MS. ELIZABETH HILHELICH, Actress, Writer, Producer, Humanitarian
Elizabeth was born in Pueblo, Colorado, brought up on movies like Airplane!, Naked Gun and Clue! She quickly developed a razor sharp wit and repartee that sometimes only her siblings and cousins can truly understand. She loves to laugh and cause others to dissolve into laughter. After a childhood of running down dirt roads barefoot, creating chalk cities on the driveway and running a roller rink in the garage, she attended the University of Northern Colorado.
She has a degree in Theatre: Directing and Journalism: Telecommunications. Elizabeth is graduate of iO West and Second City’s Conservatory. She can be caught performing at iO West whenever she’s on a Harold Team, until they get disbanded.
Her short films, “Just Like the Movies”, “Circle Yes or No” and “Tactics” can be seen online and in film festivals. Over the last year she has line produced 3 short films. “It Happened Again Last Night”, a domestic violence drama, is currently on the festival circuit. It has won multiple awards, including Best Short in 3 festivals. “What Metal Girls Are Into” is about to premiere at Screamfest in LA and “Weather Talk” is in post-production.
Elizabeth thrives on helping to embolden, empower and ignite women through the art of storytelling and consciousness. A One Stop Shop. Actress. Writer. Producer. Humanitarian. Clairvoyant Reader. Accomplished Hugger. Consistent Dreamer.
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