Russo, Deanna

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Russo, Deanna


Born in NJ; daughter of Ed Russo (an environmental consultant). Education: Studied acting.


Agent—Defining Artists, 100 Universal City Plaza, Suite 2000, Universal City, CA 91608; Paradigm, 360 North Crescent Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Manager—Himber Entertainment, 211 South Beverly Dr., Suite 208, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.


Actress. Appeared in advertisements.

Awards, Honors:

Berkeley Film Festival Award, best actress, 2003, for Dirt on Leaves.


Film Appearances:

Voice of high school student, Mimi wo sumaseba (anime; also known as If You Listen Closely and Whisper of the Heart), Toho Company and Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 1995.

Whitney's friend, Virgins, Gas Film Lodging, 2001.

Allison, Dirt on Leaves, Category 5 Productions, 2003.

Claire, A Moment of Clarity (short film), 2003.

Diza, The Food Chain: A Hollywood Scarytale (short film), Talk of the Town Productions, 2005.

Tracy Kress, Rest Stop (also known as Rest Stop: Dead Ahead), Warner Home Video, 2006.

Rebecca, Believers, Warner Bros., 2007.

Film Work:

Additional voices, Kurenai no buta (anime; also known as Crimson Pig, Porco rosso, Porco rosso—O ultimo heroi romantico, and Punainen sika), Studio Ghibli/Tokuma Shoten, 1992, Manga Films, 1994, dubbed version released by Buena Vista Home Video.

Director and producer, A Taste of Kream (short film), 2007.

Television Appearances; Series:

Host, The Underground, LA36 (Los Angeles), 2005-2007.

Dr. Logan Armstrong, The Young and the Restless (also known as Y&R, The Innocent Years, Atithasa niata, Les feux de l'amour, Schatten der Leidenschaft, and Tunteita ja tuoksuja), CBS, beginning 2007.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Serena, Ghost Voyage, Sci-Fi Channel, 2008.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Person at a club, "Lost Night," Noah Knows Best, Nickelodeon, 2000.

Eve, "Centennial Charmed," Charmed, The WB, 2003.

Lori Kyman, "Unbearable," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (also known as C.S.I., CSI, CSI: Las Vegas, CSI: Weekends, and Les experts), CBS, 2005.

Laura Jeffries, "Stealing Home," CSI: NY (also known as CSI: New York, CSI: New York 2, C.S.I. New York, C.S.I.: New York, and C.S.I.: NY), CBS, 2006.

Ashley, "Leap of Faith," Navy NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (also known as Naval CIS, Navy CIS, Navy NCIS, NCIS, and NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service), CBS, 2007.

Brooke Bartholomay, "Little Boys," How I Met Your Mother, CBS, 2007.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Sarah Graiman, Knight Rider, NBC, 2008.

Television Work; Series:

Coproducer, The Underground, LA36 (Los Angeles), 2005-2007.

Stage Work:

Director, Hidden Mandala, Orlando International Fringe Festival, Orlando, FL, 2002.



Deanna Russo,, January 2, 2008.