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New York is Dead

NOW: Original indie episodic series

World Premiere

USA | 11 MINUTES | English |


Action, Horror, Comedy, New York, NY Director(s), Female Screenwriter(s), First Time Filmmaker
A darkly hilarious webseries about two broke NYC artists who become hitmen to make ends meet.

Screening with Tribeca N.O.W. Showcase A


Jenn Harris is an actress/writer/producer best known for her co-starring role in the film Gayby and playing Jodi Foster in the hit Off-Broadway musical “Silence! The Musical.” She has written and performed her solo show in NYC and was a writer for CNE. Matthew Wilkas is an actor/playwright/screenwriter also know for his co-starring role in the film Gayby. His play “Big Babies” was at the Vineyard Arts Project and Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre. His play “Pageant Play” was published by Dramatist Play Services after its production at the Berkshire Theatre Festival. New York is Dead is Randy Harrison’s directorial debut. He is best known for playing Justin Taylor for five seasons on Showtime’s acclaimed series Queer as Folk.

Project Creator
Randy Harrison, Jenn Harris, Matthew Wilkas
Jenn Harris, Matthew Wilkas
Daniel Rampulla
Robert Grigsby Wilson
Cormac Bluestone
Production Designer
Kimberly Matela
Executive Producer
Jenn Harris
Jenn Harris, Matthew Wilkas, Randy Harrison
Associate Producer
Ashley B. Cohen (Line Producer), Jess Clark (Line Producer)
Sound Edit and Mix
David Forshee
First Assistant Director
Ryan Hamelin
Costume Designer
Kimberly Matela
Hair and Makep
Erin Acker
First Assistant Camera/Gaffer
Dean Snodgrass
Jenn Harris, Matthew Wilkas, Bebe Neuwirth, Ana Gasteyer, Jemima Kirke, John Early, Maulik Pancholoy, Randy Harrison, Cole Escola


Press Contact
Jenn Harris
Better WERK productions
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Phone: 646 528 7880