An award-winning actor, Adam made his first television commercial at age 5 and has been a member of both SAG and AFTRA (pre-merger) since 1970. He is a graduate of NYU/Tisch School of the Arts where he studied with Stella Adler, David Mamet and William H. Macy. A native Chicagoan with roots in the theatre, Adam moved to Los Angeles and quickly established a career on screen; he was also a founding member of Hollywood’s acclaimed Sacred Fools Theater Company where he frequently performed. Following the sudden death of his father (renowned artist Richard Bitterman) in 2012, Adam moved back to Chicago and continued to perform. In addition to his stage and commercial work, Adam has had roles in studio features and indie films, and has been heard in video games and animated series; he has been seen in several network and cable TV shows in a variety of co-star, guest star and recurring roles. Check out his IMDb page or his website ( for a detailed resumé.