Last month, the lovely guys at @GeekSweatAudios interviewed Michelle for their podcast channel about making 'The Wick' short film, women in the film industry and the #MeToo #TimesUp movement. It's ready >> LISTEN HERE!!
Back in April, Michelle worked on Louise C Galizia director's experimental #OneShortFilmAMonth project, the 'MADMAN'S MANUSCRIPT' short. It's now on line, WATCH IT HERE!!
1st August 2018
IAN REDDINGTON FROM EASTENDERS
Michelle was very lucky to secure and work with IAN REDDINGTON, a fantastic well known British TV actor for her short film 'The Wick'. Ian became a household name on shows like 'Eastenders', 'Dr Who', and 'Coronation Street' to name a few. He is the male lead in 'The Wick' playing Zachariah Fox, the witch hunter! What an amazing guy and a fantastic experience to have worked with such a legend from the industry!
13th July 2018
EDITING WITH KANT PAN!!
Michelle has just finished a week of editing her film, THE WICK with none other than Kant Pan!! Oscar nominated and award winning editor responsible for the cult British movie 'The Crying Game' amongst others. Such a mind-blowing experience and an honor to work with such a pro.
1st July 2018
IT'S A WRAP ON 'THE WICK' SHORT FILM
IT'S A WRAP!!! Michelle's short film has finally been shot! Based on witch hunts in the early 1800's and shot on location in West Sussex, Michelle and her team of thirty eight had an extremely successful shoot this week and is now in post-production!! Check out THE WICK INSTAGRAM for updates.
13th June 2018
REHEARSALS FOR 'THE WICK' SHORT FILM
A landmark week this week for Michelle as rehearsals begin for her very own short film, THE WICK. Michelle had great fun with the director, Sabine Crossen and the other actors, seeing her vision and characters come to life, as well as a successful costume fitting. A location recce to the film location with heads of department is scheduled for this weekend too!
5th June 2018
DUBLIN STILT WALKING MINI MARATHON
Back from a busy weekend in Dublin for the VHI Woman's mini marathon, Michelle had fun on her stilts supporting all the amazing women crossing the finishing line running for charity.
25th May 2018
ONE MONTH PREP TO 'THE WICK' SHOOT!!!
With only one month to go before the film shoot, things are heating up with Michelle's short film, 'THE WICK'. With all heads of departments confirmed, location and accommodation booked and lead actors self tapes through, the excitement is starting to build for a sunny June shoot!! Check out the productions progress on THE WICK INSTAGRAM
21st May 2018
SHADOW & LIGHT SHOOT
Lots of special FX make-up last weekend for an experimental short film, 'Shadow and Light', produced by Instigate production company. A transformation from young to old, it was a pretty interesting shoot!
22nd April 2018
MADMAN'S MANUSCRIPT SHOOT
Michelle had the pleasure shooting this weekend on an intense short film directed by Louise Galizia. A loose adaptation of the 'Madman's Manuscript' in the 'Pickwick Papers' by Charles Dickens. This short brings into focus the #metoo campaign, and how one's power and wealth can allow others to turn a blind eye.
19th February 2018
'THE WICK' SHORT FILM UPDATE
Due to some unforeseen circumstances last year, Michelle and her short film team was forced to make a decision to move the shoot date to this year. However, determined as they are, THE WICK is back on track in this brand spanking new year and are in talks with some fantastic directors. - Check out their progress and interesting witchy articles on FACEBOOK
22nd November 2017
CHRISTMAS FULL SWING
Michelle's Christmas stilt walkabout season is in full swing this month. Back to back gigs, up and down the country, from Scotland to Wales and back to little ole England to join none other than JOOLS HOLLAND on stage with not not a minute to clean all that glitter off!
30th August 2017
A busy few months of stilt walking has got Michelle performing for the Queen at Royal Ascot, for Monkeys at London Zoo and for some lucky clubbers on the Mediterranean island of Malta, what a great season!
With the shoot scheduled for the end of Summer this year, THE WICK short film is gathering pace. And with some exciting script developments made the past couple of months, the team needs just a little more to make this project an even bigger winner. Any humble contribution you make is greatly appreciated. DONATE HERE
'Purple Heather' by Constellations entertainment have released the trailer for this beautiful short. Michelle attended the premier last Christmas and had a blast with all the crew and cast. Check the picture link.......You're in for a treat!
If you haven't done so already, head over to 'The Wick' short film facebook page where you will be updated with the progress of Michelle's first short film creation. You will also be able to read regular posts about the films topics of herbal healing, witchcraft, modern day persecution and radicalization in society.
With a win and a nomination, 'The Life of a Sober Man' short film can now be seen on line, to watch in full. Please enjoy this fantastic little mockumentary, directed by Antonios Valindras and written by Alberto Olivieri by clicking the picture link.
27th December 2016
Michelle and the whole team of 'The Wick' short film would like to say a big thanks to everyone that made a contribution to the indiegogo film campaign. In total, including some private donations, the team managed to raise just over £6,000 with 88 beautiful backers. Roll on next year for the shoot!
1st December 2016
JOE GODDARD MUSIC VIDEO
Michelle had a lot of fun last month on the Music video shoot of Joe Goddard's new track, Loose your love. What a fantastic shoot with some great actors and crew. Today it's been launched, so follow the picture link and get dancing!
10th November 2016
CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON
Another Christmas lights switch on in the middle of this busy festive season, which takes Michelle up and down the county on her stilts......and Its not over yet!
28th October 2016
'THE WICK' INDIEGOGO CAMPAIGN
The Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for Michelle's short film she's creating has been launched. Please check the picture link to pledge, support and find out more!
9th September 2016
'THE ATTACHMENT' ON AMAZON PRIME
'The Attachment' has made it to Amazon Prime. Follow the picture link to check it out.
5th August 2016
TWO NOMINATIONS FOR 'THE ATTACHMENT'
'The Attachment' feature film is still going strong on the festival circuit. Obtaining two more nominations for 'Best Scare' and 'Best Feature' at the 'Independent Horror Movie Awards'.
23rd July 2016
"THE WICK' POSTER DESIGN
Wattana, from the PaperAmmo Company was in town last week and was able to work on the poster design for Michelle's short film, 'The Wick'. Check the picture link to see some flyers he also rustled up from the beautiful botanical inspired design, specially commissioned for the project.
19th July 2016
Head over to the Gallery by clicking on the picture (left), to see Michelle's brand spanking new headshots by the amazing pro, Kim Hardy.
27th June 2016
'THE ATTACHMENT' SCREENING
The cast, crew and guests of 'The Attachment' film was able to see their hard work on the big screen today. Michelle's performance as 'The Entity' certainly scared a few audience members.....in a good way!
7th June 2016
A WIN FOR 'THE ATTACHMENT" FEATURE
What a great start to the first half of this year in festival land. Michelle's first feature film has won 'Best Horror Feature Film' at the DEFF festival in Grenville, USA. Congratulations to 'The Attachment' team and Clem at Black Eagle Films.
31st May 2016
A WIN FOR 'THE LIFE OF A SOBER MAN'
'The Life of a Sober Man' short is on a roll! Not only did it receive a Royal Television Society nomination at the start of this month, it has now just won second best film award at the 'Peristeri film festival' in Greece. Fantastic news!
29th May 2016
'THE WICK' CROWDFUNDER VIDEO SHOOT
Michelle had fun shooting the crowdfunder video for 'The Wick' short film shes making. Running around a forest in period costume while being chased by a camera man is what weekends are made for! News soon about the launch.
5th May 2016
ROYAL TELEVISION SOCIETY NOMINATION
'The Life of a Sober Man' short film, where Michelle plays a principle character has been nomination by the Royal Television Society for the Student TV Awards. This is great news from a prestigious British organisation. Well done to everyone involved! Click on the picture to see the trailer.
25th April 2016
OFIICIAL SELECTION FOR 'THE ATTACHMENT'
Michelle's first ever feature film 'The Attachment', is running around the festival circuit and has been picked up by DEFF film festival in Grenville, NC, USA with an Official selection! Well done to the whole team.
22nd April 2016
'TOUCH' MUSIC VIDEO LAUNCHED
The music video Michelle was involved with last month has been released. Tough Love's new track - 'Touch' featuring Arlissa is accompanied by a pretty fun and highly visual video produced by Bare Films. Click on the picture for the Youtube link.
31st March 2016
TOUGH LOVE MUSIC VIDEO
What a fun music video! Michelle was on set with the boys from 'Tough Love' today for their new track from Island records. Produced by Bare Films and directed by Simon Willows, this was some knock out visual idea. All that can be said at the moment is, Pajamas and a cat...
13th February 2016
THE WICK SHORT FILM DEVELOPMENT
There has been exciting developments over the past few months to Michelle's first short film shes writing and producing. As well as the script being expanded, she has been very lucky to attract a talented artist to draw some test storyboards to understand visually, how it could potentially look. We kindly welcome aboard Wattana, from the 'PaperAmmo company in SanDiego, USA.
15th November 2015
Christmas street theatre season has begun and this time, it takes Michelle up to Scotland to strut her long stilt legs. What a great way to start it off with a parade in Paisley! Click the picture to see the amazing costume she wore!!
6th October 2015
KOREAN BOY BAND MUSIC VIDEO
Michelle had the pleasure working with some pros from Korea today. A very famous boy band we cant anounce as yet for their top secret music video produced by Bullion Productions. More news about it soon.
15th September 2015
FIRST DRAFT OF 'THE WICK' FINISHED
Michelle has been hard at work the passed month, writing her first ever short film screen play. Always toying with the idea to write her own stuff after having a fair bit of experience reading scripts the past few years, she has finally finised her first draft. Based on Witch trials in the early 1800's when witch hunting was illegal, its a story of a strong woman fighting for justice. More news soon!
30th August 2015
POSTER FOR 'THE LIFE OF A SOBER MAN'
A fantastic mockumentary filmed last month has just had its pretty cool poster made. Check it out by clicking the picture left.
8th July 2015
'THE LIFE OF A SOBER MAN' SHOOT
Michelle had the pleasure of working with a talented bunch of people last weekend. Playing one of the pricipal characters who believes her brother has turned into a Monkey. This is a hilarious mockumentary, writen by Alberto Olivieri and directed by Antonios Vallindras.
28th June 2015
'THE OFFERING' PROJECT
Yesterday, Michelle was on set of 'The Offering,' playing a Quantum string theory scientist named Isabel. She had fun learning a few algorithms while being apart of this exciting project produced by Non-Multiplex Cinema.
14th June 2015
BRAND NEW WEBSITE
Welcome to the brand new look of Michelle's website. Enjoy larger video's and bigger images in the galleries. Links to news stories and a filmography resume with multimedia links. Enjoy your surfing!
3rd June 2015
'PURPLE HEATHER' SHOOT WRAPPED
Last week, principal photography was wrapped on 'Purple Heather' by Constellations entertainment. Such an epic short film with a fantastical Romany Gypsy set built on location in the New Forest. Michelle truly was lucky to be apart of a great crew of such talented people.
After a fun audition last Saturday, Michelle has been cast in the short film 'Purple Heather'. Based on true events in the 1920's about Romany Gypsy's in the New Forest. Produced by Constelations Entertainment and directed by up and coming director Alfie Dale. Filming will start on location in the next few weeks. Click on the picture for more info.
22nd April 2015
After a very busy month of emails and meetings, Michelle is very pleased to say that she is now represented by the lovely Lucie and James at Eadon James Associates. May this be the start of an exciting and successful chapter. You can still contact Michelle directly by her personal email found on the contact page.
2nd March 2015
BRAND SPANKING NEW SHOWREEL
Over the past week, Michelle has been busy with her editor perfecting her new 2015 showreel. A big improvement from the last one, it features clips from her first feature film 'The Attachement' and the short film 'Carmen' amongst others. ENJOY!
24th January 2015
'HOUNDED' SHORT FILM SHOOT
Today Michelle was on set of Met Film School director; Noëlle Soulier's final year film 'Hounded'. A modern day Greek tragedy about a feisty girlfriend who puts a curse on her cheating boyfriend......playing the feisty girlfriend of course.
24th November 2014
'CARMEN' FILM SHOOT WRAP
This weekend, Michelle finised filming her biggest lead role to date. A sex & drug fuelled short with dark consequences, directed by Scott Cheek-Rodriguez. Based on a true story, this short is fast-paced, fun, and tantilising to the eye. Michelle truly had a blast. News on the progress soon but in the meantime, please check out the trailer they shot in August by clicking the picture.
FESTIVE STREET THEATRE FUN
Christmas Stiltwalking season is hear again with michelle performing many colourful winter characters around the country. It sure is colder here than the west coast of America where Michelle has just returned from.