Genoveva Rossi

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Genoveva Rossi is a cult film star, horror icon and an award-winning actress of film and stage. "Genoveva Rossi is one of the best-known cult film stars in the world, " writes Clare Nixon of The Digital Dead (UK). This horror icon is best known for her portrayal of gypsies, witches, fortune tellers, psychopathic killers, crazy neighbors, troubled ... See full bio »

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Known For

Army of the Dead Alpha Zombie / Nun Shambler
Jasper Pamela Davidson
The Witches of the Sands The Seductress


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  Safe Place (announced)
Sarah Craven
  Sanctum Deep (filming)
Dr. Podicar
 2023 Were-Creature Chronicles (TV Series) (filming)
- Hostile Hybrid (2023) ... Liliana
 2023 Z Dead End (filming)
PitchFork Molly
 2022 The Witches of the Sands (filming)
The Seductress
  Bloody Nun (post-production)
Sheriff Charpenter
  Burn in Hell (post-production)
Channel 10 News Reporter
 2016 Soulless 2: Sanctuary (completed)
Charlotte Elling
 2016 Soulless 3: Revelations (completed)
Charlotte Elling
  Attack of the Killer Chickens: The Movie
Lisa Ciccone / Suck-a-Rena / Madame Sterling / ...
 2018-2021 Fashion Trashin (TV Series)
Anxiety Gal / Hope Pope / Death's Door Cosmetics Announcer
- Wacky Black Friday (2021) ... Anxiety Gal
- Lost in the Supermarket (2019) ... Hope Pope
- Halloween Spooktacular 3 (2018) ... Death's Door Cosmetics Announcer
 2021 Army of the Dead
Alpha Zombie / Nun Shambler (uncredited)
 2021 The Central Authority
Gwen Ross
 2020 Running Away from the Unknown (Short)
Susan, the bartender
 2020 Shakespeare's Sh*tstorm
VIP Party Person
 2019 The Deuce (TV Series)
European tourist
- You Only Get One (2019) ... European tourist (uncredited)
 2019 Cool as Hell 2
 2019 Mind Melters
 2019 The Savant
 2019 Bigfoot!
 2019 100 Acres of Hell
Backwoods Beaver Model
 2019 Theresa & Allison
 2019/I Tapestry
Office Football Game Player
 2018 Neptune's Song of Horror: The Bayley Faye Story (Short)
Neptune / Saint Wilgefortis
 2018 Black Wake
Sea Zombie
 2018 Uber (TV Series)
- Never Work in this Town Again (2018) ... Genoveva
 2018 The Litch
Psychic Genoveva
 2018 Happy! (TV Series)
Squeaky Party Guest
- Destroyer of Worlds (2018) ... Squeaky Party Guest (uncredited)
 2014-2018 The Peter Austin Noto Show (TV Series)
Scream Queen / Scream queen / Screem queen / ...
- Santas Helpers (2018) ... Santas Helper 2
- Episode #6.2 (2017) ... Co-Host
- Episode #6.1 (2017) ... Co Host
- Episode #5.9 (2017) ... Screen queen
- Episode #5.4 (2016) ... Screem queen
 2017 Into the Outbreak
 2017 Mr. Bones (Short)
 2017 Toxic Tutu
Melvin Fluffer (uncredited)
 2014-2017 Gotham (TV Series)
Seedy Neighborhood Person / Guest
- A Dark Knight: Pax Penguina (2017) ... Guest (uncredited)
- Penguin's Umbrella (2014) ... Seedy Neighborhood Person (uncredited)
- Viper (2014) ... Seedy Neighborhood Person (uncredited)
 2017 Death House
Nurse (uncredited)
 2017 Death at a Barbecue
 2017 I Was a Teenage Alien Mutant Cyborg
Dr. Aladon's wife
 2017 Homeland (TV Series)
- America First (2017) ... Protester (uncredited)
 2017 Eye of Noor
Paladin Commander
 2017 Scars of a Predator
Singles bar patron
 2016 Apex Rising
Beach Victim
 2016/I Midnight Show
Gen, the line girl / Store manager
 2016 Killer Waves
Cindy Rose
 2016/III Hunters
 2016 Dead Men Tell No Tales
Girl with Chainsaw
 2015 The Abducted
 2015 The Power of the Flesh by the Iron Garden (Video short)
Red Witch / High Priestess
 2015 It Had to Be You
Wedding guest
 2015 Attack of the Killer Chickens (Short)
Lisa Ciccone
 2015 Celebrapy (TV Series)
Theatre manager
- Pilot (2015) ... Theatre manager
 2015 Bite School
 2015 Not Another Bad Horror Flick (Short)
Fortune Teller
 2015 Get Happy!
Art Gallery Patron
 2015 Orange Is the New Black (TV Series)
- Empathy Is a Boner Killer (2015) ... Inmate (uncredited)
 2015 Louie (TV Series)
Comedy Cellar Patron
- Untitled (2015) ... Comedy Cellar Patron
 2015 Take 2: The Audition
 2015 Flesh for the Beast: Tsukiko's Curse (TV Mini Series)
High priestess
- Jersey Devil Girl (2015) ... High priestess
 2014 Catch of the Day
 2014 The Genesis Project
 2014 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
- Loose Lips (2014) ... Onlooker (uncredited)
 2014 Faces
 2012-2014 In Fear Of (TV Series)
Red Zombie / Nina Thompson / Best Friend / ...
- Agraphobia: Fear of Sexual Harassment (2014) ... Nina Thompson
- Scotomaphobia: Fear of Blindness (2014) ... Best Friend
 2014 St. Vincent
Audience Member (uncredited)
 2014 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
Wedding Guest
- Sisterhood (2014) ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 2014 The Soulless
Charlotte Elling / Madame Serling
 2014 Witches Blood
Sarah the Witch
 2014 Apocalypse Kiss
 2014 Jackie Ross Little But Tough (Short)
Kim Mcqueen
 2014 Escape from Kings Park
 2014 Scienceless Fiction (Video)
Time Traveller
 2012-2014 Zombie Hunters: City of the Dead (TV Series)
National guard / National guard and zombie
- Zombies, Terrorists, & Looters: Part II B (2014) ... National guard
- Zombies, Terrorists, & Looters: Part II (2013) ... National guard and zombie
- Zombies, Terrorists, & Looters: Part I (2012) ... National guard
 2014 A Dark Place Inside
Andy's Mother
 2014 Vaulted: Films from the Yellow Ape Vault (Video)
Haunting Day: Victim
 2014 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Guest at Graduation
- Betrayal's Climax (2014) ... Guest at Graduation (uncredited)
 2013 Lessons in Love (Video)
 2013 Perseveration
Tiffany / Nun
 2013 Zombies Incorporated (TV Series)
Madam Suzette
- The Zombie Con ... Madam Suzette
 2013/I M Is for Meat (Video short)
Dinner Guest
 2013 Skid Row
 2013 Haunting Day (Short)
 2013 The Attack of the Brain People (Video)
 2013 The Days God Slept (Short)
Strip club patron
 2013 Blood Slaughter Massacre
Angela Baker
 2013/II 6 Minutes of Death
 2013 Sheriff Tom Vs. The Zombies
Seance Leader Jo Jo
 2013 Midnight Flashback: Demons of the Night (Music Video)
Bass player
 2013 The Bible Belt Slasher Pt. II: The Holy Terror!
Agatha / Amber / Bass Player
 2013 I.B.S.
Bar patron
 2013 Tales from the Dark (TV Series)
Tarot Card Reader
- A Quiet Place for a Stroll (2013) ... Tarot Card Reader
 2013 How to Make an Independent Film (Short)
 2013 Cool as Hell
 2013 To Love Is to Die (Short)
 2013 Jesus, the Daughter of God
 2012 Acedia
Village Person
 2012 Goth Chylde: Re-Creation Begins
Actress at audition (1)
 2012 Jack 'O' Slasher
 2012 Blue Sheep Suit (Short)
Political Team Member
 2012 Night Games (Short)
Debra Rossetti
 2012 I Spill Your Guts
Shelly Watson (as Samantha Ridge)
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Director (3 credits)
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Casting director (2 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Visual effects (1 credit)
Show Show Art department (1 credit)
Show Show Costume designer (1 credit)
Show Show Location management (1 credit)
Show Show Production designer (1 credit)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (13 credits)

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Other Works:

Stage Play: Retro Comedy Holiday Special, playing Ms. Gardner (supporting cast), at Nyack Village Theatre, Nyack, NY, USA. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Samantha Ridge


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Personal Quote:

Through my acting I am able to fully embrace my dark side and give her free reign. See more »


Her first name comes from the Norman French form of the Welsh name Gwenhwyfar, composed of the elements gwen meaning "fair, white" and hwyfar meaning "smooth". See more »


Has a deep, sultry voice See more »


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