Roney

Roney

Year

2019

Program

Cineplex Film Program - Directors' Lab

Biography

Roney is an award-winning actor, writer and director based in Toronto. She graduated from the Radio and Television Arts program at Ryerson University, where she won Best Actress at the 2014 Ryerson Film Festival and was nominated for Best Feature Script at the Television Arts and Radio Awards for her dark comedic script, Hey, Dad. After graduating, Roney created a semi- autobiographical webseries, Cheap Whine, and she wrote, directed and produced the short film, Glitter’s Wild Women, which screened at several film festivals in 2018, including the Toronto International Film Festival and Vancouver International Film Festival. Roney is currently developing Glitter’s Wild Women into a feature film.