Copyright © 2019 Connie Jo Sechrist 
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

"I had the absolute pleasure of working with Connie Jo Sechrist on the series ‘Everyone is Doing Great’. The experience, both on and off camera, showcased Connie’s worth to any production lucky enough to receive her talents. Her work ethic and professionalism are top shelf and only rivaled by her ability to stand out on screen. "

Stephen Colletti, Actor/Producer - One Tree Hill

 

BIOGRAPHY

Connie Jo (aka CJ), is an American Actress/Producer with considerable experience in Theatre, Television and Film. Connie Jo is best known for her complex roles in drama, action and sci-fi genre films. She is of Scandinavian, Spanish and Greek descent.

 

She has appeared in award winning independent films such
as Bandito (2011), God Hates Zombies (2012), Anonymous (2014), The Astronaut (2015), Real Artists (2017) and
television shows such as Everyone is Doing Great (2018),
Wives with Knives (2017) and General Hospital (2013).

 

She is a Co-Founded of the Coven Film Festival, devoted
to films by emerging women and non-binary filmmakers.

In addition to her talents, Connie Jo continues to
establish herself in many collaborative independent film
groups around the world as a leader and mentor to other aspiring filmmakers. 

KNOWN FOR

Everyone is Doing Great
Melissa

Real Artists
Receptionist

Final Fantasy VII: Series
Aerith Gainsborough

General Hospital 
Alice

MY PROFILE

Height: 5'2" / Eyes: Green / Hair: Brown
Weight: 110 / Physique: Athletic Age Range: 23-30

Ethnic appearance: 
Caucasian, Russian, German, European, British, French, Greek and Irish

 

CREDITS

TELEVISION
Everyone is Doing Great
Wives with Knives
General Hospital

FILM
It's What's On the Inside
Ingenue (Short)

The Pining
Celia (Short) 
Doll Murder Spree
Some Kind of Daydream (Short) 
Real Artists (Short) 

Aunt Betty (Short)
Playing the Game (Short) 

Painful Side of the Pillow (Short)
Forgotten Tales

A Date with Death (Short)

The Astronaut (Short
Anonymous (Short)

I Die Alone 

I's

God Hates Zombies (Short)

Cognition

The Dry Blade

Bandito (Short)

The Black Hearts (Short)

Absolution (Short)

Life (Short)

THEATER

Lysistrata

Working, The Musical

Noises Off

Scrooge, The Musical

Romeo and Juliet


Recurring 
Co-Star
Co-Star


Folly Films/Dir. James Lafferty
ID/Dir. Bryan Gilder
ABC/Dir. Daniel Proett


Supporting
Featured
Supporting
Supporting
Principal
Lead
Featured

Supporting
Principal
Principal

Lead

Lead

Lead

Lead

Supporting
Supporting

Lead

Supporting

Supporting

Lead

Principal

Supporting

Lead


Dir. Vigil v Eddie
Dir. Sophie Webb
Dir. Eduardo Castrillo

Dir. Clare Maceda

Dir. Reyna Young

Dir. Tony Alfaro

Dir Cameo Wood

Dir. Benjamin Xiao

Dir. Ethan Paisley

Dir. Darva Campbell

Dir. Reyna Young

Dir. Tony Alfaro

Dir. James D. Schumacher III

Dir. Tony Alfaro

Dir. Michael Fredianelli

Dir. Chris Edgette

Dir. Casey de Fremery

Dir. Vincent John

Dir. Michael Fredianelli

Dir. Ryan Wood

Dir. Casey de Fremery

Dir. Saqib Mausoof

Dir. Chris King

  

Myrrhine

Grace Clements 

Poppy Norton

Tiny Tim

Gregory

Deep Impact Theatre/Dir. Josh Dorner

Bus Barn Stage/Dir. Barbara Cannon

The Pear Theatre/Dir. Jeff Bangford

Palo Alto Players/Dir. Patrick Klein

The Pear Theatre/Dir. Jeff Bangford

COMMERCIAL

Complete List Available upon Request

TRAINING & WORKSHOPS

Acting Scene Study - Jamie Wollrab, On Camera Audition Class - Robert D'Avanzo, The Art of the Audition - Donna Morong, Command Your Audition - Mark Teschner, Acting Intensive - Matthew Berry, Audition Therapy - Ryan Glasglow, Memorization & Choices - Paul Barry, Acting Essentials - Kate McGregor Stewart, Making The Text Your Own - Kirk Baltz, Intro to The Meisner Technique - Jim Jarrett and Melissa Thompson, Working on Set - Jeffrey Weissman, Audition Experience - Annie Grindlay , Modeling Technique - Tanya Pimenta, Monolog and Cold Reading - Bob Saenz , Script Analysis - Bob Saenz , Stage Fighting - Charles Currier , and Inside Shakespeare - Gerson Dacanay

SPECIAL SKILLS

3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo, Stunts, Firearm Training, Stage Combat, Repelling, Half Marathon Runner, Softball, Bowling, Roller Skating, Airsoft, Billiards, Darts, Horseback Riding, Class C Divers License (Automatic), Dirt Bike, ATV/Quad, Motorcycle License, Hiking, Swimming, Yoga, Painting, Piano, Photography, Graphic Design, solving the Rubik's Cube and I can touch my nose with my tongue.

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

​Northern California Area EMMY Awards Winner "Real Artists"
​Northern California Area EMMY Awards Nominee "Safe Haven PSA"
Opicer Media Film Festival Best Actress Winner “Anonymous”
Action on Film Festival Audience Choice Award Winner "The Astronaut”

REPRESENTATION

Theatrical Agent

Pureflare, Brent Duncan

brent@pureflare.com, (404) 276-1380

Publicist

Currently Seeking

Commercial Agent

PKA, Peter Kallinteris 

peter@peterkagency.com, (310) 849-2771

Management

Currently Seeking

HEADSHOTS

 

STILLS

MODELING

DEMO REELS

DRAMATIC REEL

ACTION REEL

COMMERCIAL REEL

SCENES

ACTION MILITARY SCENE

DRAMATIC FAMILY SCENE

COMEDY WEB COMMERCIAL

ROMANTIC DRAMA SCENE

ROMANTIC SCENE

DRAMATIC BREAKUP SCENE

MORE SCENES AND SHORT FILMS ARE AVAILABLE ON MY VIMEO CHANNEL

 

NEWS

 

AFI DWW January Workshop

Jan 19, 2020

Connie Jo will be an instructor for this year's AFI DWW January Workshop on Producing. 

BitchTalk Episode

Jan 17th, 2020

Check out the BitchTalk Podcast with the team behind the 2020 COVEN Film Festival featuring Cameo Wood, Connie Jo Sechrist, Faridah Gbadamosi 
PLUS, a very special interview with the iconic actress Karen Allen. 

CONNECT

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Theatrical Agent

Pureflare, Brent Duncan

brent@pureflare.com, (404) 276-1380

Commercial Agent

PKA, Peter Kallinteris 

peter@peterkagency.com, (310) 849-2771