TV actress who won Outstanding Actress Award in the 2014's Best of the Year for her role in Império. She has more than 650,000 followers on her josiepessoa Instagram account.
She started performing in the theater when she was 6 years old. She later received a degree in Journalism from Universidade Federal Fluminense.
Her first on-screen appearance was in the soap opera Malhação as Silvinha in 2006.
Her parents are Nini Pessôa and Jales Pessoa.
She and Anita Werner are both actresses and journalists.