In 2007 Jess won the Special Jury Prize for Acting at Sundance Film Festival and the Rising Star Award at the Hampton’s International Film Festival for her work in the motion picture TEETH.
Some other feature credits include PETER AND VANDY opposite Jason Ritter, IFC’s ALEXANDER THE LAST, THE BIG BAD SWIM and TODAY’S SPECIAL opposite Aasif Mandvi. She recently completed LUMPY with Justin Long, SOMEBODY UP THERE LIKES ME with Nick Offerman and FREE SAMPLES with Jesse Eisenberg. Weixler graduated from the Juilliard School of Drama where she acquired an impressive list of classical and contemporary roles. She starred in Studio Dante’s production of SAFE and the Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre production of STAY. She can be seen in numerous television guest spots including LAW & ORDER, EVERWOOD, and MEDIUM.