Sara Antonio is a Southeast-based actress who works in film (recently starring in Other Versions of You, a romance/adventure film shot in Iceland, France and Tennessee, andin the upcoming faith-based drama The Reason – alongside Academy Award winner Louis Gossett Jr. and Tatyana Ali, as well as acting in leading and supporting roles in films such as Hallmark’s Christmas at Graceland; Lifetime’s Night Nurse and Locked In; Hot Summer Nights; and Everyday Yeti, a selection for the Festival de Cannes), television (including appearances on Watchmen, The Resident, Nashville, House of Cards, The Inspectors and the mini-series AHA), commercials (with national campaigns for Geico, DIRECTV, Zaxby’s, Valvoline, Cox Communications and KALA, a Bush’s Beans brand, among others). Sara has a background in theater, with memorable roles including Rachel Brown in Theatre Jacksonville’s production of Inherit the Wind and Clarisse McClellan in The 5 & Dime’s production of Fahrenheit 451.
In addition, she is a graduate of the University of Virginia, and has a master’s degree in communications from the University of Florida. Sara is a native of Fort Myers, Fla. Her father is from Jamaica and of Lebanese decent – the source of Sara’s distinctive green almond-shaped eyes.