Bethany will play Sam, the risk-taking galpal who pushes Jane (Jenny Paul) to try new things! Adulting with Jane is a new short DIY Comedy series-- think sitcom meets how-to video with a different expert/influencer appearing in each episode to teach Jane how to adult.
In addition to being a palatable way to learn new skills, Adulting with Jane will be one of the first narrative series ever to feature shoppable video technology. When you see and like a featured product in the show, you can click on it, buy it on the spot, and easily return to the episode.
Creatives: The cast is led by Jenny Paul, best known for her recurring role in Hulu’s 9-11 Drama The Looming Tower, and is directed by Samantha Saltzman, whose work includes Resident Director of Broadway’s Matilda the Musical and The Color Purple National Tour. The supporting cast and creative team is loaded with successful New York City based artists across the entertainment industry including Ibanda Ruhumbika of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert playing Jane’s boyfriend; Bethany Lauren James of The Follower and The Deuce playing Jane’s best friend; Casting Director Devin Shacket of House of Cards; Costume Designer Sarah Cogan of Blindspot; Composer Assaf Gleizner of The Office! A Musical Parody and Stephen Sondheim’s 70th Birthday Concert; and Editor Jake Lemmen of The Post and Ready Player One .