Actor / Production Designer


Derya Celikkol is a Turkish actor and production designer based in New York. Graduated from the Experimental Theatre Wing of the Tisch School of the Arts, she has been in many productions in New York, including works of John Jesurun and Pascal Rambert. She starred in many films including Daria the Great for which she got a "Best Actress" Award at the Lionshead Film Festival 2017 and Fairytale of New York with wide distribution in theaters in Turkey and featured on Turkish Airlines In Flight Entertainment. Her film Chains of Freedom which she directed and production designed brought her four awards from festivals around the US. She is currently performing in the twice extended New York phenom Unmaking Toulouse Lautrec as Adèle de Toulouse-Lautrec.