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Kaily Smith Westbrook

Smith Westbrook is an actress, writer, producer, director and co-founder of SeriesFest, a non-profit, award winning television festival held annually in Denver, CO. Originally from Denver, she is a graduate of the University of Southern California's BFA acting program. After graduating in 2005, Smith Westbrook’s love of storytelling bore life to her production company, Red Ladders Entertainment. Simultaneously with developing and producing plays, episodic content and feature films under RLE, she has continued to act professionally on screen and stage in projects such as “The Office,” “Gilmore Girls,” “Forgetting Sarah Marshall,” and Broadway’s “The Performers,” among others. In 2009, she created, wrote, and starred in the successful web series, “MERRIme.com.” Most recently she executive produced the feature film “Burden,” starring Forrest Whitaker; and produced and starred in the feature film, “People You May Know,” which was released by The Orchard in November of 2017.