Denise Yuen is a Canadian actor most recently seen in the leading role of Kirsten in Bite– a joint production between Black Fawn Films and Breakthrough Entertainment. The film had its world premiere at Fantasia Film Festival 2015 winning the Silver Audience Award and has since received numerous other accolades at over 20 festivals around the world. Next up, she will be appearing in a Corus Entertainment original series entitled All For One– set to air in January 2016.
Prior to her on-camera work, Denise has appeared in several theater productions in New York City where she trained and received her acting diploma from T. Schreiber Studios. Her more notable leading roles include Alice in You Can’t Take It With You and Kayleen in Gruesome Playground Injuries.
Before making the leap into acting, Denise worked as a wardrobe stylist and costume designer in Los Angeles where she also received her degree from the University of Southern California. She was born and raised in Hong Kong, is fluent in English and Chinese, and currently resides in Toronto.