Jill Evyn (Jill Evyn Deutsch)
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BiographyBrownsville, Texas, USA
Jill Evyn is an actress and film maker whose life in the arts began in childhood. Encouraged by her parents, she grew up exploring all facets of the arts; drawing, painting, dancing, and performing. She graduated high school from Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, where studied visual arts, and dabbled in acting classes. Following graduation, she attended the University of California, Santa Cruz where she fell in love with all aspects of theatre. At UCSC, Jill combined her theatre education with intellectual and social studies, always working to find her voice as an artist. Read more... Italy where she studied commedia dell'arte, Italian, modern dance, and philosophy. These experiences encouraged her to bridge the gap between actor and creator, inspiring her to direct bold plays such as Sarah Kane's Phadreas Love, and play brave parts in modern productions such as The Bald Soprano, and No Exit. Jill began her film career in her native Los Angeles with roles in short films, which lead to feature film roles Jasmine Day in 'The Talent,' Lucky in 'The Pretty Boys,' and Trish in 'Axe Giant.' In 2014 Jill was completed production on ' Anatomy of a Love Seen,' which earned her her fist producing credit. Since then, Jill has begun working more collaboratively on her films in the interest of being both performer and story teller. Her upcoming projects include 'Beginnings,' directed by Ryan Daddi, 'Ava's Impossible Things' directed by Marina Rice Bader, and 'The Long Home' directed by James Franco.