Michelle DiBernardo is a lifestyle model, actress, portrait photographer, co-producer, director, director of photography, post production, certified makeup artist and a director of education for a well known acting/modeling school. With goals of becoming a showrunner DiBernardo is no rookie to the industry. She previously was a lead theatre advisor. Michelle has been acting and modeling since 12 years old. She currently holds her NYS teaching license for Acting/Modeling. She is represented by multiple agents across the US. She has played background in countless television shows such as: Blacklist, Blue Bloods, Hostages, I Just Want My Pants Back, The Leftovers, Smash, Unforgettable, etc. Michelle has also appeared on local print ads, billboards and commercials for Americu Credit Union. She has experience in voiceovers, commercials, runway, short films, feature films, music videos, theatre, promotional modeling and print.
Some of her most recent accomplishments are Co-Producing, Directing, Director Of Photographer and Post Production for CJack Run Networks: Visionary Minds- Inspirational Woman Of Syracuse, Inspirational Men Of Color In Syracuse, Survivors & Broadway Comes To Syracuse: Disney Presents The Lion King, Visionary Minds Presents: Syracuse’ Stage’s Wizard of Oz, Visionary Minds- Cny Film Documentary, Visionary Minds- Up On Sugar Hill Teaser, Welcome to Turbo Bocce Video (Host & Editor) & How to Play Turbo Bocce (Host & Editor), Mo’s Pitt BBQ commercial (Co-Wrote as well). Lillith in “Lillith” for Mad Angel Films, Patrice in “Manners Matter”, Lisa in “Look Mom & Dad” all 3 were short films. Nurse Joanee in “12 Days Of God”, Mina in “De Ja Vu” for Mad Angel Films, a Publicist and Behind The Scenes Photographer for “Priest-The Lost Son’s ” trailer, Sharon in Syracuse University’s short film “Dessert”, Makeup Artist for “Still Life With Family”, the Duchess in Sage Cat Media’s “A.K.A. Alice”, Background in the Feature Film “Wolves”, Background in the Ron Pearlman’s Feature Film “Asher”, Background in “Mountain” starring Jeff Goldblum, Hailey in the web series Tarot- The Arcane Chronicles, “Joney” in Man with Dog teaser, “Nerd Betty” in the comedy “Dammit Man”, a Detective in “Da Citi” Feature Film, a Corporate Video for Otto Media, Principal in Mo’s Pit BBQ commercial, Principal in Cole’s Collision commercial, Principal in CitiPress Commercial, Supporting in Peppino’s commercial, Principal in Mooradian’s Furniture Commercial, Background in Fountainscape Commercial and Principal in ” I Love NY app” Commercial.
Michelle had trained with Robert Russell in 1 on 1 sessions for over a year. Currently she is on her 8th Screenwriting class with Jeremy Garelick. DiBernardo has taken an online Theatre and Globalization class. Other recent training she has recently taken are with Dave Barry for Teleprompter, James Cravero for Voiceover, Dennis “LA” White, Tom Logan and Ryan Glorioso.