Bertila Damas is a theater, television and film actor. She was born in Cuba and grew up in NY and Miami. She attended the Actor’s Studio as a guest while Lee Strasberg was working there. She also studied acting from Stella Adler.
Bertila has worked in both the NYC Broadway/Off-Broadway & the Regional theater scene, as well as in spanish television shows for Telemundo.
Bertila has served on the SAG Board of Directors (2010 – 2012) and also on the SAG AFTRA Board (2012 -2013), also serving as the legacy SAG & new SAG AFTRA National Co-Chair of the Ethnic Employment Opportunities Committee (2010 -2013).
She is best known to us grimmsters for her role af Pilar, a woman with Latin-American roots who has heightened knowledge and understanding of the supernatural.
Bertila Damas a.k.a. Pilar has appear on Grimm 4 times, making her debut in the episode La Llorona.