Jennifer starring in Vermilion
Jennifer is playing Darcy in feature film Vermillion, which began shooting 20 February 2017. It also stars Theresa Healy, Goretti Chadwick, Peter Feeney, and Emily Campbell. It is written and directed by Dorthe Scheffmann and produced by Michele Fantl.
Vermilion tells the story of a group of women who are close to each other – mothers, daughters, friends and neighbors. Some of their relationships are good and some are broken. The events of one summer month changes their lives forever.
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Jennifer performing in Actors' Benevolent Fund Afternoon Gala
Jennifer will be one of the performers at the Actors' Benevolent Fund Gala on Sunday 2 April 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at the Pop-Up Globe (Ellerslie Racecourse, Auckland). Click here to book.
All profits from the Gala will go directly to the New Zealand Actors' Benevolent Fund, a not-for-profit charity established in 2013 to provide assistance to professional performers, both young and old, who, due to injury, illness, or disability, are unable to work. It provides both financial and practical assistance to those in need. Medical expenses may be directly met, pharmaceutical bills settled, or essential items purchased. In some cases, there may also be provision available for the care of children or family dependants of those performers in need. Jennifer is a board member of the Actors' Benevolent Fund.
The Gala will feature many New Zealand performers including Dave Dobbyn, Shona Laing, Lucy Lawless, Jubilation Choir, Dynamotion, Stephen Lovatt, James Roque, Jesse Griffin, Tandi Wright, Fiona Samuel and The Black Quartet; Michele A'Court will MC.
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Jennifer will teach a workshop for Matamata Drama Society on 29-30 April 2017.