Megan Sousa is a fresh face recently booked the new ABC television show "TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY". Some of her work includes ABC Pilot "THE DEATH OF EVA SOFIA VALDEZ" alongside Gina Torres. She has been seen on HBO, Cinemax, Aspire TV, FOX, Super Deluxe and Funny or Die. 


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Megan Sousa, born Megan Ashley Sousa, is a SAG-AFTRA actress, voice over talent, comedienne, writer, host and dancer known for her lead role in "Zero" (2012), which premiered at the American Black Film Festival landing a 2-year broadcast on HBO, HBO GO and Cinemax. Zero now airs on Aspire TV.

Recent Work

Megan has worked with award-winning film directors such as Regina King, John Swetnam, Terri Timely, Kimberly Townes, Ryo Rex, Nia Phillips, Hunter Lee Hughes and Carey Williams.

She expanded her portfolio in producing The Virgin Michael Short  starring Malcolm David Kelley, executive produced by Bow & Arrow. She wrote, starred and produced a comedy series Fred Unplugged, inspired by her stand-up comedy beginnings. Megan has a Co-Star role in the new ABC TV show "Ten Days in the Valley" (2017) and in the feature film "Guys Reading Poems" (2017), currently playing in select theaters. She also landed in ABC Pilot "The Death of Eva Sofia Valdez" (2016) playing along side Gina Torres. 

Training

Megan currently studies with Coach Clay Banks at CBSI and at Margie Haber Studios theatrically and long-form improvisation at The Upright Citizens Brigade, Los Angeles. Megan began to study the craft of acting at the Stella Adler Theater in Hollywood, later enrolling in an on-camera master class at the Performing Arts Institute with Paul Kampf, Instincts at Krater Studios and commercial improv mastery at the Hey, I Saw Your Commercial! Studio with Coach Michael Pointer. She speaks fluent Portuguese and basic Spanish and is trained in jazz, modern, hip-hop and vogue dance genres. 

In 2013, Megan began performing stand-up comedy at Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank and The World Famous Comedy Store. She performs around town and has done shows with Tom Green, Michael Blackson and Gerry Bednob. Megan co-hosts a LYT Stand-up Comedy Show at Cellar Hollywood and performs regularly with her improv team, Cornbread Kitchen. 

 

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