|Date:||October 5, 2022 1:00 pm|
|Location:||The DJ Sessions Virtual Studios|
Katie Chonacas is a globally outstanding Greek-American actor with over two decades of experience in the Hollywood entertainment industry. She began her career as a classically trained actor, model, poet, producer, painter, and philanthropist at an early age. Katie rapidly gained a reputation for her natural beauty and went on to work for prominent companies. Her modeling career quickly led her to Los Angeles, where she relocated full-time and discovered a true love for acting.
After dominating in modeling, appearing on television, and working with famous stars in cinema. Katie opted to pursue her love of music, and landed a deal with 50 Cent and G-Unit, superstars in the music industry, and went on tour with them throughout Spain and South Africa. She also starred in a number of popular music videos, like P!nk’s “Who Knew”, Hilary Duff’s “Stranger” and The Chemical Brothers’ “The Golden Path”, to add to the list..
She made her television debut on CBS’s CSI: NY, Cold Case, FX Network’s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Law & Order SVU to name a few. She appeared in films such as Jessica Simpson’s Major Movie Star and Morgan Freeman and Antonio Banderas’ The Code, as well as a sensual scene with Nicolas Cage in Werner Herzog’s Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans.
Katie works as a professional voice over actor specializing in cartoon animation voices with her branded name Cartoon Katie. She brought to life characters such as Soup from Minecraft: Story Mode – Season 2, Georgia as Nancy Drew’s best friend. Katie has a raspy golden voice such as Emma Stone, Scarlett Johansson, Demi Moore. She aims to be on the pulse of all the brands and upcoming brands in the voiceover commercial industry.
Couples Therapy, a globally acclaimed lockdown improv comedy web series was created in the beginning of March 2020. Katie directed and produced the web series which is in numerous International Film Festivals, the web series has received over 27 official selections, 17 Best New Media & Best Web Series so far. Katie has also received 4 Best Actor & Best Director honors for her performance in the show.
Chonacas is an artist utilizing the blockchain technology and author who published the first “love poem” on the blockchain, along with the original polaroids from artist Robert Sturman. The poetry book, A Lover’s Fairytale, was composed between 2004 and 2012 as a reflection of her experiences while traveling across the world. It aspires to empower you through art’s words, allowing you to adapt, transform, and improve your own life. She will also be releasing her actor book, titled “Thee Actor… My Greatest Love Thus Far”
Chonacas started a popular podcast titled “She’s All Over The Place”. It didn’t take long for it to become a successful podcast, with over 700 downloads per episode and over 4000 monthly. “She’s All Over the Place” podcast is about business in the entertainment industry, as well as the arts, culture, education, and mental health. Some notable guests are Dr. John Jaquish, a scientist (who works with Tony Robbins), and Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, the multi billionaire female CEO of ECOS.
Katie formed the production company, The Sophisticated Psychos, a duo with Nicky Scorpio. The Sophisticated Psychos create one-of-a-kind music and web series with a distinct flavor. Their music and beats contain scientifically validated solfeggio healing frequencies, ensuring that listeners not only love the music but also feel better, resulting in a positive ripple effect. Additionally, Katie released her debut album Dreamland 1111, under her artist name “Saint Kyriaki”.
A number of blockchain-related conferences, namely Metanoise: FutureShape 360 Denver, San Diego NFT, NFT Connect Austin, NFT Expoverse LA invited her to speak on a variety of topics, including the psychology of blockchains, mental health, and film3. At PODFEST 2022, she spoke about NFT Podcasts and onboarded podcasters to the Web3, making her a well-known figure in the podcasting community.
During the prestigious NFT.NYC, Katie organized several NFT special events for SoHo Technique x WeDream and RAD – Hollywood 3.0. In addition, she curated artists to showcase their artworks and brought sponsorships and brand deals to NFT Expoverse LA and Metanoise – FutureShape360 Denver. Numerous exhibitions featured Katie’s artwork this year:
Stratosphere NFT.NYC Art Exhibition 2022 FigureGlyphs – SearchLight Atelier & Gallery in Cryptovoxels Art Celebration Celebrating Mental Health and Healing by Healing Together AR Exhibition SXSW 2022 by SearchLight, Mint Gold Dust, and Illust Space DOMANCE 2022, The World’s First Immersive NFT Dome Art Exhibition The Mirror Towers Launch Party 2022 ETH Denver 2022 MetaverseRadio
Chonacas, a Renaissance person and Quantum Thinker, is also recognized for her generosity having donated to charities including Children International, Team in Training, Eva’s Heroes, The Brightest Star Foundation, and Love Cures Cancer. She’s also made two public service announcements: one for Pantene Pro V, in which she gave eight inches of her hair, and the other for the BP Oil Spill. She worked on the original TV show Noble Exchange for Halogen TV, a social-justice television network, in the summer of 2010. She is a strong supporter of women’s empowerment, mental health, and environmental protection. Indeed, her vision is evident in all of her works.