"LEGENDS OF ILLEYDRIA" - TV
It was a blast to shoot on location in southern Minnesota for the upcoming fantasy mini-series Legends of Illeydria (pro. Winterstate Entertainment)! This was my very first television lead role and it was a completely magical experience to work opposite icons like Gerardo Mejia and Jonathan Rhys-Davies. I got to play a fierce elvish warrior battling between the forces of dark and light.
Keep your ears open for new original music I'm currently writing for the series as well!
"BLUNT" - FILM
After Kiss and Tale's landslide success with Netflix film "Deadly Illusions" (most watched movie on Netflix for 8+ weeks) director/writer Anna Elizabeth James created a brand new tantalizing thriller I was honored to be featured in: "Blunt." Starring Amy Smart, NeYo, Shanola Hampton, and my co-star, Billy Zane! Keep your eyes peeled for this amazing cast of characters coming to streaming soon.
"TEACHING WHILE BLACK" - TV
I had so much fun traveling to location in Atlantic City, NJ to shoot the pilot for an amazing new show, Teaching While Black directed by Aaron Moss (The Purge)!
"BACK FROM BLACK" - MUSICAL
This spring, I will have the amazing opportunity to bring the life & sound of the inimitable Amy Winehouse to the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury, CT, 5/5-5/22.
This world premiere production by Drama Desk nominees, Steven Alper & Sarah Knapp will feature a 7 piece band and the full untold story of the legend herself!
"HIS STORY" - WORKSHOP
I will begin rehearsals for the brand new musical, His Story, "a theatrical production following the life of Jesus Christ with a sound many compare with the Hip-Hop of "Hamilton", emotional melodies of "Dear Evan Hansen", and orchestral beauty of Disney's "Alan Menken," this March!
Creative team: direction by Jeff Calhoun, choreo by Eamon Foley, musical direction by Rick Hip-Flores, and production by Bruce Lazarus.
"I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY" - FILM
I was so excited to be on set for the new Whitney Houston biopic, I Wanna Dance With Somebody, as a featured part of the "It's Not Right But It's Okay" music video remake! To recreate this iconic video, director Kasi Lemmons & legendary choreographer Polly Bennett led Naomi Ackie (Whitney), a chorus of "Defiant Women" & me through the process of matching the original movements and action of the video. IWDWS is produced by Compelling Pictures, distributed by SONY Pictures Entertainment, & will be released 12/23/2022!
"WELCOME TO FAIRY RINGS" - FILM
A Fairy Tale After All was picked up by distributors Premiere Entertainment Group earlier this year and has since premiered at Cannes, is currently showing at Toronto International Film Festival, and will be in theatres worldwide this winter with Welcome to Fairy Rings!
LAW & ORDER: SVU
I'm so excited to tune into NBC this Thursday (9/30/21) for my upcoming episode on SVU, "I Thought You Were on My Side." I'll be featured as bartender, Crystal Brewer!
"SMILE" - FILM
This black comedy short slated for release in 2022 explores the struggles of one young women navigating the U.S health insurance industry on the day of her wedding. I'm so excited to have just completed shooting as the lead, Isa, and can't wait to see the finished product in festivals next year!
"TOTALLY JUSTIFIED" - FILM
Produced by Rabbit Runs Films, this satirical indie horror film is an exciting new take on the slasher genre, slated for release in 2020! I'll be playing the lead, Natalie, a role that's just to die for...
"TWIN" - FILM
This October I'll start filming for "Twin" a new short horror film with MJP POV (https://www.instagram.com/mjp_pov/)! Shooting will take place in one of my favorite places ever: York, ME. Stay tuned for the film's release date!
"BRIGANTINE" - FILM
This fall I'll begin shooting on "Brigantine," a new short film! We'll be filming in and around beautiful Brigantine Beach, New Jersey. Stay tuned for the film's release date!
I'll be heading back to Hamburg this August to begin rehearsals for a new contract with AIDA Cruise Lines - this time on board AIDAperla. We'll be singing and traveling around the Caribbean Sea until March 2020. Bon Voyage!
Tomorrow I will be flying to Hamburg, Germany to begin rehearsing for my 6 mo. contract onboard the AIDAmar! We will be performing songs by music icons ABBA, Queen, and many others while exploring magical northern Europe. I can't wait to get started!
I'll be spending this summer in beautiful upstate NY at the Theatre Barn! This season I'll be playing Prudie Cupp in Pump Boys and Dinettes, Ilona in She Loves Me, and Olive Ostrovsky in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.
This month I finished up my undergraduate degree at Marymount Manhattan College and received a BFA in Musical Theatre!
Onwards to adulting...