Jessica Lynn Parsons

Ideal Talent Agency - 818-306-9223 (Commercial) , and Dedicated Talent Management - 310-699-2531 (Manager)

Female Caucasian

Brown Blue 125lbs 5'5"

2-4 29" 4-6 2-4 8


Additional

Travel Savvy, Ice Fishing

Film

RoleDirectorProduction
Surviving Confession   Lead Matthew Tibbenham John Kearns Productions
Chasing the Rain   Supporting Cindy Gustafson NightMuse Productions
The Day Job   Lead Dan Kawka & Alec Robbins Independent Feature
Break   Lead Joel Marsh USC Short
Nice Moustache   Supporting Alec Robbins Independent Short
  Daniel Kawka
Devil's Acid   Supporting Garrett Kruithof Gorilla Tree Film Co
Bloom   Lead Colin McDonald Independent Short
This is Us   Lead Jerry J White III Moondog Media
EVOKE   Lead Asia LeMasters Independent Short
Aquarians   Supporting Michael M. McGuire Organically Grown Productions
Ladylike   Lead Ben Anklam Daisylight Productions

Television

RoleDirectorProduction
House of Lies   Co-Star Showtime
Scorpion   Co-Star CBS
 
 
 

Stage

RoleDirectorProduction
TMI Hollywood   Sketch Comedy Cast Member Performed at Second City Hollywood
Sherlock Holmes   Christine de LaBegassier Kimbyrly Valis Repertory East Playhouse - Los Angeles, CA
Fear and Loathing on the Nile   Merrie Jo Underground Theatre - Los Angeles, CA
Tony N' Tina's Wedding   Sister Terry Albert Maria Mark Liermann CityScape Events Center / Kalamazoo, MI
Stop Kiss   Callie Darcie Crager York Arena Theatre / Kalamazoo, MI
Communicating Doors   Jessica Mark Liermann D. Terry Williams Theatre / Kalamazoo, MI
Leading Ladies   Meg Brad Poer Kalamazoo Civic Theatre / Kalamazoo, MI
August: Osage County   US Barbara, Ivy, Karen Mark Liermann Laura V. Shaw Theatre / Kalamazoo, MI

Commercial

RoleDirectorProduction
Hangry Moments: Courtship   Lady Comedy Central/Jack Link's Beef Jerky
Public Media Network   Self Public Media Network (Michigan Local)
GAP with Janelle Monae   Singer National GAP Holiday
 
 

Print

RoleDirectorProduction
2017 Toyota Corolla   Reading Girl Vincent Dixon National Print Ad
Schwinn Bicycles   Lead Print/Web Ad
 
 
 

Comedy

RoleDirectorProduction
TMI Hollywood   Sketch Comedy Cast Member Second City Hollywood
 
 
 
 

Music videos

RoleDirectorProduction
The Dead Ships “Friends By Default”   Girl Kelly Reed The Dead Ships
Jeff Lynn (Electric Light Orchestra) "When I Was a Boy"   50s Dancer Jeff Lynn (Electric Light Orchestra)
The Dead Ships "First Mistakes"   Taped Girl Kelly Reed The Dead Ships
 
 

Internet

RoleDirectorProduction
Cost of Living   Stacey Daniel Kawka Independent Web Series
Damsels & Dishes   Self Jessica Lynn Parsons Damsels & Dishes on Twitch
Anesidora RPG series   Gem Bruce Monach Maze Arcana on Twitch
Shield Maidens D&D RPG series   Adele Andrew Knoche The Ghic TV on Twitch
Mad X-Men (Quizno's New Media)   Peggy Oren Kaplan Windowseat Pictures
Lunch Time Rush (Quizno's New Media)   Cute Girl Oren Kaplan Windowseat Pictures

Training

Western Michigan University: B.A (x2). Theatre, Film, Video, and Media Studies, minors in French and English, UCB Improv 101-301, Second City Hollywood Improv 101-301, Sitcom Audition Technique, Cold Reading, Scene Breakdown and Working On Film: SAG-AFTRA summer intensive at AFI, Barry Shapiro – Commercial Auditions, B. Lynne Jebens – Cold Reading, Handspring Puppet Company – Puppetry, UCB Improv (currently enrolled), Nathan Mitchell – Stage Combat (hand-to-hand)  
 

Other Special Skills

Travel Savvy, Ice Fishing 
 

Special Skills

ACTING GENRES, STYLES AND TECHNIQUES

Style

Action (Intermediate), Comedy (Advanced), Crime (Intermediate), Drama (Advanced), Family (Advanced), Horror (Advanced), Improv (Advanced), Lee Strasberg (Intermediate), Method (Advanced), Musical (Intermediate), Romantic (Advanced), Sanford Meisner (Advanced), Science Fiction (Advanced), Sports (Intermediate), Stanislavsky (Advanced), Stella Adler (Intermediate), Suspense (Intermediate), Uta Hagen (Beginner), War (Beginner), Western (Beginner)
 

Athletic

Extreme Sports

CYCLING, GENERAL (Intermediate), ROAD BIKING (Intermediate), SNOWBOARDER (Beginner)
 

General

AEROBICS (Intermediate), ARCHERY (Beginner), BASKETBALL (Beginner), BILLIARDS PLAYER (Beginner), BOATING (Beginner), BOWLING (Beginner), BOXING (Beginner), CANOEING (Beginner), DRIVE A BOAT (Beginner), FENCING (Beginner), FISHING (Beginner), FRISBEE (Beginner), GOLF (Beginner), HIKING (Advanced), ICE SKATE (Beginner), JOGGING (Intermediate), JUMP ROPE (Beginner), KAYAKER (Beginner), KICK BOXING (Beginner), ROLLER SKATE (Intermediate), ROLLERBLADE (Intermediate), RUNNING (Beginner), SNORKELER (Beginner), SNOWMOBILE (Beginner), SOCCER (Beginner), TENNIS (Intermediate), TRAMPOLINE (Beginner), VOLLEYBALL (Beginner), WINDSURFER (Beginner)
 

Swimming

BACK STROKE (Intermediate), BREAST STROKE (Beginner), BUTTERFLY (Beginner), DIVING (Beginner), FREESTYLE (Intermediate), SWIMMING, GENERAL (Intermediate)
 

Track & Field

HURDLE (Beginner), LONG DISTANCE (Beginner), RELAY (Intermediate), SPRINTER (Beginner), TRACK, GENERAL (Beginner)
 

Fighting and Weapons

General Weapons

AUTOMATIC WEAPON (Beginner), HANDGUN (Beginner), RIFLE (Beginner)
 

Martial Arts Weapons

SWORDS (Beginner)
 

Stage Combat

HAND-TO-HAND (Beginner), STAFF (Beginner), SWORDS (Beginner)
 

Languages and Accents/Dialects

Accents/Dialects

BRITISH (Advanced), CANADIAN (Beginner), COCKNEY (Beginner), FRENCH (Advanced), IRISH (Beginner), MINNESOTA / WISCONSIN (Advanced), NEW YORK / BRONX (Beginner), SCOTTISH (Beginner), SOUTHERN (Intermediate)
 

Languages

FRENCH (Intermediate), ITALIAN (Beginner), SPANISH (Beginner)
 

Other

Driving Skills

4WD (Intermediate), ATV (Beginner), MOTORCYCLE, DIRT BIKE (Intermediate), MOTORCYCLE, ROAD BIKE (Advanced), SPEED BOAT (Beginner), STICK SHIFT (Beginner)
 

Horse Riding

HORSEBACK RIDING, GENERAL (Intermediate), WESTERN (Intermediate)
 

Licenses

BOATING (Beginner), CLASS C (Advanced), MOTORCYCLE M1 (Advanced)
 

Miscellaneous

ASTROLOGER (Beginner), BARTENDER (Beginner), KNIT (Beginner), PILATES (Beginner), PUPPETRY (Beginner), STAND-IN EXPERIENCE (Beginner), VIDEO GAMES (Intermediate), WHISTLER (Advanced), YOGA (Intermediate)
 

Performance

Dance

JAZZ (Beginner)
 

Improvisation & Comedic Performance

IMPROV, GENERAL (Intermediate), LONG FORM (Intermediate), SECOND CITY (Advanced), SKETCH (Intermediate), UCB (Advanced)
 

Instruments

GUITAR (Intermediate)
 

Singing

COUNTRY (Intermediate), FOLK (Advanced), JAZZ (Intermediate), MUSICAL THEATER (Intermediate), OPERA (Beginner), POP (Intermediate)
 

Vocal Range

ALTO (Intermediate), MEZZO-SOPRANO (Advanced), SOPRANO (Intermediate)
 

Possessions

1994 Yamaha Virago XV535 
2001 Honda Civic (red)