YASHA JACKSON

She came. She believed. She conquered.

FALL 2016

Yasha is cast as singer Shawna Ellis-Ross on the Season Finale of The Get Down (Netflix), lso shoots a commercial for Hewlett Packard, and records national commercials for McDonald's.

 

SPRING 2016

 Yasha joins the cast of Little Boxes at the Tribeca Film Festival, as it's picked up for 2017 release on NETFLIX.

FALL 2015:

Yasha raps her first feature film Little Boxes, produced by acclaimed Academy Award Winner Cary Fukunaga playing opposite Melanie Lynskey.

HBO flies Yasha to Los Angeles to test for a 1/2 hour comedy pilot for the network. She also appears in this season of One Bad Choice for MTV Network.

Yasha joins the Acting Ensemble for live readings at The Urban World Film Festival.

 

SUMMER 2015:

Yasha can be heard in national commercials for Coca-Cola and participates in the Sundance Lab reading of "First Match"

 

CHRISTMAS 2014:

Yasha has Holiday commercials running for both Ford Fusion and Walmart.

 

FALL 2014:

Yasha can be seen this Fall opposite Debra Messing in NBC's new comedy "Mysteries of Laura."

Yasha can also be seen this in the new ABC series "Forever" starring Judd Hirsch and Iona Gruffard

With a wonderful opportunity to play the title role, Yasha participated in the staged reading of "Noor" (writer/director Nijla Mu'min) which wonBest Screenplay at HBO's UrbanWorld Festival

 

SUMMER 2014:

This summer Yasha was honored to work with HBO in their first Talent Showcase for the American Black Film festival. She played the lead in the comedy #NoFilter (writer/director Steven Caple Jr).

She also booked an episode of a new MTV show "One Bad Choice"

 

SPRING 2014:

Yasha can be seen on the new season of Nurse Jackie on Showtime as well as a national commercial for Holiday Inn.

 

NEW YEAR 2014:

Yasha has been cast as the new Brand Voice for YOPLAIT commercials.

She can also now be heard as announcer on TIDE commercials

You can check Yasha out as a new Maxxionista for a national TJ Maxx commercial.

FALL 2013

This past Fall, Yasha was cast in NBC's 1st Annual Diversity Showcase, held at New World Stages.

She can be seen + heard as Tanisha Jackson in the record breaking game, Grand Theft Auto V

Yasha has commercials Non-Tobacco ads running on MTV.