An alumna from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, McManus trained at Playwright’s Horizons Theater School.
Bridget made her big screen debut in the Angelina Jolie/James McAvoy blockbuster WANTED, had a recurring role on TRANSPARENT Season 4, and appeared on MTV’s ACTING OUT, BILL NYE SAVES THE WORLD, and Netflix’s NOVEMBER RULES. She was a weekly staple on THE QUEEN LATIFAH SHOW and truTV’s TALK SHOW THE GAME SHOW, and frequently appeared on THE JEFF PROBST SHOW.
McManus starred in the romantic drama MAYBELLE, for which she garnered a best actress nomination at the Webfest Awards. She teamed up with award winning writer/ director Guinevere Turner’s (AMERICAN PSYCHO) for her film festival darling POST APOCALYPTIC POTLUCK and for ALICE & IZA, and she guest starred on TheWB.com’s JONI & SUSANNA. McManus created, produced, and starred in the mockumentary series McMANUSLAND Season 1 & 2.