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The Incredible Jessica James (2017)

TV-MA | | Comedy | 28 July 2017 (USA)
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An aspiring playwright in New York strikes up a friendship with a guy while on the rebound from a break-up.

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Jim Strouse (as James C. Strouse)

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Jim Strouse (as James C. Strouse)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jessica Williams ... Jessica James
Chris O'Dowd ... Boone
LaKeith Stanfield ... Damon (as Lakeith Stanfield)
Noël Wells ... Tasha
Taliyah Whitaker ... Shandra
Will Stephen ... Tinder Guy
Zabryna Guevara ... Mrs. Phillips
Eric Loscheider ... Mandy's New Man
Patricia R. Floyd Patricia R. Floyd ... Mom (as Patricia Floyd)
Evander Duck Jr. ... Kenny
Susan Heyward ... Jerusa
Robert King ... Duane
Anne Carney ... Mrs. Taggart
Dana Jacks Dana Jacks ... Clueless Guest
Megan Ketch ... Mandy
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An aspiring playwright in New York strikes up a friendship with a guy while on the rebound from a break-up.

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 July 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Incrível Jessica James See more »

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Beachside Films See more »
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Trivia

Jessica's wall of rejection letters also features a diploma from Carnegie Mellon University. See more »

Quotes

Jessica James: I want you to think about feeling nothing. And, I mean, really think about it. And, I want you to write a paragraph on it for class next week. Four sentences minimum. Do you think you can do that?
Shandra: Do I have to?
Jessica James: This is theatre, Shandra. We don't have to do any of this. We do it *simply because we must.*
Shandra: [ridiculed] What?
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References The Sopranos (1999) See more »

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Drinkee
Written by Sophie Hawley-Weld, Tucker Halpern (as Tucker Raymond Halpern) & Ricardo de Carvalho Duarte
Performed by Sofi Tukker
Courtesy of Sofi Tukker LLC
By arrangement with ZYNC Music
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A let down.
5 January 2019 | by farleym-19442See all my reviews

I was excited to learn of this movies existence because I have a major crush on Jessica Williams and have eaten up every performance of Chris O'Doud I can find. A major disappointment. Why would anyone fall for Jessica James? She is ill mannered and not at all warm. O'Doud character had little depth. All in all it went nowhere and it wasn't a lot of fun not getting there.


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