An award nominated actor and director Amanda Liz has been active in both professional and semi-professional theatre. She is currently the Artistic Director for Artists' Collective Theatre which under her leadership has become one of Calgary’s theater company’s to look out for supporting emerging artists into the professional world. Lately, she completed writing, directing, and producing a TV pilot and short film which will be released in 2016/ 2017. Recent credits both on and off the stage include: Richard III and Macbeth (The Shakespeare Company), Rumors, Sorcerer and The Diary of Anne Frank (Morpheus Theatre), Peter Pan and The Last 5 Years (StoryBook Theatre), The Goat, Lonely Soldier, Fat Pig, Vibrator Play, and Arden of Faversham, Spring Awakening the Musical (ACT Theatre), Love potion #9 and Ella (Cowtown Opera). Amanda Liz is a graduate from the Mount Royal Theatre Arts program, Grade 10, High Honors in Speech Arts (Royal Conservatory), and a certified Stage, Film fight combat performer.
Name: Amanda CUtting
Lives in: Calgary, Canada
Company: Collective Artists Production/ ACT Theatre /Hope Management
Occupation: Casting Director, Director, Actor and Voice Actor
Film (Drama) Actress Cormac Dandridge returns from the big city to his small town home to settle his late father's estate. He is shocked to learn the sleepy village is in an uproar. The town wants an interstate on the outskirts but the inhabitants of the First Nations Reserve will not give up their sacred land. Cor rekindles an old flame and discovers an exciting new one as well. A romantic triangle has no place when your life depends on solving multiple homicides and exposing the corruption that started it all. Cormac soon learns that there is more than meets the eye when he and his two loves go head to head with a legion of evil doers no one believes even exist.
Film (Drama) Casting department A psychiatric hospital is turned upside down when a mysterious drifter is admitted and assigned to Room 316. Known only as John Doe, the other patients believe that he bears an uncanny resemblance to Jesus Christ. When he starts performing 'miracles', the inmates begin to follow him as his disciples. This causes tension with the hospital administrators who are loathe to admit the patients are actually improving under John's guidance. They set out to expose him, leading to one final miracle that will change all their lives forever. Written by Hot Shots Films
The Zombie Apocalypse in Apartment 14F
Film (Comedy) Casting department When three stoners launch a camera drone off their balcony in the hopes of spying on their sexy neighbor they overshoot the target and see what appears to be a zombie attack in the apartment two floors below theirs. Mistaking this for the beginning of the zombie apocalypse they barricade themselves in the apartment where everything that happens only reinforces their belief that zombies are taking over the building. Written by Shaun Donnelly
Herschell Gordon Lewis' BloodMania
Film (Comedy and Horror) Casting director A horror anthology comprised of four distinct segments that feature a raucous combination of satirical humor, horror, gore, and enough surprises to satisfy film enthusiasts and horror fans alike.
Film (Short and Drama) Writer Some of the unwanted children of society are sent to an animal rehabilitation farm to learn how to connect with each other (Society at large) and ultimately themselves.
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Film (Thriller) Actress When a Chinese exchange student falls victim to a clique of popular girls she befriends a mysterious girl who helps her get revenge.
Film (Short, Comedy and Thriller) Casting director When Ellie and Scarlett find out their prankster classmate Quentin believes in zombies, they plan to get even with a prank of their own.
Television (Drama) Actress Poker Girls Winners and Losers can Still be Friends ... Right?Undercover cop, Summer, uses Poker to get close to unsuspecting criminals. Friendships happen and relationships become intertwined on the journey to Healing and Redemption. What happens when Kathryns boyfriend is behind bars due to Summers current case? Can Summers need for a judge on her side be satisfied by the alcoholic Teresa? Summers best friend, Vicki, returns to an abusive relationship. Pain killers are leaned on, characters face their dark sides.A Character Driven Series, positioned between Desperate Housewives and Criminal Minds.
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