Sometimes I write things and then turn them into movies. Sometimes I act in them too.
Born to Canadian parents of Caribbean descent, Aisha grew up in Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada. She holds a Bachelor of Arts with specialized honours in Theatre from York University. She made her network television on Syfy’s 12 Monkeys and has since appeared in many network television and indie film projects. Her Short Film “Accidentals”, which she wrote, co - produced, and starred in (opposite "Orphan Black’s" Kevin Hanchard) is now touring the festival circuit and made its U.S. Premiere at Black Star Film Festival in Philadelphia. Past screenings include Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Fest, Cinemuskoka, Caribbean Tales, Montreal Black Film Festival, and many more. Accidental’s will make it’s last stop for the year at The Bahamas International Film Festival, Listed as Movie Maker’s 2018 Top 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the world
Recent appearances include the Canadian Premiere of Sarah DeLappe’s critically acclaimed Play “The Wolves” produced by The Howland Company at The Streetcar Crow’s Nest Theatre. Aisha has just completed a residency at the Toronto ACTRA Women’s Committee Short Film Script lab for her Short Film, ShoeGazer. Aisha Evelyna now resides in Toronto, and adore donuts and indie film.
  • Writer (2 Credits)
    SEAHORSE
    Screenplay
    ShoeGazer2019
    Short
  • Acting (1 Credit)
    ShoeGazer2019
    Short
Official Selection
ShoeGazer
Caribbean Tales Film Festival
Toronto
2020
Official Selection
ShoeGazer
Edmonton International Film Festival
Edmonton
2020
Official Selection
ShoeGazer
Mammoth Film Festival
Mammoth
2020
Special Jury Prize - Best New Voice
ShoeGazer
Canadian Film Festival
Toronto
2020
Official Selection
ShoeGazer
Female Filmmakers Fuse Film Festival
Los Angeles
2019
Official Selection
ShoeGazer
Silverwave Film Festival
Fredericton
2019
Official Selection
ShoeGazer
Montreal International Black Film Festival
Montreal
2019
Official Selection
ShoeGazer
Holly Shorts
Los Angeles
2019
College
York University
Theatre Specialized honours in Theatre Studies
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Sometimes I write things and then turn them into movies. Sometimes I act in them too.