About Hayden

Hayden Hishaw is an award-winning actress who is taking notice from top Hollywood industry professionals!  Cast as the sassy, outspoken tween in the films like The Legend of Catclaws Mountain &There Lies Another World, Hayden has the gift of great comedic timing.  Most recently, Hayden delivered an authentic and fearless performance as seen in her starring role as "Ellen" in The Weight of Perfection where she portrays a young Olympic gymnast struggling with an eating disorder.  She is so humbled to be recognized for her talent and grateful for her awards which include “Best Young Actress” from both the Seattle and Miracle Makers International Film Festivals, as well as “Breakout Artist” from Conquering Disabilities with Film International Film Festivals.  Lastly, she was the proud recipient of the prestigious “Louis Mitchell Award” for excellence in film from Action On Film International Film Festival at the 2021 MegaFest in Las Vegas.

This creative, free-spirited young performer has been acting before she could read. Her first stage performance was as “Lullaby” in Wagons Wheel West at the Gaslight Theater in Tucson, AZ. Hayden has since advanced to shooting multiple national commercials such as Old Navy, Peter Piper Pizza, pilots, webseries, and films.  Hayden has also been featured in multiple world-wide campaigns for Justice, tween's favorite fashion retailer.  This young actress has another talent in her tool belt--engineering!  View her episode on “Robot Runway”, a popular YouTube channel GoldieBlox, where she built and battled her own winning Robot. 

Hayden is represented in Los Angeles by Media Artists Group and Artist & Talent Management for theatrical and voiceover.  CESD represents her for commercial print. In Arizona, she is represented by Signature Models & Talent. When she is not training, auditioning, or on set, Hayden enjoys dancing at BC Dance, creating the latest DIY projects, playing video games, playing with her rescue dog, Miles and traveling with her family.