2021 Highlights (thus far): Offered and accepted the role of "Eve" in the tv pilot "The Undesirables". Stay tuned for further details!

 

2020 Highlights: Well, what can I say? It's been a year. I was blessed to release my second children's book entitled "Different is Beautiful". Check it out: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1946044822

 

Appropriate quote to sum up this year: "I thought 2020 would be the year I get everything I want. Now I know 2020 is the year I appreciate everything I have." - Author Unknown

 

2019 Highlights:  It's all about women! Filmed a trailer for the feature Revolution '69 that was entered into "Women Making a Scene" competition.

 

Also, check out my interview with Meeting Venus!

 

https://www.meetingvenus.com/2019/11/PENELOPE-LAGOS.html?m=1

 

2018 Highlights: Shoots for 9West IG, Commercials for various NJ studios, Fitness print shoot for Amazon and Momentum Solar. Much of the year has been spent promoting my children's book and doing events, press and school visits. Acting update?  Check out my new headshots!

 

2017 Highlights: Local commercial for Power Knee, print shoot for Easy Spirit, another program in NJ for Effective Arts and the teasers for the Web Series,"The Deplorables"  released. My debut children's book "I Miss My Best Friend" has been published. Check it out: http://amzn.to/2xCilK4. For more detailed info please visit the "Author's Corner" tab on my site.

 

2016 Highlights: Had the opportunity to shoot the Spring campaign for a new shoe line called Klik. Check them out www.Klikfootwear.com. Worked on a promo spot for the Grammy's with beauty blogger Dulce Candy. Several projects for Tristar Studios and a photoshoot for 9 West Australia.

 

2015 Highlights: The year started off on the fast track. Ned Rifle was accepted and screened at The Berlin Film Festival. It is now available on Vimeo and limited release throughout the US. The Jersey Devil screened at The Ridgewood Film Festival and was released to all outlets and on demand Oct. 27th. Commercial shoot for a new start up My Conscience My Choice, print ad for Remac Group, new fit clients added to the roster and participated in another Effective Arts improv show.

 

2014 Highlights: Ned Rifle premiered with great success at The Toronto Film Festival in Sept. The short film I was in "Wish You Were", screened at The Golden Door Film Festival in JC and was accepted into The Big Apple Film Fest in Nov. The Jersey Devil, where I play the lead role "Tori LaSalle" made its world premiere at a packed Landmark Lowes Theater in Jersey City and has won Best Comedy Feature at The Downbeach Film Festival.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 2011: I received the award for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy at The Downbeach Film Festival for my role in "Stuck in the Middle". The film received Best Feature in its category. Congratulations to the entire cast and crew!