HELENA GERACI

Actress, Model.

Non-Union Talent

Italian actress from Sicily with 4 languages in her back pocket: French, Spanish, English and Italian. After several years of theatre in Italy, in 2018 she moved to LA to pursue her acting journey where she has successfully worked for 2 years in Film & TV.  In 2022 she played Detective Casey in  the Hollywood Fringe Festival theatrical show "Buskers Ball" and also played co-star in two short films in collaboration with USC. In 2021 she played a challenging role in the feature film"High Risk" by Director Yaw Agyapong. In 2020 she played the lead role in the film “La Llorona” by Josh Quintero and she also played the lead, Cindy, in the film "Quaranteam" by Ayu Logan and Bianca Debeux.

In Los Angeles she won week 10 of “The Big Break OC” an Acting TV Show where she was a finalist. As a result of the winning, she played the role of Leonie in the film “PinUp” by Lawrence Higgins (Dec. 2020), currently in post production.

She graduated from the UCLA Extension Acting Program and she is a working member of the Anthony Gilardi Acting Studio in Los Angeles. She also studied at Ivana Chubbuck and The Actor's Lab acting schools and she studied Improv with Emmy nominated actress and teacher Toni Attell.

 
 

ACTING REEL 

 

INTRODUCTION

 
 

RESUME

Location: Los Angeles, US / Nationality: Italian / DOB: 04/03/1986

Height: 5’11”             Weight: 154lb                  Hair: Brown               Eyes: Green

FILMS

CANDY APPLE

LILIANE

HIGH RISK

PAST LIFE

LA LLORONA

THE WATCHER

LUCKY 7

QUARANTEAM

PINUP

Mom - Supporting

Mom - Supporting

Rebecca - Supporting

Dir. Xiayang Li

Dir. Eric Yeich

Dir. Yaw Agyapong

Sarah - Lead

Dir. Nate Lyles

 La Llorona - Lead   

Dir. Josh Quintero

The Nurse - Supporting

Dir. Brandon Woodrin

Helena - Lead

Dir. Josh Quintero

Cindy - Lead

Dir. Bianca Dubeux/Ayu Logan

Leonie - Supporting

Dir. Lawrence Riggins

 
THEATRE

TALES FROM TOMORROW:
ORIGINS

BUSKERS BALL

L'ODISSEA DEL TROVAR LAVORO

IL MAGO DI OZ

THE IMAGINARY INVALID

Mother - Lead

Dir. Samantha Marquis - Fon Productions

Detective Casey - Supporting

Dir. Cassandra Moselle 

Hollywood Fringe Festival

Soldier - Supporting

Dir. Marco Tringali 

Teatro degli Specchi Production, Catania, Italy

The Tin Man - Supporting

Dir. Marco Tringali 

Teatro degli Specchi Production, Catania Italy

Angelica - Lead

Dir. Giocchino Palumbo

 Il Teatro del Molo 2, Catania, Italy

V.O.

CATHARSIS

THE HEINOUS CHRONICLES

Dora - Supporting

Dir. Edson Gallo

Naomi - Supporting

Dir. Lawrence Riggins

 
 
COMMERCIALS - CLIENTS

SANTO REMEDIO SKINCARE

HYDROXICUT

PERFECT BODY DNA

MY DIABETES APP

GOO LOOK UP

TABLE BABEL

Testimonial AD

Skincare Study and Testimonial for the brand

Testimonial AD

Wellness Study and Testimonial for the brand

Testimonial AD

Promotional video for social media and web -

Italian Language

Testimonial AD

Promotional video for social media and web -

Italian Language

Testimonial AD

Promotional video - Digital Ads

The Host - Lead

Promotional video - Digital Ads

 
 

LA LLORONA - SHORT FILM - 2020

Watch a new story from the Legendary Mexican folklore La Llorona! Visit a family of 3, as they go through tragic events some more painful than the next. Follow her journey as she accepts reality, and redemption. This is a new story of...La Llorona!

LUCKY 7 - SHORT FILM - 2020

Like Russian Roulette, Lucky 7 is a lethal game of chance and probability...the highest card or the 7 always win...But what would happen if this card game goes in the wrong hands?
Film shot with iphone and selected at the "Lab Fest" Festival in Los Angeles in December 2020.

LILIANE - SHORT FILM - 2022

Liliane, directed by Eric Yeich, is the beautiful story of how life & death would be if virtual reality would allow us to talk to our loved ones after they pass. What would you tell them if you had a chance to “say goodbye” in an alternative dimension? 

CANDY APPLE - SHORT FILM - 2022

Candy Apple, written & directed by Xiayang Li - USC - is the story of a young girl getting her power back after being molested as a kid. It’s a story of courage and empowerment inspired by true events. 

SCANDAL - SCENE S1E1 - 2022

Olivia Pope's crisis management firm, Olivia Pope & Associates and its staff, as well as staff at the White House deal with any type of national crisis in the surrounding political scene. In this episode, an upcoming scandal is about to hit the President of the United States. Olivia is called to fix it.  

PAST LIFE CRIME UNIT

Directed by Nate Lyles. What happens when a gathering with friends gets interrupted in a very unexpected way?  Past Life Crime Unit "We make sure the criminals of the past can not hide in the present. We keep you safe. In THIS lifetime, from the previous."

QUARANTEAM - SHORT FILM - 2020

QuaranTeam, is a 3 minute short movie filmed exclusively with Zoom and smartphone. ⁣It is a modern-day mystery short movie with an experimental comedy edge provided by the quarantined world we live in. Sophie hosts an online happy hour with her boyfriend and two other couples. All seems fine until Cindy forgets the front door unlocked and receives an unwanted visit. ⁣This is the new Covid- 19 reality. If you are using Zoom, chances that you could be “Zoom-bombed.”

Film selected at the "Brazilian Film Festival", "Safer at Home Film Festival", both in Los Angeles and “Lifft India Awards 2020”, all in 2020.