Meet Alyssa Simone


Alyssa Simone John, is the co-author of Olivia Connects, the 3rd book of the Olivia Lauren series.  She was born October 31, 2001 in New York, NY. She is a teen actor, model, violinist, athlete, author, and teen publisher. Alyssa is a smart, confident, talented student who has great work ethic. She was an actor in “Coda” (film), “The Passion of the King” (play), TV Shows (The Blacklist, Orange is the New Black, Seven Seconds), music videos: “Polaridad” by Alex Ferreira, “My Daughter’s Living Room” by Alge, and “StereoTypes” by Black Violin. She has walked in several runway shows including Harlem Week and Circle of SistersShe has been featured in Writer's Life magazine, Wild Child magazine, and the Hartford Courant. She has been playing violin since the third grade, and participated in over dozen orchestra recitals including Black Violin at the Bushnell Theater. She is the co-owner of Lauren Simone Publishing House. She also works as editor and literary critic, helping Olivia and her mom review manuscripts submitted to their publishing company. Follow Alyssa on Instagram: @alyssasimonej 

 

Olivia Connects