Barry has appeared in over 30 films, most notably performing with Academy Award winning actress Tatum O'Neal, John Corbett, and Ted McGinley in God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness. On stage, Barry works with the Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre acting company, most recently appearing in the 2019 production of Guys and Dolls. Barry is a member of Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, and the Equity Membership Candidate Program.
Barry began acting at age 9, performing at The University of Arkansas of Fort Smith. When aged 15, he set acting aside and began following a "Long and Winding Road". Finally, in 1977, after many years of life and loss, he began the journey back home. In 2000, Barry was cast in his first film, Chasing the Dragon, starring Lisa Marie. In 2014, nearly 40 years after his last play, he returned to the stage as Duncan in The Savage Muse production of Macbeth. After that, the fire was rekindled.
His [mis]adventures during the first 30 years of his life, coupled with the personal growth and healing over the last 27 years, have provided him an remarkable platform on which to build unique and rich characters. He has reclaimed his passion and is looking forward to bringing new characters to life to an ever widening audience.