ARNETTA LASHUN ELLIS
(C) 818-424-8123
email: arnettalashun@gmail.com
website: https://www.boo-head.com


EXPERIENCE:

’14 – ‘15 THE MEDINA COMPANY / JL ENTERPRISES Westwood, CA
Project Manager for Jennifer Lopez
  • Contracted Ms. Lopez’s Glam Squad (hair, make-up and wardrobe).
  • Liaised with agents representing the Below-The- Line talent.
  • Signed off on all deal memos for Glam Squad.
  • Created budgeting for Glam Squad.
  • Point on L’Oréal television campaigns.
  • Point on Kohl’s Merchandising.

‘11 – ’14 ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY, LLC Century City, CA
 Writer/Producer/Director
  • Writer/Producer/Director/Editor various short films.
  • Shorts accepted into Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival, LA Shorts, Vancouver International Film Festival, Atlanta Film Festival, etc.
 
’07 – ‘11 VARIOUS PRODUCTIONS COMPANIES Los Angeles, CA
Producer - Freelance
  • Developed and produced music video content for distribution across all platforms.
  • Produced music videos for Jaxx and Sonora for the YouTube platform.
  • Produced music videos for Brian McKnight and Rapper, MC Ed, which aired on BET and streamed on YouTube.
  • Created pitches, treatments, video, images, etc.
  • Ensured ideas were in line with campaign or brand objectives and executed within budget.
  • Led all freelance production personnel.
 
’05 – ‘11 LIGHTFORCE ENTERTAINMENT Santa Monica, CA
 Music Supervisor / Producer / Director
  • Music Supervisor for the WB Network’s JammX Kids television special, hosted by Queen Latifah, featuring Rihanna.
  • Producer/Co-Director of the music video “Keep U Dancin’;” featuring Shaquille O’Neal.
  • Producer of the JammX Kids video, “Can’t Dance, Don’t Want To.”
  • Supervised WB Network Rights and Clearances department to ensure clearance for music used in WB programming, featuring the JammX Kids.
  • Music Supervisor/Producer of The JammX Kids single “Keep U Dancin’,” which aired on Radio Disney.

EDUCATION:
University of Southern - School of Cinematic Arts
New York University – Tisch School of the Arts

Degree: Bachelor of Arts - 2022
Film and Television Production

SOFTWARE SKILLS: Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, Pro-Tools, Final Cut Pro, Movie Magic, Final Draft.

SPECIALITY SKILLS: Film Production, Video Production, Assistant Director, Technical Director, Film/Video Post-Production, and Television Production.