Aletha Shepherd hails from London, England and has made the move to Los Angeles to continue what was already a very successful career in the United Kingdom.
Shepherd started her career modeling for various commercial campaigns including Pepsi, Nokia, Playstation and Mont Blanc. She then went on to travel the world competing in international beauty pageants including Miss World and Miss Globe where she won Miss Bikini and reached the top 10 finalists. Her most recent UK credits include the BBC’s Clone and the UK’s hit TV sitcom Phoneshop.
In the U.S. Shepherd has continued to book and show that she is more than just a pretty face. In a relatively short time in L.A. she has been cast in leading roles in a number of short films, TV pilots and commercials, including a national TV network spot for The CW.
Book teaser of Volonians released online starring Aletha Shepherd as the lead in a in sci-fi Short Film. Volonians is a science fiction/fantasy book about a magical planet home to millions of beautiful, expressive Witches and Warlocks.
Aletha Shepherd has started her own film production company, Aletheia Entertainment. Aletheia Entertainment is based in Los Angeles. They have many exciting projects in the pipeline.
Trial By Twitter, a comedy short film, written by veteran writer, Sherrie Kelley, was released today online. The new film features an ensemble cast of young Hollywood actors packaged together by the talent management company, Harris Management.
Aletha Shepherd shot a new commercial this past weekend that will feature her in a starring role in a spot for Verizon. Great timing since a nationally televised promo for the television network, The CW will also feature the actress and is set to begin airing this month sometime.
Aletha Shepherd has agreed to be represented theatrically by the international talent agency, Mondi Associates. Mondi Associates is based in London, which is also home for Shepherd, but the agency represents several leading actors who work out of Los Angeles and who work on both sides of the Atlantic as Shepherd intends to do.
Trial By Twitter, a comedy short film, written by Sherrie Kelley, wrapped filming this week. The film is being produced by Marlo Productions, the sister company and producing arm, of the talent management company, Harris Management. Harris Management was able to package five of its actors into the film, all of whom were thrilled to team up on a project for the first time.
British import, actress Aletha Shepherd continues her recent streak of bookings by being cast in a Bud Light spec commercial shooting this weekend in Los Angeles. Shepherd is coming off a recent featured spot in a commercial for The CW that will air nationally this summer. In addition she wrapped several other spots as well as just completed work on a film and a TV pilot.
Aletha Shepherd continues her string of successes by being selected to star in a summer national commercial for The CW Network. The actress and model will be shooting the spot this week in various locations around Los Angeles.
A day after announcing her second casting in as many weeks in a film, Aletha Shepherd today can add that she was also cast in a web commercial for Zest soap. The spot was shot yesterday in Los Angeles just two weeks after the actress shot a promotional commercial for the national chain Bed, Bath & Beyond.
Aletha Shepherd is going to be very busy over the next couple of months or so. The London-born and raised actress has just secured a role, in short film which begins shooting this week. Interestingly, Broken Promises is a romantic drama.
Aletha Shepherd, who made the move to Los Angeles, not long ago from her native home London, England, is already getting noticed by the right people. She has just been cast in a comedy series that will feature her in what would be a regular role.