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Actor. Writer. Filmmaker. Activist.
Casey Hartnett is an actor, writer, filmmaker and activist based in NYC & Chicago. Her producing credits include “The Crash” (2017, starring Minnie Driver, John Leguizamo and Frank Grillo), “The Wedding” (2018, starring Nikhol Boosheri), and “I Want More, I Want Less” (2018 Tacoma Film Festival Best Screenplay). As an actor, she can currently be seen acting opposite Elizabeth Mitchell and James Ransone in the thriller “What We Found” on digital platforms as well as in the short film noir thriller “Sins” which is making its festival rounds. Casey will next be appearing in the cult horror film sequel “Terrifier 2”. She is the creator of two comedic web series tackling taboo women’s issues, “Period Drama” and “Unplugged” and is dedicated to telling honest female stories that combine her activism with storytelling. As an activist, Casey leads the NYC chapter for the non-profit organization #HappyPeriod, providing menstrual products to homeless and low-income communities in need. She also volunteers with Film Fatales on their events, fundraising and outreach teams and serves as their video editor. Casey spends her free time traveling and honing her travel blog, Women Around the World, in which she interviews local women from the places she travels to.
Features and Interviews:
The Girl With the Red Hair July Play Review
The Girl With the Red Hair December Review
A Sit Down with Casey Hartnett - Play Interview
The Girl With the Red Hair Interview with Zachary Steele
The Girl With the Red Hair Interview with Robert Massimi
New York Times
Women and Hollywood
Events and Fundraising teams, video editor. Film Fatales advocates for parity in the film industry by supporting a community of filmmakers of all marginalized genders.
Honorary Board Member and Ambassador for the NYC chapter, collecting menstrual products for homeless and low-income people with periods.
Volunteer with us!
Ask about the 2017 bike tour from Brooklyn to the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research Conference in Atlanta!
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