A graduate of San Jose State University's Theatre Arts program, Rosie founded THE ACTOR'S CONFERENCE, is a community building event, held annually in Northern California, dedicated to actors of all levels to build craft, business skills and mentorship to support professional sustainability. In 2014, Rosie co-created, executive produced and starred in Hush The Series, a web series based on true events. She has also appeared in NBC's prime time show, Trauma, award winning short film Oksana, directed by Ray Arthur Wang and Straight Jacket, directed by Christine Liang. She works steadily as an actor in both the Bay Area and LA markets appearing in on-going internet commercials. Rosie continues to hone her craft studying with high profile Hollywood acting coaches Warner Loughlin and Kate McGregor Stewart. She also co-founded New Works West Theatre Company with several other actors including Kirk Baltz.. Rosie resides just outside San Francisco with her husband and their three children.
Name: Rosie Ferdin Cruz
Lives in: San Francisco, California
Company: Cruz Multi Media Productions LLC
Occupation: Producer, Actor, Filmmaker, Producer of Marketing & Distribution, Script Consultant and Casting Director
Unique traits: Native American
Olivia Cantwell and the Handmade Handmaiden
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Wives with Knives
Television (Crime and Drama) Actress Criminal Behavior Analyst, Casey Jordan, interviews women who have been accused and/or charged with stabbing their spouses or boyfriends. The viewer sees an interview with the accused women and a reenactment of the alleged history of the relationship. Written by Miranda Ledbetter
Film (Short) Actress Friends trying to get pregnant decide to blow off some steam and discover secrets about each other that reveal they have even more in common.
Film (Short, Drama, Family and History) Actress On the first days of adoption, an unloved orphan girl seeks escape from her troubled past but must learn to accept the foreign notion of unconditional love from an unconventional couple, who themselves must accept their own tragic circumstances. Written by Anonymous
Hush the Series
Television (Drama) Actress The people and events leading up to a court case to determine the ethical and legal use of a non-FDA tested cancer cure on human patients; that cure involves marijuana.
Film (Short and Drama) Actress Straight Jacket is a drama about a teenage girl's coming of age. Tomboy Angie moves to a new town. Her new high school has much less funding and academic opportunity than her previous school. The students are more concerned about survival than education. Nerdy and shy Angie struggles to adapt to her rough new environment where she encounters bullying. However, all is not so dismal as she meets a street-smart girl at school with whom there is a mutual attraction. Her journey to resolution is aided by others support and her own inner resilience. Written by Anonymous
Film (Drama) Actress Political differences and personal issues divide a small California coastal community. As the town unravels, several larger-than-life characters step up to intercede.
Television (Drama) Actress Follows a small group of flight paramedics on the job and in their lives outside of work.