Marrying Jake Gyllenhaal

MELISSA CENTER IS…MARRYING JAKE GYLLENHAAL - What starts out as her Jewish Mom's pesky fantasy (and mild-to-moderate obsession...ok MAJOR obsession) turns into a full - on MISSION as Melissa, single, struggling, and *cough* *cough* approaching 40, searches for love (and Jake Gyllenhaal).

  • Melissa Center
    His Name is Niv, R.V, All I Want
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Writer Biography - Melissa Center

Melissa Center is an actress, filmmaker, and crowdfunding coach. Her multifaceted career began after graduating Summa Cum Laude from Northwestern University. As an actor, her most notable credits include roles on This is Us (NBC), Grey's Anatomy (ABC), Masters of Sex (SHO), and more. She is the producer, co-writer, and star of feature film All I Want (Prime, Vudu, TubiTV, itunes), & the co-director, writer, & star of award-winning short film R.v, a narrative that anticipated the overturn of Roe vs Wade. Her short film His Name is Niv, which she wrote & directed, is inspired by her own experience with sexual assault. Her solo show Marrying Jake Gyllenhaal debuted during Pandemic lockdown via livestream at The Pico, LA followed by Edinburgh Fringe Digital to rave reviews. She seeks to finally present the show live Off-Broadway.

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