Bryar (Estelle) Golden has been an actor, teacher and director for over 27 years in New York, Los Angeles, and Seattle. She has performed in a number of off Broadway plays as well as numerous theatres in LA. She has had the opportunity to work under such notable teachers as Stella Adler and Uta Hagan. Bryar has also appeared in many national commercials, television shows, corporate videos, and a variety of films. Most recently, she appeared in several episodes of NBC’s Grimm, as Gloria Calvert, and on TNT’s Leverage. Bryar's directing credits include SCC’S production of You Can’t Take It With You by Kaufman and Hart and Rumors by Neil Simon, as well as the Children’s Theatre productions of Who Killed The Giant and The Ballad of Maid Marion.