JIJO REED, is an 8 Time TELLY AWARD and OMNI winning director/producer. He has worked in the entertainment industry for over two decades. He’s a third-generation Los Angeles native (the grandson of Alan Reed-voice of Fred Flintstone and nephew of Fred Astaire’s, choreographer HERMES PAN)
Most recently, he was “Director of Visual Content” as Sizzlepitch created all the Visual Effects, graphic interfaces, and 3D content for the AVENGERS: S.T.A.T.I.O.N exhibit in New York’s Times Square at the Discovery Center.
He was also chosen to direct the music video for the hit song “Strong”, the title track in Disney’s 2015 feature film classic, CINDERELLA
Reed also directed and produced the adventure TV Show “GENERATIONS.” During production, Jijo became the 187th man in the entire world to dive the actual wreckage of TITANIC at 12,850 feet below sea level. His “groundbreakingly cinematic” footage of Titanic is used all over the world along with Jim Cameron’s footage.
One project that this seasoned director/producer is known is a series that he created and executive produced, called “Malibu Rehab.” He was the first producer to attain full access into the upscale rehabs in Malibu. This has since been developed into the hit series “CELEBRITY REHAB”
Reed is also Executive Producer of four feature films: “WALK OF FAME”, “ADRIFT IN MANHATTAN”, “YELLOW” and “HEADSHOT.” –
WALK OF FAME is a 2015 comedy feature film starring Scott Eastwood, Malcolm McDowell, and Chris Kattan.
“ADRIFT IN MANHATTAN” was awarded “OFFICIAL SELECTION” into the dramatic competition for SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL and stars Heather Graham, William Baldwin, and Elizabeth Pena- “YELLOW” stars Roselyn Sanchez of “Rush Hour 2”, Bill Duke, and DB Sweeney. HEADSHOT features Eric Roberts.
Jijo was executive producer of the Obama Inauguration Kick Off concert in Washington DC featuring Wil I. AM, John Legend, and T-Pain.
Name: JIjo Reed
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: Sugar StudiosLA
Occupation: Director, Editor, Post-Production Supervisor, Producer and Visual Effects Supervisor