Jess Weixler



Place of birth:

Louisville, Kentucky, USA:


Jessica "Jess" Weixler is an American actress, best known to date as the lead in the comedy-horror film Teeth and the comedy The Big Bad Swim. She graduated in 1999 from Atherton High School in Louisville, Kentucky, where she also attended the Walden Theatre Conservatory Program and was in The River City Players acting group and in the Chamber Singers choral group and was voted "most talented", and then attended Juilliard. She was nominated for a Breakthrough Award at the Gotham Awards in 2007 and won the Special Jury Prize in Dramatic category For a juicy and jaw-dropping performance at the Sundance Film Festival in 2007 both for her role in Teeth. She also appeared in the TV series Law & Order: Criminal Intent. In January 2009, she was named by New York Magazine as the "New Indie Queen" of the year and one of the fourteen "New Yorkers you need to know." She currently lives in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, New York. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jess Weixler, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

Clock (2020)
Ava (2020)
as Judy
Fully Realized Humans (2020)
as Jackie
The Death of Dick Long (2019)
as Jane Long
It Chapter Two (2019)
as Audra Phillips
Chained for Life (2018)
as Mabel
Who We Are Now (2018)
as Gabby
Entanglement (2018)
as Hanna
Sister Cities (2016)
as Austin Baxter
Money (2016)
as Sylvia
Lamb (2016)
as Linny
Listen Up Philip (2014)
as Holly
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her (2014)
as Katy Rigby
Apartment Troubles (2014)
as Nicole
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
as Katy Rigby
The Face of Love (2013)
as Summer
Free Samples (2013)
as Jillian
Somebody Up There Likes Me (2013)
as Lyla
The Normals (2012)
Best Man Down (2012)
as Kristin
The Lie (2011)
as Clover
The Man Who Never Cried (2011)
as Ginny
A Woman (2010)
as Julie
As Good As Dead (2010)
as Amy (uncredited)
Yes (2010)
as Woman
Audrey the Trainwreck (2010)
as Tammy
Today's Special (2009)
as Carrie
Alexander the Last (2009)
as Alex
Peter and Vandy (2009)
as Vandy
Teeth (2008)
as Dawn O'Keefe
The Big Bad Swim (2006)
as Jordan Gallagher
Little Manhattan (2005)
as TV Cowgirl

TV Series Credits

The Son (2017)
as Sally McCullough
Medium (2005)
Hack (2002)
Everwood (2002)
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
Fully Realized Humans (2020)
Apartment Troubles (2014)
Apartment Troubles (2014)
Apartment Troubles (2014)