Photography by  David Noles , Hair and Make Up by  Anna Malskaya

Photography by David Noles, Hair and Make Up by Anna Malskaya


In addition to Marissa’s work as a performer, with her heart for telling stories that create positive change in our society, she has recently ventured into writing, directing and producing as well. Silk, which she co-wrote and is producing is directed by John Magaro (The Many Saints of Newark, The Umbrella Academy, Carol, The Big Short) and stars Fran Kranz (The Cabin in the Woods, Much Ado About Nothing), Emily Althaus (Orange Is The New Black, The Handmaid’s Tale) and Crista Marie Jackson (The Greatest Showman). She is also developing and will be directing the short film Taming as well as co-directing an upcoming PSA for Healing TREE.