Emmy-winning nonfiction producer Donny Jackson has inked a first-look cope with This Machine, the banner from documentary director R.J. Cutler.
The duo has steadily labored collectively prior to now and is at present in manufacturing on the upcoming season of Apple TV+ sequence Dear…, on which Jackson serves because the showrunner. Their earlier credit embrace the Sundance Award-winning The September Issue.
Under the deal, Jackson’s first challenge for This Machine will probably be as showrunner and a director of the just lately introduced Supreme Models for YouTube.
“I’m excited to hitch my good friend R.J., a real visionary, and the excellent workforce at This Machine, the place there’s a artistic tradition devoted to collaborative, refined storytelling. I can’t wait to share what we’re constructing collectively,“ stated Jackson.
“Donny is without doubt one of the greatest showrunners within the business. While discussing his ambitions to maneuver into present creation, it grew to become clear that This Machine could be an ideal house for him,” stated Cutler. “We are thrilled to have him on board and sit up for making movies and sequence for a few years to come back.”
Jackson has gained two Emmys for CNN’s United Shades of America With W. Kamau Bell. His different credit embrace BET’s Inside the Label and Fuse TV’s Made From Scratch.
This Machine’s latest credit embrace Apple TV+’s Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry, with an untitled Martha Stewart documentary and Big Vape each at Netflix, in addition to Murf the Surf at Epix on its upcoming slate.