Bernadette Pérez

READER FEE
upto 15 mins : $ 3.00
upto 30 mins : $ 7.00
upto 60 mins : $ 14.00

Hello! I'm Bernadette. I am a SAG-AFTRA Actress with over 20 years of experience in the business.
In addition, I also work as a Director and, previously, as a Casting Assistant and as a Film/Series Editor.
I can help with self-tapes, rehearsing, finding the character, and getting you off-book. I've been told I'm patient and a fantastic listener. You can also ask me any questions about character, choices, Script breakdown, and the industry.
Let's get a great read and BOOK SOME JOBS!!!!!!!
If you have a specific time you need to rehearse or tape, feel free to message me directly at bernaroberts@gmail.com
ACTORS: Please share any news about your bookings. I want to share and celebrate your wins!!!

Instagram: @bernadettethebrat
Venmo: @Bernadette-SotoPerez

Bernadette Pérez is a Mexican Native American, LGBTQ+, Los Angeles- based Actress originally from East Chicago.
She began as a stage Actress at the age of twelve. Her first professional role was playing Edna Arkins in Lynda Barry's "The Good Times Are Killing Me", a pre-adolescent girl's coming of age story during a time of racial integration.
While continuing stage work, she had the opportunity to perform in pARTners Performing For Life, raising awareness and funds to find a cure for the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Eventually, she moved to New York where she landed a small role in her first film. A few months later, she booked the lead in a Television Pilot filming in Las Vegas. From Las Vegas she moved to Los Angeles and began studying with legendaryActing Coach Janet Alhanti.
She currently works in Film and Television and studies with Television Writer/Director Stan Zimmerman and at The Groundlings School. Bernadette regularly campaigns for equality in the LGBTQ+ community, at-risk youth, and diversity and inclusion in the film industry.

Training:
Post Advanced Improvisation Program -The Groundlings School
Sitcom Technique- Showrunner Stan Zimmerman
Sitcom Acting Technique-Scott Sedita Studio
Master Scene Study-Janet Alhanti Studio
Stella Adler Master Scene Study-Marjorie Ballentine
Film & TV Cold Reading-Anthony Meindl Studio, The Brian Reise Studio
Warner Loughlin Technique -The Warner Loughlin Studio
Master Class: Taking Direction-Brad Barnes
Scene Study-Howard Fine
Audition Technique-The Margie Haber Studio

Bernadette Pérez is a Mexican Native American, LGBTQ+, Los Angeles- based Actress originally from East Chicago.
She began as a stage Actress at the age of twelve. Her first professional role was playing Edna Arkins in Lynda Barry's "The Good Times Are Killing Me", a pre-adolescent girl's coming of age story during a time of racial integration.
While continuing stage work, she had the opportunity to perform in pARTners Performing For Life, raising awareness and funds to find a cure for the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Eventually, she moved to New York where she landed a small role in her first film. A few months later, she booked the lead in a Television Pilot filming in Las Vegas. From Las Vegas she moved to Los Angeles and began studying with legendaryActing Coach Janet Alhanti.
She currently works in Film and Television and studies with Television Writer/Director Stan Zimmerman and at The Groundlings School. Bernadette regularly campaigns for equality in the LGBTQ+ community, at-risk youth, and diversity and inclusion in the film industry.

Affinity Artists Agency Ross Grossman (323) 525-0577 phone (323) 525-1221 alt. phone +1 323 395 0455 fax info@affinityartists.com
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272 Reader Reviews

" Huge help! "
" I always love working with Bernadette but this session was particularly phenomenal!!!! She helped me prep for one of my first series regulars and helped me find the story in a really personal, exciting way. Thank you so much!!!! Cannot wait to work together again "
" SUPER NICE!!! great reader "
" Amazing partner, loved working with her "
" Amazing !! "
" Super sweet and gave some really helpful tips for our rehearsal! "
" Bernadette was amazing! Great listener, very patient, and gives great advice and tips. Could not recommend her enough! "
" Kind, sweet, and professional! Thanks as always, Bernadette! "
" Thank you! "
" AWESOME THANK YOU!! "
" AMAZING!! "
" Great reader! She was a trooper helping me with my scene to get it right - much appreciated! "
" Super helpful, fun, encouraging reader! Would definitely book Bernadette again. "
" One of my go to readers on here. I'm always so excited to see when she is on! "
" Excellent! Jumped right in, very friendly "
" Thanks so much Bernadette for being such a supportive reader to help me rehearse lines! "
" AMAZING! "
" Great help , Solid scene partner. "
" Excellent instincts as a reader and really thoughtful feedback. "
" Bernadette is one of my favorite readers on here. So talented and funny. "
" Absolutely incredible!!!!! "
" Incredible! Excellent reader - great feedback "
" The sweetest! Worked with me while having technical problems! "
" Bernadette is the absolute best!!! Thank you so much for your suggestions and helpful notes!!! "
" Bernadette is super helpful and patient as always. I am always happy to s when sh is online because I know I will get a great read and suggestions. "
" Great!! "
" Bernadette is so helpful- great reader/actor and very patient when it comes to working toward the perfect take and fine tuning the scene. "
" Great Insight. Great Actress. Great Coaching. "
" Really exceptionally good reader. kind, insightful and excellent comedy instincts. "
" A really great and helpful reader! "
" Bernadette is dynamite! Patient, bringing the actor chops, really helping the scene come alive. Hope to use her again soon! "
" Great reader! Has ideas to offer, Very helpful and fun to work with! "
" Bernadette was fantastic. So patient and gave very pointed notes that helped. Thanks! "
" Absolutely adore Bernadette for all of the comedic tapes I have, thanks so much for picking up the material so quickly! "
" Bernadette was lovely. She helped me with some character choices. I appreciated her using distinct voices to differentiate the characters. "
" Bernadette was so awesome! My sides were comedy sides and she helped me to get off book quickly but also was a great scene partner. "
" THANK U! "
" Strong Actress. Strong Reading Skills. Really Cares "
" Bernadette is a wonderful reader! "
" Wonderful reader! "
" Great reader! Patient and accommodating. I enjoyed reading with Bernadette. "
" Bernadette was fabulous and so easy to work with! Thank you!! "
" So great! Excellent Reader! "
" What a wonderful breath of fresh air it was to work with Bernadette. Her calming presence is equally matched with her ability to quickly assess your work and offer a slice of wisdom that can open up new ideas for your scene. Many, many thanks, Bernadette. "
" Bernadette is a great reader and very helpful! "
" Really helpful and great reader! "
" Thank You! Excellent actor, great feedback. Booked with. "
" Always a pleasure. Great energy and smooth with medical jargon dialogue! "
" Bernadette rules!!!!! I'm practicing my taping game and it was so easy to work together. Mentioned what I wanted from the session, and received nothing but support and helpful feedback as we went!! Can't wait to read together again, thank you Bernadette for finding such a breezy flow with me! "
" Super patient and easy to work with! "
" Bernadette was great! Great energy and helped me get my scene moving and up on its feet :) "
" Thank you so much Bernadette. Great experience "
" Fun and focused. Very good at giving some direction should you so request it. "
" Bernadette is fantastic as always!!! I love working with her. She is always helpful and has great ideas. Thank you so much!! "
" WONDERFUL!!!! "
" Supportive and gives great suggestions!! "
" Great! "
" Bernadette was so lovely to read with and so patient. Highly recommend 💕 "
" Great notes, great reading, super patient. will be back ... again! xo "
" Amazing as always! I'll be back! "
" Awesome! "
" The best!!! "
" Did a quick scene. Bernadette rocked it! Definitely will be back, thank you, Bernadette!!! :D "
" Always such a great time reading with Bernadette! "
" Thank you "
" So sweet and great read! Thank you! "
" Thank you Bernadette 10 Stars! "
" I always love working with Bernadette. She's patient, generous, and so fun to read with "
" Lovely working with Bernadette again, thanks for the fun note and the read! "
" Thank you for helping me figure my scene out and improvising with me!! "
" Great "
" I’m usually super awkward and kind of unnatural when doing these things but gosh she made it so easy and comfortable!!! She helped me so much and gave some terrific advice it would be a crime not read with her !! "
" Loved Bernadette! She was amazing! "
" Great reader! Picks up material instantly, great pacing for comedy audition!! "
" Fantastic reader, great notes, excellent actor! Highly recommend!,, "
" Bernadette is a dream reader. Quick, supportive, and fun ideas to play with the scene. Thank you, Bernadette "
" Bernadette amazing as always, knowledgeable and fun!! Love working with her!! "
" Love Love Loved Bernadette. Great reads and fabulous timing. Great suggestions too! I highly recommend her and will use her as often as I can! "
" A+ reader! So fun to work with. "
" Bernadette's a real pro! SHe's very easy to work with "
" Super sweet and super helpful, and FANTASTIC reader! Amazing energy!! "
" Bernadette was great!! So so helpful and a great actress with great suggestions. "
" Bernadette is always such a joy to read with!! "
" Versatile session, she can do it all. "
" So lovely! great to read with "
" Great reader, took direction well. "
" SHE IS MY GO TO! "
" Not only is she incredibly talented, she’s patient and very great with collaborating and providing feedback when asked! I could not have asked for a better reader and cannot find the words to truly capture how phenomenal she is! "
" Bernadette is awesome! I hope to work with her again. Sooooo good! "
" Thank you so much Bernadette! Amazing reader! "
" Amazing to work with :))) "
" Bernadette is the bomb! "
" Amazing reader! So helpful and had some great tips! Highly recommend! "
" Bernadette is a pro!! "
" Bernadette was so helpful & got right into the scene! "
" The Best Reader! "
" Always a great reader. "
" Wow, soooo patient. I came to her with loooooooong industrial copy and we made it happen! "
" GREAT!! "
" Bernadette was AMAZING! Found a flow with me and kept making the scene more and more fun. Can't wait to work together again! "
" Adaptable and energetic. Elevated my performance with strong relationship between characters. 10/10 recommend! "
" Love reading with bernadette! "
" Bernadette is a rock star! Great reader!!! "
" Great reader! Thank you for your help! "
" 5 stars! "
" Bernadette is so awesome!!! She is so patient and very helpful whenever I need help with my sides, It's always a pleasure to work with her. Thank you so much!! "
" Bernadette is the best! "
" Great cold reader! Very sweet! Thank you! "
" Awesome reader & helpful advice "
" She great "
" Another great read with Bernadette!!! Thank you!!! "
" Great Reader!! Highly recommend Bernadette "
" So sweet and rolled with punches!! (Loud neighbors upstairs, she was patient and waited for quiet moments with me) "
" Very patient and helpful! "
" So good! "
" Great! "
" Bernadette was so sweet and patient, thank you!! "
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" Lovely! Just jumped right in! Thank you!! "
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" Shakespeare! Great reader, "
" Great! "
" Thank you! "
" Such a great sport! Thank you! "
" Fantastic! Fun to work with...great reader...with great suggestions! Thank you Bernadette! "
" Great reader, very flexible "
" Bernadette was such a lovely reader and great notes on adjustments! "
" Amazing! Helped me have some fun getting through a late night audition! "
" Thank you Bernadette! So helpful! And easy to connect with the material! "
" Great reader! "
" Super fun reading with Bernadette! Awesome notes to push the scene further! "
" Fantastic reader, lovely energy. Will be back :) "
" An awesome reader and incredibly kind and warm "
" Bernadette is patient, positive, and a good reader! "
" Bernadette is the best!! I love working with her. She's so patient!!! Thank you so much!! "
" Bernadette was very helpful, as usual. She has great insight, script analysis, and extremely helpful suggestions. She helped me get through a script with a short turnaround. Thank you so much!! She's the best!! "
" Bernadette is an extremely kind and supportive reader! "
" Wonderful to read with--professional and patient and excellent. "
" Great! thank you! "
" Great notes and friendly reader! "
" Amazing reader, with excellent notes!! "
" Great reader! She was kind and gave constructive notes. Thank you! "
" Thank you so much Bernadette. Ten stars to you! "
" Perfect reader for my comedic scene! "
" Great as always! In fact, with my previous reading with Bernadette, I ended up getting a callback from that tape...then booking the job! She's a great scene partner who encourages, and has actionable ideas to layer on. Truly a gem! "
" Great! Had some fun ideas to bring the scene to life and was a super fun reader at the three different characters she had. "
" SHE WAS AMAZING TO READ WITH!!! "
" Great reader! Super sweet and helpful. Thank you Bernadette! :) "
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" Great adjustment, great reader! "
" Great! Such an amazing reader and so helpful :) "
" Bernadette is a wonderful reader! Book her! Thanks again :) "
" Amazing to work with! So nice, helpful, and encouraging! "
" So delightful and fun to work with! Thank you! "
" Great feedback and super easy to work with! "
" Five Stars! Thank you Bernadette! "
" Very patient and had great notes!! :) "
" Bernadette is THE BEST!!!! Brilliant reader, lovely, supportive. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!! "
" Reading w Bernadette was a total pleasure. She's ON, and fun, and supportive. Thanks B! "
" Love Bernadette. Very professional! "
" Great reader! Will definitely work with her again. "
" Great read with Bernadette! She is nice and easy to read with! "
" Professional and engaged, Bernadette was awesome! "
" Patience is a virtue- thank you Bernadette!! "
" Super helpful, perfect timing! "
" Great! Request her! "
" Super nice and helpful "
" Very professional, yet a warm and genuine personality. Very calming. "
" Excellent reader, very easy to work with and friendly! "
" Superb...even helped with a button! "
" Very patient. Really enjoyed our session. "
" Lovely reader :) Super helpful "
" Thank you! "
" I needed help with a multi-cam which is not really my forte. She really helped me shape it. Will DEFINITELY work with her again! Thanks lady!! :) "
" Very patient; great, consistent reader "
" Another great reading session with Bernadette!! Such fun!! "
" Great talking with, gets in you in into a different perspective! "
" So sweet and easy to work with. Thank you! "
" Another great Session !! "
" Brenadette is excellent! "
" Can't help but love her...the right energy at the right time. Thank you so much! "
" Great! "
" Always having a great read with Bernadette!!! Will see you again soon!!! "
" Thank you so much bernadette for all of your help, guidance, and patience. You helped me so much and I couldn’t be more grateful. "
" NAILED IT AGAIN "
" Bernadette was so lovely!! Will work with her again! "
" Thank you so much Bernadette. I so appreciate your help patience and reading. Thanks for helping me book my first guest star. "
" She is Great! I use her all the time! "
" So wonderful! I had a quick reading AND it was shakespeare! thank you! "
" Thank you so much, Bernadette! "
" A wonderful reader! ¡Gracias Bernadette! "
" A true gem! "
" Such a joy to read with!! She helped me keep the scene grounded and gives not only good advice, but great encouragement. a true gem! "
" Great reader! "
" SOOO GREAT!!!!!!! "
" Incredible reader! Bernadette is talented and understands pacing. She is there to help you with that you need. "
" So sweet and talented "
" Super great! "
" Bernadette is absolutely lovely: efficient, helpful, kind. Everything you could possibly want in a reader! "
" Great reader. Patient. Concise and giving as an actor! "
" Great improviser! Helped with a tricky tricky action scene . Thank you! "
" Great again, thank you!! "
" Saved my night, saved my audition. Wonderful reader and actor with great feedback. Thank you! "
" Bernadette have great energy! She was willing to read with me to get the right take. Her notes were supportive. I really enjoyed working with you. "
" AMAZ!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! "
" Bernadette was amazing !!! LOVED WORKING WITH HER "
" Absolutely fantastic reader! Great tips! Lovely energy, would highly recommend! "
" Great! "
" Absolutely love working with Bernadette! She totally gets pacing and comedy beats. Thanks so much! "
" Absolutely wonderful! Full of passion and joy for what she does! I definitely recommend her if you are new to We Audition! "
" Excellent reader! Gave great notes! Will def work with her again! "
" She is excellent I will definitely use her again! "
" Bernadette is excellent. Gives exactly what you need for an audition read "
" Lovely. Held the space for me to explore and arrive at a great scene. Happy to work with her again when I can. "
" Incredible reader! Had so many great thoughts and notes! "
" Bernadette was awesome!! Really enjoyed working with her. "
" Bernadette was absolutely awesome! She helped me tape a much better audition by providing me with suggestions on a more effective way to start the scene. It really made a HUGE difference in my performance. She's super patient and supportive! I can't wait to work with her again! :) "
" Great cold read! "
" Great reader! Patient and willing to play :) "
" Second time working wtih Bernadette, its always a pleasure! Easy and a great scene partner. "
" Amazing as always! Book her!!! "
" Great Read "
" Great! "
" Man!!! Two readings in a day!!Bernadette is such a trooper!! So happy to have found her!! Thank you so much!!! "
" Bernadette is great!!! She helped me bring the comedy in the scene!! Definitely recommend her!! "
" Amazing reader, so great at dropping me into the scene and so awesome at helping me get the lines down. Thanks so much Bernadette! "
" Awesome! Did a kid's voice per my request and nailed it "
" A queen! thank you for your attention and time "
" Wonderful!! jumped right in, exactly what I needed! great actor! "
" Amazing as always. Thank you! "
" What a doll!! She worked through the quick scenes with me and I got it done! Thanks to her, and to WeAudition for this service anytime day or night! "
" Great energy! Cordial & precise in craft! "
" Thank you! "
" Bernadette is SO lovely! I had a really uncomfortable scene and she was so relaxed and professional and reassuring! I'll def work with her again!!!! "
" Bernadette was wonderful. Thank you! "
" Great reader -- picked up on the script right away. Easy and friendly to work with! "
" I love working with Bernadette, she has so many great suggestions to improve the scene and bring out the best in your character!! She is extremely helpful , patient, and so much fun to work with!!! Thank you so much!! Definitely work with her!! "
" Great cold reader and very nice! "
" Warm, professional, and efficient! Thanks Bernadette! "
" Offered great advice and was really patient! Thank you "
" Awesome reader!! "
" Bernadette is amazing!!! Wonderful reader/coach!!! Will definitely book her again! "
" Lovely lovely lovely "
" Just a great person to read with! "
" A kind, generous reader who gives you energy and listens to what it is that you need. Thank you, Bernadette!! "
" 5 stars aren't enough. She had greattt feedback and notes. Great with comedy. Thank you, Bernadette! "
" Great reader! Fun to play and work with! "
" Bernadette has an incredible web camera and ya'll should check it out "
" Bernadette's a great reader and really fun to work with! "
" She was a great read with great feedback and was open to improvising and really working with me on the scene. 10/10 and would work with her again! "
" Bernadette is nothing short of amazing!!! So patient, helpful, great suggestions, and she's super supportive. I would love o work with her again!!! Thank you so much!! "
" Bernardette rocked it as a reader and gave me great suggestions! I highly recommend her! :D "
" Just amazing!! Thank you Bernadette!! 10 stars! BOOK HER!! "
" Fabu at improv "
" Wonderful actress and reader! "
" Bernadette helped me through the audition with key things to make it more natural. Thanks so much!:) "
" Bernadette is FANTASTIC! Great reader & clever notes to offer! "
" Such a sweet and patient scene partner❤️ "
" Good reading and gave solid notes "
" Love her!! Very patient. Will book again for sure! "
" Thank you! I’m glad you are here. "
" Thank you Bernadette! Excellent. "
" Very pleasant! "
" Very patient reader. Great feedback! "
" Excellent Cold Read! Thank you so much Bernadette! "
" Wonderful! "
" Awesome reader! "
" Bernadette was SOOO great and receptive. Loved her as reader. "

Credits Include

Year
Credit
2020 [IMDB]
Boned
TV Series
2020 [IMDB]
Psycho Sally
Short
2020 [IMDB]
Fresh Off the Boat
TV Series
2020 [IMDB]
Sexpectations
TV Series
2019 [IMDB]
MILFriend
TV Series
2019 [IMDB]
The Golden Scissors
Short
2019 [IMDB]
General Hospital
TV Series
2019 [IMDB]
MILFriend
TV Movie
2019 [IMDB]
Mayday
Susan as Berna
2019 [IMDB]
Cuck
Prostitute #2
2019 [IMDB]
Blackwater
TV Series
2019 [IMDB]
Grip
Short
2018 [IMDB]
Four Latinas Walk into a Restaurant
Short
2018 [IMDB]
Breath Control
TV Movie
2018 [IMDB]
Sunk
Short
2018 [IMDB]
The Penny Dreadful Picture Show Re-Animated
Julie Keller a
2018 [IMDB]
My Dead Selfie
Lizzie as Bern
2018 [IMDB]
Vamped
TV Movie
2018 [IMDB]
One Dead Donkey and a Bullet
TV Movie
2018 [IMDB]
Fiendish Things
TV Series
2018 [IMDB]
Growing Up Immigrant
TV Series
2018 [IMDB]
Connections
Short
2018 [IMDB]
Morgue
Short
2018 [IMDB]
Head in a Bag
TV Movie
2018 [IMDB]
Beyond the Wheel
Short
2018 [IMDB]
Black Knuckle and Deputy Maltese
Short
2018 [IMDB]
Ugly Sweater Party
Sean as Berna
2018 [IMDB]
The Fallen
TV Series
2018 [IMDB]
Royal Gardens
Short
2017 [IMDB]
Redemption
Short
2017 [IMDB]
The Werewolf Diaries
TV Series
2017 [IMDB]
Polite Expressions
Short
2017 [IMDB]
Finding Riley
Short
2017 [IMDB]
Slaw
Mama as Berna
2017 [IMDB]
Simi Valley
TV Series
2017 [IMDB]
Strayed
Short
2016 [IMDB]
Contract
TV Series
2016 [IMDB]
BoysTown
TV Series
2016 [IMDB]
Cereal
Short
2016 [IMDB]
LA Cougars
TV Movie
2016 [IMDB]
Puppet
Short
2016 [IMDB]
Slob Wives
TV Series
2016 [IMDB]
Brenda
Short
2016 [IMDB]
Chasing Shadows
TV Mini-Series
2016 [IMDB]
The Next Big Thing
Paramedic uncr
2016 [IMDB]
Always Deliver
Short
2016 [IMDB]
Lewis & Clark: The Lost Audition Tapes
TV Series
2016 [IMDB]
R.C.C.
Video short
2015 [IMDB]
Extracurricular Activities
Stacy as Berna
2015 [IMDB]
Distortion
TV Series
2015 [IMDB]
The Jeff Show
TV Series shor
2014 [IMDB]
Going Out
Short
2014 [IMDB]
Progress: Ask a Cam Harlot
TV Series
2013 [IMDB]
The Rev
TV Series
2012 [IMDB]
Saltwater
Christine as B
2012 [IMDB]
The 49th Line
Gina as Berna
2011 [IMDB]
Natural Selection
Porno Nun as B
2011 [IMDB]
Expired
Short
2010 [IMDB]
Prince of Swine
Bambi Cataldo
2010 [IMDB]
Shut Up and Kiss Me
Film
2008 [IMDB]
Dead & Nowhere
Film
2007 [IMDB]
The Metrosexual
Art School Mode
2007 [IMDB]
Fairway to Heaven
Film
2007 [IMDB]
The Box
Short
2007 [IMDB]
The Journey
Film
2006 [IMDB]
Alpha Dog
Bar Girl uncre
2005 [IMDB]
The Beast of Bray Road
Film
2005 [IMDB]
Late Night
Video
2005 [IMDB]
Secretos
TV Series
2005 [IMDB]
War of the Worlds
Video
2005 [IMDB]
Untold Stories of the ER
TV Series docu
2005 [IMDB]
The Bold and the Beautiful
TV Series
2005 [IMDB]
Funny Valentine
Film
2005 [IMDB]
Dead Men Walking
Film
2005 [IMDB]
Amateur
Short
2004 [IMDB]
Hotties
Film
2004 [IMDB]
Meet the Fockers
Film
[IMDB]
When the Time Is Right
Darby as Berna
[IMDB]
Time in Between
Candy as Berna
[IMDB]
The Last Horse
Short
[IMDB]
Mi Navidad
Esperanza as B
[IMDB]
Black Widow
Kathy Meyers a
[IMDB]
Lotto
Bikini Gun Girl
[IMDB]
Heroes of the Street
TV Movie
[IMDB]
In Autumn They Fly Away
Short
[IMDB]
A Boy Who Could Fly
Short
[IMDB]
Lettuce
TV Movie
[IMDB]
Milkman
Short
[IMDB]
The Tarot
Film
[IMDB]
Mi Navidad
Esperanza as B