Jo is a self-described New York Metropolis-based actor and author who hails from Cincinnati, Ohio, in keeping with her private web site. After collaborating in her highschool’s theatre program, she went on to earn her BFA in Musical Theatre from the College of Michigan. There, she appeared in a wide range of reveals, from Me and My Woman, to The Tempest, and The Drowsy Chaperone, and taught theatre workshops in Ann Arbor, Mich. and overseas, in India.
Jo has additionally appeared in a handful of on-screen productions, in keeping with her IMDB web page. She landed minor roles in each The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, in addition to The Deuce, and Arturotino with Arturo Castro. Her function as Emma in The Promenade, nevertheless, is her highest profile function but, and he or she appears significantly psyched. In an Instagram submit from November 2019, she thanked Ryan Murphy, her New York group, and her mother, for serving to her obtain her wildest goals.
Within the submit, she mentioned: “Swipe for a BIG shock ☺️ To this group that has welcomed me with open arms, to Ryan for trusting this lil queer actor from Ohio with the function of a lifetime, to my group in New York cheering me on, and to my mother, for believing in me after I was simply studying to imagine in myself: thanks. Let’s GOOOOO!!!!”