(September 2009) Played "Desdemona" in "Othello", a play by William Shakespeare
(The Public, NYC, NY, USA), with Philip Seymour Hoffman
, John Ortiz
in the cast.
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5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[on how costumes impact a performance] They're extremely important. In everyday life, the way someone dresses tells you something about who they are. When you're feeling bad, for example, you dress in a particular way. When you're acting, it's really important to try to use all that. The way my characters dress in
The Tree of Life
already tells you something about who they are.
One of five children of a fireman father and a vegan-chef mother with a food truck. Jessica was the first member of her family to attend college.