From Charlotte, NC. Parents are from small town. Mother put me in theatre, ballet/tap/jazz, and piano lessons as a child. Hired by the Jan Thompson Agency for commercials, film, and print work, after which I became SAG eligible. Studied theatre in high school and completed a summer program at C.A.S.T. Afterwards, I graduated with a BA in Political Science. Studied Spanish Language and Culture at University of Granada in Spain, and travelled to Portugal and London. Lived in Chicago. Went to graduate school in Brattleboro, VT. Taught English as a Second Language at Manhattan International and Prospect Heights in Brooklyn. Travelled to Ghana, Africa. I stayed in New York became a accessories editor for POSHGLAM for a short period and worked in fashion luxury retail for 5 years for companies like Ralph Lauren, Moncler, and Suitsupply. Within the past two years, I've been in a music video called 'Somebody I Used to Know remake' by Dead End Kids, documentary trailer for the movie 'Good Luck' a Grandscale Production, and a NYU student commercial #TinderMoments based on the Tinder App. Also, I have taken acting classes at T. Schreiber Studio and Theatre. I performed in the play The Art of Dining as Tony. Currently, I'm enrolled in their One Year Conservatory Program. This past summer I travelled to Paris, Amsterdam, and Barcelona.
Name: Jessica Tillman
Lives in: New York City, New York