“Jill is a special actor, one who has great empathy as well as a great sense of humor which adds dimension to her talent. She’s lovely.”
– Charlie Sandlan, Senior Acting Teacher, Maggie Flanigan Studio
Jill Durso is a witty and vibrant member of the New York acting community. Originally from Long Island, Jill received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University where she studied filmmaking with renowned directors such as Hal Hartley, Robb Moss and Alfred Guzzetti. She has a background in film and television production and was part of a small team to win a National Emmy Award for Outstanding Documentary at the 2006 Sports Emmy Awards.
Jill studied acting at The Maggie Flanigan Studio under Maggie Flanigan and Charlie Sandlan. Since completing their Two-Year Meisner Conservatory Program she has booked national commercials, independent films, television and theater. Jill also continues to produce her own work, including the short film “Here You Go”, which has been distributed internationally. Jill continues to seek out inspiring stories and characters to bring to life.