Jéssica Rodríguez is a renowned television presenter who is in charge of “Wake up America” from Univision. Although her dream was always to be in front of a screen, either as an actress or a singer, she had to fight from a young age to occupy the place where she is now, something that she undoubtedly achieved thanks to her talent.
Next, we will tell you the story of this Venezuelan, who came only as an intern to the American television network in Spanish and stayed as the host of one of the most tuned entertainment programs.
JÉSSICA RODRÍGUEZ, A YOUNG GIRL WHO WAS CLEAR OF WHAT SHE WANTED
The young woman said that she came to the United States when she was very young with her family because her parents wanted a future for her and her brother, so they worked hard to move them forward.
“Right now I am living a dream come true. I arrived very small [a Estados Unidos] And like all immigrants, my mom and dad worked very hard so that I could one day achieve my dream and so that my brother could also pursue a career and have, above all, a freedom that we were not going to have in Venezuela. “, he told in a virtual interview from his home in Miami for People VIP.
Jessica said she realized she wanted to be in the entertainment industry as a teenager. “When I was 15 or 16 I wanted to be a journalist, to be in show business, but in reality I realized that what I wanted was to tell stories, entertain, write and inform”.
JOIN UNIVISION AS AN INTERNSHIP
Rodríguez said that while he was studying at the university, he applied for a Univision internship and from there everything changed. “I grew up watching ‘Desierta América’ and it was a dream. I became an intern in May 2014 at this spectacular chain that has given me so much “. She specified that a teacher guided her in order to enter.
After showing that she was very prepared, she became a producer and it was there that she discovered her passion for fashion and beauty with segments for “Despierta América”. Once he finished studying, he told his boss Luz María Doria that his dream was always to be in front of cameras.
“When I was studying at university, I didn’t want to be a presenter and a student because I wasn’t going to have time, but then I raised it. She gave me the opportunity to do a report and I interviewed a handbag designer, later in ‘El gordo y la flaca’, digitally, the fashónometer “, he counted.
RISE ON THE RISE
After that, her career continued to grow, so much so that she still remembers her first interview with Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. “I didn’t sleep because they were superstars and I said to myself: ‘How have they trusted me for this?’ Thank God everything went well”. He also recalled that he interviewed the late Bob Saget, whom he said was a very humble person.
At another point, the reporter of the segment “El revoltillo digital” referred to her other passion, which is fashion and beauty. What’s more, he said that in 2022 he plans to resume his YouTube channel where he talked about these issues.