Passion K. Shanks

Passion K. Shanks

Non-Union
Actor and Playwright

New York City, New York

Member Since:
November 2012
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About Passion

22 years old born and raised in The Bronx, NYC. Passion is the 4th youngest out of 10 siblings. She attended The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, NYC in 2012 studying Acting, Modern Dance & Vocal Speech. Prior to The Academy, she had studied performing arts at Youth Theatre Interactions all throughout High School which advocated her to perform one of the most intense monologues from The movie "Precious" 2009 at her school's talent show which landed her 1st place winner. Passion has continued to pursuing her career but entering in The NAACP Act-So Competition

Unique traits: Sketch Artist, Dancer & Poet. Bilingual: English and Spanish Accents: American (New York and Southern), General American.

Credits

  • Pigs In A Bowl

    Pigs In A Bowl (2016 - 2017)
    Series by Emmitt Thrower Homeless Woman

  • HBO "Show Me A Hero"

    HBO "Show Me A Hero" (2015)
    Television by Paul Haggis Extra/Background

  • Little Miss Perfect

    Little Miss Perfect (2013)
    by Dir. Marlee Roberts/NYU Extra/Background Schoolgirl

  • Life is Short, Cherish Every Moment

    Life is Short, Cherish Every Moment (2013)
    Theater by Matthew Pimble Tracy/Latisha

  • Beverley Bonner's Talent Showcase

    Beverley Bonner's Talent Showcase (2012 - 2013)
    Theater by Beverly Bonner Actress/Contestant

  • Summer Brave

    Summer Brave (2012)
    Theater by AADA/Barbara Rubin Millie Owens

  • Teach Me How To Cry

    Teach Me How To Cry (2012)
    Theater by AADA/ Janis Powell Polly Fisher

  • Dancers

    Dancers (2012)
    Theater by AADA/ Janis Powell Lila (Waitress)

  • The Wake of Jamey Foster

    The Wake of Jamey Foster (2012)
    Theater by AADA/ Susan Pilar Pixrose Wilson

  • A Gift Of Sunshine

    A Gift Of Sunshine (2010 - 2011)
    Theater by Hope Hollingsworth Coaxum Young Nia

Awards

  • "Bronze Medal Winner" for Theater and Entrepreneurship NAACP Act-So Competition
    (2010)

  • NAACP Act-So Competition
    (2009)

Education

  • The American Academy of Dramatic Arts
    (2012-2012)

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