Janet Ulrich Brooks is an actress, known for Divergent (2014), One Small Hitch (2013) and Conviction (2010).
With years of comedy under her belt, Janet began doing Shaw, Chekhov, Shakespeare, Sam Shepard, Clifford Odets. She is a Company Member at TimeLine Theatre Company and has also worked with Steppenwolf, Writers’ Theatre, Strawdog, Pegasus Players, Shaw Chicago, Northlight, City-Lit and others. Stamina paid off in spades, having performed two one-woman plays; Lillian at TimeLine and Golda’s Balcony at Pegasus Players.
This business is home for Janet. She loves the work, plays well with others, and (being trained in the Midwest) has a solid work ethic – be on time, bring something to the table, and remain flexible. It’s amazing what you can learn from others.
Film credits include Divergent, One Small Hitch and Conviction. TV Credits include NBC’s Chicago Fire, STARZ’s Boss and MTV’s Underemployed.