Jess Hong


Jess Hong is a New Zealander of Chinese descent and has a Bachelor degree in Performing Arts from Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School. Her short film credits include lead roles in Got Milk (which she also directed as part of Toi Whakaari’s Festival of Work in Development) and Bar Tricks, helmed by New Zealand feature film director Jonathan King. Jess’ other screen credits include short films Mise En Scene and Organic Matter which screened at the Rialto 48 Hour Film Festival. Jess has appeared on stage both as an actor and as a dancer and her theatre credits include Rushes, Grand Opening, Once On This Island, King Lear, Frankenstein, As You Like It, The Crucible and The Tempest.