Born and raised in northern Minneapolis, Charles was always interested in the arts. As a child and student he played baseball and basketball through school and community programs but he was always working and playing creatively and excelling in music programs. His family strongly supported the arts starting with his Grandfather who made a living as a costumer and actor.
Charles has worked in multifaceted art mediums; fronting bands, musical theater, miming, acting for stage and screen, directing for stage. He’s taught a variety of classes from Auditioning, Voice-Over work to Shakespeare. Aside from his current acting work he continues to work as a puppeteer.
Charles has gone on to have marvelous adventures while working with movie projects. He has ridden horses and swung swords, traveled to London and Bucharest to play an infamous Nazi, and snooped mysteries around cities in Italy. Working with action projects lead him to study kickboxing and fitness to do fight choreography and stunts.
Charles makes his current home in Minneapolis and Los Angeles with his wife Megan and their son Henry.