Actress/Model | ADR Agency (adragency.com) | Tough Cookie, Class n' Sass with Curls, Adventureholic, Coffee & Yoga lover ;) |
Originally from Belarus, Eastern Europe, Olga holds a B.A. in Political Science from University of California, Berkeley, where she also studied improv and theater for social change. When she was nine, she lived with a host family in Ireland and this is where she was introduced to theater at a local school. Before moving to the States, Olga was part of a college comedy club and a comedy show host for two years in Minsk. In 2011, she enrolled at the renowned Scott Rogers Studios in Honolulu, Hawai'i, to study acting and Meisner technique. Since then, she's worked on national and international commercials, including Disney, FUJI, and Ford, and played a leading role in "Angel By Thursday", an independent drama filmed in Hawai'i. Recently, she co-produced and acted in "Chekhov's The Proposal", a short film which is an adaptation of Anton Chekhov's one-act play, and is currently in post-production. Olga is currently based in Honolulu, and available to be a local hire in both New York and LA.
You can now catch Olga in a supporting role opposite Zac Efron and Adam DeVine in "Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates", a hilarious comedy Now Playing in theaters.
Name: Olga Kalashnikova
Lives in: Honolulu, Hawaii
Occupation: Actor and Producer
Unique traits: Model (Commercial Print/Fashion Print), Yoga (Power/Vinyasa/Bikram/Hatha), Fluent in Russian, Eastern European Accents
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
Film by Jake Szymanski (Comedy) Actress Two brothers place an online ad to find dates for a wedding and the ad goes viral.
Film by Glenn Plummer (Thriller) Actress
Angel by Thursday
Film by Jeff Wallace (Drama) Actress, Producer Two families struggle with scars of a childhood tragedy discover destiny when they are connected by a series of uncanny events.
Film by Colin Trevorrow (Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actress 22 years after the original Jurassic Park failed, the new park (also known as Jurassic World) is open for business. After years of studying genetics the scientists on the park genetically engineer a new breed of dinosaur. When everything goes horribly wrong, will our heroes make it off the island?
Showdown in Paradise
Film (short) by Jamon Holmes (Action) Actress After a failed drug bust, where ex rookie partner Tyler Stevens was gunned down. James Tenpenny hires a new partner in rookie street cop Alan Hawks. Tenpenny and crew there after are demoted ranks. After pleading with chief for one more chance. Chief Rob Smitty grants Tenpenny and crew another chance at redemption, by taking down the Hoodlums and the Kingpins Drop in the late night hours. Now it's up to Tenpenny and company to take down both gangs and regain their ranks. Written by Jamon Holmes
Film by Tim Burton (Biography, Crime, Drama and Romance) Actress In San Francisco in the 1950s, Margaret was a woman trying to make it on her own after leaving her husband with only her daughter and her paintings. She meets gregarious ladies' man and fellow painter Walter Keane in a park while she was struggling to make an impact with her drawings of children with big eyes. The two quickly become a pair with outgoing Walter selling their paintings and quiet Margaret holed up at home painting even more children with big eyes. But Walter's actually selling her paintings as his own. A clash of financial success and critical failure soon sends Margaret reeling in her life of lies. With Walter still living the high life, Margaret's going to have to try making it on her own again and re-claiming her name and her paintings. Written by Anne Campbell
The Fishing Club
Film (short) by David Rosen (Adventure and Drama) Actress One of Hawai'i's last pristine shorelines is about to be turned into a large resort. A group of close friends, who call themselves "The Fishing Club," have always considered this to be "their beach" and hatch a plan to stop the development. A serious story with a sense of humor, The Fishing Club is based on a "what if" idea. What if a small group of people with a connection to the land could stop the construction - how would they do it? Each member of The Fishing Club connects with the land in different ways, some spiritual, some ancestral. When they bring these forces into play, events start to spin out of control. As people start to lose their jobs, the members of the club, and even the developers have to question their own plans and motives. How do you do the right thing? Written by Hawai'i Island author Catherine Tarleton in the 1990s, The Fishing Club is based on the development that happened around the Kohala coast at that time, though its themes, and the questions it brings up,...
Film (short) by Jason K. Lau (Horror) Actress It's Halloween. Johnnie (Scott Francis Russell) sits alone having his lunch outside his office building. The celebration outside becomes ostentatious, as Zorro the skateboarder steals a kiss from scantily clad Cat Woman. Disgusting. Johnnie opens his Tupperware and reveals that he doesn't have a peanut butter sandwich, but a bomb instead. He carefully starts the timing mechanism and places it in a nearby trash bin. Suddenly, Zorro slams into him with his skateboard. Johnnie's glasses go flying. They land at the feet of Betty (Ashley Weismantel), the prettiest woman he has ever seen. She kindly gives Johnnie back his glasses. Unfortunately, she sits on the bench right near the bomb. Johnnie tries desperately to talk to her, and lure her away from the bomb. Just when he thinks he may succeed, Johnnie meets his destined fate. The original film received an award for 2013's Honolulu Star-Advertiser Halloween Film Contest. Written by staff
Contain the Cry
Film (short) by Z Zoccolante (Drama) Actress, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director When two high school girls Cassandra and Tiffa are paired up for a class assignment they stumble upon each other's darkest secrets and form a friendship that gives them the courage to seek help for their issues.
University of California-Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
Minsk State Linguistic University