Jennifer Jiles is an Emmy Award-winning host and multi-award winning actress, writer and producer who’s worked with such stars as Tim Conway,Tom Poston, Samantha Eggar and Carl Reiner. She is also perhaps one of the best known Ex-Radio City Rockettes because of her critically-acclaimed Off Broadway solo show, “KICKING & SCREAMING, The Musical!” about her years at The Music Hall. Ms. Jiles is the Executive Producer and starred in the short film “The Waiting Room” by Debra Markowitz for which she’s won BEST ACTRESS, and she is the 2 time BEST ACTRESS winner for the multi-award winning short film “Mother of the Week” in which she is the lead actress, wrote the original story, co-wrote the screenplay, and co-produced. She’s been on the web series “Small Miracles” starring Judd Hirsch, and has appeared in the films “Flat Brim”, “Hey, You Never Know” and “Restaurant” starring Adrian Brody, as well as on television, including “100 Centre Street”, “Guiding Light” and “As the World Turns.” Jennifer can be seen and heard in numerous commercials (TV & radio), and narrates children’s, young adult, non-fiction and fantasy genre audio books.
Unique traits: big expressive eyes
The Original Catfish Drama In this single camera half hour long dramedy, Sneaky Pete meets The Closer as we follow the fifty year trail of destruction left by sociopath, bigamist, thief, convicted felon and the most successful con-man of the century, Andy Rafa. Based on a true story, Rafa married over seventeen times (that we know of) and never divorced, has stolen millions of dollars, was in and out of prison, could never hold a job, and yet this Kenny Rogers lookalike always charmed unsuspecting ladies into getting exactly what he wanted. But there’s one victim who vows to be his “worst nightmare”. When she catches up to him, he’s on the run again.
Film (short) by Eric Kaptein (Comedy, Fantasy and Romance) Actress On his 30th birthday, a mysterious, suburban spirit brings Mike Tingley a message.
Television (Family) Actress Judd Hirsch and Kathryn Kates guide the audience on a journey through timeless true stories that inspire and show the beauty and the will of the human spirit. Based on the best-selling books that were published in 14 languages.
Film (short) by Ben Middlekauff (Drama) Actress This film examines the challenges that come with Aspergers or social disorders and how this shapes an individual.
Grand Theft Auto V
Video Game by Rod Edge (Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime and 2 More) Actress Los Santos: a sprawling sun-soaked metropolis full of self-help gurus, starlets and fading celebrities, once the envy of the Western world, now struggling to stay afloat in an era of economic uncertainty and cheap reality TV. Amidst the turmoil, three very different criminals plot their own chances of survival and success: Franklin, a former street gangster, now looking for real opportunities and serious money; Michael, a professional ex-con whose retirement is a lot less rosy than he hoped it would be; and Trevor, a violent maniac driven by the chance of a cheap high and the next big score. Running out of options, the crew risks everything in a series of daring and dangerous heists that could set them up for life. Written by Anonymous
Hey, You Never Know
Film (short) by Kareem Atallah (Drama and Family) Actress A coming of age story about a young boy learning that life isn't as easy as it seems. Also dealing with the fact that his best friend who happens to be his grandmother is ill in the hospital.
Television by SportsChannel/ The New York Mets Host
Mother of the Week
Film (short) by Lee Davis Stacey (lead) MOTHER OF THE WEEK© is the story of a stressed-out working mom determined to be everything to everyone, no matter what the circumstances. Executive Produced by Mark Lobene, Directed by Lee Davis, and written by Emmy-winner Jennifer Jiles and Frederick Stroppel, this film is for EveryMom, and anyone who knows and loves her.
KICKING & SCREAMING, The Musical!
Theater by Cookie Harlin, Director Solo Show featuring 21 original characters about years as a Radio City Rockette
Theater by Millbrook Playhouse, Gary Adler, Musical Director, Ross Meyerson, Producer Sister Mary Leo
Exactly Like You
Theater by Pat Birch, Director, written by Cy Coleman and A.E. Hotchner Eve Bursteter
The Merchant of Venice
Theater by 42nd Street Workshop Portia
Internet by Internet Host
The Vagina Monologues
Theater by political fundraisers, NY various roles
by Eric Bross, Director, starring Adrien Brody Ms. Rockwell
As the World Turns
by CBS Charlene (recurring U/5)
Television by CBS Dawn (U/5)
Theater by Karin Baker, Director, starring Shani Wallis and Samantha Eggar Agnes Gooch
Carl Reiner's Short Stories
Theater by Carl Reiner, Director Ginny Giggler & others
A Midsummer's Night Dream
Theater by Workshop Theatre Company, NYC Titania
100 Centre Street
Television by A&E Detective
Theater by Primary Stages 45th Street Theatre Essie
The Odd Couple
Theater by National Tour with Tim Conway and Tom Poston Cecily Pigeon
Night of 1000 Jennifers
Hosting by Gotham Comedy Club Emcee and Stand-Up
Third Rail Comedy
Theater by Westbeth, Gotham Comedy Club, Caroline's, Catch a Rising Star Sketch Comedienne
The Christmas Spectacular
Theater by Radio City Music Hall Radio City Rockette
Theater by Sue Lawless, Director, Tony Stevens, Choreographer, Off-Broadway, Westbeth Doris
Best Actress for "The Waiting Room"
Best Actress for "Mother of the Week"
Breakout Performance in a Short Film
Best Actress for "Mother of the Week"
Atlantic Theatre Company School