Kerri (Virginia Tran), an Asian-American visual effects artist in Hollywood, is working on a very secret and very racially problematic project: digitally altering a white movie star to look biracial. Her white reporter bestie Viv (Claire Fazzolari) threatens to expose it all — and destroy her friend in the process.
SKINJOBS is the third world premiere staged at the Hollywood Fringe Festival by director Lee Costello following her productions of LOSANGELYNE and THEPORTABLEDOROTHYPARKER. She also directed the acclaimed Obama-Trump play TRANSITION, which played at HFF 2017.
SKINJOBS marks the Hollywood Fringe debut of Jim Vejvoda, a playwright and journalist with over twelve years of experience covering the film industry. He has a BFA in screenwriting from the USC School of Cinema-Television, where he received their prestigious Jack Nicholson Award for Excellence in Screenwriting. His plays have appeared at The Road Theatre, Play Club West, and The Birdhouse Theatre in Georgia.
Carl Kozlowski fell asleep at the wheel of his car, made Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank think he died mid-interview and had to race an LA bus at 90 mph. Now he's ready to share his craziest narcoleptic misadventures with you. Strap in!