LAURA CHRISTINE SHATKUS - SAG-AFTRA Eligible, - AEA (EMC)

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  • A (Sort of) Normal Holiday (Performance Video)  Quicktime
  • Day 177 (Performance Video)  Quicktime
  • Valley Inn (Performance Video)  Quicktime
  • Illuminated (Performance Video)  Quicktime
  • Complete Demo Reel Laura Shatkus (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Laura Shatkus is an actor, director, and writer hailing from Chicago where she trained for both the stage and camera for 10 plus years before earning an MFA in Acting from the University of Arkansas in 2015. For over 20 years, she has worked professionally in theatre in Chicago and regionally (Florida Repertory Theatre, The Hippodrome Theatre, North Dakota Shakespeare Theatre, TheatreSquared, The Gift Theatre, Collaboraction, Mary-Arrchie, Muse of Fire, and 16th Street Theatre among others) as well as appearing in the Hallmark Channel's Follow Your Heart and Finding Love In Mountain View among other feature films. As a director and producer she has presented everything from contemporary theatre in non-traditional spaces to opera and has also recently started directing for the camera.

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Represented by:

Magna Talent Agency (OK) (405) 525-2896 Commercial, Hosting, Models, Print, Product Print, Public Appearances, Theatrical, Voice-Overs

Laura Shatkus

Film

Mindcage (Feature)

Supporting

Mauro Borrelli/Lionsgate

The Buffalo National River at

Principal

West Group Creative

From The Heart (Feature)

Principal

Sandra Martin/Hallmark

Finding Love In Mountain View (Feature)

Supporting

Sandra Martin/Hallmark

Freedom's Path (Feature)

Supporting

Brett Smith/Rockhill Studios

All My Ordinary Ancestresses (Short)

Lead

Lauren Ferebee

Glass Cages (Short)

Lead

Johanna Orweiller

A (Sort of) Normal Holiday (Web Series)

Principal

Zach Kennedy

Valley Inn (Feature)

Supporting

Chris Spencer

Day 177 (Short)

Principal

Russel Sharman

Identity Thief (Short)

Principal

Tim Musho/Fig Media

Illuminated (Short)

Principal

Joelle Monique

Commercial

Tonkawa Casino

Principal

ICGADV/Doug Farthing

Instacart/Harps

Principal

Adair Creative/Zach Kennedy

Sam's Club

Principal

Adair Creative /Zach Kennedy

Tyson's Wings

Principal

Elkins Design/Rebecca Elkins

Riverwind Casino

Principal

N/A

Abbey Carpet and Floor

Principal

Bodhi Pro/Jeremy Duckworth

Colliers Drugstore

Principal

DOXA/Daniel Bertalotto

Smoke Detector Promo

Principal

Adair Creative/Zach Kennedy

Voice Over

1800Accountant

Spokesperson

1800Accountant

Janus (Game)

Lead

Causeway Studios

Tesseract Video Games

Lead

University of Arkansas

University of Arkansas Online

Lead

Global Campus/Kris Katrosh

The Schmeiding Method--Textbook

Lead

Global Campus/Kris Katrosh

University of Arkansas--Nursing Course

Lead

Global Campus/Kris Katrosh

Industrial

Walmart--Run Great Stores Guide

Lead

Adair Creative /Zach Kennedy

QVC Products

Lead

Insight Studios

Walmart--Benefits Overview

Lead

Adair Creative /Zach Kennedy

Pearson Textbooks--Accounting 101

Lead

Global Campus/Kris Katrosh

University of Arkansas--Nursing Course

Lead

Global Campus/Kris Katrosh

Theatre

Art Heist

Brian McDevitt

Walton Arts Center

Miracle on South Division Street

Beverly

Hippodrome State Theatre

Damascus

Maynard

Florida Repertory Theatre

As You Like It

Phebe

NWA Shakespeare Fest

Ripcord

Colleen

Hippodrome State Theatre

1984

Syme

Hippodrome State Theatre

Romeo and Juliet

Lady Montague

North Dakota Shakespeare Fest

Mariposa Nocturna

Ensemble Puppets

16th Street Theatre

Intimate Apparel

Mrs. Van Buren

TheatreSquared

Amadeus

Teresa Salieri

TheatreSquared

A Christmas Carol

Charwoman/Ensemble

Hippodrome State Theatre

Accidental Rapture

Amy

16th Street Theatre

Berwyn Avenue

Gay Martini

VonOrthal Puppets

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

Mary Magdalene

The Gift Theatre

Macbeth

Lady Macbeth

Muse of Fire

Talk Radio

Debbie

The Gift Theatre

All The Way

Lurleen Wallace/Muriel Humphrey

TheatreSquared

The Fall of The House

Eliza Poe

TheatreSquared

Education

MFA

Theatre

University of Arkansas

Voice Over for the Professional Actor

Acting Studio Chicago

Brian Plocharczych

Shakespeare

Folio Technique

Jeffrey Carlson/Susan Hart

Meisner

The Actors Center

Eileen Vorbach/Ted Hoerl

On Camera

Acting Studio Chicago

Chris Agos/Matt Miller

Laura Shatkus is an actor, director, and writer hailing from Chicago where she trained for both the stage and camera for 10 plus years before earning an MFA in Acting from the University of Arkansas in 2015. For over 20 years, she has worked professionally in theatre in Chicago and regionally as well as appearing in Mindcage, starring John Malkovich and the Hallmark Channel's Follow Your Heart. As a director and producer she has presented everything from contemporary theatre in non-traditional spaces to opera.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'4"

Weight: 135 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Auburn

Hair Length: Shoulder Length

 

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