Streamys For Your Consideration: Best Guest Star in a Web Series -Taryn O’Neill
This role required someone who could big and go dark, and just commit. Taryn committed to it, and what came out was an amazing performance.
Taryn O’Neill plays Sara Flannery in Compulsions. She is an actor, writer and web series producer originally from Vancouver, Canada. A competitive figure skater for 10 years, Taryn studied Theatre, Film and Economics at Duke University. She has appeared on the television shows ‘Navy N.C.I.S.’, ‘The Inside’ and ‘Lie to Me’, acted in numerous indie films including the upcoming short ‘Beaverton’ with Peter Jason, and has worked with The Coen Brothers, Januz Kaminski and Michael Bay on various commercial campaigns. She can currently can be seen alongside Angela Kinsey (“The Office”) in the new Clairol spot directed by Barry Levinson. She is deeply involved in the online community, having produced and starred in the multiple Streamy Award nominated scifi webseries ‘After Judgment’ for which she received a Best Actress and Best Dramatic Webseries nomination for, and the new scifi comedy ‘Hurtling Through Space at an Alarming Rate! which can be seen exclusively on Babelgum.com. She has several web projects in development and can be seen on the upcoming webseries ‘Compulsions’ and Season 2 of ‘The Crew’. Taryn muses about her passion for ‘storytelling in a digital world’ on her blog at www.tarynoneill.com.