TIM HOLMES / ACTOR / FILMMAKER
Tim Holmes was born in Lansing, Michigan. He grew up working in his family's flower shop from age 7. In junior high and high school Tim chose the route of being in jazz band, marching band and drama class along with martial arts as opposed to school athletics.
At age 18, immediately after graduating from high school, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in music and acting. He was signed to MCA Records as a solo artist, (T.C. Holmes). then parlayed his music contacts into an acting career, appearing in afternoon Soap Operas, B films and various other TV pilot projects. Studying his craft with well known schools such as Playhouse west (Jeff Goldblum) and Howard Fine.
Tim had his midlife crisis in 2002 and took a 10 year sabbatical from the entertainment business during which time he became a firefighter, started a successful business, moved back to Michigan, got married and had twin boys. All the while studying his craft, taking it to the next level by learning how to write,shoot, edit and direct his own film projects back in Michigan. With the rise of the film industry in Michigan around 2009, tim delved back into his passion for acting, acquired a theatrical agent in Michigan and focused on film auditions.
In 2010 and 2011 Tim booked featured speaking roles in Real Steel, I,Alex cross, Machine Gun Preacher, Hostel 3, S.W.A.T. Firefight, Street Kings 2: Motor City and a reoccurring role on a T.V.series for CBS -VEGAS.starring Dennis Quaid, Michael Chiklis and Carrie Ann-Moss.
In 2013 Tim Holmes will be seen in "Oz: The Great and Powerful" in a supporting role as THE STRONGMAN, with his character continuing on in the sequels. Tim has also written, produced, directed and starred in a independent feature film called "DETROIT RIDERS" which he has a trailer.