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Actor Markia Butler

Height: 5’2                                                                                                                                                            Weight: 120

Hair: Brown                                                                                                                                                         Eyes: Brown

Commercial:

Walmart "Doggie Party"                                         Hero                                     Mark Reisbig                                Los Angeles, CA

Angel Soft                                                                Hand Model                        Deutch                                           Los Angeles, CA

My Team My Colors                                                Lead Baseball Fan               Majestic Apparel                          Los Angeles, CA

Asics Commercial                                              Woman Training               Asics                                           Los Angeles, CA

Television:

Welcome to Chippendales                              Day player                        Nisha Ganatra                           Los Angeles, CA

Hunters (Entire Season 2)                                 Stand-In                            David Weil                                 Los Angeles, CA

Lakers Project                                                    Stand-In                            Dir. Jonah Hill                            Los Angeles, CA

Grown Folks Bounce TV                                   Co Star Customer            Harvest Studios                         Northridge, Ca

 

Live Performance:

Superbowl LVI                                                           Dancer                               NFL – Field Cast                              Inglewood, CA

 

Film:

Big Art Words                                                          Joy                                         USC                                                Los Angeles, CA

Sorority Sistaz                                                          Myesh Washington               Camille Tucker                              Los Angeles, CA

Cherry Stems                                                           Nadya                                    NYFA                                              Los Angeles, CA

Help Wanted: Southern Belle Tale                  Sup. Sarah                          NYFA                                          Los Angeles, CA

Sins of Charly                                                     Sup. Chloe                         NYU Film School                       New York, NY              

                                                                                                                                                   

Internet:

Bra Commercial                                                Prin. Business Woman       Third Love                                 Los Angeles, CA

Be The One Web Series                                  Sup. Dominique                 Be The One Productions         Los Angeles, CA

Staying Out PSA                                               Feat. Job Boss                   Human Pictures                         New York, NY

 

THEATER:

Nephew Tommy Comedy Tour                       Dancer                              Mae Chapman Casting, LLC    Los Angeles, CA  

Happily Whatever After                                   Red, Sister                        Chris Berube, dir                       Los Angeles, CA

James Weldon Johnson Crucifixion               Prin. Jesus, Dancer           Verna Hampton, dir                 New York, NY

Variety & Cabaret Shows                                 Dancer, Wife Angie          Marvin Camillo, dir                   New York, NY

Dreamgirls Broadway Musical                        Dancer, Ensemble             Darryl Reuben Hall, dir            Jacksonville, FL

TRAINING:

Phaedra Harris                                                 Aud Tech/ Scene Study      Phaedra Harris                         Los Angeles, CA

Dustin Felder Acting Studio                          On-Camera Commercial    Marcus Brown                           Los Angeles, CA

Mosaic Acting Class                                       Scene Study/Aud Tech       Cress Williams                          Los Angeles, CA        

TSAW                                                               Scene Study                         Kevin Benton                           Los Angeles, CA        

Killian’s Commercial Workshop                     Foundation                           Jaret Sacrey                             Los Angeles, CA        

ASG Casting Inc.                                            Core Commercial                 Scott Wissner                           Los Angeles, CA        The Barrow Group                                          Film/TV Acting 1                  Lorrel Manning                         New York, NY         

Florida A&M University                                  Theater Make-up                 Prof. Carnley                             Tallahassee, FL       

LaVilla School of the Arts                               Theater                                 Prof. Despain                            Jacksonville, FL                                                       

EDUCATION:

Major: Bachelors of Science: Broadcasting Journalism

Minor: Performing Arts
Florida Community College at Jacksonville: Dance: Modern, Jazz, Ballet
Florida A&M University: Theatre Make-Up; Dance: Contemporary
Florida State University: Dance: Hip Hop

 

SPECIAL SKILLS/HOBBIES:

Archery, Bowling

Dance: (Lyrical, Jazz, Modern, Contemporary, Ballroom—Swing, Foxtrot, Tango, Rumba, Salsa, Waltz)

Improvisation, Tennis, Golf, Boxing/Kickboxing/Fitness, Roller Skating, Shooting Pool

More:

Working with Children (mentoring & teaching dance)

Volunteer at Union Rescue Mission Soup Kitchen

Currently residing in Los Angeles, California, Markia has expanded her brand through various social media platforms and living out her dream while furthering her passions for acting, her "Let Your Love Be Real" clothing brand, and empowering women through her journal brand "Bubble Thoughts".

Markia spent many days in Atlanta Georgia, she even interned at Radio One Inc. She created Let Your Love Be Real talk show with the help of amazing friends, coming to a screen near you. She wrote, directed, and produced a pilot called Ladies Nite Paint.

 

Romans 12:9 Let Your Love Be Sincere... Markia surrounds herself with love, happiness and Joy and continues to motivate others while spending her days becoming, blooming, and building. "Remember to be thoughtful, beautiful inside & out, courages and Let Your Love Be Real." - Markia Butler

Born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida where she was given the opportunity and foundation to foster her talents by attending LaVilla School of the Arts, Community Theater, and Jacksonville University. She performed at the Florida Theater numerous times.

After graduating from Florida A&M University with Honors in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Performing Arts, Markia relocated to New York City where she dedicated time to work at The Fresh Air Fund, a nonprofit organization, which provided opportunities to NYC youth.

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