GLORIA GARAYUA - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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Represented by:

Atlas Talent Agency (NY) 212-730-4500 Voice-Overs

JLA Jack Lippman Agency - Theatrical (CA) (310) 276-5677

Reign Agency - Commercial Div. (CA) (310) 396-6462

Stagecoach Entertainment (CA) (310) 395-9600

FILM

Mother and Child

SUPPORTING

Sony Classics

Henry Poole is Here

SUPPORTING

Lakeshore Ent.

Fun With Dick & Jane

SUPPORTING

Columbia Pictures

House of D

FEATURED

Lions Gate Films

Driving While Black

Supporting, Lead's Girlfriend

Anthem Films/Big Primpin

I am Gangsta

Supporting as Lead's wife

Director: Moritz Rechenberg

TV

Wake Up America

Series Regular

Pilot Presentation

Criminal Minds

Guest Star

CBS/Felix Alcala

NCIS: Los Angeles

Guest Star

CBS/Dennis Smith

Castle

Guest Star

ABC / Jeff Bleckner

Rizzoli & Isles

Guest Star

TNT / Norman Buckley

Anger Management

Guest Star

FX/Steve Zuckerman

Grey's Anatomy

Recurring Guest Star

ABC/Shonda Rhimes

Cougartown

Recurring Guest Star

ABC / Randall Winston

Ghost In The Hood

Series Regular, Pilot Presentation

TBS / Bunim Murray

Southland

Guest Star

TNT / Chris Chulack

Bones

Guest Star

FOX / Kate Woods

Shameless

Guest Star

David Nutter/Showtime

Bird Dog

Guest Star

TNT

Imagination Movers

Guest Star

DISNEY

Desperate Housewives

Guest Star

ABC/Larry Shaw

Raising the Bar

Guest Star

TNT/Martha Mitchell

ER

Guest Star

NBC/Leslie Glatter

Life

Guest Star

NBC/Holly Dale

Weeds

Recurring Guest Star

Showtime/J. Kohan, R. Bena

Cold Case

Guest Star

CBS/Chris Fisher

3 LBS. (Pilot)

Guest Star

CBS/Paramount/Davis Guggenheim

NYPD Blue

Guest Star

Fox Studios/Mark Tinker

The Shield

Guest Star

FX Network/Scott Brazil

Strong Medicine

Guest Star

Lifetime/Catherine Jelski

Six Feet Under

Co-Star

HBO Studios/Alan Poul

Joey

Co-Star

NBC/ Kevin Bright

The Apostles

Co-Star

FOX Pilot/David McNally

VOICEOVER

Global Youth AIDS Project, Part I

LEAD

Ghana Education Project

Boriqua

FEATURED

Marisol Torres, Director

COMMERCIAL

Spike TV Video Game Awards

FEATURED

Games Productions

Technology College Institute

FEATURED

30FPS Productions

THEATRE

Pictures At An Exhibition

LEAD

Walt Disney Concert Hall

Lucky Duck

LEAD

South Coast Rep

Ben and the Magic Paint Brush

LEAD

South Coast Rep

Lydia

LEAD (Ceci)

Marin County Theatre

Real Women Have Curves

LEAD (Anna/Estella)

Casa 0101

Romeo & Juliet

LEAD (Juliet)

Bloomsburg Theatre

The Tempest

LEAD (Ariel)

CW Post Theatre Company

Medea

LEAD (Medea)

CW Post Theatre Company

Lucky Duck

Principal

South Coast Repetory

American Triage

Principal

Marin Theater Company

Two Sisters And A Piano

Principal

The Old Globe Theatre

Inbetween/Peacemaker

Principal (Cue/Franny)

George Street Playhouse

Three Penny Opera

Principal (Ballad Singer)

CW Post Theatre Company

Great Scientists Throughout the Ages

Principal (Lauren)

Nat. Theatre Performing Arts

Unfolding Me - one woman show

Principal (Various Characters)

Rifle Range Theatre

Purim Day

Principal (Zeresh)

Lamb's Theatre

MONO

Supporting

Theatre Row Studios

The Odd Couple

Supporting (Sylvie)

Monmouth University

Halfway There

Supporting (Karen)

Periwinkle Nat. Theatre

Lucky Duck

Ensemble

South Coast Rep

A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings

Ensemble

Kirk Douglass Theater

La Ronde

Ensemble

Riant Theatre

The Skriker

Ensemble

Kennedy Center Stage

Damn Yankees

Ensemble

Paul Robeson Theatre

TRAINING

ACTING CLASSES:

Advanced Stage Acting at LIU

Strasberg at Ed Kovens Studios in NYC

Voice and Speech at LIU

Peter Henry Shroeder in LA

Shakespeare Master Classes at LIU

Various TV/FILM classes at LIU

DANCE CLASSES:

Modern/Jazz/Tap/Musical Theatre

Salsa/Merengue/Swing/HipHop

African Dance/Afro Cuban

VOICE CLASSES: Classical; Musical Theatre

SKILLS:

Improvisation/Sketch Comedy

Good with various Accents

Beginning Pianist

Fluent in Spanish

Bartender

Puppetry

Familiar with French

AEA/SAG/AFTRA 1999 National Alternate in the Irene Ryan East Coast Competition 2000 Audience Best Loved Award at the NYC Fringe Festival for play called "Herstory". 2000 Audelco Award Winner for Best Ensemble (Damn Yankees/Paul Robeson Theatre 2010 Nominee, San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Circle Critics Award (Best Female Principal Performance)

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'

Weight: 118 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Brown

Hair Length: Long

 

Animal friendly, Good with children, Good with seniors, Puppetry, Sketch Comedy, Aerobics, Billiards/Pool Player, Yoga, Dance Hip Hop, Dance Jazz, Dance Swing, Dancer, Improvisation, Juggler, Licensed Driver, Piano, Singer, Teleprompter, Vocal Range: Alto, Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, Vocal Style: Belt, Vocal Style: Legit, Whistler, French Accent, Italian Accent, New York Accent, Puerto Rican Accent, Spanish Accent, Fluent French, Fluent Spanish