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Liesl Tommy

Liesl Tommy is a director and actress, known for Respect (2021), Jessica Jones (2015) and The Walking Dead (2010). See full bio »

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Known For

Respect Director
Jessica Jones Director
The Walking Dead Director


Jump to: Director | Actress | Producer | Self
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  Beauty & The Beast (TV Mini Series) (1 episode) (pre-production)
 2021 Respect
 2019 Dolly Parton's Heartstrings (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cracker Jack (2019)
 2019 Mrs. Fletcher (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
- Care Package (2019)
- Free Sample (2019)
 2019 Jessica Jones (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2019 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Chokepoint (2019)
 2018 Insecure (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ready-Like (2018)
 2018 Dietland (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Woman Down (2018)
 2017 Queen Sugar (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Heritage (2017)
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (1 credit)
 2021 Respect
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 2021 Respect (executive producer)
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 2021 WTF with Marc Maron (Podcast Series)
Self - Guest
- Liesl Tommy (2021) ... Self - Guest
 2021 Celebrity Page (TV Series)
- Episode #8.99 (2021) ... Self
 2019 Talking Dead (TV Series)
- Chokepoint (2019) ... Self
 2018 Breaking Big (TV Series documentary)
- Danai Gurira (2018) ... Self (as Leisl Tommy)
 2016 Behind the Curtain: Eclipsed (Documentary)
 2016 The 70th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Self - Nominee
 2016 Theater Talk (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- "Eclipsed" and Broadway Update (2016) ... Self - Guest

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Other Works:

(2014 to 2015 season) She directed Sarah Ruhl and Todd Almond's play, "A Melancholy Play: A Chamber Musical," in a world premiere at the Trinity Repertory Company Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island. Clint Ramos was set designer. Jacob A. Climer was costume designer. Peter West was lighting designer. Broken Chord were sound ... See more »

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Leisl Tommy

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Film and Broadway director.

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