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Chloe Sevigny

Mel, "The Act"

Chloe Sevigny stars as Mel. Caustic and colorful, Mel is a natural leader of all the women in her small neighborhood. She's had a hard life, and she sympathizes with the troubles Dee Dee's been through. But when she catches a glimpse of another side of Dee Dee, she doesn't know what to think...

Sevigny is an Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actress who is known for her groundbreaking work across film, television and theatre. Production was recently completed on Jim Jarmusch’s “The Dead Don’t Die.” The zombie-comedy boasts a cast including Sevigny, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, Adam Driver, Steve Buscemi and Selena Gomez. Sevigny was most recently seen in “Lizzie,” starring as the accused axe murderer Lizzie Borden opposite Kristen Stewart. This film is a labor of love for Sevigny, who developed the project and also served as a producer. Other recent films include “Lean On Pete,” “Golden Exits,” “Beatriz at Dinner” and “Love and Friendship.” Sevigny has also directed three shorts, “Kitty,” which premiered at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival and “Carmen,” which premiered at the 2017 Venice Film Festival.  Her third one, “White Echo,” completed production this fall.

Sevigny made her film debut in the controversial film “Kids.” For her performance in Kimberly Peirce’s “Boys Don’t Cry,” Sevigny received nominations for an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She won a Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of Nicolette Grant on “Big Love.” Sevigny has appeared in many celebrated indie and cult favorite films like, “The Last Days of Disco,” “American Psycho,” “Gummo,” “Dogville,” “Party Monster,” “Broken Flowers” and has appeared in television sreies such as “Bloodline,” “Will and Grace,” “Portlandia” and “American Horror Story.”
 
Sevigny is repped by WME and Circle of Confusion.