OH LOOK IT’S THESE TWO AGAIN

In honor of #PresidentsDay, here are the presidents of @chap.three and the writers of Ep.21 (21!!! City Kitties can finally get rid of that terrible fake ID!!!🍸).

That’s right, this week we have another @theharleenquinzel + @laurenjustina collab 👯⠀

EPISODE 20: “ZAMN ZADDY”

Just in time for #GLAENTINESDAY, episode 20 is here to remind you of the age-old wisdom, chicks b4 dicks. Watch “Zamn Zaddy” now!

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Written: @theharleenquinzel + @laurenjustina
Directed: @laurenjustina
DP + Color: @hayvaleri
Starring: @julia.emma.lehman + @shea_brockway
Edited: @shmabilicious
Sound: @lisastoll_surfingdp
Score: Helen Simmins-McMillin
AC: @alexartfulflow
PA: @rubymelodymusic
Executive Produced: @theharleenquinzel + @laurenjustina .

MEET THE CAST OF EPISODE 20: “ZAMN ZADDY”

We are so excited to introduce you to the two sweet and funny and talented and gorgeous stars of this week’s episode: Meet Julia Lehman (@julia.emma.lehman) and Shea Brockway (@shea_brockway)!!!⠀

 


.⠀Julia Lehman is an actress, writer and producer known for her roles on The New Adventures of Old Christine, Modern Family and the Netflix series, NARCOS. She is excited to be a part of the City Kitties’ short series where she gets to act alongside Shea Brockway in the comedic short Zamn, Zaddy. (Editors note: awww, we’re excited too)⠀

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Shea Brockway is an actress based in Los Angeles, CA, known for Thrillzone (2014), This Indie Thing (2010) and I Want Him Dead (2010) (Editor’s note: same.)⠀

FESTIVAL

WE INTERRUPT YOUR REGULARLY SCHEDULED PROGRAMMING FOR A SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT – City Kitties currently has not one, not two, but THREE episodes as official selections in national and international film festivals! 🎥 Huge congratulations to the cast and crew of…⠀
Ep. 1 “Birthday Cake” – First City Film Festival (@firstcityfilm)⠀
Ep. 6 “Luster’s Punk – Black Women in Comedy Festival (@blackwomenincomedyfestival)⠀
Ep. 20 (this week!) “Zamn Zaddy” – Cinema Sisters International Film Festival⠀

TRUE LOVE

This week’s episode was co-written by Ellen Steves (@theharleenquinzel) and Lauren Currie (@laurenjustina). Ellen + Lauren are the co-founders of @chap.three. They work together to realize their dream of making an intersectional space to put women in the spotlight. here’s a picture of them at a cowboy-themed wedding 🤠 ⠀

MEET THE CAST OF EPISODE 19: “CAT MOMS”

 Meet the fantastic and so-hilarious EVER MAINARD (@evermainard) + BRI PRUETT (@bripruett)!!!⠀

Ever Mainard (Netflix, Hulu, MTV) is a stand-up, actor, writer, improviser, all around funny gal. Variety Magazine calls Ever “Hilarious… A wild card whom one can spot a mile away!” She is a three time Best Actress Award Winner for her role as Regular Helen in The Feels, and is the Duplass/Netflix Original “Paddelton”.⠀

 


Bri Pruett is a stand-up comic and improviser from Portland, Oregon, living in Los Angeles, California. Her TedxTalk on beauty standards dropped in 2018. In 2017, she was featured on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle. In 2016 she won the Willamette Week reader’s poll for Best Comedian in Portland. Splitsider.com has named her a “comic-to-watch.”⠀

THIS IS AN ACTUAL CITY KITTY

BTS from the set of City Kitties!

EPISODE 18: “LISA AND RHEA”

 

The kitties are here and they’re ready for you to tuck them in for the night 😴 … Check out ep. 18 “LISA AND RHEA” 💕⠀
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Written: @mlywag
Directed: @bcatbagan
DP + Color: @hayvaleri
Starring: @farrfrencheska + @AngelQinan ⠀
Edited: @shmabilicious
Sound: @lisastoll_surfingdp
Score: Helen Simmins-McMillin⠀
PA: @rubymelodymusic
Executive Produced: @laurenjustina + @theharleenquinzel

MEET THE CAST OF EPISODE 18: “LISA AND RHEA”

Say hello to the shining stars of this week’s sweet lil episode: Maqui Farr Jose (@farrfrencheska) + Angel Qinan (@AngelQinan)!⠀
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Maqui Farr Jose is a singer and actress born and raised in Manila, Philippines. She is known for winning GMA Network’s reality television singing competition, Are You the Next Big Star in 2009. She starred in the first movie musical in the Philippines, Emir (2010) and was awarded best breakthrough actress at the Golden Screen Awards (Manila) in 2011, and acted in various TV shows from 2010 – 2016. Farr is currently based in Los Angeles and has starred in Marie Jamora’s short film, Harana (2019) which was produced by the American Film Institute. ⠀


Angel Qinan is a Filipino-American transgender actress, model, host and registered nurse. She is excited to be part of City Kitties’ diverse cast and stories. In this episode, Angel speaks in Filipino; acts with and is directed by fellow Filipinos. More about Angel at: AngelQinan.com⠀