NIKKI PEDERSON TALENT SUCCESS STORIES 

GARRETT WAREING   After a meeting with famed talent scout Nikki Pederson of Nikki Pederson Talent, Garrett accepted an offer to enroll in her infamous 'LA Team' where he went on to earn numerous awards.  At the age of 11, he moved from his hometown of College Station, Texas to pursue his career. Since being in Los Angeles, Wareing has went on to star in movies such as  Boychoir ,  Independence Day II: Resurgence , Eddie Alcazar's film Perfect, as well as a guest role on Chicago Med. Garrett also has a recurring role as Zach on Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists.  Garrett and his family are part of the NPT Family and participate every year with our new and upcoming actors. Nikki has been instrumental in the guidance of Garrett's career and has made a profound impact on his life.

GARRETT WAREING

After a meeting with famed talent scout Nikki Pederson of Nikki Pederson Talent, Garrett accepted an offer to enroll in her infamous 'LA Team' where he went on to earn numerous awards.

At the age of 11, he moved from his hometown of College Station, Texas to pursue his career. Since being in Los Angeles, Wareing has went on to star in movies such as Boychoir, Independence Day II: Resurgence, Eddie Alcazar's film Perfect, as well as a guest role on Chicago Med. Garrett also has a recurring role as Zach on Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists.

Garrett and his family are part of the NPT Family and participate every year with our new and upcoming actors. Nikki has been instrumental in the guidance of Garrett's career and has made a profound impact on his life.

BRIANNA HILDEBRAND   Brianna went through the NPT program in College Station and is a part of our NPT family. She has many credits to her name including the web series  Annie Undocumented,  which was named best web series at the 2014 New York TV Festival. After Hildebrand finished her time on the critically acclaimed web series, she used her experience gained from Nikki Pederson Talent to land her role as the superhero teenage warhead in the box office hit film  Deadpool  and  Deadpool 2 as  the popular Negasonic Teenage Warhead. She has earned recurring roles on the popular TV Series The Exorcist and Trinkets. Look for her in the Movie Playing with Fire (2019) as well as the Indie Film Runt and the Comedy Girls Night.

BRIANNA HILDEBRAND

Brianna went through the NPT program in College Station and is a part of our NPT family. She has many credits to her name including the web series Annie Undocumented, which was named best web series at the 2014 New York TV Festival. After Hildebrand finished her time on the critically acclaimed web series, she used her experience gained from Nikki Pederson Talent to land her role as the superhero teenage warhead in the box office hit film Deadpool and Deadpool 2 as the popular Negasonic Teenage Warhead. She has earned recurring roles on the popular TV Series The Exorcist and Trinkets. Look for her in the Movie Playing with Fire (2019) as well as the Indie Film Runt and the Comedy Girls Night.

RAINI RODREIGUEZ   Raini is an American actress, singer and part of our Nikki Pederson Talent Team as an acting coach and mentor to our LA Invitational Team each year. Raini is best known for her roles Trish in the  Disney  series Austin & Ally and Maya Blart in the films  Paul Blart: Mall Cop  and  Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2.  She has also appeared in an episode of  The Suite Life of Cody & Zach  and on the  Disney XD  show  I'm in the band.   Outside of becoming one of televisions up and coming young actresses, Rodriguez also starred in the 2011 film  Prom , where she won  Best Young Television Actress  at the 2013 Images Awards.  Raini and her family hold a special place in Nikki’s heart. They are part of our NPT family and are instrumental in our program every year.

RAINI RODREIGUEZ

Raini is an American actress, singer and part of our Nikki Pederson Talent Team as an acting coach and mentor to our LA Invitational Team each year. Raini is best known for her roles Trish in the Disney series Austin & Ally and Maya Blart in the films Paul Blart: Mall Cop and Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2. She has also appeared in an episode of The Suite Life of Cody & Zach and on the Disney XD show I'm in the band.

Outside of becoming one of televisions up and coming young actresses, Rodriguez also starred in the 2011 film Prom, where she won Best Young Television Actress at the 2013 Images Awards.

Raini and her family hold a special place in Nikki’s heart. They are part of our NPT family and are instrumental in our program every year.

Jonny Berryman  Jonny grew up in College Station, Tx and went through the Nikki Pederson talent program in 2015/2016 at the age of 6 years old. He has appeared in several commercials and television projects including,  This is Us ,  S.W.A.T., Code Black,  and a recurring role on the new TV series  Pearson  coming out in 2019 .  During Christmas, you may have seen Jonny in the national TV commercial for Walmart.  We are so proud of Jonny and all of his accomplishments. He, his brother Aiden and his parents are always willing to help our new talent and parents as they make the move to Los Angeles each year by being on our panel during our LA trip. Grateful to have them as part of our NPT family.

Jonny Berryman

Jonny grew up in College Station, Tx and went through the Nikki Pederson talent program in 2015/2016 at the age of 6 years old. He has appeared in several commercials and television projects including, This is Us, S.W.A.T., Code Black, and a recurring role on the new TV series Pearson coming out in 2019. During Christmas, you may have seen Jonny in the national TV commercial for Walmart.

We are so proud of Jonny and all of his accomplishments. He, his brother Aiden and his parents are always willing to help our new talent and parents as they make the move to Los Angeles each year by being on our panel during our LA trip. Grateful to have them as part of our NPT family.

 
Aiden Berryman  Aiden grew up in College Station, Tx and was part of the Nikki Pederson LA Invitational Team in 2015/2016. He booked his first guest appearance on the popular TV series Code Black just a few short months after moving to Los Angeles with his family. He also has had guest appearance roles on the TV Series S.W.A.T. and N.C.I.S. Los Angeles.  We are beyond proud of Aiden and all of his accomplishments and cannot wait to see where he lands next. We are honored to have Aiden, his brother Jonny and their parents as part of our NPT Family. Each year, they come back to help our new talent and parents navigate the move to Los Angeles and the life of a young actor.

Aiden Berryman

Aiden grew up in College Station, Tx and was part of the Nikki Pederson LA Invitational Team in 2015/2016. He booked his first guest appearance on the popular TV series Code Black just a few short months after moving to Los Angeles with his family. He also has had guest appearance roles on the TV Series S.W.A.T. and N.C.I.S. Los Angeles.

We are beyond proud of Aiden and all of his accomplishments and cannot wait to see where he lands next. We are honored to have Aiden, his brother Jonny and their parents as part of our NPT Family. Each year, they come back to help our new talent and parents navigate the move to Los Angeles and the life of a young actor.

Amirah Johnson  Amirah went through the Nikki Pederson Talent program on our LA Invitational Team in 2015/2016. Since moving to Los Angeles, Amirah J has worked on national commercials, short films, TV guest spots, and now has a recurring role playing the role of Xan on Showtime's  Shameless.  She now not only has an Acting Agent and Manager but a Dance agent as well. Her talent and love of dance will surely land her a role in that genre as well. She is a hard worker with not only dreams, but specific goals and no doubt she will reach them all with her dedication and work ethic.  Amirah and her parents are family to Nikki Pederson and her team. We are grateful for their words of wisdom to our new actors and parents each year on our panel during our trip to LA.

Amirah Johnson

Amirah went through the Nikki Pederson Talent program on our LA Invitational Team in 2015/2016. Since moving to Los Angeles, Amirah J has worked on national commercials, short films, TV guest spots, and now has a recurring role playing the role of Xan on Showtime's Shameless. She now not only has an Acting Agent and Manager but a Dance agent as well. Her talent and love of dance will surely land her a role in that genre as well. She is a hard worker with not only dreams, but specific goals and no doubt she will reach them all with her dedication and work ethic.

Amirah and her parents are family to Nikki Pederson and her team. We are grateful for their words of wisdom to our new actors and parents each year on our panel during our trip to LA.

Nathan Janak  Nathan became a part of our NPT family when he went through our program on the 2015/2016 LA Invitational Team. After moving to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career, he has built up quite a resume for himself. He has guest starred on several TV series such as  Alex, Inc., Henry Danger, Raven’s Home, Schooled and Coop and Cami Ask the World.  His hard work, dedication and talent landed him a role on the reboot of the TV Series  All That.   Nathan and his family have always been a big part of our NPT family. We are honored to have them come each year to our Parents and Actor Panels and helping our new actors navigate the move to LA and what it takes to pursue their dreams. So proud of you Nathan!!!

Nathan Janak

Nathan became a part of our NPT family when he went through our program on the 2015/2016 LA Invitational Team. After moving to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career, he has built up quite a resume for himself. He has guest starred on several TV series such as Alex, Inc., Henry Danger, Raven’s Home, Schooled and Coop and Cami Ask the World. His hard work, dedication and talent landed him a role on the reboot of the TV Series All That.

Nathan and his family have always been a big part of our NPT family. We are honored to have them come each year to our Parents and Actor Panels and helping our new actors navigate the move to LA and what it takes to pursue their dreams. So proud of you Nathan!!!

Michael Patrick Lane  Nikki Pederson Talent is so proud to have Michael as part of our NPT family.   After teaming up with Nikki Pederson Talent, he  landed scholarships for various acting schools across the US. He changed course and accepted scholarships to train with master Meisner teacher, Kathryn Gately, at Northern Illinois University and continued his training with Anthony Abeson and The Barrow Group in New York City.  After some commercial success with Paradigm and a few bit parts in movies and TV, Michael began mentoring with actors 30 years his senior and went on to book his first major supporting role as Earl Hutchins in Sun Records opposite of Chad Michael Murray working with the Oscar and Emmy nominated duo, Roland Joffe and Leslie Greif. Within 18 months he went on to book 3 movies and 17 guest stars with extreme range, versatility and a leading man quality. He is currently filming Dynasty for The CW (us) and Netflix (Intl).  Michael continues to mentor our team each year during our Acting Panel in Los Angeles.  His charisma, talent and love of acting is contagious and we are so grateful to have him as part of our family.

Michael Patrick Lane

Nikki Pederson Talent is so proud to have Michael as part of our NPT family. After teaming up with Nikki Pederson Talent, he landed scholarships for various acting schools across the US. He changed course and accepted scholarships to train with master Meisner teacher, Kathryn Gately, at Northern Illinois University and continued his training with Anthony Abeson and The Barrow Group in New York City.

After some commercial success with Paradigm and a few bit parts in movies and TV, Michael began mentoring with actors 30 years his senior and went on to book his first major supporting role as Earl Hutchins in Sun Records opposite of Chad Michael Murray working with the Oscar and Emmy nominated duo, Roland Joffe and Leslie Greif. Within 18 months he went on to book 3 movies and 17 guest stars with extreme range, versatility and a leading man quality. He is currently filming Dynasty for The CW (us) and Netflix (Intl). Michael continues to mentor our team each year during our Acting Panel in Los Angeles. His charisma, talent and love of acting is contagious and we are so grateful to have him as part of our family.

MATTHEW FLORIDA   Matthew is an actor known for his work in television shows such as,  90210 ,  Big Time Rush!,   Cold Case ,  CSI: Miami, Dogg After Dark, Hank, Kevin From Work, Love Finds a Home, Major Crimes, NCIS, NCIS: New Orleans, Rizzoli & Isles, The Client List, The Defenders, The Ghost Whisperer and Young & Hungry.  Outside of Florida's impressive television resume, he also starred in the 2011 film,  Marriage Retreat  and the 2013 motion picture,  This is Our Time.

MATTHEW FLORIDA

Matthew is an actor known for his work in television shows such as, 90210, Big Time Rush!, Cold Case, CSI: Miami, Dogg After Dark, Hank, Kevin From Work, Love Finds a Home, Major Crimes, NCIS, NCIS: New Orleans, Rizzoli & Isles, The Client List, The Defenders, The Ghost Whisperer and Young & Hungry. Outside of Florida's impressive television resume, he also starred in the 2011 film, Marriage Retreat and the 2013 motion picture, This is Our Time.

TIFFANY THORNTON   Tiffany made her television acting debut in the pilot episode of the  Fox  sitcom,  Quintuplets  where she then went on to appear in television shows such as,  8 Simple Rules ,  American Dreams ,  The O.C., Desperate Housewives, That's so Raven, Jericho, Wizards of Waverly Place  and  Disney Channel  hit show  Hannah Montana.   In 2009, Thornton co-starred as Tawni Hart on the  Disney Channel Original Series: Sunny With a Chance . Thornton then went on to reprise her role as Tawni in the  Disney Channel Original Movie: Hatching Pete.   As of 2017, Thornton's main role is playing Mom to her two children, Kenneth and Bentley. Outside of raising her two sons, Thornton is a blogger for  DisneyBaby.com , a radio personality for  KLAZ 105.9  and also co-hosts the morning radio show " Kramer and Tiffany ".

TIFFANY THORNTON

Tiffany made her television acting debut in the pilot episode of the Fox sitcom, Quintuplets where she then went on to appear in television shows such as, 8 Simple Rules, American Dreams, The O.C., Desperate Housewives, That's so Raven, Jericho, Wizards of Waverly Place and Disney Channel hit show Hannah Montana.

In 2009, Thornton co-starred as Tawni Hart on the Disney Channel Original Series: Sunny With a Chance. Thornton then went on to reprise her role as Tawni in the Disney Channel Original Movie: Hatching Pete.

As of 2017, Thornton's main role is playing Mom to her two children, Kenneth and Bentley. Outside of raising her two sons, Thornton is a blogger for DisneyBaby.com, a radio personality for KLAZ 105.9 and also co-hosts the morning radio show "Kramer and Tiffany".

MOLLY MONTGOMERY   Molly is a New York City based actress who decided to move from Texas, to start pursuing her dreams of acting and modeling under the guidance of Nikki Pederson Talent Network. Her first published play,  Snakes I Have Known,  premiered at Theatre Row in the United Solo Festival to rave reviews from fans and critics. That following summer, Montgomery and  Snakes I Have Known  returned to the stage to a sold out theatre at the International Fringe Festival.  Montgomery also co-starred on the hit television show,  Law & Order SVU  and has appeared in numerous nationwide print campaigns.

MOLLY MONTGOMERY

Molly is a New York City based actress who decided to move from Texas, to start pursuing her dreams of acting and modeling under the guidance of Nikki Pederson Talent Network. Her first published play, Snakes I Have Known, premiered at Theatre Row in the United Solo Festival to rave reviews from fans and critics. That following summer, Montgomery and Snakes I Have Known returned to the stage to a sold out theatre at the International Fringe Festival.

Montgomery also co-starred on the hit television show, Law & Order SVU and has appeared in numerous nationwide print campaigns.

Mell Bowser  Mell has been a part of our NPT family for many years.  After going through our program in 2012, he received the honor of “Actor of the Year” at our LA competition.  In May of 2012 Mell packed his bags and headed out west to pursue his acting career. In less than a year Mell acquired an agent, manager, and was able to book his first television role on FOX.  Since then, he has acquired several acting credits on TV Series.  He landed a recurring role in Tyler Perry’s  The Haves and the Have Nots  as well as guest roles on  Dear White People, Animal Kingdom  and  Jane the Virgin.   He also appeared in the  Movie Faith Under Fire.   We are so proud of all that Mell has accomplished and his story is not finished yet!  We are so grateful to have him as a part of our NPT family.

Mell Bowser

Mell has been a part of our NPT family for many years. After going through our program in 2012, he received the honor of “Actor of the Year” at our LA competition. In May of 2012 Mell packed his bags and headed out west to pursue his acting career. In less than a year Mell acquired an agent, manager, and was able to book his first television role on FOX. Since then, he has acquired several acting credits on TV Series. He landed a recurring role in Tyler Perry’s The Haves and the Have Nots as well as guest roles on Dear White People, Animal Kingdom and Jane the Virgin. He also appeared in the Movie Faith Under Fire.

We are so proud of all that Mell has accomplished and his story is not finished yet! We are so grateful to have him as a part of our NPT family.