Elvire Emanuelle is an Actress known for her 2018, lead debut as Monique in the film, First Match. First Match was written and directed by Olivia Newman and produced by Netflix, Bryan Unkless, Chanelle Elaine and Veronica Nickel. First Match premiered in competition at SXSW 2018, winning the Narrative Feature Audience Choice Award and the Luna Gamechanger Award and being nominated for the Grand Jury Award. Elvire's performance impressed audiences with media noting her as a "Breakout Star" and Refinery 29 noting her work as one of the top 21 female performances in film of 2018.
Elvire began performing on stage in plays, showcases and anywhere that she could continue to grow. Her role as The Girl in Dania Gurira's Eclipsed performed at The Women's Theatre Project, earned her the New Times' Best Supporting Actress Award.
Elvire is a student of Wynn Handman, Teacher and Creative Director of the American Place Theatre. She loves story telling and believes that it is part of what shapes us. As much as she loves acting, she also sees it as a responsibility and something that is important. She believes "the stories we share and see teach us about ourselves, about others and about life. What we learn matters."