WHO IS LISA MICHELLE?
Lisa Michelle Cornelius is a Toronto-based actor, singer & producer with an international career in theatre, television, music & film.
This year, Lisa Michelle co-stars in the comedy series Band Ladies (Highball TV) and recently appeared in Star Trek: Short Treks (CBS) as Lt. Sarah alongside H. Jon Benjamin & Rosa Salazar. Fun fact for the Trekkie’s out there: Lisa Michelle’s character was the first Black “Trill” (a particular humanoid species) in Star Trek franchise history!
This fall, Lisa Michelle produced a short film about motherhood after miscarriage called Rainbow Baby and is also co-producing a paranormal drama series called The Fifth Dimension (in development). She is also one of the Executive Producers of a feature film in the works called Pattern, which is set to star Al St. Louis, Arlene Duncan, Nicole Power and Lisa Michelle herself.
Some of her other acting credits include Black Mirror (Netflix), Handmaid's Tale (CTV/Hulu) and How to Buy A Baby (CBC Comedy). As a musical theatre performer, Lisa Michelle starred in the first U.S. national tour of Godspell (Moonglow Prod./ Drayton Ent.) and performed as a shapeshifter in the award-winning production Obeah Opera by Nicole Brooks (Nightwood Theatre/Culchah Works).