Amy Russ

As an actor and producer, I love to inspire joy, empathy, and transformation through the art of storytelling. To me, there’s nothing better than being part of a production that makes people think, broadens their perceptions, or just plain makes them laugh out loud after a bad day.

Okay, sometimes chocolate is a very close second. But I digress…

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The Very Latest

Film Premiere

Excited to share that a film I had a lead in early last year – now titled Ambrosia – will premiere at the Triborough Film Festival this Saturday! Written and produced by Janelle Tedesco and directed by Amy Northup, it’s the story of how one woman grapples with her own racism and homophobia when confronted by her sister (me) in the aftermath of their mother’s funeral. Click here for tickets – we’re in Block E on Jan. 27th at 6PM.