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Overview (1)

Height 5' 3½" (1.61 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Camillia Sanes is an American actor and film producer who has been in entertainment for the last twenty years. As an actor, she has worked in prolific projects in both features and television. In film, she has worked directly beside such industry legends as Steven Spielberg and Tom Cruise. In television, she has played recurring roles on Emmy award-winning shows such as The Shield (2002) and Saving Grace (2007). Films she has produced have been accepted into high profile festivals and markets such as Cannes Film Festival, American Film Institute, Monaco, and Rhode Island Film Festival.

Camillia was raised in Philadelphia, where she attended the High School for Creative and Performing Arts. After attending the University of the Arts, she was encouraged by friend and renowned writer Dr. Camille Paglia and director Walter Dallas to apply to the Yale School of Drama; she was accepted. She received her Master's degree from Yale University and, upon graduating, moved to New York and became a regular in its legendary theatre scene. She worked at theatres such as The Roundabout Theatre with Bill Irwin, originating the role of Celestina in "Cloud Tectonics" at Playwright's Horizon and became a member of the Blue Light Theatre Co., where she worked with talents such as Frances McDormand and Billy Crudup. Additionally, she worked the regional circuit in such reputable theatres as La Jolla Playhouse, South Coast Repertory, Actor's Theatre of Louisville, among others.

In 2007, she completed her studies in producing at the UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television. She is the annual guest instructor at the Scuola di Teatro in Bologna, Italy.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Pupaloo

Spouse (1)

Daniel Chisholm (2006 - ?)

Trivia (6)

Frequents the U.S. Virgin Islands to visit family and friends. Her family hails from St Thomas, St Croix, Culebra and Vieques.
Cousin to Puerto Rican Salsa Star, Tony Vega.
Addicted to playing the daily word game on the Merriam Webster website.
Attended the High School for Creative and Performing Arts, University of the Arts and The Yale School of Drama.
Best known to audiences for her role opposite Tom Cruise in War of the Worlds (2005) in the burning 747 airplane scene. Often quoted by fans, "You ain't seen nothin' yet" and "You gotta' be kidding me, right?".
Is a guest artist at The Scuola di Teatro in Bologna, Italy.

Personal Quotes (1)

If you reach for the moon , you may land on a star.

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