Briana Venskus can currently be seen as ‘Beatrice' in AMC's hit series The Walking Dead, as a member of the all female ‘Oceanside’ community. She is also recurring on multiple seasons of Marvel's Agents of SHIELD as 'Agent Piper,' and as ‘Agent Vasquez’ in DC Comics Supergirl.
Briana’s other credits include the critically acclaimed Netflix series Grace and Frankie as Jane Fonda’s protege and bartender ‘Billie.’ The hit tv show Nashville as ‘Gina Romano,’ a fast talking reality tv producer, and on VH1’s cult hit Hindsight as ‘Victoria’ an underground pop culture magazine editor.
Her feature film debut in Let's Be Cops opposite Damon Wayans Jr and Jake Johnson as ‘Precious’ was proclaimed a scene stealer, going down as one of the most talked about characters in the film.
She will be appearing in Robert Kirkman's other series 'Outcast' in Season 2 as the recurring character ‘Officer Nunez'.
An east coast native, Briana attended the North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem NC, going on to receive her BFA from The California Institute of Arts. After graduating she appeared on stage in Los Angeles in the play Medea opposite Annette Benning.
She currently splits her time between Los Angeles, California and Wilmington, NC.