Caitlin is a Brit-American actress, writer and director. She began acting professionally at the age of seventeen, when she played Susan in the television mini-series ‘A Legend to Ride’. Since then she has worked on both sides of the Atlantic in TV, film, theatre and radio.
As a writer she has developed screenplays, treatments and television episodes for Ross Media, Bolingbroke Productions, and Lightworkers Media. Most recently she was a staff writer on The History Channel’s ‘The Bible’. In 2011, her first play ‘Einstein and Mileva’ ran Off-Broadway at The Clurman Theatre. Her second play ‘The Getaway’ was produced at The Orange Tree Theatre, London as part of the play series ‘Unrivalled Landscape’. Her short plays have been performed across London, at the Arcola, the Pleasance, the Orange Tree and Southwark Playhouse. In 2013, Caitlin wrote and directed the web comedy series ‘Wimpole Street’, now out on Blip TV.
Caitlin is a proud member of BAFTA, BEA, AEA and SAG-AFTRA. For more information please see Caitlinshannon.com