Kitty’s uncle is reggae legend Bunny Wailer – of Bob Marley & The Wailers fame. Jack’s strange childhood included having oddball ukulele legend Tiny Tim as a neighbor and babysitter. Enigmatic bluesman Leon Redbone was Jack’s guitar teacher. Jack and Kitty co-created, co-directed, co-wrote and co-starred in The Zinghoppers! a children’s television series which earned six regional Emmy Award nominations and was broadcast on over 150 PBS member stations nationwide. Jack and Kitty’s 2015 feature length documentary film Jug Band Hokum (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), includes appearances by Garrison Keillor, Charlie Parr and rap legends Bone Thugs-n-Harmony. In 2017, four original songs written and performed by Jack and Kitty were featured in the Oscar nominated Willem Dafoe film The Florida Project (A24) by director Sean Baker (Tangerine) which debuted at the 49th edition of Cannes Directors’ Fortnight as part of the Cannes Film Festival.