Janell has been acting in LA since 2011. She has studied at The Groundlings, UCB, Lesley Kahn, Anthony Meindl, Stan Kirsch, Lisa Sundstedt, and Killian McHugh. You can see her in commercials for Red Robin, Wealthfront, Cricket Wireless, Remmington, and many more. She has also been performing sketch and improv live since 2012 at The Neon Venus, The Groundlings, UCB, Second City, and currently with her team DUKE at iO West. She is the host of the live show FailArmy on Facebook and you can see her every Friday at 10:30am!
Janell has studied writing through The Groundlings and UCB. She was selected out of over 5,000 applicants as 1 of 60 comedy writers for the 2015 CBS Diversity Sketch Showcase and successfully got 3 pieces into a 24 piece show. Janell and her writing partner, Gabe Oliva, have a fully written single cam comedy pilot they are shooting this fall, backed by Gray Matter Films production company.
Janell is a voice over artist represented by Atlas Talent. She has done a number of voice overs from an animated cowgirl boot to Hotels.com. Currently she is working on a new video game.