Portia Genevieve is a New York based actress from Sun Prairie, WI. She pursued her dream of acting professionally back in the spring of 2002, arriving at NY Penn Station with 2 suitcases and a smile. Her first NY theatrical debut was an original one-act play, Becoming Natasha, which was presented at the Six Figures Theater Festival in 2005. Upon receiving her B.A. in Art, her career has spanned from black box theaters, college performances, independent films, music videos, a dancer in Bollywood motion picture film, Jaaneman; and PBS’s rival kids’ show, The Electric Company. When not performing, she stays active with the NY chapter of Women in Animation; classroom education; volunteering; and U8 Boys soccer coaching. She resides in Williamsburg, Brooklyn with her son, dog, and cat.