Jonathan Tiersten – Star of Sleepaway Camp and The Perfect House Interview with Groovey.TV at Breckenridge Brewery showcasing his work and the upcoming festivities at Mile High Horror Film Festival. Jonathan Tiersten performs a live acoustic cover of a U2 song after the interview. Video by Queen B.
About Jonathan Tiersten:
(From Wikipedia) Jonathan Tiersten (born August 11, 1965) is an American actor and singer, who is mostly known for his role as Ricky in the 1983 cult classicSleepaway Camp. He returned to the role in the 2008 sequel, Return to Sleepaway Camp. In between acting Jonathan took to music, fronting a number of bands, mostly based out of the Boulder Colorado area. Tiersten is currently the lead singer of his own band, Ten Tiers and he recently did the score to a short starring David Krumholtz (from TV’s Numb3rs). Tiersten is also starring in two upcoming features “The Perfect House” (Gratwick Films) in which Jonathan plays a serial killer named John Doesy and “Redemption” which co-stars George Loros (Buffalo Ray Curto from The Sopranos) and Meredith Ostrom ( Love Actually). Tiersten also composed the theme song for “The Perfect House” and will be contributing to the soundtrack of “Redemption”. Tiersten recently released his most critically acclaimed album to date, “We’ll See” (Edward Records). It recently finished third in Magnet Magazine’s most anticipated albums list. Shakefire.com called the album “Surprising” and “Simply Amazing” and rated the album “4 out of 4 stars an A.” In 2012 and 2013 Tiersten garnered three best actor awards and was nominated for a fourth for his portrayal of John Doesy in The Perfect House. Tiersten also recorded a version of the (Grammy Hall of Fame) Mickey and Sylvia song ‘Love is Strange’ for the remake of Ed Wood’s ‘Plan 9 From Outer Space’ called ‘Plan 9’, starring Brian Krause (Charmed).