Bio

Jenelle Lynn Randall is a true multi-hyphenate: Singer / Actor / Dancer / Writer and the Founder / Executive Producer of The August Wilson Reading Series (aka “AWRS”).

Jenelle was born and raised an Air Force brat in Willingboro, NJ, where she attended Freedom Theatre. After graduating Holy Cross High School in Delran, NJ, Jenelle graduated from George Mason University with a BA in Musical Theatre. After 2 years in Japan and 5 years in LA, Jenelle moved to NYC where she performed on Broadway in ALL SHOOK UP and the 1st Nat'l tour of BROOKLYN: THE MUSICAL.

Jenelle's Off-Broadway credits include THE JOYS OF SEX, THEY WROTE THAT?, SHOUT and the pre-Broadway production of PRETTY WOMAN (under the direction of the late Garry Marshall.)

Jenelle's most notable regional theater credits include:
Hattie in KISS ME KATE (Pasadena Playhouse, opposite Wayne Brady / Merle Dandridge); Minnie in PARADE (3D Theatricals); Lorrell in DREAMGIRLS (@ the MUNY opposite Jennifer Holiday); Etta James in A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN (Pasadena Playhouse) and Miss Gardner in CARRIE (LaMirada / Los Angeles Theatre). Most recently, Jenelle performed at the Mark Taper Forum in THE CHRISTIANS and DISGRACED.

Jenelle's TV credits include BOO BITCH (Upcoming on Netflix), YOUNG & THE RESTLESS, LOVE THAT GIRL, BOARDWALK EMPIRE, ALL MY CHILDREN, GUIDING LIGHT and LAW & ORDER SVU.

Jenelle's VO credits include SCOOBY DOO, RUGRATS, SPONGEBOB, TOM & JERRY, APPLE & ONION and CLARENCE. Jenelle also voices video games and commercials.

Jenelle's one-woman show, “You’re Gonna Hear From Me: A Tribute to Nancy Wilson,” has been performed on US stages and worldwide (with the blessing of the legendary Ms. Wilson herself).

In 2017 Jenelle executive produced The August Wilson Reading Series - August Wilson’s complete Century Cycle -10 plays / 10 months for the community, for FREE.

In 2019 Jenelle wrote, executive produced and starred as Eartha Kitt in I WANNA BE EVIL: THE EARTHA KITT STORY at the Hollywood Fringe Festival to rave reviews. (Broadway World Review: https://www.broadwayworld.com/los-angeles/article/Review-Jenelle-Lynn-Randall-Enchants-Audiences-in-I-WANNA-BE-EVIL-THE-EARTHA-KITT-STORY-at-Fringe-20190624)

Jenelle lives in LA, loves sports, horseback riding, the beach, long drives and is a Scorpio..... (LOL)