JACKIE BLACKMORE - BIO
Jackie Blackmore is a professional actor, improv & physical comedian, director, teacher, award-wining playwright & comedy writer with over 25 years of experience. She’s written & performed in a lot of sketch comedy groups including: Strapless Comedy, The Skinny, Grimaldi’s Asylum, Blackout Broadcast, Off Centre Television, Terribly Inappropriate, One Night Stand, Radio Edit, Tight Corset Theatre, & The Legend of Bonefish. They take her places: the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, San Francisco / Montreal / Toronto / Vancouver Sketchfests, Canwest Global Comedyfest, Vancouver International Comedy Festival, and the Montreal, Toronto, Edmonton, Victoria, & Vancouver Fringe Festivals where she regularly headlines sold out shows. She also does dramatic theatre stuff: Proof, The Vagina Monologues, Dancing at Lughnasa, Awkward (her solo one woman show), Dumb Blind Luck, The Good Time Girls & Saucy Bits. Jackie sells things in commercials & plays quirky young mom zombie-killing paramedic cops on Film & TV in shows such as: SEE, Altered Carbon, Noelle, The Magicians & Man in The High Castle. She is a past performing Masterclass & Rookie League member of Vancouver Theatresports. Jackie also enjoys teaching acting to kids & teens at Arts Umbrella & Carousel Theatre School and Sketch Comedy Writing at Instant Studios & Vancouver Film School where for 10 years she directed 6-9 shows a year with the VFS Sketch Company.