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ABOUT SATU

Satu Runa is a Canadian-American writer, director, actor (SAG-AFTRA, AEA), media personality, and singer-songwriter (former guitarist & vocalist, Modern Time Machines). She is a graduate of the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and UNCW (B.A. Communication Studies, focus in Broadcast Journalism). She has appeared on Rizzoli & Isles (Officer Shireen Razack), The Eric Andre Show (musical guest), Magnolia Pictures’ The Coalition (Mira), and in NYC, LA, and SF stage productions including Jesus Christ Superstar, Cabaret (Rosie), Two Gentlemen of Verona (Julia), and Marisol.

Satu has hosted and produced several entertainment news programs and documentary shorts (for Comcast, Fangoria, Metromix, & NYFW), and has written space science articles for PBS.

In 2014 she directed, produced, and starred in the 1/2 hour pilot Queen Gorya. Her original screenplays have placed at multiple festival competitions.

(Read her extended bio here)

NEWS

7/2/2019 - Read the Article: “Space Scientists of Color and the Afronauts” by Satu Runa, for Independent Lens (PBS)

3/1/2019 - SATU @ NASA SOCIAL: Satu covered the SpaceX Crew Dragon launch for NASA in Cape Canaveral!

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HESSIANS OF BURBANK (half-hour pilot script) is an Official Selection of the Florida Comedy Film Festival 2020

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