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Television

Emergence

Co Star

Dir. Leslie Hope

Orange is the New Black

Guest Star

Dir. Nicole Holofcener

Personal Injury Court

Guest Star

Dir. Claudia Gonzales

Star w/ Evan Ross

Co-Star

Dir. Scott Peters

The Passage

Co Star

Dir. Jason Ensler

The father (Pilot)

Lead

Dir. Claudia Gonzales

Homicide Hunters

Guest Star

Dir. Jeff Woods

Bloodlands

Guest Star

Dir. Scott Thigpen

Golden (TV Pilot)

Series Regular

EUE/Screen Gems Studios

Caso Cerrado

Guest Star

NBC/Telemundo Studios

Sins & Secrets

Guest Star

Dir. Jeff Woods

Let's Stay Together

Guest Star

Dir. Leonard R. Garner

It's Supernatural

Guest Star

Dir. Wes Llewellyn

Noticiero Telemundo

Guest Star

Telemundo

FILM

Made in America (Short)

Lead

Dir. Armida Lopez

A Question of Faith w/ Kim Fields

Lead Supporting

Dir. Kevan Otto

The Leisure Seeker W/ Helen Mirren

Supporting

Dir. Paolo Virzì

Redeemed W/ Keshia Knight Pulliam

Supporting

Dir. Ty Manns

My Brother's Keeper

Supporting

Dir. Kevan Otto

The Plug

Supporting

Amanda Llewellyn

Frag(Short)

Lead

Dir. Dave Pileggi

Triptych (Short)

Lead

Dir. Eaddy Mays

The Shoes

Supporting

Dir. Lana Read

The Shoes

Supporting

Dir. Lana Reed

Spin the Bottle

Supporting

Dir Camilo Diaz

Alvin and the Chipmunks

Supporting

Dir Walt Becker

Commercials/Print

List Upon Request

Theater

The 4th Annual Dingle Ball Sketchworks

Multiple Roles

Jen Kelley, Brian Bremer

Drive By Theatre Project

Multiple Roles

Chris Gray

The Social Sketchworks

Multiple Roles

Della Cole

Sketchworks Sketch your pants off

Multiple Roles

Brian Bremer

The life I want

Janice

Powder Springs

Living Like a Teen

Graciela

Caracas

SIBR Animation Project

Emory University

Lead

TRAINING

Audition Intensive

Sara Mornel

Atlanta

Building The Physical Life Intensive

Tim Phillips

Atlanta

Master The Oncamera Audition ONGOING

Tim Phillips

Atlanta

SHERLOCK HOLMESING THE TEXT

Tim Phillips

Atlanta

Acting Workshop

Winsome Sinclair

Get Scene

On-Camera TV INTENSIVE

Kim Miscia Bowling/Miscia Casting

Actors Connection NY

Private Coaching

Eaddy Mays

Atlanta

Camera audition

Michael Cole

Atanta

Script Writing, Improv, Producing

Eaddy Mays

Atlanta

Scripts

Katelin Chesna

Atlanta Amaw

Auditioning Intensive

Mitchell Gossett

Get Scene- Grey Studios-Atlant

Commercials

Amy Gossels

New York

Private Coaching

Crystal Carson

Los Angeles

Commercials

Liz Lewis

New York

Scene Study

Ivanna Chubbuck

Los Angeles

Auditioning by Heart

Crystal Carson

Atlanta, GA

Breaking Down the Script

Victoria Spencer Smith

WIFTA

One-on-One Workshop

Amy Gossels

Shetler Studios (NYC)

Acting

Jackie Burch

Jackie Burch Studio

Ivana Chubbuck Method

Ghost

Revolutionist Acting Studio

Actors Intensive L.A.

Ricki Masslar L.A. / Robert Haas L.A

AEM

Acting- Ongoing

Dwayne Boyd

Premier Acting Studios

Acting

Rhavynn Drummer

Get Scene

Acting

George Pierre

Get Scene

Scene Breakdown

Andy Henry

Creative Studios

Private

Steve Coulter

Alliance theatre

Private

Robert Pralgo

Marietta, GA

Acting

Kristen Shaw

Atlanta, GA

SPECIAL SKILLS

Weapons

Dialects: Spanish, Indian,Arab

Fire Arms/Riffle/HandGun/ShotGun

Improv

Photographer

Power Tools

Roller Skate

Improv, General, Short Long

Rock Climbing

Able to cry on cue

Karen Valero. is Half Venezuelan and half Indian, She is Fluent in Spanish and able to speak with a Hispanic, Indian and Middle Eastern Accent she is also trained in firearms and Martial Arts. she studied Acting in Atlanta, New York, and los Angeles where she completed intensives with Acting coaches like Crystal Carson & Ivanna Chubbuck. Karen is well known for her lead role as Maria Hernandez on “A Question of Faith" also had the privilege to work as CAT on “Orange is the New Black” she Prodcuces and writes.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'4"

Weight: 135 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Black

Hair Length: Long

 

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