Rachel Sennott Biography
Rachel Sennott (born Rachel Anne Sennott) is an eminent American actress and comedian. She is best known for her starring roles in the films Shiva Baby (2020), Bodies Bodies Bodies (2022), and Bottoms (2023). In 2023, she starred in the HBO drama series The Idol.
Rachel Sennott Education
She received her education at Simsbury High School where she graduated in 2014. Then she attended The New York University Tisch School of the Arts where she studied acting graduating in 2017.
Rachel Sennott Career
Rachel Sennott Early Comedy Work
As a freshman in college, she became interested in comedy when she went to an open mic night on a date. During her stint in college, she continued to perform comedy at open mic nights as well as acting in student films including the lead role of Danielle in the 2017 short film version of Emma Seligman’s Shiva Baby. She went on to reprise this role in the 2020 feature film adaptation. Feeling out of control of her fledging career, in 2018 she turned to Twitter comedy, writing short jokes and tweeting multiple in a day. That same year, she developed her own shows, Fest and Ur Gonna Slp Rlly Well Tonight. Puke Fest combines stand-up sets with a drinking game.
In 2019, she was named one of the six best comedians of the alt scene on lists from both Time Out New York and Pop Dust citing her unique satirical takes on aspects of millennial life and culture. On television, she has starred in HBO’s High Maintenance and played Jackie Raines on Call Your Mother. Moreover, she has developed Comedy Centra; a series with Ayo Edebiri. Their shows Ayo and Rachel Are Single and Taking the Stage began airing on the network in 2020. Also, she appears with Edebiri and other comedians on the web comedy-documentary series Speak Up. There, she seeks to amplify female voices about working in comedy.
Rachel Sennott’s Transition to feature films
In the film, she has starred as Hannah Rosen in the 2020 feature films Tahara and as Danielle in Shiva Baby. Both films are queer Jewish coming-of-age narratives set as funeral services. But Rachel is neither Jewish nor queer. Her performance in the lead role of Danielle in Shiva Baby which premiered at SXSW and TIFF in 2020 was highlighted in several reviews. She then went on to win the Rising Star award at the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival. In 2022, she played Alice in Bodies Bodies Bodies. The following year, she reunited with Shiva Baby writer-director Emma Seligman to write the teen sex comedy film Bottoms. In the film, Sennot stars with her Ayo and Rachel Are Single costar Ayo Edebiri. The film premiered on March 11, 2023, on SXSW to critical acclaim. She is set to appear in Saverio Costanzo’s previous drama Finalmente L’alba (Finally, Dawn Has Come).
Rachel Sennott Age
Rachel was born on September 19, 1995. Thus she is 27 years old as of June 2023. Hence Rachel celebrates her birthday on September 19th of every year.
Rachel Sennott Height
She stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.6m) tall.
Rachel Sennott Family
Sennott was born in Simsbury, Connecticut, to Jack Sennott (Father) and Donna Virzi (Mother). She has three sisters named, Anna Sennott, Lizzie Sennott, and Katherine, And a brother by the name of Brian.
Rachel Sennott Boyfriend
News on the internet shows that she appears to be dating Logan Miller (born in 1992) an American actor. She does not have any kids as of June 2023.
Rachel Sennott’s Net Worth
Sennott has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $5 million which she has earned through being a comedian and actress.
Rachel Sennott Salary
The amount she receives as a salary is not mentioned on the Internet. However, we speculate she earns a decent income.
Rachel Sennott The Idol
She began appearing on the HBO drama series The Idol which began appearing on June 4, 2023. In the drama series, she plays the role of Leia, Jocelyn’s best friend and assistant. The Idol focuses on Jocelyn (Lily-Rose Depp), an aspiring pop idol who, after having a nervous breakdown that causes her last tour to be canceled, resolves to reclaim her title as the sexiest pop star in America and begins a complex relationship with Tedros (Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye), a self-help guru and the head of a contemporary cult. However, the series was met with highly unfavorable critical reception for its graphic sexual content and themes. Though Alex Barasch of The New Yorker commended Sennott as one of its “strong performances”.
Rachel acts alongside fellow actresses and actors such as;
- Abel Tesfaye playing the role of Tedros
- Lily-Rose Depp playing the role of Jocelyn
- Suzanna Son playing the role of Chloe
- Troye Sivan playing the role of Xander
- Jane Adams playing the role of Nikki Katz
- Jennie Ruby Jane playing the role of Dyanne
- Hari Nef playing the role of Talia
- Moses Sumney playing the role of Izaak
- Da’Vine Joy Randolph playing the role of Destiny
- Dan Levy playing the role of Benjamin
- Eli Roth playing the role of Andrew Finkelstein
- Ramsey playing as herself
- Hank Azaria playing the role of Chaim
- Melanie Liburd playing the role of Jenna