Emotionally Preparing for the Premiere

@the_jessica_lee I spent the weekend mentally and emotionally preparing for the premiere. Over the past few months, an incredible team of a few hundred people, came together, with the goal of resurrecting one of television’s most beloved shows, @dealornodealcnbc ☺️🙌🏼–Our host @howiemandel is hands down, one of the most brilliant and genuine, on-camera personalities. Having the opportunity to workContinue reading “Emotionally Preparing for the Premiere”

People Magazine: Imperfections and All

@the_jessica_lee In @people Magazine!!! 😱🤩🙌🏼🙌🏼 I grew up flipping through the pages of People Magazine, so this is pretty cool. From fake photo shoots as a kid, to spreads in The LA Times and People Magazine, I am profoundly grateful. 🏆❤️🙌🏼🤟🏼🤟🏼–Truthfully, when I saw this, I immediately began criticizing myself. I was thinking how my head oddlyContinue reading “People Magazine: Imperfections and All”

Crushing Stereotypes

@the_jessica_lee So grateful to be part of such a wonderfully modern & diverse cast!!! Asians are so rarely represented in non-stereotypical roles, in tv and film, that I found myself losing out on tons of acting jobs because the roles were rather racist, solely seeking Japanese or Mandarin speakers… This is America, it’s 2018, whyContinue reading “Crushing Stereotypes”

Speaking Up For Your Work

@the_jessica_lee I am learning to start speaking for my work vs solely letting my work speak for itself. 🖤🤟🏼🙌🏼I never really used to post or share a lot of my shoots or projects, figuring that my hard work would be recognized over time.What I didn’t realize is that it’s OK to be proud of yourContinue reading “Speaking Up For Your Work”

Meet ‘Deal or No Deal’ Briefcase Model #16: Jessica Lee

@the_jessica_lee http://dealornodeal.cnbc.com/jessica-lee If you could have dinner with 3 people dead or alive who would they be? My biological mom, my biological dad, and Thich Nhat Hanh. I was adopted and have yet to meet my biological parents; I’ve never even seen a picture of them and I hope to one day have the opportunityContinue reading “Meet ‘Deal or No Deal’ Briefcase Model #16: Jessica Lee”