The Savvy Assistant Podcast Episode 7 – Interview with Alli Trussell & Amanda Bullis of Assisted Living the Series.
Alli Trussell • Creator, Executive Producer, Bridget
Alli Trussell is a Texas born, New York based actress, writer, producer… and recovering assistant. She has a BFA in Drama from the University of Oklahoma where she performed at the Kennedy Center and in the Oklahoma premiere of Marina Carr’s By the Bog of Cats. She’s a producer at Sanguine Theatre Company, where she has brought 10 plays and 6 world premieres to fruition in the past four years. Her work as an actress has been seen in several Off and Off-Off Broadway productions in NYC as well as film festivals across the Northeast. She’s an expert Google stalker and signature forger. She knows a lot of SSN’s.
Amanda Bullis • Creator, Executive Producer, Jo
Amanda Bullis is a New Jersey native, actor, and recovering personal assistant. Before becoming an actor, Amanda studied documentary filmmaking under Emmy Award-winning editor Dena Seidel. She loves bringing a DIY mentality to filmmaking and has definitely been a lone camera on a research vessel at sea. Docs she’s worked on have premiered at the Smithsonian in Washington and aired on PBS. As an actor, Amanda has worked with emerging filmmakers on projects on the web, as well as films that have been short listed for the Oscars, and most recently worked on the Nicholas Cage flick, Inconceivable. As the assistant to the CEO of a hotel group, she has worked from hotels and homes around the world and has picked up more than her fair share of dog and baby poop.