Zoe Lister-Jones

Zoe Lister-Jones

Zoe Lister-Jones is an American actress, singer, playwright and screenwriter. Her mother is the New York-based video artist Ardele Lister, and her father is the photographer and media artist Bill Jones. Born in Brooklyn, Lister-Jones graduated with honors from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. Her New York City theatre credits include The Little Dog Laughed and The New Group's The Accomplices. Her screen credits include the political thriller State of Play, as well as the independent films ARRANGED, The Marconi Bros, Day Zero and Palladio. On television she has appeared in numerous episodes of Law & Order.

Lister-Jones wrote and performed in the one-woman, ten-character show Co-dependence is a Four Letter Word. She recently co-wrote and co-starred in the independent feature film Breaking Upwards, which premiered at the 2009 SXSW Film Festival. She also wrote the lyrics and performed many of the tracks on the film's soundtrack.

Lister-Jones has performed with the rock band Maxi Geil at venues such as Joe's Pub, Luxx and the Galapagos Art Space in Brooklyn. Her debut solo CD is 'Skip the Kiss'.