Deputy Awards and Features Editor, Variety

Jenelle Riley is the Deputy Awards and Features Editor at Variety. She wrote the 2015 short film Warning Labels, directed by Jennifer Morrison, and is the host of Variety’s Actors on Actors, which has won two Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards. She wrote and directed the award-winning play “A Kind of Love Story” which had its world premiere at Sacred Fools Theatre in Los Angeles. She is the regular host of career conversations for the SAG-AFTRA Foundation, where she has conducted lengthy interviews with such actors as Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Viola Davis.