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Actress Alexis Rhee to attend the Beverly Hills Shorts Film Festival and premiere of the film “The Agency”

Alexis Rhee

The Actress, who won a SAG Award for “Outstanding Performance by a Cast Member” for her work in the movie CRASH (2004) has just been cast in MATA LEAO – THE LION KILLER

Los Angeles, CA –   Award-winning Actress Alexis Rhee (CRASH, 2004) will be among celebrities and Hollywood executives attending the 6th Annual Beverly Hills Shorts (film) Festival March 11 -13, 2011, Raleigh Studios, one of the first and the largest independent studio operator in the country.

Alexis Rhee (right) at breast cancer awareness event. Also picture is Actress Anne Beyer and Cancer Survivor Patty Wunsch Fish (far left) and son Andrew in background.

“I’m looking forward to attending the premiere of the movie, ‘The Agency,’ written and directed by Sam Schectman,” said Actress Alexis Rhee, who won a SAG Award for the blockbuster film, CRASH in 2004. “I’m also looking forward to networking and seeing friends from the film industry at the Beverly HillsShorts event.”

The Agency is a comedy tale of a man, adopted into a Korean family, who struggles to reconcile with human connection in a world of boundless and inexplicable technology. The premiere starts at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, March 12th, in the Wilshire Screening Room, 8670 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 112, Beverly Hills, CA

Rhee has recently been cast to costar in a new movie, MATA LEAO: THE LION KILLER, which begins filming in a few weeks. She will be acting opposite Graham Beckel (L.A. Confidental, Brokeback Mountain) and Joanna Sotomura (Madison County), in MATA LEAO: THE LION KILLER. Grey Damon (True Blood) from Friday Night Lights TV series.

Actress Alexis Rhee, whose long list of film credits include the blockbuster Oscar-winning Crash (2004); On the Rocks (2006), Norbit (2007) and The Things We Carry (2009), and hit TV shows such as Lost, ER and Gilmore Girls to name a few, is also an accomplished violinist. And she has been asked to compose music and the song for the MATA LEAO: THE LION KILLER.

Rhee starred as Kim Lee in the Oscar winning film Crash, starred as Geisha #1 in the film Blade Runner, and starred as Mrs. Ling Ling Wong, wife of Eddie Murphy’s character Mr. Wong, in the film Norbit. She also guest- starred in the season 13 episode “Heart of the Matter” of the TV show ER. Rhee is currently auditioning for several TV and movie roles and is putting finishing touches on her own original dramatic screenplay about a Jazz Pianist.
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Alexis Rhee please contact George Mc Quade, 818-340-5300 or 818-618-9229. PR@MayoCommunications.com.  or visit: IMDB.(http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0722224/filmoyear)

Actress Alexis Rhee signs with MAYO Communications for national publicity

 

Alexis Rhee

The Hollywood Actress won a SAG Award for “Outstanding Performance by a Cast Member,” for the movie, “CRASH” (2005) and is an established Violinist

 

Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 14, 2011— Actress Alexis Rhee, who’s long list of film credits include Norbit, Crash, Blade Runner and TV hit shows such as Lost, ER, Gilmore Girls, has signed with MAYO Communications, Los Angeles for national publicity.

“MAYO Communications is the perfect match, because they have that personal touch, which is hard to find in a big public relations agency,” said Actress Rhee, a Los Angeles native.

The award-winning actress and singer earned a Master of music degree at Manhattan School of Music. She began playing the violin at age five. Rhee studied the violin with Oscar Shumsky, while he was teaching at the Juilliard School of Music in New York. Rhee also studied improvisation, aerobics and Martial Arts. She speaks English and Korean and has performed roles with other Asian accents.

MAYO Communications is no stranger to entertainment clients handling most recently campaigns for international platinum Duo NUTTIN’BUT STRINGZ, who performed on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars and NBC’s America’s Got Talent;  Warrior Records’ Eddie Money, Benny Mardones and Crash Kelly;  2010 LA Femme Film Festival, a premier festival that focuses on women filmmakers, which honored  Actress Angela Bassett, (Green Lantern, 2012) Actress Angela Gainsay, NBC’s The Office, and MAMMOJAM 2010, a Dr. Susan Love breast cancer awareness benefit dance featuring “Dancing With The Stars” Louis Van Amstel and Jonathan Roberts with other Hollywood celebrities.

MAYO also has a proven track record with celebrity events launching TV dramas “Palmetto Point” with Jason Priestley to TV’s “Whittaker Bay,” in Wilmington, NC.  MAYO was also retained to create a social media and Online media buzz for The 1st Annual Noble Awards, Beverly Hills, where a dozen charities honored celebrities like Actor Morgan Freeman, Teri Hatcher, Annalynne McCord, Joel Madden, Nicole Ritchie and Pianist 12-year old Emily Bear for charity work. Film and TV production companies MAYO has worked with include: Reveille International, Universal Studios; Swirl Films, SC; H20 Productions, NC; All4MediaTV, Hollywood and Abu Dhabi, UAE, Wyatt Films, NY; Silver Rust Productions, LA, WWII Reflections Productions, Dublin, Ireland and MAZE Films, Brussels.

For more information about MAYO visit: http://www.mayocommunications.com.

ACTRESS ALEXIS RHEE FILMOGRAPHY BY THE YEAR:

  • Man Without a Head (2011) (post-production) [Actress …. Mimio]
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  • Stacy’s Mom (2010) [Actress …. Mrs. Takanakanushiawa]
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  • The Things We Carry (2009/I) [Actress …. Sunny]
  • The Adventures of Umbweki (2009) [Actress …. Yung Chi]
  • “The Shield: Money Shot (#7.3)” (2008) TV Episode [Actress …. Su Lee]
  • Eat (2008) [Actress …. Mrs. Cho]
  • The Seekers (2008) [Actress …. Olivia Bitano]
  • “Lost: D.O.C. (#3.18)” (2007) TV Episode [Actress …. Older Woman]
  • Deface (2007) [Actress …. Jeung-Un]
  • Norbit (2007) [Actress …. Mrs. Ling Ling Wong]
    … aka “Mad Fat Wife” – Japan (English title)
  • Because I Said So (2007) [Actress …. Maggie’s Masseuse]
    Next US airings Channels (2007) (V) [Actress …. Mother]
  • “ER: Heart of the Matter (#13.6)” (2006) TV Episode [Actress …. Mrs. Paik]
  • On the Rocks (2006) [Actress …. Katie]
  • “Night Stalker: The Sea (#1.7)” (2006) TV Episode [Actress …. Soo]
  • The Achievers (2006) [Actress …. Akira’s Mom]
  • Crash (2004/I) [Actress …. Kim Lee]
  • “10-8: Officers on Duty: Blood Sugar Sex Magik (#1.5)” (2003) TV Episode [Actress …. Weeping Wife]
  • “Gilmore Girls: Lorelai Out of Water (#3.12)” (2003) TV Episode [Actress …. Ho Kyung]
  • “Gilmore Girls: A Deep Fried Korean Thanksgiving (#3.9)” (2002) TV Episode [Actress …. Korean Relative #5]
  • The Visit (2002) [Actress …. Sujong’s mother]
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