Storytellers – Shira Haas and Ali Wentworth

Tribeca Talks



Shira Haas was nominated for Golden Globe and Emmy® awards for her role in Unorthodox. She will next star in the series Lioness produced by Barbara Streisand. She is the star of the upcoming Asia (Ophir winner, Best Supporting Actress; 2020 Tribeca Film Festival winner). Haas currently stars in the international hit series SHTISEL. Additional credits include The Zookeeper’s Wife and A Tale of Love and Darkness. Ali Wentworth made a name for herself as a regular on In Living Color. She has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno over a hundred times, as well as Colbert, Seth Meyers, and Jimmy Kimmel. Other credits include her memorable role as Jerry Seinfeld’s girlfriend, Schmoopie. She was the creator, star, and executive producer of the critically acclaimed Starz series Head Case. Wentworth was an on-air regular on The Oprah Winfrey Show for three years. She created, wrote, and starred in Nightcap, a comedy. Wentworth played Meryl Streep’s best friend in the Nancy Meyer film, It’s Complicated. Join us as the most unlikely, but exciting, pairing digs deep into the creative process.