Shannon Marie Sullivan is a California-born, award-nominated actor and acting coach who lives and works in New York City. She holds a BFA from UC Santa Barbara, an MFA from Yale School of Drama and has studied extensively with some of the top on-camera coaches in the industry. Shannon works as an Audition, Acting, and Voice & Speech coach for individuals and productions, some of which include productions at Manhattan School of Music, Rider University, The Tank, and The Glass Eye. She is currently on faculty at Pace University in the Film, Television, Voiceovers & Commercials BFA Program and teaches Accents & Dialects and On-Camera Audition Technique at Circle in the Square Theatre School. Shannon has worked alongside such talent as Hugh Grant, Taraji P. Henson, Jeffrey DeMunn, and Karen Allen. Acting credits include: TV/Film: “Law and Order: SVU”, “NCIS: New Orleans”, “FBI”, “Blacklist: Redemption”, “The Good Wife”, “Person of Interest”, “The Code”, “Blue Bloods”, “Bull”, The Rewrite, To Whom It May Concern, Passaic, Finding Commodities and multiple web series. Theatre: Actors Theatre of Louisville, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Yale Repertory Theatre, Berkshire Theatre Group, New Ohio Theatre, Cherry Lane Theatre, Gulfshore Playhouse, Weston Playhouse, Philadelphia Theatre Company, Fault Line Theatre, Theatre Row and more.