Star Amerasu is a writer, composer and director who releases music under the moniker Ah-Mer-Ah-Su. She began her professional career composing the score for Major! A documentary film, showcasing the life of transgender revolutionary and Stonewall rioter, Miss Major Griffin-Gracy. Touching upon themes of freedom and self-compassion, her debut album “Star” was voted by Billboard critics as top 20 LGBT albums of 2018. She acted in various small roles in film from 2018 onward, and In spring of 2023, She was chosen for OUTFEST LA's artist-in-residence program. She collaborated with director Aimee Hoffman to create a visual poem titled “I guess” a semi autobiographical musing on life, the film screened at the festival, and debuted Star as a writer.