Hot List: Notes from the Underbelly - Jennifer Westfeldt
Hot List: Notes from the Underbelly - Jennifer Westfeldt
Kris De Leon
Kris De Leon
Staff Writer, BuddyTV
Jennifer Westfeldt has become one of the most talented performers in theater today, evident in her acquisition of many awards and numerous nominations. Although she significantly excels on stage, she also has the talent and the potential to succeed in film and on television. Her artistic knack for the entertainment industry is positively seen in her endeavors as an actress, writer and singer. Outstandingly pretty, her loveliness goes beyond skin-deep. At present, she stars on the comedy series Notes from the Underbelly.

Born on February 2, 1970, Jennifer Westfeldt attended Guilford High School and graduated from Yale. After completing her education, she performed in numerous stage productions. Her most prominent theater performance was in the Broadway revival of “Wonderful Town,” for which she won a 2004 Theater World Award. Her exposure to theater eventually led her to attend a writer’s boot camp, which prompted her to write scripts for plays, movies and television shows. She also graced the television circuit with shows like Holding the Baby, Snoops and Judging Amy, and worked in movies like How to Lose Your Lover and Keep Your Distance.

On the show Notes from the Underbelly, Westfeldt stars as Lauren. Her inclusion on the show gives her the opportunity to hone her comedic expertise. She portrays the wife of Andrew who is expecting her first child. Apart from her charming persona, what get the viewers hooked are her antics in keeping her pregnancy a secret from her friends and family. Entertainingly funny, she enlivens the plot with her cheery and vivacious presence.

-Kris, BuddyTV Staff Columnist

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