Burbank Teen Actress Directs First Film


Critically acclaimed teen actress Kari Irwin just completed her first motion picture as Director.  The film, “Open Hands” is a love triangle drama and stars Brazilian heart throb and super star Federico DeVito.  Director Kari Irwin and star Federico Devito  were participants in a New York Film Acadamy at Universal Studios, Los Angelessummer film making program.  The film is a student short and film and festival eligible.

Kari Irwin

Kari Irwin has already appeared in three films and several stage plays. She is also attached to two feature film projects set to go to camera later this year.   This was her first time directing and “…the experience was exhilarating” said Kari Irwin.  She took some time off from her current assignment as Teen Ambassador for the 2011 Burbank International Film Festival where amongst her duties she conducted several on camera interviews of top celebrities on behalf of the Burbank Film Festival.  (SEE: www.burbankfilmfestival.org).  Further details for Kari Irwin can be found at:  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3006187/.

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