Mashka Wolfe is currently in production as a lead in the science fiction web series Lifelike, which follows a sentient android in a futuristic dystopian society. Most recently she appeared as a co-star on the network show Jane the Virgin and had a role in the horror comedy feature Natural Born Filmmakers.
Mashka got her BA in Theater Arts with a concentration in Acting, as well as a BA in Fine Art Photography from the University of California Santa Cruz. She has been able to blend her skills in acting and photography in her YouTube channel, Geeks Outside, producing over 40 videos in the past 2 years . Mashka writes, shoots, and edits almost all of her videos, which range in topic from video games and science fiction to Japanese culture and her interest in fuzzy creatures.
She is also a member of the Actors’ Gang, a theater company based in Culver City and spearheaded by Academy Award winning actor Tim Robbins. The company focuses on new and classical productions in their unique style of theater based on Commedia del’Arte. Mashka recently performed in the company’s workshop production of Lysistrata.
Having emigrated to the United States with her family when she was five years old, Mashka is fluent in both English and Russian, speaking without an accent in both languages. In her free time she enjoys drawing and painting and can work in naturalistic and graphic styles. In the late afternoon you can often find her hiking her favorite trail in Runyon Canyon Park.