Donny Jackson, the Emmy-winning non-fiction producer, has inked a first-look cope with This Machine, the banner from documentary director R.J. Cutler.
The duo has regularly labored collectively previously and is at the moment in manufacturing on the upcoming season of Apple TV+ sequence Pricey…, on which Jackson serves because the showrunner. Their earlier credit embrace the Sundance Award-winning The September Challenge.
Underneath this deal, Jackson’s first challenge for This Machine might be as showrunner and a director of the not too long ago introduced Supreme Fashions for YouTube.
“I’m excited to hitch my pal R.J., a real visionary, and the excellent crew 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,“ says Jackson.
“Donny is among the greatest showrunners within the enterprise. Whereas discussing his ambitions to maneuver into present creation, it grew to become clear that This Machine could be an ideal house for him,” says Cutler. “We’re thrilled to have him on board and stay up for making movies and sequence for a few years to come back.”
Jackson has received two Emmys for CNN’s United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell. His different credit embrace BET’s Contained in 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 Huge Vape each at Netflix, in addition to Murf the Surf at EPIX on its upcoming slate.