JODIE MARKELL received an OBIE award for her performance in MACHINAL directed by Michael Greif at Joseph Papp’s Public Theater. Other New York theater includes: David Marshall Grant’s SNAKEBIT; David Lindsay-Abaire’s KIMBERLYAKIMBO - Manhattan Theatre Club; BALM IN GILEAD directed by John Malkovich
- Circle Rep; ITALIAN AMERICAN RECONCILIATION directed by John Patrick Shanley - Manhattan Theatre Club. ROAD and UBU at Lincoln Center. Will Scheffer’s EASTER and Odet's CLASH BY NIGHT both directed by Richard Caliban at Naked Angels (company member). She also played Karla Faye Tucker in Steve Earle's KARLA. Regional theater includes: Tom Waits’ FRANK’S WILD YEARS – Steppenwolf; STREET SCENE – Williamstown; SCENES FROM AN EXECUTION – Mark Taper Forum; Theresa Rebeck’s SPIKE HEELS – NY Stage
and Film. Film includes: Woody Allen's HOLLYWOOD ENDING; Todd Haynes’ SAFE; Jim Jarmusch’s MYSTERY TRAIN and his soon to be released THE DEAD DON’T DIE; Barry Levinson’s JIMMY HOLLYWOOD; TRAPPED; QUEEN’S LOGIC; TWELVE AND HOLDING; SWEET LAND; JOSHUA and Ira Sach’s KEEP THE
LIGHTS ON. Television includes: LAW AND ORDER; SVU; THE GOOD WIFE; and Wendy Hunt in the HBO series BIG LOVE. She also directed the feature film of Tennessee Williams’ THE LOSS OF A TEARDROP DIAMOND starring Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Evans, and Ellen Burstyn.
Adrain Washington is an award winning New York City based American actor with a commanding presence on screen, stage, and television. He is excited to be a part of LENI's LAST LAMENT. His Off Broadway credits include: SOUTHERN PROMISES (The Flea Theater) A SOLDIER'S PLAY (Negro ensemble Company), OSAGE AVE.(Cherry Lane Theater), MACBETH (Classical Theater of Harlem). Film and TV credits include BRED, STUD, RECONQUISTA, PRIDE FIGHTER, THE EDGE and GOOD DADS. Adrain is currently cast in a Red Hawk Films biopic as a young blues musician.