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Sharnya Thomson Yates – CHOICE
Sharnya Thomson Yates
Writer | Producer | Co-Director | Actor | CHOICE
As an emerging writer, producer, director, Sharnya has drawn on her well established, diverse acting career including two feature films, five short films and a number of television commercials.She has also been able to draw on her experience in theatre production, professional singing and running her botanist business, Along with timely mentoring from the Women In Film & Television (WIFT) MentorHer coaching program.Sharnya proudly set up Little Arthur Tree Productions to enable the production of CHOICE and future projects where she is looking forward to pursuing directing so she can creatively deliver the messages of more impactful stories.