The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts is proud to have thousands of its graduates working in the film and television industry. You’ll find them in leading roles such as Matthew Fox, star of the hit ABC series Lost and Lauren Graham star of “Gilmore Girls” or in supporting roles in films such as Dreamgirls and American Gangster.


NYCDA graduates can also be found in prime time television shows on every network including CSI, Friday Night Lights, The Wire, Prison Break, Without a Trace, Las Vegas, Law & Order, Medium, The Riches, Cold Case. Many have leading and supporting roles on virtually every major daytime soap opera. You’ll also find our graduates in national commercials for some of the country’s biggest advertisers, performing in on- and off-broadway, or sharpening their craft at some of the most prominent regional theaters in the country.



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