I am an actress and singer, back in the business after a 20-year absence as an editor at The New York Times. I have appeared in numerous short and feature films, both comedies and dramatic. I am a member of SAG-AFTRA and Actors' Equity.
Name: Susan Kirby
Lives in: New York City, New York
Occupation: Actor, Editor and Singer
Unique traits: Nature videographer and photographer
Film (short) by Teresa Mular Md (Comedy) Actress An anxiety producing experience in the real world of boarding at airports has lead to the channeling of angst into this short fiction film.
Film (short) by Maral Satari (Comedy) Actress
Film (short) by Shu Zhu (Drama and Thriller) Actress Fever is a surrealist thriller about a young man's search for his identity as he struggles to deal with his relationships between his unloving parents, jealous wife, and gay lover. It is a feverish dream of the protagonist, an undesirable child.
Film by Gisela Pereira (Fantasy) Actress The Otherworld is an original story and mystical tale inspired by Celtic mythology and Irish legends. One of the most fascinating characters in Celtic mythology, the Warrior Lugh, crosses Woodland heading to Tara to join the court of King Nuada and the Tuatha De Danaan. Nuada and his kingdom are at this time oppressed by the Fomorian tribe, and trying to retaliate for their land and freedom. During Lugh's travel, he is bewitched by a faerie (Immrama) to a Beltane celebration, when the line between the human and fairy world are vulnerable and Lugh crosses unaware to The Otherworld - the fairy realm. Lugh and Immrama fall in love. However, they live in different times and worlds... Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Christian Lamorte (Comedy and Drama) Actress A hip, non-religious woman has an unusual experience at her first confession.
The Saggy Saddle
TV Movie by Esteban Pedraza (Comedy) Actress
Television by Terence Winter (Crime, Drama and History) Actress Set in the Prohibition era of the 1920s Boardwalk Empire is the story of Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, the treasurer of Atlantic County, Atlantic City, New Jersey. Due to his relationships with mobsters as well as political contacts, the Federal Government start to take an interest in him. His lavish lifestyle seems at odds with his position, and as well as his connections, there is prolific bootlegging in the area. Written by WellardRockard
La Boite Noir
Film (short) by Alix Elias (Comedy and Musical) Actress La Boite Noir is a French-ish restaurant and cabaret in NYC on the verge of collapse. A last chance to save themselves comes when a famous TV critic comes to review them. Everyone becomes increasingly frantic trying to please as things go from bad to worse, but no one's sure of the mysterious critic's true opinion until they see his show on TV. Written by Anonymous
In the Dark
Film (short) by Bettina Bilger (Comedy and Romance) Actress A modern comedy that takes us through the different stages of a new relationship, initial attraction, jealousy, miscommunication and obsessive behaviors. It touches on protecting the ego and navigating the deep passions one can have with one's neighbors, the attractive and the crazy. A love story. Written by Anonymous
Film by Mattson Tomlin (Drama and Thriller) Actress In order to survive his abusive household, 8-year-old Jimmy finds comfort and protection in the form of his imaginary friend, Solomon Grundy. Upon reaching adulthood, Jimmy finds complex problems arising in the fact that his invisible friend has not gone away. Written by Anonymous
Ni de jintian he wo de mingtian
Film by Ming Lang Chen (Comedy and Drama) Actress A Chinese food delivery boy is looking for his mother in New York City. And the picture he carries as his mother is actually a picture of Marlene Dietrich. It's a black comedy about living in between cultures and how an individual finding a masculine identity in such environment. Written by Anonymous
Reds & Blues
Film (short) by Karina Vidal (Drama) Actress Asbury Park 1997, Daphne shares her thoughts in this visual journal of her life with her girlfriend as they struggled to maintain their relationship alive despite Haylie's homophobic aunt Dolores who will do anything to keep them away from each other. Written by Revolver Multimedia
The Exploration of Cole as Led by the Prepubescent Sandy
Film (short) by Jim Mauro (Comedy and Fantasy) Actress A man see's an imaginary, fouled-mouth little girl who tells him he is going to die.
Film (short) by Christina Raia (Comedy and Mystery) Actress A dark comedy set in an absurd self-help group.
The Things I Want to Tell You
Film (short) by Amanda Madden (Drama) Actress A young woman feels the pull of her hometown, her family and her childhood as she tries to find herself in a new and unfamiliar place.
Film by Christopher Birk (Drama, Horror and Romance) Actress David goes to find his fiancée, Willa. She has left him at a train station with a group of stranded passengers. He finds her at a local honky-tonk of a club and in his attempt to bring her back he learns the horrifying truth about why they cannot stay at the station Written by Christopher Birk
Murt Ramirez Wants to Kick My Ass
Film by Dan Lee (Comedy) Actress When 12 year old Billy McConnell inadvertently gets the most psychotic bully in all of Brooklyn expelled; a ketchup-scrawled note soon appears on his locker stating "Three O'clock!". In white-knuckle panic, Billy and pals plot a gauntlet of hair-brained escapes from his after-school date with decimation. Still, before long, it becomes clear that resistance is tragically futile for Billy. Indeed, the death card looms for any teen who dares utter the seven most bloodcurdling words ever spoken, "Murt Ramirez wants to kick my ass." Written by Anon
Film (short) by Tsyen Shen (Drama) Actress A depressed but talented hair stylist screws up his job and loses his only friend while eviction looms. Life looks bleak, but his own imagination helps discover optimism.
Linda LeThorn & the Musicbox
Film (short) by Meg Skaff (Comedy) Actress Inside of a dysfunctional love triangle, Linda LeThorn is brought to her breaking point by a possessed music box she inherits from her Aunt Lucinda.
Dinner at Desmond's
Film (short) by Jordan Schursky (Drama) Actress Recently widowed Laura fulfills her late husbands last wish to host a dinner for his close friends only to realize everyone has their secrets, including her.
The Wild Thornberrys
Film (short) by Tyanna Lazauskas (Comedy) Actress
Film (short) by Mike Fallek (Comedy) Actress A door to door dirt salesman works the suburbs.
Film (short) by Claudia Kristiansen (Drama and Romance) Actress Devotion is a film about the struggle Sister Olivia goes through when having to choose between the Catholic Community or Love.
Film (short) by Russell Calkins (Drama) Actress An elderly man struggles to reconstruct his failing memory of his dead wife.
Film (short) by Craig A. Thompson (Comedy) Actress What would you do when you're desperate for love?
Film (short) by Jay Palmieri Jr. (Drama, Horror and Thriller) Actress On the eve of her 18th birthday, Alexa begins to fear that the nightmares she has suffered since childhood, may be prophetic.
Film (short) by Antonia Lema (Drama) Actress Frederic obsessively plays with a puzzle on the day of his mother's funeral. Cryptically, his family inquires about Frederic's well-being at the dinner table, as we slowly discover that Fred has in fact been secluded in that house for almost the entirety of his life. The puzzles he makes, are the closest thing to the outside world he has. Fred's story depicts the impossibility of breaking from our perceptibility in order to achieve what we truly desire. This film explores the belief that it is up to ourselves to create our present, our future, our reality. 'The only way you can exit the Waiting Room, is if you call yourself out.' Written by Anonymous
See No Evil
Film (short) by Chris Lee (Crime, Horror and Thriller) Actress Have you ever wanted to see the world through other people's eyes, or even, animal's eyes? But be careful what you wish for, cause curiosity kills the cat! A man discovers people don't usually see the truth on his way 'exploring' different worlds, so he decides to help them take off those blinds in front of their eyes, but of course, in a brutal way. And what would a young officer do when he confronts with a psychopath who has a penchant for eyes? He gets excited, and forgets there's a paper clip on the table. Written by Anonymous
Bye Bye, Love
Film (short) by Jose Val Bal (Drama) Actress
Television (Comedy and Sport) Actress
And See All the People
Video by Jon Russell Cring (Family) Actress And See All the People is the story of Pastor Jamison Bellamy, a man of the cloth wearing many hats. A father of two children and husband to a wife in a marriage facing midlife conflicts, he has also become the counselor to an abused wife while balancing the politics and mediation of a local church, complete with opinionated staff and traditional parishioners. The movie is a dramatic, but often comedic look at the odyssey taken by a man of faith-whose faith has seemed to take an odyssey of its own. A spirited film absent judgment and religiosity, And See All the People is a deeper look into a profession that proclaims the "deeper walk." Written by Tracy Nichole Cring
Film (short) by Christina Raia (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress A woman works late at her office and receives anonymous emails with odd photos attached that begin to creep her out as the night progresses.
Film (short) by Eric Ian Goldberg (Adventure, Comedy and Romance) Actress When Renee lands an internship with a high profile investment firm, she quickly learns that if she wants to play with the boys, she'll have to play rough.
American Academy of Dramatic Arts
University of Colorado at Boulder (Boulder, CO)