ABOUT THE AUTHOR
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
JOHN-PHILIP S DA ROCHA
He was born in 1974 and grew up in Munich, but he also spent a lot of time in Brazil. He decided to become an actor when he was very young and never changed his mind. He spent four years in Los Angeles studying Stella Adler Academy and Method Acting with Catlin Adams at Paramount Studios. He appeared in plays, movies, and television shows. He loves to surf and he can’t live without surfing. For him, the wild ocean represents freedom.
Then, all of a sudden, his entire life changed when he discovered that he is not the person he thought he was. He likes to be introduced as John-Philip S. da Rocha.
GET TO KNOW JOHN-PHILIP MORE…
Actor John-Philip is a lover of the arts in addition to acting. He is a painter who produced numerous large-scale acrylic paintings for his own use. He had three exhibits, two of which were in Munich and one in Switzerland.
He also loves to write. This novel, “A Shocking Call,” is the result of several years of his storywriting. He is now prepared to share it with everyone.
Stella Adler Theatre
John-Philip studied acting for four years in Los Angeles, first at the Stella Adler Academy of Acting and then at Paramount Studios with Catlin Adams at Method Acting. He has appeared in plays, films, and television shows.
John-Philip enjoys the waves and loves to surf. It is part of his life. For him, surfing nourishes his soul. The power of the ocean rushing towards the shore when he is standing on a board brings out the greatest feelings in him. The happiness you experience at the end of a lengthy ride, as well as the lessons you learnt after you fell, were hurt, or nearly drowned in a hold down. It encourages a love of the natural world and all life.