Emmanuelle Chriqui is an immensely talented actress with a gift for taking on challenging roles and bringing dynamic characters to life on screen. As she fearlessly evolves her body of work with each new project, Chriqui is fast becoming one of today’s leading talents across both television and film.
Chriqui can next be seen in Hulu’s physic drama SHUT EYE opposite Jeffrey Donovan and KaDee Strickland. Set to release end of August, the highly anticipated series takes a darkly comedic look at the underground world of Los Angeles storefront psychics and the organized crime syndicate that runs them.
Last year, she starred in Ridley Scott’s adaptation of Bill O’Reilly’s book KILLING JESUS for National Geographic. The American Television film proved successful after it garnered acclaim from many critics including nominations for a 2015 Critics Choice Television Award for Best Movie and a 2015 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie. She also starred in TNT’s crime drama MURDER IN THE FIRST alongside Taye Diggs and Kathleen Robertson.
This was followed by Doug Ellin’s continuation of the hit original HBO series ENTOURAGE for Warner Bros, reprising her role as ‘Sloan’ from the Golden Globe nominated comedy. That same year, she starred in Andrew Currie’s comedy THE STEPS opposite Jason Ritter, James Brolin and Christine Lahti.
Prior, Chriqui executive produced and starred in Sony’s online-video network’s original series CLEANERS opposite David Arquette, Gina Gershon and Emily Osment. She additionally starred in Disney’s animated television series TRON: UPRISING alongside Elijah Wood and Cartoon Network’s reboot of the original 1980s animated television series THUNDERCATS. She has also guest starred in several notable television series including CBS’ Golden Globe nominated drama THE MENTALIST alongside Simon Baker and Showtime’s Golden Globe nominated crime drama THE BORGIAS alongside Jeremy Irons. Film credits include: Claudia Myers’ drama FORT BLISS opposite Michelle Monaghan and Rob Livingston, Sebastian Gutierrez’s comedy ELEKTRA LUXX alongside Carla Gugino and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Dennis Dugan’s comedy for Columbia Pictures YOU DON’T MESS WITH THE ZOHAN opposite Adam Sandler and Nick Swardson, as well as Sony’s Golden Globe nominated musical biopic CADILLAC RECORDS alongside Adrien Brody and Beyoncé Knowles.