Read my article in the January Vision issue of the W42ST Magazine. It was a thrill to be published and get to tell an exciting tale about fighting back against muggers.

Extra! Extra! I am now represented by the bi-coastal management company, Stein Entertainment Group. Simply elated to be working with powerhouse manager TJ Stein and his stellar team.

Loved working with the talented Tommy Norton on the set of THE DINNER PARTY directed by Jordan Andrew Collins. Stay tuned for this dark comedy on the festival circuit which is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

Thank you to Bob Celli, DelanoCelli Prods. for the chance to stretch my acting chops as a goth girl in his film, THE KEEPER. I had a great time being dark and unamused in this creepy black comedy.

What a night! The reading of my script, THE YELLOW CHIP, played to a SRO crowd at the Dramatists Guild as a part of the NYWIFT New Works Showcase. I was humbled by the reception it received and looking forward to continuing work on the feature.

Such fun spending time at the 2018 ITVFest ( in Vermont with fellow creator Liz Samuel ( I was so inspired meeting content creators and learned tons from the industry pros. Not to mention - the foliage was on point!

Headed back to Austin this year with my new script THE YELLOW CHIP which placed in the 2018 Austin Film Festival ( So thrilled by this honor and excited to be a part of this highly competitive script competition yet again.

THE YELLOW CHIP, my newest film script, is one of three pieces selected to be a part of the NYWIFT New Works Writers Showcase. Stay tuned for details about the reading coming up in December.

So flattered to be asked to lend my talents to the screenplay reading of The Demon Deep in Oklahoma by Lance Marshall. It's a compelling script and I felt lucky to stretch those acting chops with some super talented people.

TICK TOCK was one of six scripts selected to have a reading at the Austin Film Festival this past October! We performed to a standing room only crowd and got some great notices.

Listen to me dish on all things TICK TOCK on What's the Story with Maria. Maria Gentile hosted Team Tick Tock on Episode #20 of her podcast. Watch the Facebook Live replay or hear the podcast on Spreaker.

Supremely honored and excited to have my TICK TOCK pilot script accepted into the Austin Film Festival. This prestigious script competition is renowned in the industry as the festival for writers and my collaborators and I are thrilled to attend in October.

Get your history on! Watch Murder of a President on PBS, February 2 at 9PM. This is a fascinating docu-drama about President Garfield. Keep an ear out and you'll hear Cristina narrate several telegrams. Can you figure out which ones?

The TICK TOCK Sizzle is an official selection at the Katra Film Series in NYC on Wed, Jun 22. Cristina has been developing TICK TOCK, a fertility driven comedy, with Tiffany Hodges and Judy Jerome. Visit to hear the latest.

Cristina is honored and grateful to be a new member of New York Women in Film & Television. This organization supports women in the entertainment industry and energizes their careers through training, illuminating achievements and advocating for equity. Cristina is elated to be included.

TICK TOCK, the series, completed principle photography on its sizzle reel. This hysterical series about women navigating their biological clocks is deep in development. Learn more at

Come see a cabaret! Heather Villaescusa performs in What I Did For Love at Don't Tell Mama, 343 W 46 Street, Sept 20 @ 8PM and Sept 30 @ 7PM. Cristina sings back up and is loving every minute. Make your reservations here... .

Currently in development is Tick Tock, a new series. Cristina is creating and starring in this project with Tiffany Hodges and Judy Jerome. The first reading received rave reviews at New York Women in Film & Television. Follow the progress at

The premiere screening of THE MINIONS sold out less than 2 days and has been receiving amazing reviews. "Cristina Doikos in particular provides a satisfyingly textured performance as Sarah who more than holds her own as a perfect equalizer to the character of William. The fact that she is also rather fabulous on the eyes doesn't harm either."
- Review of THE MINIONS at the fifth dimension.

Cristina has improv in her pants! She continues to play around with the gang in Upright Citizens Brigade improv classes. Stay tuned for opportunities to watch her make it up on the spot.

Principal photography is underway on The Minions, a short film, directed by Jeremiah Kipp. Cristina performs alongside Lukas Hassel and Robin Rose Singer in this psychological thriller. Like us on Facebook to stay updated!

As a part of a fundraiser for The Fugitive Kind Theatre Company, Cristina lent her talents to a new adaptation of A Christmas Carol in a benefit performance. It was a wonderful night that raised funds for this remarkable theatre company!

Take a look at Cristina's current acting reel. See a compilation of her work and stay tuned for opportunities to see her on the big screen.

Cristina spent time in bucolic Maine working as an Actor in Residence at Maine Media Workshops. She offered her talents to many up and coming filmmakers and worked alongside the incomparable John Kent Harrison in his Masterclass for Directors.

Bring your laughter and come see an improv show! Cristina performs in a UCB Improv show on Saturday, December 14 at 5:30PM at UCBeast, 153 East 3rd Street, $5 at the door.

Congratulations to The Minions, a new short film written by Joe Fiorillo and to be directed by Jeremiah Kipp, on a successful Indiegogo fundraising campaign. This dark, provocative film is slated to shoot in March 2014 and Cristina will play one of the witches minions in this supernatural thriller.

Cristina performed in She Spider by Andrea Lepcio as a part of the DIRTy SHORTs series at The Players Club in Gramercy Park. She was over the moon to have worked with such talented artists as Jenny Zerke and Carter Jackson.

Cristina just wrapped Mark Finguerra's film Awake with Donovan Patton, Karen Giordano and Chris Kerson. Cristina plays a gritty yet precious pregnant woman-in-love trying to steer her relationship to a better place. Stay tuned for screening information...

Cristina came alive in the carnie world of David Johnston's new play Coney. Performed in a workshop reading at the Neighborhood Playhouse, Cristina explored circus sideshow life as Tiffany, "the world's youngest Mormon sword swallower!" David's dramatic expertise filled this play with rich characters and poignant human moments.

Oct 2011. Cristina booked a small but pivotal role in the new pilot, Erroneous Convictions, shooting in the Bronx. In her scenes, she works directly with Jerry Sheindlin. The pilot is already getting great press as seen here in the NY Daily News...

Cristina was invited to join The Indies Lab. The Indies Lab unites actors, writers, directors and artists in the indie spirit to create and grow their work. Become a fan on Facebook...

Cristina booked a radio voiceover spot for the one and only Taco Bell.

December 2010. Cristina performed as the female lead in a reading of Oh, God (He's back.) written by Avery Corman. She had the pleasure of playing alongside a very talented cast including Jonathan Marc Sherman, Bob Dishy, Ron Cephus Jones, Judy Graubart, Sidney Williams, Geoff Gould and Jesse Pennington.

July 2010. Cristina puts her vocal stylings to work! Cristina was cast as Kate in the staged reading of the new musical The Joker's Game. She workshopped the project directed by Tony Stimac with musical direction by Jeffrey Stock. The entire creative team was involved which gave Cristina the honor of additionally working with James Racheff, Kemin Zhang and Mark Allen.

Cristina was seen on the big screen when The Ride was presented at the TESOL International Film & Art Exhibit Summer 2010. The Ride screened during the NYC film series on June 10, July 8 and August 5 at 36 W 44th Street, Ste 1203. Visit TESOL for more info.

Cristina continues to be part of the development of Fred Tumas' play WE. This January 2010, she performed in staged readings of the play in both NYC and Princeton, NJ. WE is a dramatization of Yevgemy Zamyatin's seminal dystopian novel.

The Ride, with Cristina's comic turn as the Ticket Officer, just won the Martin Scorsese Filmmaker's Award at NYU.

Burn Notice wants Cristina! Cristina had a final callback for an episode which films in Miami. She is sure to be headed south some time this season.

Cristina's doo gets booked! Cristina worked as a hair model for NYC's Vidal Sassoon Salon, taking her curls to new extremes -- quite a sight. Who knew her short curls could be teased to such enormous heights? Thanks to my very talented stylist Cristine.

If you're wondering what's inside those HotPockets sandwiches, here's a little insight: Cristina recorded the voice for an animated character who sang the praises of the new HotPockets Pizza Rolls.

Cristina is the new face of WoodRx, a product found at Home Depots everywhere. She is the Paint Doctor for both the company's print and media campaign. Keep your eyes peeled for the print version in the southeastern US or for media clips online at

Cristina played the pivotal role of the Ticket Officer in director Thomas Kim's, The Ride. The film screened at the Anthology Film Archives, 32 Second Avenue, NYC on 5/1 - 5/3/09.

Cristina continues to workshop the play WE, which came to life at the last reading and is now ready for an audience. Stay tuned for details. You won't want to miss this love story set in a world where its citizens have been unknowingly stripped of their freedoms.

To all her artist friends, Cristina highly recommends the Acting Success Now seminar led by Robert and Michelle Colt. Cristina recently participated in this awareness workshop and can't say enough good things about the expansive opportunities that have come her way as a result.

Cristina reprises her role as Laura in The Glass Menagerie on the big screen! Excerpts from work presented in early March were chosen to be filmed and used as a teaching tool for the Columbia Graduate School Film program. Cristina worked with director Katharine O'Brien on this project.

Cristina worked with director Jay Franklin, on his NYU Graduate film project. Cristina plays "the other woman" in a tale of moving on and sacrifices made. Click for scenes from the film, 212-232-9979.

Congratulations to all the SAG Award winners and nominees. This year, Cristina was honored to serve on the SAG Awards TV nominating Committee. In addition to the nominated performances, she recommends two shows that were left off the list: Happy Go Lucky and The Secret Diary of a Call Girl.

Cristina plays the cheerfully offbeat Ticket Officer of the great beyond in The Ride, directed by Thomas Kim starring Chris Kerson, Garrett Wang, and Marcia Haufrecht. The film completed shooting in December 2008 and is a black comedy about a group of people who took their own lives and their subsequent journey to the afterlife.

The film, Amen, directed by James Matthews is a psychological exploration of one woman's pursuit to reconcile her faith, her art, and her sexuality. Cristina plays that woman and her three different alter egos. Check out the trailer...

Cristina is workshopping the role of O in the play, We, adapted for the stage by Fred Tumas based on the novel by Yevgeny Zamyatin. The next reading is scheduled for Spring 2009.

Cristina filmed The Family Portrait directed by Tammy Han. In this quirky tale of sibling rivalry, Cristina plays Liz, her photographer brother's assistant.

Cristina received rave reviews for her portrayal of Lulu in The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter,directed by Terry Schreiber and presented in the Gloria Maddox Theatre at the T. Schreiber Studio. wrote, “Cristina Doikos delivers a pert antidote to the melancholy that hangs in the air, and is reliably seductive and naïve at the same time .”