Awarded Best Actress in Sunset Strip Crime 


Elsa and Fred photo


Deanna is and Actress and Producer who has recently also been wearing the Directors hat in a few short films.  Born to a family of 6, grew up with 4 brothers and one other sister in a small town called Vallejo CA. Known for NCIS New Orleans (2016), Elsa & Fred (2014), iKllr (2014), Dragula (2014), #1 Cheerleader Camp (2010), Entourage (2010) . She graduated from Sacramento State University, moved to FL for a job and in the middle of life she went on an audition and booked her first role! At that point the world turned and she packed up and moved to New Orleans to begin her career. In July 2017 she will be relocating to Atlanta, sharing a home in both NOLA and Atlanta.

She owned her own dirt bike until she discovered that boys liked clean girls so she slowly let go of the tomboy side and embraced  her feminine side. She began acting late in life, after running 2 restaurants and working many other types of jobs. After her 1st audition which she booked, she knew that this was for her and so she set out to learn the business. She lives in New Orleans, LA . 

 She began in New Orleans and has books a lot of work in the South East region. One of her biggest dreams is to land a great role in the UK or Ireland as that is where her ancestors are from and she fell in love with those Countries on one of her many trips across the pond.

Deanna is a budding filmmaker too, with 2 web series launched, one more in the oven with a total of 17 short films under her belt. She is the President of Outlook Productions, you can view some of her work here: and

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© Deanna Meske 2013