A modern play on the Snow White fairytale as told from the evil stepmother's point of view.

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Valerie Monroe
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Vincent Enano
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Meet Blanche Monroe, otherwise known as 'the Evil Stepmother' an out-of-work daytime drama queen. When her stunning stepdaughter (Snow White) is discovered by a hotshot Hollywood agent (Mirror, Mirror on the wall), Blanche's jealousy nearly drives her to the brink of insanity. Written by Cherien Dabis

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It's time the world heard her side of the story.

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18 September 2004 (USA)  »

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It's time the world heard her side of the story.
17 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The funny and talented Jane Lynch plays Blanche Monroe, an out of work soap actress. When her stepdaughter is discovered by a Hollywood agent Blanche's jealousy drives her to the brink of some very clever on screen moments. A cute, modern and funny and twist on the Snow White fairytale, 'Memoirs of an Evil Stepmother' is a dark campy comedy about our culture's obsession with youth and beauty. Chicago alumni Jane Lynch who wrote and starred in the very funny award-winning play "Oh Sister, My Sister!" is one great talent to watch out for and for a first time director Cherien Dabis shows quite a promising future. A fun short little film worth seeing if you can get in on a compilation video.


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