Jennifer Podemski is an actor and film and television producer of mixed First Nations and Israeli descent and was born and raised in Toronto. At age 25, Jennifer opened her first production company, Big Soul Productions, the first Aboriginal owned and operated, full-service production company in Canada. She later founded Redcloud Studios Inc. and had a starring role in Empire of Dirt, a film she produced.
Jennifer is the creator and producer of The Other Side and is the co-executive producer and creative director of the Indspire Awards. More recently, Jennifer starred as Dr. Crowshoe on the award-winning drama series Blackstone, on HBO’s Sensitive Skin with Kim Cattrall and in FireSong.