Angela Gibbs - Marilyn
Angela Gibbs has a diverse history of accomplishments in the entertainment industry. She entered the business as a theater actor quickly moving into Television and film. Some of her current credits include; TV shows… Hacks, This Is Us, S.W.A.T. , 911 Lonestar, On My Block and films include Love Jacked, Straight Outta Compton, Stone Cold Christmas, Think Like A Man. Angela was also a series regular on Aaron McGruder’s, Black Jesus and is proud to join the cast in recurring role on the new Bounce series, Finding Happy. In the fall Gibbs will be joining the cast on the ABC series led by Gina Rodriquez, Not Dead Yet.
An acting coach, Gibbs worked with various A list actors on films like Birdman and The Revenant with Oscar winning with director, Alejandro Inarritu. She also coached on the Tupac biopic: All Eyes On Me, White Boy Rick and Antebellum to name a few.
Angela’s short film, Ties That Bind, won HBO’s Best Short Competition at Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival and aired on BET in the Best Short competition series. The film also won the Jury Award at the Pan African Film Festival. Angela directed a Ghanaian women’s empowerment documentary, Dare To Struggle, Dare To Win, and the film was chosen as the Opening Night event for the Pan African Film Festival in Los Angeles.