Jeanette Bonner is an award-winning actor, writer, and producer in NYC. Her self-produced solo show Love. Guts. High School. premiered at the Midtown International Theatre Festival (nominations for Best Actress and Best Solo Show), and later went on to the Chicago Fringe Festival (Time Out Chicago Critic’s Pick) and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She is the Executive Producer and Creator of web series Ghost Light (Official Selection Miami, UK, Austin Web Fests with nominations for Best Comedy, Best Supporting Actor, and Best Editing) and The Scoop, a hybrid talk show featuring conversations with culture makers over independent NYC ice cream. The Scoop was a Final Selection for Bravo TV’s Pitch & Development Lab at ITVFest 2017 in Manchester, VT, and winner of the Real Pitch TV Format Competition 2018. Ghost Light is now partnered with digital platform Seed & Spark for streaming and distribution.
In addition to her personal producing projects, she has continued her passion for helping other artists execute their vision as a Producer and Production Manager. Recent projects include In This Life which won Best Musical at the Academy Award-qualifying Rhode Island International Film Festival and screened at the Lincoln Center's Dance on Camera Festival. She loves stories that are female-forward and is passionate changing the representation on creative and production teams in the entertainment industry.