I'm Jackson Todd! I'm a hardworking PA who prefers to be the first person on set and the last person off. I'm driven by my desire to learn the entertainment industry and advance my skillset in G&E!


9/16 – 9/17

Production Assistant (Additional) This Is Us (Season 1)

NBC — TV — 20th Century Fox Television Details
9/16 – 9/17

I distributed walkies and paperwork, locked up locations and the sound stage, and wrangled extras.

9/16 – 9/16

Production Assistant Tosh.0 (Season 9)

Comedy Central — TV — Cranetown Media Details
9/16 – 9/16

I drove a 15 passenger van from base camp to several locations in order to drop off and pick up various production teams, oversaw the delivery of a condor crane and managed production teams as they arrived on location, and assisted with lockups.

9/16 – 9/16

Production Assistant Waterparks - Stupid For You

Music Video — Ernie Gilbert Details
9/16 – 9/16

I moved lights and coiled stingers for the electric department, took lunch orders, and helped break down our set at the end of the day.

7/16 – 8/16

Production Assistant Total Divas (Season 6)

E! Entertainment — TV — Bunim/Murray Productions Details
7/16 – 8/16

While on set, I released guests at a cast member's wedding. When the wedding ended, I helped the grip & electric and art departments break down the set to move off location. While in the office, I helped organize the tech room and break room, returned rented grip equipment, and drove teamster vans back to their rental office.

7/16 – 7/16

Second Assistant Camera Lucas

Film (Feature-length) Details
7/16 – 7/16

I carried lenses, tripods, matte boxes, ND filters, and a Black Magic Production camera between locations. While at a location, I assisted with lens changes, and slated scenes.

5/16 – 5/16

Gaffer (Lead) Trill.

Film (Short) Details
5/16 – 5/16

I lit both interior and exterior locations using two Arri Softbank II light kit, LED panel lights, stage lights, and various levels of diffusion and colored gels. I led a team of two grips for this low budget short.

3/16 – 3/16

First Assistant Camera Grosz

Film (Short) Details
3/16 – 3/16

I pulled focus, assembled a camera rig for a Grosz 5D Mk.II, and assisted the DP as a grip.

1/16 – 1/16

Director of Photography (DP) (Canon EOS Rebel T3i) Beverly Hills OB

Film (Short) Details
1/16 – 1/16

I led a team of two camera operators to light and shoot a short reality mockumentary about OBGYNs working in Beverly Hills. Shot with Canon EOS Rebel T3i and LED panel lighting. Won a Jury award at Campus MovieFest, and screened at the Black Warrior Film Festival.


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Class of '16

The University of Alabama

Bachelor of Arts in Media Production

My Gear

  • Canon Rebel


  • writer
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Leadership
  • Google Drive
  • Celtx
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Production Assistant
  • Logic Pro Studio
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • focus pulling
  • Barista
  • Camera Team