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Acting Resumé





S.A.G.
A.F.T.R.A.
EQUITY
ANNA RISLEY

INDEPENDENT

FEATURE FILM (Speaking Roles)

Annie HallSusan
(Dir. by Woody Allen)
(N.Y.C.)
ManhattanMrs. Finch
(Dir. by Woody Allen)
(N.Y.C.)
Stardust MemoriesNurse
(Dir. by Woody Allen)
(N.Y.C.)
Rich and FamousMerideth
(Dir. by George Cukor)
(N.Y.C.)
Oliver's StoryJane
(with Ryan O'Neal)
(N.Y.C.)
Come Back to the Five and DimeMartha
(Dir. by Robert Altman)
(N.Y.C.)
SimonSally
(Dir. by Marshall Brickman)
(N.Y.C.)
Honky Tonk FreewayPatricia
(Dir. by John Schlesinger)
(L.A.)
Desert BloomMrs. Moratori
(with John Voight)
(AZ.)

TELEVISION

Saturday Night Live (one year)Cast Member1980-81 Season, NBC (N.Y.C.)
Off Campus (sitcom pilot)Bonnie (starring role)CBS (N.Y.C)
Night After Night (sitcom pilot)Anne (starring role)MTM/CBS (L.A.)
The Doctors (soap)
5wk guest star
HermioneNBC (N.Y.C.)
The Young Riders (3 episodes)Clerk/Wife
(with Josh Brolin)
ABC series (Tuc. AZ.)

MOVIES FOR TELEVISION

Telling SecretsSally DeVries
(with Cybil Shepherd)
ABC miniseries (Scottsdale AZ.)
Four Eyes and Six-GunsMadame of Whore House
(with Patricia Clarkson)
TNT film
(Tuc. AZ.)
El DiabloJudithHBO film
(Tuc. AZ.)
SunstrokeSecretaryTNT film
(Phoenix AZ.)

THEATRE

Come Back to the Five and DimeMartha
      also
S/B Karen Black
       Sandy Dennis
Broadway (N.Y.C.)
A Little Family Businessrole of Connie
(Angela Lansbury’s daughter)
Ahmanson Theatre (L.A.) and Broadway (N.Y.C.)
A History of the American FilmS/B all 4 female leadsArena Stage
(Wash. D.C.)
Uncommon WomenRitaHuntington Theatre
(Boston Mass.)
Spoon River Anthology16 rolesSan Francisco Tour (C.A.)
The Importance of Being EarnestCecily
Private LivesAmanda
The Owl and the PussycatDoris
Lovers (Winners)Maggie
Same Time Next YearDoris

(some 30 other plays)

TRAINING

BAI – University of Wisconsin – Theatre Communications

Various individual workshops in N.Y.C. and San Francisco


SPECIAL SKILLS

  • Speak fluent French and Italian
  • Dialect specialist – High British, Long Island, Texas and 14 other dialects
  • Developed and coached several courses in Acting, Improv, Radio/TV Voiceover, and diction
  • Radio/TV Voice Talent / Comedy Writer / Print Model
  • Directed several scenes and monologues

25 years Commercial Voice spots for Radio/TV – N.Y.C., L.A., AZ.




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