Ashleigh Jadee discusses directing the UK music scene with The CEOCAST
Author: Natalie Siaw-Agyeman | Tuesday 4th May 2021
British director Ashleigh Jadee sits down with CeoCast to talk about her career as a director. With a long list of accolades from working with the likes of Skepta and M Huncho, the 29-year-old sheds light on working behind the shoots of some of our favourite videos.
Over the course of 10 years, Ashleigh Jadee has amassed an impressive portfolio. From the first time she picked up a camera at 18 whilst studying media at college, she worked on a range of shoots as a photographer before making the switch over to production. After producing her video which was G Frsh’s ‘The Man’, she continued to pursue that line of work which later landed her work with companies such as Beats by Dre and KISS 100.
As the episode progresses, she goes in depth about the range of experience she has amassed during the course of her career, and what being a director entails. Her ambitious and laid back nature keeps the conversation flowing, as the host Raheem and herself chat in this free form interview. From the breakdown of a video budget to navigating the industry at a young age, this insightful conversation is key for any upcoming directors that would like to follow her path.
Check out the chat below.