Represented byAndrew Mills
2022 saw Jesse direct for season 8 of BBC's INSIDE NO 9 (5* in The Times) and also act as lead director on BBC One’s return to WATERLOO ROAD (2022), seasons one and two. He is developing HEIST OF BENIN, a feature spec, which is set up with Endurance Media with David Oyelowo attached to star. A dual national (US & UK) Writer/Director, Jesse’s debut feature film CALLOUSED HANDS starred Andre Royo (HBO's The Wire), Daisy Haggard (BBC One's Back to Life), and Hans Howes (There Will be Blood). It premiered at the Miami International Film Festival and screened at over 20 festivals around the world, garnering numerous awards. Jesse's second feature film, CAGEFIGHTER starred Gina Gershon and Chuck Liddell, and was released in select US theatres in October 2020 and had a global release online. Jesse is a recent addition to the STARZ COLLECTIVE, a US initiative run by Starlight Entertainment to support BIPOC filmmakers. In his downtime he enjoys spending time with his family and training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, which he holds a Black Belt in. Jesse is represented by Gersh Agency in the US and Revolution Talent in the UK.