Jason Connolly

Location
Saratoga Springs, NY
School
Syracuse University
Expertise
Movies, TV, Comics, Gaming
  • Jason recently completed a 4-year degree from the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, majoring in English, as well as Television, Radio and Film.
  • An avid fan of all things film and television, Jason has direct experience in the entertainment industry, most recently working as a production assistant on HBO's upcoming show "The Gilded Age."
  • Jason wrote for the Daily Orange newspaper throughout college, specifically as the lead columnist for the "Screen Time" column, which dealt with entertainment news.

Experience

Fresh out of college and hitting the ground running, Jason decided to get some hands-on experience in the entertainment industry, taking on a gig as a production assistant for HBO's "The Gilded Age." He's also worked with the production company American High, writing script coverage as a member of the readers team, and with RocNation as an assistant director on an Instagram ad for the clothing brand "Paper Planes." Jason lives and breathes film and television, and has extensive experience writing both professionally and academically.

Education

Jason earned a B.A. in both English and the Television, Radio and Film major from Syracuse University in 3.5 years. When he wasn't writing analytical papers about the entertainment industry or writing and directing short films for class, Jason was covering entertainment news for the school newspaper and delivering script coverage for American High. He's studied the industry extensively, has hands-on experience from some high profile sets, and most importantly, loves everything related to movies and TV.
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