Our interview with gorgeous young talented actress Jessica Treska who can be seen on the Nickelodeon movie, Alex & Me opposite to U.S Women’s Soccer legend Alex Morgan.
Jessica can also be seen in HBO’s “Sharp Objects”, based on the best-selling novel by Gillian Flynn. Other credits also include “Criminal Minds”, Disney’s “Walk the Plank” and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”.
Hi Jessica please tell us a little about yourself.
I am 15 years old, I have a twin brother, I go to public school, and I have been acting since I was 9 years old.
Describe yourself in one word.
How’s a typical day in your life?
On weekdays, I go to school and then either go to LA or come home to do my homework and spend time with my family. On weekends, I usually go to the mall to eat lunch with my friends, maybe see a movie, and then either come home and relax or go to my friends house for the rest of the day.
What was your first acting role?
My first acting role was a student short film.
Who has made the biggest impact on your life so far, and why?
My dad because he always listens and gives me great advice.
Please tell us about the Nickelodeon movie, Alex & Me, and about your role.
Alex & Me is about a girl named Reagan who loves soccer and the U.S Women’s National soccer star, Alex Morgan. When Reagan hits her head, Alex Morgan appears and helps train her. I play Claire Bishop, the antagonist, who becomes Reagan’s soccer enemy.
How was working with US soccer legend Alex Morgan?
It was amazing to work with such an inspiration to so many people. She is so kind and has accomplished so much from hard work which is what the movie portrays.
How did you get selected for the role?
I auditioned for the role of Claire first, and then I was asked to audition for several other roles in the movie, and ended up getting a callback for Claire. A few days later my manager called and said I got the role of Claire.
And now tell us about HBO’s “Sharp Objects”.
Sharp Objects is about a reporter who has to go back to her hometown to cover the disappearance and murder of Natalie Keene.
Any funny moment that happened on set that you want to share with us?
I had to wear scary makeup one day, so I walked around set and everyone was freaked out.
What is next for Jessica Treska?
I’m auditioning for some exciting roles now so I hope to have more to tell you soon.
What are your future goals?
Starring in an action movie where I can do my own stunts, winning awards, and starring in a movie with Jennifer Lawrence are some of my future goals.
What is on your bucket list?
Visit the Eiffel Tower, go sky diving, and going on a safari in Africa.
Who is your favorite Actor/Actress? And why?
My favorite actress is Jennifer Lawrence because she so hard-working and I have learned so much from her about acting just from watching her.
Where do you see yourself in the next 5 years?
Working on some really great projects with some of my idols.
What was the last book you read?
Lies I Told ‘=
What are guilty pleasures food wise?
Ice cream and Kit Kat’s!
Idea of a perfect Sunday?
Hanging out with friends at the mall.
What would be the dream holiday, and who would you go with?
Traveling to Europe with my family.
What do you do in your free time?
Hang out with friends at the mall or watch movies.
What do you like to watch on Tv?
I love to watch America’s Got Talent and the Bachelor.
Do you support any charities?
I support animal care foundations and cancer research.
What do you think of Social Media?
I think social media can be great if you expose yourself to people who spread positivity.
Where we can follow you?
Quote: If you really want to do something you always find away.
Drink: Green tea
Celebrity Crush: Zac Efron
Sports Team: U.S Women’s Soccer team!