SHARON LESSER - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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FULLY VACCINATED

TELEVISION

BLUE BLOODS

Guest Star (No B.S. attorney)

CBS

I LOVE YOU, BUT I LIED

Guest Star (direct, snarky sister)

LIFETIME

LAW & ORDER, SVU

Co Star

NBC

THE DEUCE

Co Star

HBO

TELL ME A STORY

Co Star

CBS All-Access

FILM

JUNCTION (w/Tom Pelphrey)

Lead (suburban mom with a secret)

Dir: Tony Glazer

DRUG MULE*

Lead (high maintenance mom)

Dir: David Spaltro

OFF SEASON*

Lead

Dir: Eugene Ioannou

BAYSTATE BLUES

Lead

Dir: Mark Lewis

STANDING UP

Lead

Dir: Nick Carbonaro

OFF COURSE

Lead

Dir: Leslie Zaks

TABITHA'S AQUARIUM

Supporting

Dir: Jason Klein

*Winner, Best Actress

Long Island International Film Expo

Long Island Film Festival

THEATER

IN THE DAYLIGHT*

Jesse (Lead)

Dir: John Gould Rubin

TWELFTH NIGHT

Olivia

Pearl Theatre Company

TARTUFFE

Elmire

Pearl Theatre Company

CAPTIVITY NARRATIVE* (Reading)

Supporting

Playwrights Horizons

BRYANT PARK SHAKESPEARE CELEBRATION

Goneril

The Drilling Company

THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE

Jean Brodie

The Heights Theatre

THE BODY POLITIC*

Trish (Lead)

Dir: Margarett Perry/The Lark

LUNATIC*

Tamar (Lead)

Alternative Theater Company

HANG-UPS*

Selena (Lead)

Alternative Theater Company

* Premiere/New Work

RADIO/VOICE OVER

Harlequin Romance Audio Books

Narrator/All character voices

Audible Books

U. of Penn Museum of Archeology

Narrator-Mayan Exhibit Tour

Audio Conexus

Nutrifriends

Queen Glut

HGN Productions, Brazil

Virus Attack

Neela

Mondo TV, Italyl

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Middlebury College

B.A. English Literature

Cum Laude, Departmental Honors

Bob Krakower Studio

On-Camera Technique

Bob Krakower (Master Class)

Vance Barber

Larry Moss Studio

Scene Study

Larry Moss

T. Schreiber Studios

Advanced Technique/Scene Study

Terry Schreiber

Joan Rosenfels Studio

Acting Technique

Joan Rosenfels

Circle In The Square Conservatory Program

Summer Intensive

Various

American Globe Theatre

Shakespeare Conservatory Program

John Basil

Ken Schatz Studio

Technique/Scene Study

Ken Schatz

The Pit

Short Form Improvisation

Various

Gotham City Improv

Short Form Improvisation

Various

Finis Jhung Studio

Ballet Technique

Finis Jhung

Lianne Plane

Alvin Ailey Dance Studios

Jazz Dance Technique

Pepsi Bethel

Martha Graham School of Dance

Graham Technique

Various

A born and bred New Yorker, Sharon is Stockard Channing’s little sister or Pamela Adlon’s East Coast doppelgänger with some Leah Remini added for Queens’ flavor. Also a writer, Sharon wrote and produced the comedy, “Drug Mule,” which was picked up for distribution after being an official selection at 17 film festivals and winning four awards including Best Short. Favorite human being: Her son Jack. Favorite special skill: Can touch her tongue to her nose. Please ask about both. New York based, LA local hire.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'2"

Weight: 115 lbs

Eyes: Green

Hair Color: Auburn

Hair Length: Shoulder Length

 

MOTHERHOOD, A SECRET VULNERABILITY, PROFICIENCY IN FRENCH, SARDONIC HUMOR, Billiards/Pool Player, Bowling, Equestrian - General, Ice Skating, Snow Skiing - Downhill, Swimming - ability - general, Tennis, Water Skiing, Yoga, Dance Ballet, Dance Modern, Improvisation, American - Minnesota Accent, American - New England Accent, American - New York Accent, Australian Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Cockney Accent, French Accent, German Accent, Irish Accent, Jewish/Yiddish Accent, Scottish Accent