Lys performed in the 20th annual Disney (ABC) Television Discovers Talent Showcase as part of the Los Angeles cast. You can catch her guest starring in S.W.A.T. (CBS and Paramount+) and starring in Functional and The Fortnight (Youtube). The Official Latino Film and Arts Festival nominated her for “Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Webisode/Sketch" in her directorial debut of two episodes of Functional. She has also starred in riveting theater productions including Just Like Us (The Latino Theater Company), Womxn in Herstory from Chicanas Cholas y Chisme (Casa 0101 Theater), and Eastside Queer Stories (Q Youth Foundation).
Born and raised in the Los Angeles area, Lys Perez is a Queer, Latine, Actor, Director, and Writer who has never looked back after leaving a full-time, corporate finance career for a fresh start as an artist.
She is currently studying with The Last Acting Studio for on-camera technique. Lys has also trained in Meisner and Chekhov techniques, and improv at UCB. She also has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California.
Lys's primary goal is to uplift the stories of marginalized people through authentic storytelling and complex representation while having a damn good time doing it.