A shining young talent in Hollywood and on Broadway, Beanie is best known to film audiences for her starring role in Booksmart and her co-starring role as Julie in Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture. Beanie is known to all Broadway fans for her comic turn as Minnie Fay in the Bette Midler revival of Hello Dolly! on Broadway. Her TV and film credits include Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising, Orange Is The New Black, and Will & Grace. She returned to Stagedoor Manor in the summer of 2017 to participate in a master class. After her starring turn as Fanny Brice in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl, she began a multi-decade film project: the film version of Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along!