ACTRESS & WRITER
Daphne Macy is a New York based actress and writer.
Born in Israel and raised in both Israel and CT, Daphne has been drawn to storytelling from an early age and has always been writing in both English and Hebrew.
After obtaining her B.A. in Communications and Film from Tel Aviv University Magna Cum Laude, Daphne moved to New York to attend the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.
Since moving to New York, Daphne has starred in various plays and films, has been writing and producing her own work, and has collaborated with various acting and writing collectives.
Her work has been the official selections of festivals and programs such as CineWomen Magazine, The 72 Hour Shootout, NYCLife (channel 25), Chicago Blow Up Art House Festival, NewFilmmakers NYC, the Strasberg Alumni Film Festival, the Playwriting Collective, Rhapsody Collective, and CrossingsTV. She was also a semifinalist for Playwrights Realm's Writing Fellowship and for the Premiere Play Festival.
Since 2017, Daphne has also been part of the reviewing committee for the DC Short Film Festival. She was also a guest curator for NewFilmmakers NYC.