Director and Executive Producer Jessica Sherif is a Third Culture Kid who loves character based stories that cut across perspectives and cultures.

Jessica is currently working on a four-hour documentary miniseries for A&E, TIME Studios, and Kevin Hart's Hartbeat Productions. On the scripted side, Jessica has directed many award winning shorts, as well as branded videos for companies like Soul Pancake and ApparentlyJack. She also recently shadowed directors on the shows How To Get Away With Murder, Fear The Walking Dead, and American Housewife.

Jessica holds two law degrees from McGill University, a master in broadcast journalism from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, and is a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She also graduated from UCB's Improv and Sketch programs.  She speaks fluent French and Spanish and has the cutest dog named Ziggy. Jessica is a member of Women in Film and the Alliance for Women Directors.


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