Chase Fryday Jacobs

  • Production Coordinator, A.D., P.A., Grip, Screenwriter
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • May 01, 2018
Contractor / Freelance 1st Assistant Director Grip Production Assistant Production Coordinator Writer

Personal Summary

My name is CHASE FRYDAY JACOBS, I am a freelance A.D., Grip, Production CoordinatorP.A., and Screenwriter in the Hollywood area. I'm easy to work with (no ego), detail oriented, organized, and knowledgeable. I learn quick, and am able to train others.

I have a degree in film/tv and have worked in a variety of roles in both pre-production/development and production. I am also a highly capable post production coordinator.

In addition to film/tv, I have a lengthy background in live events.

Professional references can be made available upon request.

Work Experience

Post-Production Coordinator on "First & Last" (Netflix)
Aug 2017 - May 2018 Red Skyline Productions

Responsible for all administrative duties (e.g. schedules, budget, etc.) and daily office management, as well as managing production assistants, creating "character binders" for each subject filmed, transcription, generating show scripts for each cut sent to network, and collection of payroll.

Freelance Screenwriter / Script Doctor
Dec 2010 - May 2018 Freelance

As an experienced SCREENWRITER, I have completed several full-length features, scripted television pilots, spec-scripts, and reality concepts, and have a vast experience of shopping said projects. In addition to working on my own projects, I have also been commissioned to enhance, adjust, or "fix" various other projects.

Development Intern
May 2010 - Sep 2010 Dark Castle Entertainment

The DEVELOPMENT INTERN is responsible for reading a minimum of 2 feature film screenplays each day, and providing coverage. In addition, this position is expected to maintain the company's social media presence, conduct market research & outreach, screen calls & set meetings, act as a "runner" throughout the greater Hollywood area, and manage the online influence database.

1st Assistant Director on "Ventris"
Feb 2018 - Mar 2018 SeaGriffin Productions

Maintain order on set, track progress against production schedule, coordinate schedules, supervise multiple departments (e.g. makeup, hair, props, etc.), and ensure the health and safety of all cast and crew.

Post-Production Coordinator (National Commercial)
Apr 2017 - Apr 2017 Taco Bell (Marketing and Entertainment)

Responsible for all administrative duties and daily office management, as well as managing production assistants, and payroll.

Assistant Director on "Salt in the Wound"
Oct 2017 - Oct 2017 Crypt TV

Maintain order on set, track progress against production schedule, coordinate schedules, supervise multiple departments (e.g. makeup, hair, props, etc.), and ensure the health and safety of all cast and crew.

Grip on "Teen Mom" (Season 5)
Aug 2016 - Aug 2016 MTV

"Teen Mom" (Season 5) Rigging Dept. Grip

Duties include the safe and efficient set-up and strike of all Rigging Department set equipment, including trusses, chain hoist motors, etc. Duties also extend to aiding in the set-up and strike of some set pieces. In addition, I possess the knowledge and ability to operate a forklift and scissor lift.

Production Coordinator on "Forsaken"
Dec 2015 - Dec 2015 SyFy Network

Responsible for all administrative duties and payroll, as well as management of production assistants.

Talent Coordinator to David Arquette on "What's Chasing You"
Jul 2015 - Jul 2015 Chiller Network

Ensured the well-being and preparedness of Mr. Arquette at all times during the shoot.

Talent Coordinator on "Yes Girls"
Sep 2015 - Sep 2015 Oxygen Network

Ensured the well-being and preparedness of all cast at all times during the shoot. 

Production Coordinator on "Cops and Rockers II"
May 2014 - May 2014 Universal Music Group

Responsible for all administrative duties and payroll, as well as management of production assistants.

Education

Film
California State University Fullerton