How to Rock, Crisis
Max Schneider is a singer-songwriter, dancer, actor, model, and musician. He began his professional career in the musical, 13, on Broadway. After it closed, Max guest starred in LAW & ORDER SVU. He has also appeared on television shows such as ONE LIFE TO LIFE and THE VIEW.
In January 2010, he was chosen out of 6,000 applicants to attend the YoungArts Program in Miami. He was one of twenty theater finalists and specialized in musical theater at the program where he studied with incredibly talented performers such as Liv Ullman, Malcolm Gets, and Kevin Carroll.
In May 2010, Max walked into a casting for the Fall/Winter 2010 ad campaign for Dolce & Gabbana featuring Madonna. A week later he was posing arm in arm with Madonna for world-renowned photographer, Steven Klein. The ad campaign was released the following August in 44 countries. Later that year, after attending NYU Tisch for Musical theater, Max booked his first role in a feature film, THE LAST KEEPERS starring Olympia Dukakis, Virginia Madsen, and Aidan Quinn.
In 2011, Max co-starred in a new series for Nickelodeon called HOW TO ROCK playing the role of Zander Robbins. He also co-starred with Keke Palmer and Drake Bell in a new TV musical movie for Nickelodeon entitled RAGS which premiered on May 28, 2012.
Max is an avid singer and songwriter. His song "Last One Standing" which he co-wrote with Matt Wong and Claire Demorest was featured in two episodes of HOW TO ROCK and his song "Show You How To Do", co-written with Ben Charles, was featured on the show SHAKE IT UP.
During the Summer of 2012, Max was invited to open for Victoria Justice's "Making It In America" National Tour. In addition to putting together a new band and opening for her in over 16 major cities to sold out crowds, Max also accompanied Victoria on their "Bruno Mars Medley" (directed by Kurt Schneider) and sang a solo. The Tour received rave reviews and Max and his band extended the tour by headlining in Webster Hall/NYC (sold out) and House of Blues/Chicago. During the Tour Max debuted 2 of his original songs "Everyday: (co-written by Jon Feldmann) and "Quicksand" (co-written by Matt Wong).
Max's "Nothing Without Love" music video and song premiered on May 21, 2013 on RyanSeacrest.com.
Currently on television, Max plays Ian Martinez in NBC's conspiracy thriller, Crisis, starring Gillian Anderson, Dermot Mulroney, Rachael Taylor, Lance Gross, and REVENGE alum Max Martini.
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