Leah is the writer/director of the short film Interview Requested and writer/producer of Dirty Laundry. Other directing credits include the comedy shorts Officer Grumpy and Marco Polo Finds His Pants. Her short film 6:18 to Omaha recently won the CinemaStreet Women’s Short Screenplay Competition and is a quarterfinalist for the ScreenCraft Shorts Competition. She was a semi-finalist for the 2019 Made In NY Writers Room Fellowship for her pilot “The Invisibles” and has several projects currently in development.
With nearly two decades of professional experience as an actress, Leah has appeared on and off-Broadway, in film, television, and commercials. Her work includes appearances on “God Friended Me,” “Blindspot,” “The Deuce,” “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” “Hack My Life,” as well as numerous independent films including When the Moon Was Twice as Big, Top Floor, All The Broken Pieces, and the viral web video “Postpartum: The Musical.” Onstage, she has performed with Manhattan Theater Club, Mint Theater, Guthrie Theater, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Baltimore CenterStage, Pittsburgh Public Theater, American Players Theater and more.
She lives in Brooklyn with her amazing and talented husband – actor / director / writer / improviser Andy Schneeflock. She enjoys (among other things) history, horsebackriding, podcasts, breakfast, learning about things, and fuzzy socks.