School of Theater, Film and Media Arts

Temple film students at work on set.
The TFMA Summer Blockbuster Series is a movie club with a twist
Type: News Story
The School of Theater, Film and Media Arts is hosting live conversations about movies with the Owls who worked on them.
July 10, 2020
Actor Jesse Williams on campus in 2019.
10 movies and TV shows made by Owls you can watch right now
Type: News Story
A Temple-themed streaming guide.
July 7, 2020
Temple alumnus Benjamin Norris is co-starring in the Netflix series "Never Have I Ever."
An Owl spreads his wings on Netflix
Type: News Story
Alumnus Benjamin Norris is co-starring in the new series "Never Have I Ever."
June 16, 2020
Suzette Charles with bassist Randy Jackson.
A Temple degree 39 years in the making
Type: News Story
Part of the Class of 2020, Suzette Charles is proud to be Temple Made.
May 26, 2020
A Boyer dance student performs on stage.
The OwlTogether Arts Festival Online brings Temple’s artistic community together
Type: News Story
The Center for Performing and Cinematic Arts will host an online showcase of student work.
April 24, 2020
Three MFA students act out a scene from 'Somewhere,' a new play commissioned by Temple Theaters.
Finding 'Somewhere': the making of a Temple Theaters play
Type: News Story
A look behind the scenes at the play, receiving its world premiere at Temple.
February 4, 2020
Audrey Ward standing in front of the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia
Sophomore becomes actor of 'Importance'
Type: News Story
Theater studies major Audrey Ward is performing at the famed Walnut Street Theatre.
February 4, 2020
Damon Erik Williams acting in a Temple production
Alumnus attributes acting career to School of Theater, Film and Media Arts
Type: News Story
Actor Damon Erik Williams discusses Temple, the entertainment industry and his latest guest-starring role on TNT’s "Animal Kingdom."
September 18, 2018
Kunal Nayyar with manager Jason Kim and agent Jonathan Howard
“Big Bang Theory” star’s gift funds scholarships, support for students
Type: News Story
Kunal Nayyar, TFM '06, and Neha Kapur recently made one of the largest gifts in the Department of Theater’s history.
April 25, 2018
Courtney Banks holding a sign that says "Next stop: Santa Fe Opera."
Next stop: Santa Fe Opera
Type: News Story
One graduating theater major reminds students to not forget to have fun.
May 1, 2017
Temple acting students rehearsing on stage before the opening of Reggie Hoops.
The anatomy of a play
Type: News Story
Temple students worked with a Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright to bring 'Reggie Hoops', an original play, to Randall Theater.
February 1, 2017
A female student in zombie makeup
Zombies take Temple
Type: News Story
Through a theater makeup class, students get hands-on experience in applying different kinds of makeup for different settings—including a zombie apocalypse.
October 27, 2016
Actors in costume on the set of Temple Theaters's production of Hairspray.
Hairspray: behind the scenes
Type: News Story
From costume and set design to choosing the perfect wig, take a look at how Temple Theaters brought the musical "Hairspray" to the stage of Tomlinson Theater.
October 12, 2016
An actor on stage during a dress rehearsal of The Odyssey.
The road to opening night
Type: News Story
Take a behind-the-scenes look at the road to opening night for Temple Theaters’ production of a timeless Greek classic.
April 6, 2016
A male teen from the documentary ‘The Bad Kids’ holding a chain link fence.
Alumni film to debut at Sundance
Type: News Story
Directed by Owls Keith Fulton, TFM ’95, and Lou Pepe, TFM ’97, ‘The Bad Kids’ offers insight into the effect of poverty on education in the U.S.
January 20, 2016