I'm just a Florida girl all grown up and living out West (mostly). I'm passionate about social justice, comedy, and getting shit done. I've written, directed, and produced film and TV projects, created and produced my own podcast, and appeared as a performer on television and in theaters across the country. Sometimes I'm in commercials, often I'm in wigs. Plus, I love to coach fellow creatives on how to get their own shit done!
In my free time I like to snuggle my sullen teenaged pit bull and sing with Grammy-nominated indie music group,
Watch the trailer for my latest project as a writer, director, and producer! LADY PARTS is currently on the strange, rescheduled, pandemic festival circuit. We were lucky to have an incredible festival run last fall and winter, including being invited to 30+ film festivals and winning Best Narrative at Hollyshorts Film Festival and
Best Narrative Short at Tallgrass Film Festival.
LADY PARTS is a thoughtful, relevant, FUNNY glimpse into life on a typical male-dominated Hollywood set and explores what can happen when one hungry female actor is pushed to her breaking point.
"Rye’s humor and relatability makes her a standout, from her dancing in a tampon costume to her culminating monologue where she releases her anger onto the production team...[Lady Parts], thanks to the ending, will make you laugh while forcing you to think differently the next time you see something on television."
-The Emory Wheel