BROOKE LEWIS BIO
A native of Philadelphia, the vivacious and versatile Brooke Lewis has made an impact as an actress, producer, TV personality and author. Brooke relocated to New York, where she began her professional career. Her first major taste of the limelight came from Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding – the Off-Broadway hit comedy- in which she played the “prima donna” bridesmaid Donna Marsala. Brooke would also find success on-screen, appearing in The Rules (For Men), A Packing Suburbia and Pride & Loyalty. She headed west – to Hollywood. There, she would create Philly Chick Pictures, an endeavor designed to increase opportunities in front of the camera, as well as behind it. Since making the move, Brooke has had roles in, or on, several projects, including, Quintuplets, Mafiosa, Break, Gerald, Dahmer Vs. Gacy, The Mourning, Starship: Rising, Starship: Apocalypse and Lazarus Apocalypse. Some of this firecracker’s impressive producing credits include: Broken Angel (co-producer), Kinky Killers (actress/co-executive producer), iMurders (actress/executive producer), Sinatra Club (actress/producer) and Slime City Massacre (actress/co-producer).
In 2009, Brooke launched the Ms. Vampy TV/talk show/web series, in which she created, starred and produced. In 2011, Brooke followed with the teen smash hit TV/talk show/web series Ms. Vampy’s Tween Tawk, Teen Tawk & In Between Tawk, which won the Honolulu Film Awards 2012 SILVER LEI AWARD, the coveted 18th Annual Communicator Awards (2012) AWARD OF DISTINCTION for Social Responsibility and Los Angeles Film Awards May 2017 INSPIRING WOMAN IN A FILM AWARD and in 2014, Ms. Vampy’s Love Bites won the Honolulu Film Awards BEST TV PILOT AWARD. In 2016, she followed the series with the young adult book Ms. Vampy’s Teen Tawk: There’s A Lotta Power In Ya Choices, which hit #1 New Release in both Social Situations and Self-esteem on Amazon Kindle and was the WINNER of the Paris Book Festival Awards 2017 Young Adult Book and New York Book Festival Awards 2017 Honorable Mention Young Adult Book.
Among her many accolades, she was honored by Screamqueen.com as SCREAM QUEEN OF THE MONTH November 2008. She graced the October 2009 Cover of SCARS MAGAZINE with iMURDERS Co-star Tony Todd. “VOGUE for Horror Fans” GOREZONE MAGAZINE chose her as their celebrity GOREMATE August 2010. Brooke was honored by the B MOVIE GOLDEN COB AWARDS 2010 for BEST SCREAM QUEEN of 2009. Brooke won the PollyGrind Film Festival 2011 BEST ACTRESS IN A SHORT FILM AWARD and the Action On Film International Film Festival 2011 honored her with the prestigious WRITE BROTHERS EXCELLENCE IN FILM AND VIDEO AWARD. Brooke gratefully graced the October 2014 Cover of TALENT MONTHLY MAGAZINE. Zed Fest Film Festival 2016 awarded her the prestigious MARY PICKFORD AWARD, which honors ‘Women In Film’ who both act and produce. Mediterranean Film Festival honored her with BEST ACTRESS AWARD Winter 2016. 2017 has proven to be an incredible awards year, as she won the prestigious Actors Awards BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA, West Coast Film Festival GRACE KELLY GOLD ACTOR AWARD and CHAPLIN GOLD FILM AWARD BEST ACTRESS, NYC Indie Film Awards BEST ACTRESS, Hollywood Walk Of Fame Film Festival BEST LEADING ACTRESS AWARD, Los Angeles Movie Awards HONORABLE MENTION AWARD 2017, Accolade Global Film Competition AWARD OF MERIT SPECIAL MENTION ACTRESS: LEADING, International Independent Film Awards DIAMOND AWARD ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE, Los Angeles Film Awards SPECIAL MENTION ACTRESS AWARD and Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival AWARD OF RECOGNITION BEST ACTRESS.
Inspired by her teen talk show, Brooke went back to school in 2011 and became an award-winning Board Certified Life Coach and Dating Coach and Expert. She has done writing, speaking and TV segments in media such as CBS2 KCAL9 Los Angeles, San Diego Living CW6, CBS 8 Las Vegas Now, Fox 5 Vegas, AM Buffalo, FOX 29 Philadelphia, John Kerwin Live, AfterBuzz TV, Pop Trigger TV, Brandi Glanville Unfiltered, Huffington Post, She Knows, Your Tango, Dirty And Thirty, Girls Life, Her Campus, Woman’s Day, Female First and Meet Mindful. She is also known as the sassy Co-host on the dating talk show Breaking Dating. In August 2016, her book Coaching From A Professed Hot Mess was published and hit #1 New Release in both Etiquette and Guides & Advice on Amazon. This book was also the WINNER of the Beverly Hills Book Awards 2016 Self-help Motivational Book, London Book Festival Awards 2016 How-to Book and Independent Press Awards 2017 How-to Book. She has empowered women and men around the world, giving them knowledge they can use in their everyday lives and giving them the confidence they need to go after dating, love and their dreams. Her motto is…BE FEARLESS!
Following the success of her book, Brooke partnered with Rock n’ Roll Lifestyle Company Metal Babe Mayhem to brand and launch their ‘Rock Your Hot Mess’, ‘Ms. Vampy’ and ‘Scream Queen Brooke Lewis’ clothing lines. She was also branded with the hypoallergenic Makeup and Skincare Company TASH Cosmetics to launch their ‘Profess Your Hot Mess’ and ‘Ms. Vampy Girl’ makeup lines.
As if she is not busy enough, Brooke strongly believes in charity work that empowers women and young adults. She is active in several charities that support Breast Cancer and Anti-bullying and can be found feeding the Skid Row homeless at the Los Angeles Mission. She is also a proud Breaking The Chains Foundation (BTCF) Celebrity Ambassador. Brooke is a proud member of Women In Film and Film Independent. And, during football season (when she finally decides to take a break from working!), you will always find her at a sports bar cheering for the Philadelphia EAGLES!