“You’re Only as Beautiful a Your Last Good Deed” – Clarissa Burt
Clarissa Burt is an award-winning actress, international media personality/producer/director, writer, author, public speaker and super model. With hundreds of television and film credits to her name, this Who’s Who of International and American Women brings over 30 years of entertainment industry experience in both International and American markets. Clarissa was recently awarded the Certificate of Global Honor by the University of Pune, India and the “Women of Excellence” Award by the Women’s Economic Forum in Los Angeles.Special Mentions: Ms. Burt’s extensive international social work garnered her two private audiences with Pope John Paul II. As a women’s advocate and a leader of social change for a new standard of living, Clarissa was instrumental as Ambassador to the United States for the Walking Africa campaign that awarded African Women the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011. Clarissa is the first American to present at the Kremlin and be on the front page of a Russian newspaper.
Currently: Clarissa is CEO/Founder of In the Limelight multi-media platform for women entrepreneurs. The In the Limelight Media mission aims to elevate the position and condition of women entrepreneurs globally both personally and professionally, providing educative, entertaining, and empowering content. The platform consists of:
*Live Streaming Video – FB Live – YouTube Live – Periscope Live
*On-Demand TV– Apple TV – Roku – Chromecast – Amazon Fire – Boxcast TV – SharenodeTV – In the Limelight Website
*Podcast – InspiredNewsRadio.com/ITunes, Google Play where she interviews knowledgeable entrepreneurs and prominent thought leaders.
*Magazine Portal – Issuu.com
Back Story: At 18, Clarissa signed with the Wilhelmina Modeling Agency in Manhattan. Soon after she moved to Milan and quickly began appearing on hundreds of magazine covers such as Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, and Cosmopolitan. Known as one of the top 30 runway girls in the world in the ‘80s, Clarissa graced the most important designer catwalks in Milan, Rome, Paris, New York, and Japan. Soon after, she would be called by global cosmetic houses such as Revlon, Dior, and Carita’, Helena Rubenstein and was chosen as “The Face” for Orlane Cosmetics for 10 years.
Cinema: Clarissa has performed in over 20 movies and can be remembered in award-winning films such as Warner Brother’s “The Never Ending Story, part II,” where she played the Mean Queen “Xayide” and as Giulia in the Italian production “Caruso Pascosky di Padre Polacco”. Starring in hundreds of television shows, Clarissa quickly became a household name in Italy.
Television Producer: Clarissa added television producer to her credits in 1999. Clarissa Burt Media Group founded in Italy began with productions that included the nationally broadcast three-hour live broadcast of the Miss Universe Pageant, “The World Sports Awards”, “Quizzauto” and “Behind the Scenes with The Miss” all garnering her various coveted media awards internationally.
Movie Producer: Clarissa is Associate Producer and actor on the Wishman Movie 2019 worldwide release.
Beauty Expert: A leading authority on beauty, image, and self-esteem, “Good Morning, Italy” called upon Clarissa to host the popular beauty segment, “Clarissa Suggests.” Clarissa Burt Hair extensions and accessories and Clarissa Burt Beauty Facial cremes were successfully launched on Home Shopping Network Italy.
Beauty Editor: Clarissa has been the Beauty Editor for such international publications as The LA Fashion Magazine, Fashion Faces, and Runway. You can find her articles also in The Huffington Post, Supermodels Unlimited, Bella Petite, and Discover Phoenix to name a few.
The Italian Gluten-Free Gastronomy Cookbook – The Art of Preparing and Savoring Gluten-Free Meals due for released March 2018
Italiana Cucina Naturale Senza Glutine – EIFIS Editore launched in Italy July of 2019
The Self-Esteem Regime targeting Clarissa's signature “Look Good, Feel Good, Be Good and Greater Good” philosophy due for release December 2019
“Nice is the new cool” – Clarissa Burt