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James Brown Daughter Keeps His Legacy Alive Through J.A.M.P

J.A.M.P. kids pose with guest speaker Flex Alexander after the L.A. masterclass. (courtesy photo)

Jason Brown

Jason Brown

Board Of Directors - Board Member

Jason Brown, born 4/20/90 in Baltimore, Maryland, is the grandson of music legend, James Brown. After graduating from SCAD-Savannah College of Art and Design with a major in Film Production, Jason pursued the entertainment business in Los Angeles, CA where he currently resides. Prior to graduation, he interned at Warner Brother Records during the summer of 2011, shooting and editing Behind the scenes videos for “Common, Nas, DJ Drama, Jason Derulo, Theopholus London, Ximena Sarinana”, and more.

After WBR, Jason became an office assistant at Paramount Studios for an indie-Writer/Director Joshua Newton (UK). The corporate route led him to work on Reality TV Show “The Profit” Season 1 as a camera assistant. Within the same year, the James Brown Biopic “Get On Up” was greenlit by Universal Pictures, in association with Jagged Films under Mick Jagger; and Imagine Entertainment under Brian Grazer. During production, Jason worked as an office assistant and set production assistant for 4 months. Working with Jill Scott, Aloe Blacc, Chadwick Boseman, Tika Sumpter, Craig Robinson, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis and Dan Aykroyd gave him great connections and focused goals to be a better director. Proceeding the Red carpet events at the Apollo in NYC, and Atlanta, Georgia; the sound of the music focused his attention on the artistry of DJing in the US and UK.