Amanda Richards

Actor, Composer, Screenwriter

Amanda Richards is a six time Grammy-nominated songwriter and performer with over 15 years experience in the music industry. She has studied under Kristina Haddad of The Actor's Lab for the past three consecutive years and is currently training  full-time with world renowned opera and voice coach, Dr. Linda Brice.  Amanda has written and produced seven full-length albums, scored several documentaries, independent films and shorts.  Her 2011 rock opera, Play Dead, garnered her international recognition and an Independent Music Award for Best Concept Album.

In 2018, she wrote, produced and starred in a full-length raunchy outlaw-country musical, Whiskey Dixie & The Big Wet Country that was incredibly well received by local audiences.  Amanda hopes to make Whiskey Dixie into a film in 2019.