As one would count on, the simplest method for Jackson and Satchel to get their begin within the leisure business was by way of their dad. Over time, Spike Lee has covertly featured them in a few his initiatives. Satchel appeared in 2015’s Chi-raq as a member of Lysistrata’s (Teyonah Parris) Military, and Jackson had a quick cameo in Crimson Hook Summer time as an unnamed child in a kayak again in 2012.
Whereas the siblings have not stored up appearances in entrance of the digicam, Satchel particularly has confirmed fairly gifted behind it. She has written, directed, and produced her personal brief movie, 2015’s Harold and Ruby Take a Journey to Grandma’s, along with penning the 2019 brief her father directed, Coach: Phrases Matter. Seeking to study extra about that side of the media-making course of, she additionally served as a author’s manufacturing assistant on six episodes of She’s Gotta Have It‘s inaugural season in 2017.
Dwelling as much as the legacy of their dad could appear daunting, however along with his wealth of information and assist behind them Jackson and Satchel Lee have a brilliant future forward of them — from the Golden Globes and past.