NYFA strives to offer an intensive education with hands-on experience and practical training. We’re proud of our NYFA alumni who have pursued ambitious creative goals. The achievements of any graduates are the result of their hard work, perseverance, talent, and circumstances.
See how NYFA grads are operating in the film, television, and entertainment industries today in the profiles below. For more information about how NYFA provides support to our alumni striving to pursue their goals, please visit our Career & Alumni services page.

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Issa Rae

Bill Hader

Aubrey Plaza

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