"Mr. Russell’s creations are a wonder of ingratiating understatement" - Ben Brantley, New York Times
.ruok is a short film that
Jay wrote, directed & produced
starring Peter Mark Kendall,
Zachary Booth &
Sydney James Harcourt.
ruok has played Film Festivals in New York City, Cardiff, Wales, Washington DC,
Melbourne, Amsterdam, London, Edmonton, Canada, Philadelphia, Boston, San Antonio, Indianapolis, Milford, PA, Palm Springs, CA., Corvallis, OR, Kansas City, MO, New Haven, MO, North Carolina, Fargo, ND. St. Louis, San Diego, Hartford, Miami, Nantes, France, & more.
ruok was one of only
36 short films worldwide chosen for the
Iris Prize Festival in Cardiff, Wales (one of the most prestigious LGBT Film Festivals in the world),
& as part of the 31st NewFest
New York's LGBT Film Festival.
ruok won BEST SHORT at the Everybody Digital Film Festival in Brooklyn, NY
Most recently Jay played roles in
Season 4 of Mr Robot,
as well as in the HBO Miniseries
The Plot Against America.
This Spring Jay won the
Carbonell Award for
Best Supporting Actor
in a Play
for his performance in
Palm Beach Drama Works!