“I never had the dream of becoming a producer, it happened to me, it came to me. And I am a firm believer in when things come to you and keep coming to you and come to you with ease maybe it’s something you should look into and accept and lean into.”
Welcome Back to Nothing Shines Like Dirt Episode 68. Elise and Lesley sit down with Actor/Producer Natalie Britton. They discuss her production company Queen’s Gambit Films, building women’s resumes and raising kids…the production.
Natalie is an Actor/Producer originally from Dublin, Ireland where she obtained a BA in International Business & Languages at Dublin City University. She subsequently received a full scholarship to study acting for 3 years at ALRA Drama School in London and worked there for a few years before moving to L.A. As an actor, recent TV & Film credits include NCIS:LA, Fuller House, Doubt, Girlboss and a lead role in In Vino (opposite Ed Asner). She began producing in 2017 and since then she has produced several multi award winning short films including Sam Did It (Dominic Burgess, Alfred Molina), The Gleaner (Harry Lennix, Eric Simonson) and Egg Day (Mindy Cohn, Grasie Mercedes) Thus far, she has produced 15 shorts, a pilot & a digital series and last year formed her own female driven production company "Queen's Gambit Films" with partner, Kate Hamilton. They focus on Championing new voices and empowering filmmakers to share their brave, unique perspectives. They are currently in development on their first feature and half hour pilot.