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‘This Is Us’ Writer Jas Waters Dead | Essence

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‘This Is Us’ Writer Jas Waters Dead | Essence

By Essence Staff, Essence

Jas Waters, best known for being a staff writer on This Is Us and Kidding, has died. She was 39.

The news was confirmed by the NBC series. A statement shared on Twitter Wednesday read: “The entire #ThisIsUs family was devastated to learn of Jas Waters passing. In our time together, Jas left her mark on us and ALL over the show.”

“She was a brilliant storyteller and a force of nature,” the somber statement continued. “We send our deepest sympathies to her loved ones. She was one of us. RIP @JasFly.”

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