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May032020

Instagram Live: Jeanine Mason and Shiri Appleby

On April 27, 2020 Jeanine Mason, from The CW’s “Roswell, New Mexico”, was live on Instagram. She had some special guests joining her.

If you missed the live version, here is her chat with Shiri Appleby and Jason Behr.

Apr272020

Instagram LIVE Session – April 27

Jeanine Mason, from The CW’s “Roswell, New Mexico”, is going live on Instagram today and she will have some special guests joining her. Besides some of her cast members she will welcome original “Roswell” actors Shiri Appleby and Jason Behr. Please see the full schedule below.

In case you missed it, Jason joined the second season in a recurring role and Shiri directed an episode for the show that aired recently. Past live sessions with the cast of the show, which is based on the same source material as “Roswell”, took place on the official account of the show: instagram.com/cwroswellnm.

Apr262020

Shiri And Jason’s Instagram LIVE

Did you miss Shiri Appleby and Jason Behr’s Instagram LIVE a few weeks ago? Watch it now on YouTube. Thanks amidalas!

Apr182020

Shiri Is Going To Direct Her First Feature Film

Edited and Additions by Tina for Crashdown.com

“In other news… Disney asked me to direct a feature. I said yes 💍”, Shiri Appleby posted on Instagram on April 17, adding an engagement ring along with the Female Filmmaker Friday hashtag.

The movie for Disney+ is entitled “Wouldn’t It Be Nice” and centers around teenage friends who wake up 20 years later to find out they are married and living a life neither of them expected. Andrew Gunn is producing the feature with a script by Emma Fletcher.

The actress received a lot of virtual applause in the comments:

“Hell yeah you did! Say hi to the mouse for me. Congratulations”, replied Brendan Fehr to the announcement and their newly-on-Instagram “Roswell” colleague Jason Behr added, “Way to go Shir! Well deserved ❤️”

Katherine Heigl added some clapping hands and hearts to Shiri writing, “Congrats lady! 👏👏👏❤️❤️❤️”. Katie’s on-screen “Roswell” TV husband Adam Rodriguez joined the celebration as well and sent some virtual applause. “👏👏👏👏”.

Shiri recently directed episodes of ABC‘s ”Mixed-ish“ and The CW’s “Roswell, New Mexico” and she’s ready to do more.

The showrunner of the re-imagining left a comment and a question which Shiri answered quickly: Carina Adly MacKenzie told Shiri “I am SO excited for you!!!” and asked innocently and in parentheses: “(But also does this mean you’re too big time for us?!?)” In her answer Shiri made clear, “Never! Say when and I’m there! In front of and behind the camera CM xo”. Jeanine Mason, Heather Hemmens and Michael Vlamis from the cast congratulated Shiri too.

Larisa Oleynik who starred with Shiri in the movie “A Time for Dancing” in 2002, sent her some “Major congrats” with a big diamond emoji. Shiri’s good friend Robin Tunney happily added “Nobody deserves it more!!!”. Kristoffer Polaha who had a guest role on the third season of “Roswell” and played alongside Shiri in “Life Unexpected” simply said, “You are a stud. Period.” “MAZEL TOV!!! Yay- so happy for you! 👏🤓”, added her co-star Austin Basis from the cancelled-way-to-soon The CW show.

Please be sure to show your support and send Shiri some good wishes. You’ll discover some more great comments from her fans, friends and acting colleagues by scrolling through the comments. There are over 10,000 likes received on her post so far and 300+ replies.

Congratulations Shiri!

Photo taken by Lena at the ATX TV Festival in 2014.

The article was first released on Crashdown.com.