Cassiah is a director, award-nominated writer and actor based in London. After graduating with 1st Class Honours BA Drama and Theatre Arts from The University of Birmingham, she began her career working for Gurinder Chadha OBE at Bend It TV who is now developing her original television drama Robyn. Cassiah’s short play Under My Thumb is a finalist for Red’s Women Theatre Award 2016, and has recently been commissioned as a full-length play by Greenwich Theatre and Culture Clash Theatre to be debuted in September 2016. Cassiah is also notably working as Assistant Producer on a feature adaptation of BBC’s Cavegirl, ‘Cavegirl The Movie’ with producer Andy Bell and writer Daniel Peacock, focusing on story development. She was also accepted as a partner writer for the NFTS Script Development Diploma with her feature screenplay The Chef’s Affair. Cassiah has also had her work performed on the stage in London, Birmingham and Glasgow, and is working on a number of projects for commission and in development. She is particularly interested in creating worlds that specifically examine the representation of women from fresh, contemporary and innovative perspectives.
Cassiah is also an Actor represented by Lex Arthur Cob Management. You can see her spotlight link here:
Cassiah is both a US and UK Citizen, so is looking to expand her network and build relationships in both countries.
Unique traits: Actor represented by Lex Arthur Cob Management: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Chef's Affair Comedy ⋄ Drama When a daughter flies half-way across the globe to find her estranged dad, their lives become a game of cat and mouse when his wife thinks the two of them are having an affair.
Under My Thumb
Theater by Culture Clash Theatre and Greenwich Theatre (Drama) Playwright
Film (short) Screenwriter/Director In pre-production
by The Sons Of Pitches Director Music video of BBC2 winners of the Naked Choir The Sons Of Pitches
Cavegirl The Movie
by Movie Part Media (Adventure) Assistant Producer
The Sons of Pitches 'Laura'
Music by Cassiah Joski-Jethi (Comedy and Music) Director Music video for BBC2's The Naked Choir winners The Sons of Pitches
The Sun Shining On Her Hands
Theater by Trip The Light Theatre Writer and Director
Film by Paintlick Films (Drama) Assistant
Film (short) by Isaac Williams (Comedy and Horror) Script Supervisor
Red Women's Theatre Awards - Shortlist
The University Of Birmingham