Jas Waters was 39 years old ‘This Is Us’ writer has passed away and her death was confirmed by friend and fellow-writer, Sade Sellers. On Twitter, she wrote “Absolutely devastated to confirm @JasFly‘s passing. She was such a light. Offered me advice about writing so many times— prayers to her family.”
Sowmya Krishnamurthy (Journalist) paid tribute to Waters tweeting, “If you are in the industry, you know @JasFly … a motivating energy and dope woman in hip-hop. Today hurts.”
The founder and CEO of XO Necole, Necole Kane, further stated, “I’m at a loss for words. @JasFly has been on my heart and spirit for some time now. I would always tell her when I saw her, how much I admired her work. Her storytelling. Her authenticity. Her gift to the world. Sometimes I wish I could have said more. I’m saddened.”
She was the writer on This Is Us and Jim Carrey’s Kidding and a celebrated journalist and broadcaster. In her career, she has worked for VH-1, Comedy Central, and Showtime. Furthermore, she served as the story editor for 10 episodes of Kidding in addition to writing two episodes.
From 2017 to 2018, Jas was a staff writer on the NBC’s hit show, This Is Us and she is credited on 18 episodes of the show. Additionally, Jas Waters wrote four episodes of Comedy Central’s Hood Adjacent and in 2017, she wrote an episode of VH1’s The Breaks. Apart from this she even appeared in VH1’s reality show, Gossip Game.
By looking at her carer she worked on the productions of TV shows and Movies such as ER, MTV’s The Real World, Spiderman, Barbershop and Save the Last Dance. In an interview with Ebony Magazine Waters said that she has interviewed figures as diverse as Warren Buffett and Jay-Z. Her favorite interview was the one she conducted with rapper Jeezy and described herself as being “super proud” of the piece because the pair “talked about love.”
During her journalism career, Waters wrote a column for Vibe magazine and maintained her own blog site.
How old was Jas Waters? She was born on October 21, 1981, and from the USA, and was 39 years old during her time of death. She was raised by her grandmother in Evanston, Illinois, where she lived on a pullout bed.
Waters went by the nickname, JasFly and was born Jasmine Waters in Evanston, Illinois. Curently, she lived in Los Angeles before her death. Talking about her education she attended Columbia College Chicago.
Her last tweet was on May 8th, she wrote: “Some shit just changes you.”
Full Name: Jasmine Waters
Nick Name: JasFly
DOB: October 21, 1981
Famous for: ‘This Is Us’ Writer
College: Columbia College Chicago
School: High School
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Weight: 67 KG
Eye Color: Brown
Hair color: Black
Marital Status: Un-Married
Age: 39 years old as of 2020
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Hobbies: Travelling, Reading Book and Shopping
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Net worth: $350K USD as of 2020
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