C.V. Directing & Performance

Breakdown Express Resume: http://resumes.actorsaccess.com/satu

DIRECTING

  • Queen Gorya (1/2 hour TV pilot)
  • Diode (experimental micro-series)
  • Faces of Durer (short, drama)
  • Public Persona (short, drama)
  • #NerdNoise (sci-fi entertainment news / short form)

PERFORMANCE

FEATURE FILM

The Coalition (lead) Magnolia Pictures/Showtime Women
Fair Game (supporting) Doug Liman/Summit Ent.
Killer Punjabi (core dancer) Golden Coin
Zombie Night (supporting) SyFy
In the Woods (lead) Troma
Communication Breakdown (lead) Lost Colony Ent.

FEATURE FILM: VOICE-OVER

Urusei Yatsura 3: Remember My Love (lead) AnimEigo
Urusei Yatsura 5: The Final Chapter (lead) AnimEigo
Urusei Yatsura 6: Always My Darling (lead) AnimEigo

SHORT FILM

Tenspotting (supporting) Patrick Meaney/Respect Films
Eagle Falls (supporting) Carrie Madariaga/Draws the Line Films
94 (lead) Adrian Barrios/LuckyPants Films
Slumberland (lead) eff Bliss/SleepyFilms
Curing Eve (lead) Rose Sanchez/Marival

TELEVISION

Rizzoli & Isles (recurring/Shireen) TNT
The Eric Andre Show (guest musical act) Cartoon Network/Adult Swim
Flight of the Conchords (singer), HBO
Royal Pains (guitar player), USA
Dawson’s Creek (co-star/singer) dir. Frank Perl/WB
Queen Gorya (lead actor/executive producer & director)

THEATER

Cabaret (Rosie), TheTribe Productions, Bindlestiff Theatre,
San Francisco
 
Two Gentlemen of Verona (Julia), Oxford Shakespeare Company, New York, NY
Broadway Cares Shakespeare Benefit (Off-Broadway),
The Connelly (New York)
Trojan Women (Helen of Troy/Athena), Director:
Rebecca Patterson, NYC

Jesus Christ Superstar (Chorus), City Stage Level 5, Wilmington, NC
The Women (Peggy),  Director: Antonio Merenda, NYC
Beowulf (Ensemble), Director: Virginia Ness, NYC
Winter’s Tale (Ensemble Characters), Director: Tom Oppenheim, NYC
Marisol (Ensemble), Harold Clurman Lab Theater. 
Director: Don Williams, Los Angeles, CA

When Sex Isn’t Enough (Supporting), Triad Theater,
New York, NY

Midsummer Night's Dream, (Titania),
One East 28th Street Theater, New York, NY
Hello, From Bertha (Lead/Goldie)
Tennessee Williams One-Acts, New York, NY

TV HOST

Life on the Second Screen: Co-Host
#NerdNoise, (sci-fi news) : Host, Creator
New York Fashion Week: Correspondent
Fangoria TV: Interview with Dillinger Escape Plan : Lead Host, Producer
E-Asylum : Lead Host, Producer
Metromix.com: Poultrygeist premiere Correspondent
DrinksOnMeTonight.com Homepage Host

MUSIC VIDEO

"5 Seconds" & "Patient," Twin Shadow
"Destroying Cenodoxus," The Warriors
"What You Deserve," Ill Niño

COMMERCIALS  

Dr. Pepper 1/1
Maybelline Lash Expert

MODELING

Lollipop Magazine (Cover model
Revolver Magazine (Cover model)
Narham New York Fashion Week (runway)
Kidear Youmans New York Fashion Week (runway)
Gothic Calendar (Miss September + Miss February)
Hottest Canadian of the Month
Geek Honey of the Month - BlogZarro.com
Promotional Model: Camel, Gatorade

MUSIC

Modern Time Machines, "Dumb Droll Lives" on iTunes (Back-up vocals)
Halo Around the Moon Ambient Electronica solo side project
Straight Razor Seduction, "Over You" track performed on Dawson's Creek (Lead Vocalist, Songwriter)
Diode (micro-series, score)
Public Persona (short film, score)


TRAINING

DRAMA

  • STELLA ADLER STUDIO OF ACTING, NEW YORK - 2.5 Year Conservatory Graduate

    • SHAKESPEARE (NYC): Mark Rylance, Tim Carroll (RSC)

    • VOICE & DICTION (NYC): Andrew Wade, Angela Vitale

    • STRASBERG TECHNIQUE (NYC): Sam Schacht

    • CHARACTER STUDY: Anthony Zerbe 

    • CHEKHOV & AMERICAN CLASSICS: Jimmy Tripp, Bernarde Cummings

  • IMPROV (Upright Citizens Brigade, Los Angeles) -  Will McLaughlin, Johnny Meeks, Allan Mcleod.

  • IMPROV (The Groundlings School) - Sean Hogan

  • SCENE STUDY (Art of Acting Studio, Los Angeles)  -  Don Williams

  • ACTING FOR THE CAMERA (UNCW)  -   Peter Jurasik

  • AUDITION TECHNIQUE (NY) - Paul Schnee

DANCE

  • BALLET: Align Ballet Method, Los Angeles

  • BALLET / JAZZ / BELLYDANCE:  Broadway Dance Center, New York

  • BHANGRA/BOLLYWOOD: Bollywood Axion, New York

VOICE

  • CARI COLE VOICE STUDIO: Rock/Pop singing

HIGHER EDUCATION

  • DEAN'S LIST: University of North Carolina at Wilmington  

    • B.A. in Communication Studies, focus in Broadcast Journalism. Minor in French. 

  • FILM FINANCING: (UCLA)   -  Louise Levinson

  • WRITING THE FEATURE FILM: (UCLA) - Lawrence Rosenthal

  • STUDIO LIGHTING: (Arts Center College of Design), Pasadena - Rick Ueda

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

MUSIC: Guitar (electric & acoustic),  Keyboard/Piano.  Songwriting.  Rock/Pop/Jazz vocals (lyric contralto).  
SPORTS: Softball, Volleyball, Archery, Rollerblading, Ice Skating.  
Music/Pop Culture Journalist.  Basic French.  
Adobe Premiere, Photoshop CS6, Illustrator, LightRoom, graphic design, portrait & still life photography.