Jameela Jamil is an actress, model, activist and former BBC Radio 1 radio presenter! You might know her from T4 or as Tahani from The Good Place. Jameela is the founder of iWeigh, the platform and podcast that challenges society's definition of worth through weight by asking different thought-leaders, performers, activists, influencers, and friends about how they are working through their past shames to find where their value truly lies.
In the season 3 finale, Imrie learns about Jameela’s resilience and her views on failure. Jameela is candid about her past experiences with trauma and shares her story of being a young carer and overcoming her struggles with mental health. Jameela shares how and why she’s able to be fearless and push past the constant online criticism. The two uncover what it takes for her to come back after she gets it wrong online, and dealing with the backlash. The two also discuss what it means to be a good ally in the height of Black Lives Matter and beyond!
This is a no-nonsense episode and absolutely nothing is held back. Turn your volume up for this one, you won't regret it.
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