About French Fries

French Fries explores a young, hip African-American foodie couple’s fight to resolve communication problems in a modern marriage of 6 years, 4 months and 3-1/2 days. 

Cast & Credits

Janine Sherman Barrois, Writer/Director

Janine Sherman Barrois is an award-winning writer/producer who has recently signed an exclusive multi-year overall deal with Warner Brothers to create and develop new series.

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Rebecca Naomi Jones as "Sydney"

You can currently catch Rebecca in Most Likely to Murder, which premiered in March at SXSW, and recurring as Gwen on HBO’s High Maintenance. She previously recurred on Denis Leary's FX series Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll and has had guest appearances on Inside Amy SchumerDifficult PeopleGood Girls Revolt, Odd Mom Out and Limitless, among others.

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Carl D. McDowell as "Jason"

Carl D. McDowell was born on the gang-ridden streets of the south side of Chicago. Although he had his share of problems with gangs and brushes with the law as a teenager, sports ultimately led him in the opposite direction.

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Khaliah Neal, Producer

Khaliah Neal has worked at a wide range of prominent production companies and film studios including The Weinstein Company, Jean Doumanian Productions and Focus Features. Recently, she produced The Rachel Divide, a Netflix original documentary, with Executive Producer Roger Ross Williams, and X, a short film and the directorial debut of Yara Shahidi.

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Carmen Cabana, Cinematographer

Carmen Cabana is a cinematographer of Afro-Hispanic descent. Fresh off a DP seat on the Starz TV show Vida and the second season of Netflix's Narcos, Carmen's years of experience and ability to visually capture the emotions of any story have catapulted her to one of the top choices for female cinematographers among filmmakers.

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Cecil Gentry, Production Designer

A production designer with an eye for detail and authenticity, Cecil is known for his stylized sets and sharp attention to production value. With a nod to his background in architecture and interior and furniture design, Cecil brings a wealth of knowledge to the table.

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Dolores Ybarra, Costume Designer

Dolores Ybarra is the renowned costume designer of the hit TNT dramedy Claws, starring Niecy Nash. She has worked on such shows as BlackishThe Soul Man and My Wife & Kids. She is the youngest twin from a family of twelve children. 

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