KACI M. FANNIN is a professional actress, director and independent producer hailing from the University of Texas @ Austin film school with a BS in Radio-Television-Film. After her education there, she spent the following 15+ years building successful performance and filmmaking careers while based in Los Angeles and New York, respectively. Kaci spent the last 5+ years building a strong stage and film directing resume as well.
Ms. Fannin has worked on several studio films and more than a dozen independents as both talent and crew. She has most recently served as Producer on the documentary DRAMA MAMAS! THE FILM and as Consulting Producer for the independent feature, DREAMS AT THE END OF A ROPE, which is currently in distribution.
Throughout her performance career, Kaci has had the good fortune to work with and be trained by industry leaders such as directors Duane Clark, Peter Werner and Paul Hunter; casting director Linda Phillips-Palo (Virgin Suicides, The Rainmaker); and Broadway veterans Susan Stroman (director/choreographer The Producers, Scottsboro Boys) and John Kander (of the legendary songwriting team Ebb & Kander of Cabaret and Chicago), to name only a few.
Prior to her work in entertainment, Ms. Fannin had a thriving Sales, Marketing and Public Relations career. Kaci worked with several Fortune 500 companies and in industries ranging from tax deferred annuities to upscale hospitality/4-star hotels. She also has extensive experience in the non-profit sector in arts/media management, grant writing and arts administration. Kaci consistently exceeded sales and fundraising quotas while working in the corporate arena and has successfully authored grants for various non-profits.
Ms. Fannin is Founding Producer at BanjiGirl Productions, a collective committed to discovering, developing and producing new and under-represented voices/visions in independent film, theatre and new media.
For additional performance and directing reviews/credits Google search Kaci M. Fannin
The Royal RoundTable
Television (Comedy) Director "The Royal Round Table" is a web-series that follows a group of self-ascribed community activists who venture to heal the social ills that currently plague our (American) society. They attempt to do this by raising the consciousness of their surrounding community through the teachings and "ways of being" of our ancestors. "Pro-Black" is the pilot episode of the series. Written by BanjiGirl Productions
Angel of Mercy
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Dreams at the End of the Rope
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God's Country, Off Route 9
Film (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Actress Bruce Brewster, a desperate and debt-ridden ex-graduate student, is gulled into returning home to family-values country to play the part of "loyal son" in his estranged father's political campaign. He leaves behind a budding relationship with the woman he has secretly loved for two years - Sadie, the mother of his ex-girlfriend. He becomes entangled with an ex-high school classmate from his hometown when he mistakenly concludes that Sadie will never leave her husband for him. Written by Steve Saylor
God's Forgotten House
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Film (Short and Drama) Actress The story of a lonely, self-absorbed woman who becomes pregnant, but has second thoughts about giving birth and decides to keep the child inside of her indefinitely.
On Common Ground
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The Substitute Wife
TV Movie (Drama, Romance and Western) Miscellaneous Crew In Nebraska, in pioneer days, a woman who knows she is going to die asks a prostitute to replace her with her husband and four children in order to make it possible for them to keep their family farm.
2017 LAURA AWARD - BEST ACTRESS - NEW AMERICAN VOICES (Landing Theatre Company - Houston, TX)
JILLINE RINGLE SOLO PERFORMANCE RESIDENCY - 1812 Productions (Philadelphia)
BARRYMORE AWARD- OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE - "SCOTTSBORO BOYS" - Philadelphia Theatre Company
LIBERACE ARTS GRANT (Completion Grant - Animation)
University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)