Elisabeth Hayward

Art Discipline: 
Encino, CA
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Apr 1, 2019 to Apr 12, 2019

Elisabeth Hayward is an award-nominated actress and award-winning screenwriter. Elisabeth’s short screenplay “First Kill”, a thriller comedy, won “Best Screenplay - Runner Up” at HollyShorts, and “Best Unproduced Script” at the Nice International Film Festival. She recently completed production on “First Kill”, which just won “Best Short Film” at the East Lansing Film Festival and the Indie Spirit Award for “Best Comedy - Short” at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema. Elisabeth’s screenplay “Eter”, set in an Ancient Greek matriarchal society, was nominated for “Best Screenplay” at both the Pasadena International Film Festival and the Beverly Hills Film Festival. She is now working on a teleplay, “Moreton-in-Marsh”, about a UK town filled with murder, affairs & tragedy. Elisabeth holds a BA in Ancient History from Macquarie University and is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA. An Australian native, she now lives in Los Angeles, CA, with her dachshund, Snuggles.