Actress, Writer, Producer
Michelle Krusiec is a Taiwanese-American actress, writer and producer. Krusiec was a Best Actress nominee in the Golden Horse Film Festival for her performance in Saving Face (2004). Written and directed by Alice Wu, Krusiec plays a closeted Chinese-American lesbian surgeon named Wilhelmina ‘Wil’ Pang juggling the demands of her girlfriend, Vivian (Lynn Chen) and pregnant mother (Joan Chen).
Krusiec also wrote, directed and performed a one-woman show titled Made in Taiwan that premiered in Los Angeles and in New York at the New York International Fringe Festival of Theater. She was the lead in the west coast production of the Broadway play Chinglish, written by Tony Award-winning playwright, David Henry Hwang.