Leila has worked in many successful stage productions including San Pedro Theater Company’s award winning production of Taming the Shrew. Leila has also made several films of which she is proud, including a leading and Farsi speaking role in Khejalat. While Leila is passionate about continuing to work on stage and film, she is also pursuing directing and writing. Some of her most rewarding directing work has been done with original play writes at the Katselas Theater Company, including Alter Ego, in which she also had a leading role. Most recently, Leila is proud to have directed a talented and diverse cast in Twilight commemorating the 20 year anniversary of the L.A. riots. She has also directed several short films and music videos.
Leila is passionate about helping develop a community of professional and ethical artists who change the world by outcreating apathy, cynicism and cool.