By: Iina Kambungu
Comedian, dancer and actress Jessica Mpollo famously known as Cassije Jessica continues making strides, adding director under her belt of many skills and talents.
While many may know her as a comedian, Jessica has recently directed two music videos by King Gucci ‘Energy’ and ‘Falling’, respectively. The comic says she believes there is no limit to what one can do in life. “Nothing is stopping me to be whom and what I want to be. I love forming a story, I love creating content,” she said.
Reminiscing on the dawn of her career Jessica says that she handled everything on her own because of her belief that everyone starts somewhere. “Starting off I did everything by myself, shot, edited, directed and marketed myself,” she said.
Thanks to her amazing personality Jessica met people who vibe with her energy, enjoy her jokes and simply love her free soul. These attributes has helped her pull off her creative videos which instantly blew up making her a relatable comedy queen.
“I am a free soul, passionate about my life and my work. I’m not comfortable with settling and thus, always looking for an opportunity to do better and achieve greatness. I’m many things and working to more than many”, says Jessica.
She is currently a student at College of The Arts (COTA) where she is pursuing her studies in television production, which is basically videography.
“I believe I’m the future. So in the future I will have an arts school combined with a Vocational Training Center. I would love to teach and give every bit of knowledge I have to those inspired and eager to learn,” concludes Jessica.
Five facts you didn’t know about Jessica:
- She loves pineapples
- She can move her ears
- Her dog’s name is baby, because she cannot find anyone to call baby.
- She is crazy about whine dancing.
- She can’t live without junkies “fat cakes”