Sofia Belhouari is an Actor, Model, & Photographer in NYC.  With her background in acting, broadcast, filmmaking, and modeling, she's a storyteller with perspective from both sides of the lens. Sofia is Represented by HEADLINE TALENT AGENCY in NYC for TV,  THEATRE, & FILM, and is represented by BELLA AGENCY for modeling (Print & Commercial.) 

Sofia has a BFA in Musical Theatre Performance from The University of Oklahoma and is working on a few film projects in NYC.  Films currently in Post Production are (Blueberry Hall 2016, and Gosnell America's Biggest Serial Killer, The Shuroo Process, and Wildflower.)  IMDB. 

Sofia is a freelance photographer and developed PHOTO BY PHILOSOFI , her studio in the heights where she shoots anything from actor headshots to fahsion & lifestyle photos. Previously a creative director, consultant, and content creator for brands. Previous brand work/partnerships include:   INSPR , and Saint Luna Spirits,  Hers, Proper, Equilibria Women, and more. Check out @photobyphilosofi to see more of her creative content/ photography work.  She also  Partners with  INCLINE PRODUCTIONS, a full-service Film/ Commercial production company specifically on film projects. 


*Currently paused until notice* Sofia Co-Founded (with Calley Luman)  The NYC Women's Art Collective: a non-profit organization dedicated to creating a judgment-free, safe space for female-identifying and genderqueer creators to connect, collaborate, and promote their work. NYC WAC's mission is to help support female-identifying artist's independent projects that aim for social/political progress. NYC WAC 's public engagement is currently paused and will resume in the future TBD. 


Check out the  philosofi blog:  y our online resource for fashion, beauty, creative living, and a gluten-free lifestyle.  Visit  @sofiabelhouari for daily updates! 






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