About Jessica Daniels
- Jessica Daniels, CSA, is an Emmy Award-winning TV and Film casting director. Film credits include: LUCKY GRANDMA (TriBeCa 2019), SELAH AND THE SPADES (Sundance 2019), THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST (Sundance 2018 US Dramatic Grand Jury Prize Winner), TYREL (Sundance 2018), A VIGILANTE (SXSW 2018), MY DAYS OF MERCY (TIFF 2017), ROXANNE ROXANNE (Sundance 2017 Jury Prize for Breakout Performance to Chante Adams), THE STRANGE ONES (SXSW 2017 Jury Prize for Breakout Performance to James Freedson-Jackson), WIENER-DOG, (Sundance 2016), WHITE GIRL (Sundance 2016), and NASTY BABY (Sundance 2015). Jessica won an Emmy for her casting on the acclaimed NBC series 3O ROCK. Television credits include the upcoming series HELPSTERS (Apple TV) and WU-TANG: AN AMERICAN SAGA (Hulu). Additional episodic casting includes AFTER AFTER PARTY (Facebook Watch), DEADBEAT (Hulu), BENDERS (IFC), and THE CARRIE DIARIES (CW). Since 2014, she has served as the New York Pilot Season Casting Director for 20th Century Fox/Fox 21 Studios in New York, contributing series regular and guest casting to dozens of shows including TALES FROM THE LOOP (Amazon), MIXTAPE (Netflix), HAPPY ACCIDENT (ABC), LESS THAN ZERO (Hulu), SINGLE PARENTS (ABC), PROVEN INNOCENT (Fox), THE RESIDENT (Fox), FRESH OFF THE BOAT (ABC), LIFE IN PIECES (CBS), AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE (F/X), AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE PEOPLE VS. OJ SIMPSON (F/X), TYRANT (F/X) and GENIUS: EINSTEIN (NatGeo). Jessica holds an MFA in film from Columbia University. She is a recipient of the Debra Hill Fellowship.