I've carried a passion for acting, writing, producing and directing since I was in grade school. I love doing it today.
Unique traits: Empathy
The Scarapist Crime ⋄ Thriller The doctor is out of her mind.
Breath of God
Film by Jeanne Marie Spicuzza (Drama, History and Biography) Actress, Writer, Producer One of the most influential and revolutionary thinkers throughout history, Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) is tithed to a Catholic monastery at the age of eight. Leading her community of nuns, Hildegard later writes three books of theology and two books of science, including the first treatises by a woman on feminine sexuality, as well as countless letters and two biographies. The first composer whose biography is known, Hildegard scribes over seventy-seven songs and poems, including the first form of an opera. She founds two Benedictine monasteries, celebrating education, beauty and art. Hildegard struggles to survive in the medieval world, facing challenging relationships with popes, kings and bishops. Her teacher and scribe, the loving monk, Volmar, shares with her an impassioned spiritual relationship. A story of love and triumph, both earthly and Divine. Written by Jeanne Marie Spicuzza
Film by Seasons & a Muse, Inc. (Comedy and Drama) Actress, screenwriter, producer An inspiring tale of five artists living in Manhattan's historic Algonquin Hotel who find love and friendship on the road to fulfilling their dreams... They're making art, and MAKING ANGELS.
Film by Seasons & a Muse Productions/Synthian Sharp, Jeanne Marie Spicuzza (Crime, Mystery and Thriller) Writer, Director, Producer, Actress An actress is unwittingly hired by her stalker to make an independent movie about a famous unsolved Hollywood murder, but she and her group of young indie filmmakers soon find themselves the subject of their own terror.
Film by Seasons & a Muse Productions/Synthian Sharp, Jeanne Marie Spicuzza (Crime and Thriller) Actress, Writer, Producer, Director, Composer An insane therapist entangles a suburban novelist in a web of hypnosis, drugs, kidnapping, depravity and murder.
Film (short) by John O'Shaughnessy (Drama) Actress, Writer, Producer Angela, a graduate student of American history and peace studies at UCLA, is introduced to a new way of thinking by three young friends. Searching for a new apartment for herself and her boyfriend, Kai, Angela stumbles upon a renovated house beside a mysterious field. She meets Chris, the building manager, and his buddies, Riley and Joey, who invite her to partake in "war games." Chris explains that the field site has remained uninhabited since a troubled Vietnam veteran occupied it years ago. The group sets out and soon learns about the nature of survival and conquest while confronted by the question, "What is the true cost of war?" Only their experience in "Field Day" can answer. Written by Jeanne Marie Spicuzza
Film (short) by Daniel Wilson (Comedy) Actress, Writer, Producer Based on the hilarious monologue of one woman's journey through childbirth-- if she were a New York housewife, that is...
Television by John Masius (Drama) Actress Dr. Sydney Hansen, a successful plastic surgeon in Hollywood, California, quits her private practice and returns to her hometown in Providence, Rhode Island after the sudden death of her controlling, demanding mother Lynda, in order to keep her dysfunctional family together which a little help and advice from Lynda who gives advice from beyond the grave in helping Sydney deal with her new career as a doctor for the local free clinic and dealing with her distracted veterinarian father Jim, her mixed-up sister Joanie, and younger brother Robbie, a small-time hustler. Written by Matthew Patay
TV Movie by Robert Townsend (Comedy and Music) Actress "Mockumentry" 60's diva Jackie Washington (her g-grandparents where George Washington's slaves). Jenifer Lewis is our leading lady with an incredible singing voice. Jackie is planning her comeback tour coinciding with Tim Curry as her interviewer. Famous faces are dishing the dirt on her, including Bette Midler, Whoopi Goldberg, David Hyde Pierce, Chris Rock. Written by Cheryl Rose
Film (short) by Daniel Wilson (Comedy and Documentary) Writer, Producer, Self Naked is a journey through history, intellect, passion and art, a culmination of ten years of work written and directed by Jeanne Marie Spicuzza.
Best Performance Artist of the Year, Shepherd Express Weekly
VDKUF Award, Best Picture, 'The Scarapist"™