Theresa Tilly

Actress, Producer, Soundtrack

Actress, Producer, Soundtrack


Theresa Tilly made a monstrous feature film debut as Shelly in Sam Raimi's influential classic, The Evil Dead (1981). After working as a stand-up comedian in her hometown of Detroit, she set her sights on acclaimed improv comedy troupe The Second City Chicago. Her work there earned her a role on a sketch comedy pilot called YouTV, co-starring ...
Birth date
1953-11-06

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressIn Her Wake
(Short) (post-production) Barbara
ActressThe Prototype
(completed) Jenna
ActressConversations in L.A.
(TV Series) Marion - Therapy (2017) ... Marion
2017
ActressAmerican Fable
Anna Winters
2016
ActressMy Error
(Short) The Mother (voice)
2015
ActressStomping Ground
Susan
2014/II
ActressBack in the Day
Mrs. Miller
2014
ActressOz the Great and Powerful
Quadling Seamstress
2013
ActressGeneration U
(TV Movie) Helen
2011
ActressWorkshop
(TV Series) Sylvia - Sparkle White Gum (2011) ... Sylvia
2011
ActressLaunch
(Short) Hal's Mom
2011/I
ActressDangerous Women
(TV Series) Shelly - That's Not Me (2009) ... Shelly - No Refunds, No Autographs (2009) ... Shelly - Slut (2009) ... Shelly - Come with Us (2009) ... Shelly - Take Your Book (2009) ... Shelly Show all 6 episodes
2009
ActressBrutal Massacre: A Comedy
Waitress
2007
ActressProjectorhead
(Short)
2006
ActressSix Feet Under
(TV Series) Mortuary Commerical Spokesperson - Pilot (2001) ... Mortuary Commerical Spokesperson (voice, uncredited)
2001
ActressFamily Law
(TV Series) Witness - Decisions (1999) ... Witness
1999
ActressRyan Caulfield: Year One
(TV Series) Real estate agent - Pilot (1999) ... Real estate agent
1999
ActressDebutante
(Short) Nan's mother
1998
ActressAppearances
(TV Movie)
1990
ActressTorro. Torro. Torro!
(Short) (as T. Tilly)
1981
ActressThe Evil Dead
Shelly (as Sarah York)
1981
RoleTitleYear
ProducerLife After Dead: The Ladies of the Evil Dead
(Video short) (producer)
2007
ProducerThe Ladies of the Evil Dead Meet Bruce Campbell
(Video short) (producer)
2007
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackThe Evil Dead
(performer: "Old Baby Moses And The Thrillers Song" - uncredited)
1981
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewLife After Dead: The Ladies of the Evil Dead
(Video short) (additional footage)
2007
RoleTitleYear
ThanksAsh vs Evil Dead
(TV Series) (the producers wish to acknowledge - 1 episode) - El Jefe (2015) ... (the producers wish to acknowledge)
2015
ThanksAnimal Soup
(Video) (thanks)
2009
ThanksThe Ladies of the Evil Dead Meet Bruce Campbell
(Video short) (special thanks)
2007
RoleTitleYear
SelfHail to the Deadites
(Documentary)
2020
SelfWithout Your Head
(TV Series) Self - Jasper Cole and Evil Dead's Theresa Tilly & Dan Riesser (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfInvaluable: The True Story of an Epic Artist
(Video documentary) Self
2014
SelfsCare Foundation Halloween Launch Benefit
(Short) Self
2012
SelfCasting Bruce Campbell
(Short) Self
2011
SelfLife After Dead: The Ladies of the Evil Dead
(Video short) Self
2007
SelfOne by One We Will Take You: The Untold Saga of the Evil Dead
(Video) Self
2007
SelfThe Ladies of the Evil Dead Meet Bruce Campbell
(Video short) Self
2007
SelfUnconventional
(Video documentary short) Self
2007
Selfalt.news 26:46
(TV Series documentary) Self - Parkour/College Sweatshirt/Andrew W.K./Evil Dead (2006) ... Self - Parkour/Evil Dead/Fainting Goats/Hurricane Katrina (2005) ... Self
2005-2006
SelfOne Night Stand
(TV Series documentary) Personal Attendant - Dennis Wolfberg (1990) ... Personal Attendant
1990
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageDemented Pictures
(TV Series documentary) Self - Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About The Evil Dead (2017) ... Self
2017
Archive footageAsh vs Evil Dead
(TV Series) Shelly - El Jefe (2015) ... Shelly (uncredited)
2015
Archive footageSam Raimi Early Shorts
(Video)
1985