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Positively Jax (Zane Jones)


Positively Jax (Zane Jones) is a NYFA Acting for Film alum and Veteran Marine known for his recent work on the short film The Girl in Apartment 15 (2020), which follows the story of writer Devin who suspects his neighbor Ashley is being abused by her boyfriend. The short film won the 2021 Daytime Emmy for ‘Outstanding Short Form Daytime Fiction Program.’

The brainchild of an all African-American team of producers and filmmakers: Dr. Louis Deon Jones, Marquez Williams, Antrell Terry, Pierre Phipps, Dario Harris, Andre Davis, and Zane Jones, the film made history as winner of the first-time category for ‘Outstanding Short Form Daytime Fiction Program.’

The short film is available to stream on Amazon Prime Video & Louis Jones Television.

Program Studied at NYFA: Acting for Film
Program Type: Associate of Fine Arts (AFA)
Year Graduated: 2019
Location: California, US
Credits: The Girl in Apartment 15 


NYFA Alum Spotlight: Zane Jones

'The Girl in Apartment 15' wins a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Daytime Fiction Program

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