Jenni Tooley (Writer/Director/Producer/Editor/Actor) has worked with talented indie artists as well as Oscar-winning actors and directors. She most recently appeared as Ethan Hawke's second wife, Annie, in Richard Linklater's Boyhood. In 2015, the cast of Boyood was nominated for a SAG Best Ensemble Award as well as a Gold Derby Best Ensemble Award. Jenni has written, directed, edited and produced five short films, working with budgets from $50 to $250,000. Her short, The Safety of Others, premiered at South by Southwest and won "Best Comedy Short" at Worldfest Houston. Montclair, a full-length feature in which she acted andworked as producer/production manager, won "Best Produced Screenplay" at CinemaCity Film Festival.
Awards & Recognitions
- 1998 Dallas Observer Best Actress
- 1998 Dallas Critics Forum Award Best Theater Ensemble for Shiner at Undermain Theater