Jessica Cummings

Jessica Cummings


As an acting coach, Jess brings a unique perspective – having worked both in front of and behind the camera – and having made the transition from theater to film herself. Besides teaching with the BK gang, Jess has taught at NYU (Stonestreet – Tisch) and The Freeman Studio, and she works with actors at all stages of their career. 

Projects she has coached actors for include Ghosts, Fellow Travelers, The Missing, Dear Edward, Kevin Can F**k Himself, Partner Track, House of Cards, Daliland, City on a Hill, Succession, Hunters, FBI, FBI:Most Wanted, L&O, L&O:OC, L&O:SVU, Chicago Med, Gossip Girl, Queen America, Murphy Brown, Girls5Eva, Bull, What We Do in the Shadows, Tell Me A Story, The Looming Tower, Charmed, 13 Reasons Why, The Equalizer, Power Book II: Ghost, Happy!, The Girl in the Spider’s Web, and many more.

She has acted on camera (WeCrashed, The Equalizer, Bloodline, L&O:CI, L&O:OC, The Big C, Maybe There’s a Tree, Astraea, Diving Normal, Gold, et al.) and on Broadway (The Seagull, Therese Raquin) as well as off-Broadway and regionally.

Jess studied theater with the British American Drama Academy and double majored in Theater and Political Science at Northwestern University.