Believe it or not Lunie became enthralled with acting when at the age of seven she began watching music videos on MTV. Videos as Sade’s Smooth Operator and Whitney Houston’s Greatest Love of All.
Lunie Jules is a Haitian-American actress, teaching artist and writer based in New York City. As an award-winning actress and writer, she has been seen in Barrow Group’s Apprentice Company, Teatro SEA, Theatre 80, AlphaNYC Theatre Co, and the New Perspective Theater.Lunie has had the privilege of performing in Shakespeare’s Cymbeline with Art for Progress where the group raised money for important, artistic, children’s programming. Lunie’s one-woman show Angry Black Womanwas showcased at the Failsafe Festival and she is proud of her work on Digital Physics which was seen at several film festivals, She won best-supporting actress at the NYC 48 Hour Film Festival for her work in New York Scourge and produced a short film Gone FiSSion.
Lunie is usually cast as the smart scientist, the investigative reporter or the young professional mom. She loves to spread joy and have fun by playing complex and three-dimensional characters. One of her goals is to have better representation of Haitians, both on stage and on screen.
As a teaching artist at the Barrow Group, Lunie enjoys her work with children as they use their imagination to create stories and develop characters. She also enjoys seeing the aha moment when teaching beginning acting to adults. Her goals are for students to feel empowered in their work, to know that they are enough, and to learn to trust their gut.
When Lunie isn’t working you can catch her either thrifting or binge-watching an old tv show.
She is currently working on an eco-conscious and inspirational t-shirt line that will be launching soon. Her website LunieJules.co, is currently under construction, but you may sign up to receive updates. You may also follow her on social media. @LunieJules on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
“I want to thank you for lending us your time and knowledge. I honestly learned a lot of necessary and useful information. It was so helpful, that I booked a lead in a web series after not having worked since 2019! And I definitely have you and The Barrow Group to thank. Thank you for everything, your class has encouraged me to continue studying at TBG and I hope I can take another class of yours in the future!