BJ "Honkey" LANGE : Actor, Model, DJ, Comedian, Improv, Host/Emcee, Promo Talent
BJ Lange’s love for entertaining has earned him great acclaim from audiences world-wide. BJ began his professional career as a “stunt-boy” on the nationally syndicated Steve & DC Radio Network. The sensational street stunts (pranks) he performed for the morning show not only got him arrested, but even caught the attention of The Dr. Phil Show; BJ appeared as a guest in 2003.
After college theatre and years in radio industry, BJ crossed into his true love – acting - in mainstream film and television with an emphasis on live performance and hosting. In 2004, BJ collaborated with JohnsonDiversey at the McDonald’s Worldwide Convention to act as a spokesmodel performing in edutainment videos. Months later, the US Army selected BJ to perform in its international convention event in Heidelberg, Germany. And, throughout the years, audiences went wild for BJ’s outrageous personality when he hosted multiple MTV cross-country event tours!
Multiple marketing agencies acknowledged BJ’s phenomenal character acting skills when their execs chose him to perform as the outgoing, fun-loving, privateer, Captain Morgan. Additionally, BJ’s talents are often utilized for emceeing of national events such as Spring Break, mtvU’s Campus Invasion and Gamer’s Ball as well as the Simon dTOUR Live Presented by ABC Family. BJ’s experience is full spectrum including film, tv, commercials, voice-overs, dinner theatre, and improv comedy where he currently is performing and studying with Bill Chott (SNL, The Ringer, Disney) at The Improv Trick in St. Louis.
BJ believes acting can be a powerful agent for change and inspiration, and often instructs youth improv and drama workshops. He has trained over 500 performers worldwide. He has worked with renowned performers, acting coaches, and industry experts. He continues to seek opportunities to study and perform with some of the best in the industry.
I have been in the industry since 1999.