She may play an evil matriarch on “Riverdale,” but actress Nathalie Boltt is nothing like her character on the hit CW show.
This badass mama is all about female empowerment, and is encouraging more girls and women to follow their passions and break into the film industry.
Boltt, who portrays the notorious Penelope Blossom, comes from a writing and directing background. Most recently, she directed a music video for local band The Strange. The video, entitled “Doll of Torture”, stars Vancouver-based dancer Micaela Nyland, who choreographed the dance herself.
Boltt was also front and centre on the set of “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,” where she shadowed fellow female director Maggie Kiley.
Watch the full interview to hear her tips for getting your work noticed, and why she thinks it’s important for women to step up and be heard.