Originally from Chicago, Retta is a graduate of the Second City Chicago Conservatory and is a former student of the Beverly Hills Playhouse. She has appeared in over 20 short films and 3 features. Her most notable lead was in the short film Parthenabe, which garnered the film the Best Drama Award by the Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences. Most recently, she produced and starred in a short film, wrote and produced a spy thriller for her production company, Multi-hyphenate Films, and is in pre-production to film a John Patrick Shanley one-act with an A-List actor/director attached to direct. She is also partner and head writer for the Los Angeles-based company Create Your Reel, which fully produces custom actor demo reels and independent films.
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