Rogue Cinema Sleepover Girl – October 2011
All about Michelle:
Bio: Michelle Shields is a young actress/model who is totally driven and focused with her career. She has been involved in many different kinds of projects from films to TV, to comic books to print. She has a very impressive resume which includes major blockbusters like ‘The Dark Knight’ to the highly anticipated ‘Frankenstein: Day of the Beast’. Born and raised in the Chicago-land area she has always had a love for movies, film making, and acting. She has gotten a lot of attention from fans, not only for her talent, but also for her sweet and sincere attitude. She is always in a great mood, ready to work, and professional in every regard.
She is a core member of Comic Book Divas and has been featured in many of their comics. ‘A Life Behind The Mask’ gives a comedic insight on the lives of heroes and villains, both while they wear the mask and cape, and when it comes off. She portrays Mrs. Marvelous (Hero) who is faster than a speeding… more powerful than a… well, you get the idea. She has fame, glory, and some awesome fans, but she’s in need of a break! It was created by Jeff Hughes and the artwork by Dennis Willman. She is also featured in Comic Book Divas ‘Fangs’ & ‘WANTED: Red Riding’. In ‘Fangs’ her character is Sapphire. It’s a story about a band of female vampire hunters who are on a quest to retrieve their male friends and family members from a coven of female vampires and also written and Created by Jeff Hughes. In ’WANTED: Red Riding’ her character is the evil queen Snow Whyte. Red Riding wants to escape from storybook land and she will stop at nothing to prevent it. ‘WANTED: Red Riding’ was written and created By Jeff Hughes with art by Ryan Showers & Jason Dube.
She has also been very busy with many film projects such as ‘Frankenstein: Day of the Beast’, ‘Post Mortem America, 2021’, as well as others. ‘Post Mortem America, 2021’ is a unique hybrid film that cross-breeds genres including horror, western, action, revenge and dark humor. Michelle plays Suze, a cyber punk psychopathic hit woman, opposite legendary scream queen Linnea Quigley. ‘Frankenstein: Day of the Beast’ is an old style Hammer type of movie, but with Predator like action. Michelle stars as Elizabeth Frankenstein in Ricardo Islas’ new take on this classic tale. This Elizabeth is not like the ones in the past, she is a strong and confident woman who takes matters into her own hands. For more information on these films and her other films and projects please check at www.facebook.com/MichelleShieldsActress.
In the near future, Michelle will be starting production on some new projects as well as making some public appearances. Darkrider Studios is breathing life into Zack Daggy’s “Dark Worlds” with Michelle playing the role of Allison Smith. Adapted for screen by Daggy and Astral Audio’s Allen Sale, Dark Worlds is an anthology of interconnecting short tales in the vein of Trick or Treat, Creepshow and Twilight Zone: The Movie. She will star in the tale ‘Slasher’ which is packed with some clever twists. She also will be staring as Mindi Beakman in Matt Cloude’s re-imagining of George A. Romero’s ‘Night of the Living Dead’. This film will pay homage to the timeless classic while expanding upon its storyline to explore more of the night when the dead began to rise. In the upcoming DVD, ‘The Collective Volume 2’, Michelle is staring in two segments directed by Cameron Scott and Dakota Meyer respectively. Michelle will also be a guest at the upcoming conventions Wheaton’s Haunted Halloween (zurkopromotions.com/Latenight) and, Monstermash (monstermashexpos.biz).
For contact and more information you can visit Michelle’s Facebook page, which she updates daily.
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***Note: The photos on this page have been re-sized, color adjusted and cleaned of grain and artifacts by the Rogue Cinema editor.
Thanks Michelle! If you’re an actress or otherwise involved in the independent film industry and would like to be a Rogue Cinema Sleepover Girl of the Month, head on over to the Sleepover Girl info page to find out how.