Helenna Santos is an actor, writer, producer, and was the founder/editor-in-chief of Ms. In The Biz for its seven year run. She is a mix of Filipino/Russian/German heritage, and a US and Canadian dual citizen.
As an actor, she can be seen most recently in CW's The Flash, ABC's A Million Little Things and The Good Doctor as well as The Baby-Sitters Club on Netflix. Helenna currently stars in the female driven sci-fi/thriller feature film The Shasta Triangle as well as the adventure movie At Your Own Risk, both of which she produced under Mighty Pharaoh Films, the film production company she shares with her husband, Barry W. Levy. Helenna also works as a voice actor narrating audio books, animated characters, and commercial campaigns.
Her work as a contributing writer has been featured in MovieMaker Magazine, Backstage Magazine, Women and Hollywood, Film Inquiry, WeScreenplay, and BUST Magazine, and she can often be found on panels at conventions such as San Diego Comic-Con and has been interviewed by major press outlets including CNN.
Helenna has also completed her first book of poetry, A Long Dark Summer, anticipating a 2021 publication.