Russell is an actor who wanted to avoid waiting tables. He found his aptitude for math and love of puzzles made bookkeeping a natural solution. He has over 8 years of bookkeeping experience, having worked with varying types of business, such as artists, designers, lawyers, architects and marketing firms. In the sixth grade he was the Treasurer for the class “bank.”
As an actor he has appeared in theatre across the country and a handful of television shows, including Castle, Cold Case, ER, The West Wing, JAG, Boomtown, Numb3rs, Charmed and Las Vegas. He also had a supporting role in “Charlie Wilson’s War” opposite Tom Hanks and Phillip Seymour Hoffman and is featured in the Clint Eastwood’s film “The Changeling.”
Russell has two children, Ryan Gwynn and Phoebe Skye, who mean the world to him.