A SHORT BIOGRAPHY
"There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time." - Malcolm X
Experienced in acting, directing, editing and is an award winning filmmaker. Kai continues to explore story telling through all forms of media. Previous acting work includes, Stop!... The Play, Violet The Musical, To Kill a Mockingbird, Jerry Springer: The Opera at Hope Mill Theatre and ITILY. Previous crew positions on, The Amazing Race Canada, 12 Monkeys and Slashed!
Previous training includes theatre and music at Providence College, Acting and The Business of Acting at the Academy of Acting, and Film Production at Toronto Film School. Kai is the director of two production companies catering to different audiences and the founder of Liverpool Film Initiative.
Kai now has his own international production company, GRINNING TEDDY PRODUCTIONS. The focus of this company is on story telling through different types of narratives, music videos and quirky commercials.
Special thanks is to be given to a great man who was a major influence, not only in Kai Jolley's professional career but was as family in his personal life, Henry Schellenberg (Feb. 20th. 2013).