Jessie Barr - Biography

Jessie Barr is an actor, writer and producer. Her work has been seen at Lincoln Center, New York Stage & Film, Williamstown Theatre Festival, 59E59, The Gym at Judson, Barrow Street theatre, Joe's Pub, Ars Nova and Ensemble Studio Theatre. Jessie makes her feature film debut in the indie comedy Manhattan Romance, starring Katherine Waterston (Inherent Vice), Caitlin Fitzgerald (Masters of Sex) and Gaby Hoffman (Transparent). Jessie also appears in the indie thriller Off Season with Chance Kelly, scheduled to release in 2016 and as Kal Penn's love interest Jenma in Next Time on Lonny- a new series for the web produced by Ben Stiller's company Red Hour. Jessie is the star of the critically acclaimed online series "Om City" which she created with her husband, indie filmmaker, Tom O'Brien.