrayal, 1600 Penn, Scandal, Mistresses, and Grey’s Anatomy. More Film Credits: Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant, The Answer, Sister, Nobody Walks in LA, Ctl Alt Delete, I Am Not A Hipster, Short Term 12, Now You See Me, A Single Man, The House Bunny, The Den.