Jeff Talbott is a writer and actor who lives in New York City. He grew up in Kimball, Nebraska, a little town in the western part of the state situated right off I-80. He eventually moved east by way of Lincoln, NE (college), Chicago, IL (life, part 1), New Haven, CT (grad school), and finally NYC (life, part 2). He lives in Sunnyside, Queens near a very good place to get donuts.
As a writer, Jeff wrote THE SUBMISSION, which won the inaugural Laurents/Hatcher Award for Best New American Play in 2011 and the NY Outer Critics Circle John Gassner Award for Outstanding New American Play in 2012. It premiered off-Broadway at MCC Theater and has since been performed all over the country. Jeff writes musicals with Will Van Dyke. For more detailed information about Jeff's writing, click HERE for plays and HERE for musicals.
As an actor, Jeff has appeared on Broadway, off-Broadway and in theatres across the country, as well as in film and television. He was trained at the Yale School of Drama (MFA) and the University of Nebraska/Lincoln (BFA), and has lived in NYC for almost 20 years. He has been in hundreds of plays and spent a fair amount of time being everything from a sad crime victim to a judge on many television shows. For more detailed information about Jeff's acting, click HERE.