Alyssa Thordarson is a film, tv, commercial, and theatre actor working in Chicago and Los Angeles.

You may have seen her guest-starring on NBC’s Chicago Med, in Fox’s Empire, Showtime’s The Chi, or in her long-running national Feeding America PSA, among others. Her screenwriting debut, in which she also stars, After (A Love Story) is playing festivals nationwide. She loves animals, performing Shakespeare, and writing poetry.