Photos with Talyn Edelson
Talyn Edelson is a Southern-born stunt performer and actress who currently lives in Los Angeles (2014). This Southern Belle's passion for disturbing subject material spread like wildfire when she was cast as the lead in Bang, Bang, You're Dead (2004) at Stillwater High School. The role pushed her to delve deep into the mind of a young boy who, due to bullying, coped with his emotional struggle by taking a gun to school and killing his fellow classmates. Read more... and Agnes, a deranged nun, in Agnes of God before making her move to film acting. Her obsession with movement drove her to participate in countless sports. Talyn obtained a Second Degree Black Belt in ATA Tae Kwon Do and won countless trophies for her sparring, forms, and weapons work. As a young teenager, she was named World Champion in her age division in Sparring. Talyn was the first 5th grader to make it onto her JV Cheer Squad and was a cheerleader for several years before she was elected Cheerleading Captain, and named as a UCA (United Cheerleading Association) All-Star. Talyn also received an 8 year achievement award for her dancing skills in clogging, lyrical, jazz, and contemporary dance styles. Talyn was an officer and athlete on the Oklahoma State Sailing Team and the Oklahoma State Wakeboarding Team. In her spare time she participates in extreme sports such as parkour, rock climbing, snowboarding and wakeboarding. Talyn holds degrees in Theatre Performance and Graphic/Motion Design from Oklahoma State University (Graduate of December 2012). In addition to her entertainment career, Talyn also produces freelance graphic and motion design content for her very own TEA Design.