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Jeanne Joins DR. KEN Family for Thanksgiving Episode on ABC

Jeanne Joins DR. KEN Family for Thanksgiving Episode on ABC

Look for me on the upcoming Thanksgiving episode of Ken Jeong’s new ABC hit sitcom, DR. KEN!  So happy to be making an appearance on this terrific show featuring an Asian-American family, only the third in primetime TV history — read all about the episode at TVInsider.Com! Ken Jeong is an amazing actor, and a wonderful person, with an...

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Jeanne Brings “Wild and Hilarious Sadness” to Sold-Out Run of Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike at LAPC

Jeanne Brings “Wild and Hilarious Sadness” to Sold-Out Run of Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike at LAPC

Thanks to my dear friend Shaheen Vaaz, I am just finishing up playing the vivacious, neurotic movie star Masha in six totally sold-out performances of Christopher Durang’s brilliant Tony Award-winning comedy VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE at LA’s Pierce College, and it has been a blast.  LAPC has a fantastic theater program where professional actors can work...

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HOLD THESE TRUTHS Opens to Rave Reviews at ACT Seattle in 50th Anniversary Mainstage Season

HOLD THESE TRUTHS Opens to Rave Reviews at ACT Seattle in 50th Anniversary Mainstage Season

We have opened HOLD THESE TRUTHS in ACT Theatre’s 50th Anniversary Mainstage Season, and we are off to a great start!  A thousand congratulations and thanks to the dear friends with whom I started the HTT journey eight years ago at East West Players in LA — director Jessica Kubzansky, actor Ryun Yu, and original sound designer John Zalewski. ...

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ADVANTAGEOUS Poster and Trailer Rolls Out For June 26th Theatrical Release in New York & San Francisco, Netflix & iTunes

ADVANTAGEOUS Poster and Trailer Rolls Out For June 26th Theatrical Release in New York & San Francisco, Netflix & iTunes

Dear ADVANTAGEOUS friends, next week is an exciting one for ADVANTAGEOUS and we’d love for you to join in! First off — check out our gorgeous new poster by Yen Tan! Our New York premiere is coming up at BAMcinemaFest on Sunday, June 21st. On June 23rd, ADVANTAGEOUS will debut on iTunes, and in 18 languages on Netflix: On...

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Hold These Truths Back By Popular Demand for ACT Seattle’s 50th Anniversary Mainstage Season

Hold These Truths Back By Popular Demand for ACT Seattle’s 50th Anniversary Mainstage Season

Friends, announcing some amazing news! After selling out all our four performances last summer, and by audience demand, HOLD THESE TRUTHS will return this summer for ACT Theatre’s 2015 Mainstage Season for a full four-week run in July -August of 2015, to be directed by the brilliant Jessica Kubzansky of LA’s acclaimed @Theatre @ Boston Court, who helmed the...

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Jeanne Jumps Into FIGARO at A Noise Within — LA Times Critic’s Choice ***

Jeanne Jumps Into FIGARO at A Noise Within — LA Times Critic’s Choice ***

Wheeeeee!  Having so much fun with this one!  Beaumarchais’ play THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, gorgeously and hilariously and zanily re-imagined for our contemporary times in language and in spirit by playwright Charles Morey, and now titled FIGARO, directed by one of my favorite directors, the brilliant Michael Michetti at Pasadena’s acclaimed classics company A Noise Within.  We’re gotten unaimous...

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ADVANTAGEOUS Premieres on Netflix in June After Debuts at New York’s BAMcinemaFest, San Francisco Film Society, & LA Asian Pacific Film Festival

ADVANTAGEOUS Premieres on Netflix in June After Debuts at New York’s BAMcinemaFest, San Francisco Film Society, & LA Asian Pacific Film Festival

ADVANTAGEOUS is coming in June to Netflix! Thrilled to share that Jennifer Phang’s sci-fi film, Special Jury Award Winner for Collaborative Vision at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival will be start streaming in June on Netflix in eighteen languages.  Woo-hoo!  This good news follows right on the heels of our premiere at New York’s prestigious BAMcinemaFest, named by The...

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HOLD THESE TRUTHS Earns Raves in Palm Springs: "…a tour de force."

HOLD THESE TRUTHS Earns Raves in Palm Springs: "…a tour de force."

The latest stop for HOLD THESE TRUTHS — Palm Springs at Coachella Valley Rep! Starring Blake Kushi, directed by Ron Celona, based on the original East West Players production directed by Jessica Kubzansky — thank you Jessica for generously allowing CV Rep to build on your brilliant foundation! And here is the first rave review: “Blake Kushi is magnificent...

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Jeanne Celebrates With Team ADVANTAGEOUS at 2015 Sundance Film Festival World Premiere — Special Jury Award for Collaborative Vision***

Jeanne Celebrates With Team ADVANTAGEOUS at 2015 Sundance Film Festival World Premiere — Special Jury Award for Collaborative Vision***

We did it!  The ADVANTAGEOUS creative team, cast and crew celebrated our world premiere last night at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival in Park City.  We’ve been so excited to see the film in in its totality after having worked on our individual parts of the film, and it was breathtaking to see how all different elements came together...

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Jeanne Heading to 2015 Sundance Film Festival for ADVANTAGEOUS World Premiere, Directed by Jennifer Phang

Jeanne Heading to 2015 Sundance Film Festival for ADVANTAGEOUS World Premiere, Directed by Jennifer Phang

Thrilling news — I’m headed to the Sundance Film Festival for the very first time next week!  So very proud and excited to be in the cast for ADVANTAGEOUS, a groundbreaking new sci-fi film conceived and directed by the fantastic Asian American film director Jennifer Phang, and one of only 16 indies selected for Sundance’s US Dramatic Competition.  Heartiest...

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