Sheila Houlahan has been seen on stage and screen around the world. Her most notable credits include performing the music of A. R. Rahman with the Seattle Symphony as the headliner female vocal soloist for the Celebrate Asia! 2017 concert, performing with A.R. Rahman at the 2016 CES Intel Live Show in Las Vegas, winning an award with the Washington District Metropolitan Opera Competition in 2014, singing as a featured soprano soloist for the 2009 Salzburg Festival, playing the role of Optima Prime in the feature film Wallflower, produced by Paradigm Studios and set to release this year, playing the role of Ghania, the villain’s henchwoman, in the new superhero TV show The Exceptionals, and playing Older Nina in Jonathan Holbrook’s new horror film Beloved Beast (set to release on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime in 2018). You can catch her on the Discovery Channel’s new TV show The Wonderland Murders this August 2018 as Kate Johnson! Sheila has also done commercials for Bad Animals Recording Studios, Microsoft, T-Mobile, AAA, Bustle Magazine and Walmart.
Sheila operates under artist pseudonym iamshiiila for distribution of her original music compositions. Her music has been featured on FM and XM radio stations nationally, and she feels grateful to have recently collaborated with artists such as reggae legend Junior Reid, Grammy award winning producer Avery “Avenue Beatz”, rising EDM star Gravitrax and the iconic Swizz Beatz. Her full EP is in the works, and she is currently working on her corresponding music video series. You can hear her music and learn more by clicking on the Music tab on this website!
When she's not acting or singing, Sheila is constantly working as an advocate for mental health awareness. She recently started serving as an ambassador for the magazine Worth Living and Eat, Darling, Eat! where she shares her own personal journey with mental health recovery with readers.