Charis Joy Jackson

Charis Joy Jackson is a writer, director, producer and teacher working with The Initiative Production Company. During the day she makes movies and in her spare time writes short stories and novel. She's a self-proclaimed nerd who wishes she could live in Hobbiton. You can follow her on Instagram @charisjoyjackson

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How to Promote Your Acting Career for Success

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Don’t Be a Stereotype: 13 Reasons Why (Part 1)

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Do You Think Luke Will Turn to the Dark Side?

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