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Clarissa Burt

Clarissa Burt is an internationally acclaimed award-winning media personality/producer/director, writer, author, public speaker and former supermodel and winner of the Celebrity Survivor show! With hundreds of television and film credits to her name, this “Who’s Who” of International and American Women brings over 35 years of entertainment industry experience in both International and American markets.

Clarissa is the Founder and CEO of In the Limelight Media, a multi-media platform consisting of TV/video, a podcast and a digital magazine. Her forthcoming book entitled The Self-Esteem Regime published by Roman and Littlefield is due in November 2021.

She was the first American to present Russian TV at the Kremlin, has had two private audiences with Pope John Paul II honoring her social work. As the Ambassador to the United States, she actively helped African women win the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011.

She has graced the cover of over 250 fashion and beauty magazine covers and has walked the runway for many major international clothing designers and beauty brands. Ms. Burt’s rise to celebrity stardom started in Italy where she lived for 30 years and worked as a television personality for Italian television.

Among her many film portrayals, Clarissa can be remembered in the award- winning Warner Brothers release, The Neverending Story II where she played the mean queen, Xayide.