Kaytlin Borgen is a Los Angeles based actress for film, television and stage. Her passion for theater, traditional and experimental performing arts, developed through her theater program at her art high school, Studio Academy and Vertigo Theatre Factory in her hometown of Rochester, Minnesota.
Borgen went on to receive training at the Vancouver Film School, Acting for Film in Television program. She has continued her training with the Berg Studios (2008-2012), Wheelhouse Acting Workshop, Graham Shiels Studios and she currently trains at BGB Studios.
She earned the lead role of Gwen in the psychedelic indie thriller, House of Demons (Respect Films), directed by Patrick Meaney. The film was released February 2018 on DVD/VOD. She most recently booked a co-star role on season 4 of The Affair. Her accolades include co-producing and starring in successful theater productions in Los Angeles. The House of Yes written by Wendy MacLeod was performed at Stage 52 to a sold out audience; Borgen played the tragic but always glamorous Jackie-O. She also produced and starred in the world premiere of the absurd "whodunit" by James Mathers, Astral Dick. Hanna Hall directed the play at the Electric Lodge, and LA Weekly sang praise for Borgen’s role as the poetry waitress, Marlo Montecarlo. "Kaytlin Borgen’s luminous, wild eyed performance is exhilarating!" Some onscreen roles include: the network television series Hawaii Five-0 (CBS), indie features including Text and Woke, numerous short films and music videos such as Lifehouse’s "Broken."
Borgen continues to evolve by consistently studying and working to develop film and theater projects. She is co-writing a comedic web-series and is involved with the SAG-AFTRA Conservatory Program. She loves traveling, especially visiting family in Mexico City with her husband, art, hiking, dancing and dinner parties.
Name: Kaytlin Borgen
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Occupation: Actor, Host/presenter, Marketing/pr, Producer and Voice Actor
House of Demons
Film (Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Actress Four estranged friends reunite and spend the night in a remote country house that was once home to a Manson Family like cult. As the night goes on, the strange rituals in the house's past open connections between the past, the present and the subconscious, forcing all the characters to confront their deepest secrets and darkest demons, or be destroyed by them. It's a blend of The Shining style freaky horror with the emotional character focus of a film like Magnolia. The film stars a number of prominent geek culture personalities including Amber Benson (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Chloe Dykstra (Heroes of Cosplay), Tiffany Smith (DC All Access), etc.
Television (Drama) Actress At once deeply observed and intriguingly elusive, The Affair explores the emotional effects of an extramarital relationship. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher and budding novelist with a wife of twenty years and four children. Alison is a young waitress and wife from Montauk at the end of Long Island, trying to piece her life back together in the wake of a tragedy. The provocative drama unfolds separately from multiple perspectives, using the distinct memory biases of each character to tell the story. Created by Sarah Treem.
Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Actress A young girl is stung by a bee and struck by love.
Clear Blue Skies
Television (Horror) Actress CLEAR BLUE SKIES is a collection of stories that delve into the anatomy of terror - no zombies, no monsters, no aliens, no scary little girls - just pure terror that's been ingrained into the history and DNA of human beings.
Film (Short, Horror and Thriller) Actress EPISODE 1: A broken woman confronts the demons of her past throughout the course of one night which culminates in a horrific, unexpected ending.
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The Mad Seasons of Alexine
Film (short) by Zack Ketz (Crime, Drama and War) Actress Alexine is a modern day American revolutionary. This is her story told through news reel footage from various outlets.
Theater by Hanna Hall Marlo Montecarlo
Television by Roberto Orci (Action, Crime and Drama) Actress Steve McGarrett comes to Hawaii to avenge his father's death but when the governor offers his own task force, he accepts. He picks up team members on the way, Danny Williams, the head detective on his father's case, Chin Ho Kelly, a former HPD Detective who was fired for accused corruption and McGarrett's father's old patrol partner, Kono Kalakaua, a Cadet at the Police Academy who's 1 week from graduating, and Captain Lou Grover, a former Chicago PD Head of SWAT.
The House of Yes
Theater by Sarah Greyson Jackie-O Produced by Kaytlin Borgen & Hanna Hall
Film (short) by Brian McCulley (Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actress A sci-fi drama involving a seemingly-normal guy named Jason, his roommate Mike, and his co-worker Sarah, who teeters on the edge of being more than a friend. Sleepless nights and unexplainable happenings lead to Jason's increasing paranoia that he is not always alone at night. Where is he to turn when nobody believes him? This is a brief journey into a turning point in Jason's life, and from what he believes, everyone else's lives too. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Josh Tate (Drama and Family) Actress 'Sunday Morning' is the story of a man walking into a bar for the most important meeting of his life with the daughter he has never known.
Music by Lifehouse/Geffen Records/Frank Borin Actress Music video directed by Frank Borin & Kiefer Sutherland
Film by Behn Fannin (Drama) Actress When what should be a short road trip becomes a daylong excursion, a romance blossoms between a man with a strange medical condition and a girl sent to drive him to his childhood home. Mystery surrounds this diverting and conversational journey as Scott and Nora get to know each other through various detours and setbacks. Written by Anonymous
Film by Brian McCulley (Horror and Thriller) Actress Four friends search for the answers to a series of deadly text messages killing students at their high school.
Balloon and the Beast
Film (short) by Kyle Welton (Fantasy) Actress A florist with hairy hands falls in love with a balloon with thin skin.
Los Angeles City College
The Berg Studios
Vancouver Film School