ACTOR / WRITER / COMEDIAN
A Rhode Island native, Becca Hurd now lives in Chicago, IL. Becca received her BFA in Acting and her BA in Cinema and Television Arts from Elon University. She then went on to receive her MFA in Writing for Performance from the acclaimed National Institute of Dramatic Arts in Sydney, Australia, sharing an alma mater with the likes of Cate Blanchett, Baz Luhrmann and many others.
Becca has performed stand-up comedy across the world, most notably opening for Colin Jost of SNL fame. She has toured her self-written one-woman show,
The Other Side of 25, internationally. In 2016, Becca received the Best Actor Award at Trinity Film Festival for her short film, STAY & RUN, which she co-wrote and produced with film partners Liam Hall and Chris Carter. Becca has also trained with and performed improv at the iO Theater, CIC, The Annoyance Theater and The Second City. She is proudly represented by Gray Talent Group.