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Rochée Jeffrey

co-producer Beverly Hills 90210, SMILF; producer Woke
Rochée Jeffrey is a writer/director/performer who hails originally from Jamaica. She’s written on several television series, including Showtime's Golden Globe-nominated comedy series SMILF and she’s a producer on the upcoming Hulu series Woke starring Larmorne Morris. On the film side, Rochée sold a feature pitch to Lionsgate with Issa Rae serving as an executive producer on the project. Her award-winning, Oscar-qualifying short film Suitable has screened at festivals throughout the world, including the Austin Film Festival and the Palm Springs International Film Festival Shorts Fest. Suitable was a finalist in the American Black Film Festival HBO Competition and the film is currently available on HBO.

Rochée also wrote and directed Mr. Talented, a short film which premiered as a part of the 2018 Project Involve Showcase at the Directors Guild of America. Mr. Talented has screened at the Austin Film Festival and the Martha’s Vineyard African-American Film Festival, where it was nominated for the HBO Award. She was one of 7 directors selected from over 2,000 applicants for the 2018/2019 Viacom Emerging Directors Program. She is also a 2019 Independent Filmmaker Project - Blackhouse Multicultural Producers Lab Fellow, sponsored by HBO. And one of Moviemaker Magazine’s 2019 Screenwriters To Watch.