Albert joins the cast of Shilpa Mankikar‘s web series Diwal’oween. Albert plays Ting, the proprietor of vape shop, hidden inside a Chinatown gift shop. Diwal’oween is a whimsical, family-friendly web series combining the holidays Diwali and Halloween. The series will consists of 7 episodes.
Shilpa Mankikar is a filmmaker based in New York. Two of her scripts were finalists at the 2016 Sundance Screenwriters Lab. She was a Director at the 2015 ABC-Disney Talent Showcase. Shilpa’s narrative films have won the Planet Out 1st Prize at Sundance, the National Board of Review Award, and Best of Fest at international festivals including Palm Springs, Switzerland, and Shanghai. As a documentary filmmaker, she has interviewed a broad range of influencers including former President Bill Clinton, actor Cameron Diaz, writer Maya Angelou, Fortune 100 CEO’s, American veterans, and village street sweepers in India.