BIO

Alexis Jacknow is a Los Angeles based, multidisciplinary actor, director, and writer. 

Most recently, she wrote and directed two episodes, GROUP and OVERNIGHT (2019 WGA Award Nomination), for the Hulu series, LOVE DAILY.

Her debut short film, AGAIN, World Premiered in competition at the Tribeca Film Festival and is now streaming on Amazon Prime, here.​

She is currently in pre-production on her first feature, THE VILLAGER (2019 IFP Week No Borders Selection), with producer Chris Ohlson.  She is also attached to direct Erin Darke's feature, MAD ABOUT SAFFRON.

Alexis recently directed L.A. Theatre Works' National Tour of SEVEN, which will play twenty-seven venues across the country through 2020.

Her recent acting credits include Blumhouse's TRUTH OR DARE and FX's AMERICAN HORROR STORY.  She can also be seen in numerous national commercials for brands including Pizza Hut, Home Depot, & Microsoft.​

Alexis holds a B.F.A. in Acting from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.  She is on faculty as a Lecturer at UCLA's Theater Department and is a proud member of SAG/AFTRA/AEA/SDC.