Alicia Hayes is an autodidact in all areas of the creative arts. She is a filmmaker in Arkansas and is proud to join the ranks of the expanding careers of Women in Film. Her career spans the mediums of voice-over, music, acting, writing, photography, makeup, and painting. Alicia was a radio personality hosting shows in Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando and Northwest Arkansas. She later went on to enjoy a successful career in the Hollywood entertainment industry as a makeup artist.
Alicia collaborated with three time Emmy winning Costume Designer; Birgit Muller of CBS's 'The Bold & the Beautiful' as a graphic designer, wardrobe stylist and supervisor for over 10 years. During those years on set Alicia utilized that time to absorb everything she could in all aspects of the film-making process.
In 2011 Alicia's self published two books; "Vero"--a book of poetry and her book simply titled "Alicia Hayes"--featuring her paintings. In 2013 she had an exclusive exhibit with the renowned Regis Gallerie at the Venetian, Las Vegas and has produced paintings for Larry King, Howard Hewett and Jack Nicholson. In 2014 she combined all of her talents to make short films.
Her first short film "CHASM" won 2nd place in the International iPhone film festival 2014. In 2015, Alicia established the production company VERO 8 PICTURES. In that same year she produced THE LOOK and LIVING COLORS that went on to win numerous awards. Her 2019 award winning film LA FERA is now being distributed by Direct TV.