Jon Rannells is an award winning actor/writer/filmmaker and self-taught mixed media artist. As an actor, Jon has more than 70 appearances in commercials, TV shows and films. As a playwright, Jon’s plays have been produced in North America and Europe and translated into several languages.
Jon co-wrote the cult dark comedy feature film, ‘Eddie The Sleepwalking Cannibal’ which premiered at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival, and went on to win the Black Tulip award at the Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival and the European Fantasy Film Grand Prize at Leeds International Film Festival. Jon also wrote and directed the feature film ‘Ruby Booby’, which won Best Actor at the International Film Festival Of Manhattan.
Originally from Toronto, Canada, Jon now lives in Highland Park, Los Angeles, with actress Kathryn Winslow and their two daughters.
“The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.”