acting

"SCARE ME" is on SHUDDER and VOD (& Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes)! I star opposite Aya Cash & Chris Redd in my directorial debut: I recently starred opposite the incredible Mamoudou Athie in the last 2 episodes of FXX's "OH JEROME, NO" directed by Teddy Blanks & Alex Karpovsky: And here's me as a stop motion gangster in "THE SHIVERING TRUTH" from the brilliant bonkers brain of Vernon Chatman Here's my reel and some other random vids:

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bio

Josh Ruben is an award-winning actor, writer, and director whose feature film SCARE ME - which he wrote, produced, directed & starred alongside Aya Cash and Chris Redd - debuted at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. Josh has directed sketches for THE LATE LATE SHOW w/ JAMES CORDEN, episodes of Tru TV's ADAM RUINS EVERYTHING, and a myriad of commercials for clients from Geico to Comedy Central, and a recent DiGiorno campaign starring Jay Pharoah. As one of the founding members of CollegeHumor's "Originals" team, Ruben directed and/or starred in thousands of shorts, amassing views well into the billions. He recently directed (and cameoed) in all 10 episodes of Funny or Die & Spotify's narrative podcast series, THE LAST DEGREE OF KEVIN BACON starring Bacon as himself. Josh's second feature film WEREWOLVES WITHIN, a horror/comedy from Ubisoft starring Sam Richardson, completed production in March. You can watch SCARE ME now on SHUDDER or VOD! Portrait by Carissa Dorson

contact

joshruben@gmail.com

Brian Steinberg (Artists First) - bs@artistsfirst-ny.com

Taryn Ariel (ICM) - aariel@icmpartners.com

Matt Ambrosia (KMR - VO) - mambrosia@kmrtalent.com

Honor Society (COMMERCIAL DIRECTING) - megan@honorsociety.tv

directing

My directorial debut "SCARE ME" starring Aya Cash, Chris Redd, & myself premiered at Sundance 2020 and is now available on Shudder & VOD! My 2nd feature film is "WEREWOLVES WITHIN" - a horror/comedy from Ubisoft Film & Television, starring Sam Richardson and the most incredible ensemble ever assembled. I also directed (and cameo) in all 10 episodes of Spotify & Funny or Die's "THE LAST DEGREE OF KEVIN BACON" (out now!). Here's me on set looking extremely serious:

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Check out some selected work:

COMMERCIALS

I direct commercials, too! I'm on the roster at Honor Society.