Julie is currently an Artist in Time Warner Inc's inaugural ONEFIFTY New Storytellers Initiative. You can see her perform every month at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theater LA in Gravid Water. Her feminist comedy thriller short film 3 DAYS, as well as her feature screenplay EXCELLENT FANCY and comedy pilot MOTHER F*CKING ACTORS are currently in submission for 2018/2019 film and writing festivals.
A born and raised New York pedestrian now living in Los Angeles by the grace of rideshares, Julie is an actor, writer, director, comedian, and feminist. She is a graduate of Vanderbilt University where she studied Theater and English Literature, and NYU where she received her MFA in Acting. She is a longtime actor, writer and improvisor at The Peoples Improv Theater (Coyote, Give the People What They Want, Electoral Dysfunction, The Scene) and at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theater (Gravid Water, Only Child, Don't Booo Vote, Couples Skate). Her original scripted works include The Goods Are Odd (UCB/NY International Fringe Festival), Seriously Extremely Important (UCB), Charity (Studio Tisch/FreePLAY), From Little Cecily With Fondest Love (Studio Tisch/FreePLAY) and more.
In theater, Julie has appeared in works all over New York and beyond, at The Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, Alley Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Naked Angels, Red Bull Theater, Young Playwrights Inc, New York Theater Workshop, the 52nd Street Project, Portland Stage, Georgia Shakespeare Festival, Richmond Theatre Ensemble, and others, and has worked with wonderful directors like Dan Sullivan, Kenny Leon, Jo Bonney, Sam Gold, Martha Clarke, Davis McCallum, Giovanna Sardelli, Evan Cabnet and many others, and writing and performing original works Charity and From Little Cecily With Fondest Love.
TV appearances include I'm Dying Up Here, The Good Wife, Person of Interest, Late Night With Seth Meyers, and The Colbert Report. Films include The Weekend, Maladies, The Last Day of August, True Story, Admazons and her own feature, Moved, which she wrote and directed, and produced via Kickstarter, which was distributed by The Orchard in 2015. Julie is a proud former Smart Partner and longtime volunteer at New York's 52nd Street Project as well as Opening Act, Young Playwrights Inc, and current volunteers at Inner-City Arts in Los Angeles. She is an accomplished horsewoman and artist, a lover of nature and animals, a news binger, and a ghost story enthusiast.