The Official Website of Geoffrey Cantor, Actor, Director, Teacher, Coach, and pretty nice guy


Geoffrey Cantor

GEOFFREY CANTOR graduated magna cum laude from Amherst College with a degree in theater, and trained at the O'Neill's NTI in Connecticut, and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, in London, England. Film credits include the Coen Brothers’ Hail, Caesar!, Pascal Faran’s Bird People,  411, MIB3, Thanks for Sharing, Man on a Ledge, Fair Game, and Michael Mann's Public Enemies. On TV, he plays Ellison, the newspaper editor on Neflix's Daredevil, the medical examiner, Phil Ryerson, in The Black List, and has shown up in Forever, Believe, The Americans, The Following, House of Cards, Person of Interest, Damages, Deception, Pan Am, Smash, The Big C, Sopranos, Bored to Death, and all of the Law & Order's, and many others. On stage, Geoffrey has worked in Scotland and London, on Broadway, off-Broadway and in Regional theater. Credits include Sec. 310, Row D, Seats 5 and 6, Side Man, Dinner With Friends, Julie Taymor's Titus Andronicus, Talley's Folly, Romeo and Juliet, and Lone Star. Geoffrey also works as a director, writer, and acting coach. He currently lives in New Jersey with Cat, his wife of 22 years, his artist son, Ben, and his environmental activist daughter, Talia.