Inside The Blumhouse Development Process w/ Dallas Jackson (Thriller)

dallas jackson interview

Dallas Jackson is a producer of Thriller. Thriller is about a childhood prank that comes back to haunt a clique of South Central Los Angeles teens when their victim returns home during their high-school Homecoming weekend. Thriller is an American slasher film directed by Dallas in his directorial debut. The film was produced by Divide/Conquer and is being released by Blumhouse Productions. The film is scheduled to premiere at the LA Film Festival on September 23, 2018.

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In this episode you’ll learn:
  • [01:33] How did Dallas get to produce Thriller
  • [05:30] What’s a meeting with Blumhouse like
  • [09:01] Dallas sold Shady Tales to MTV
  • [13:33] Finding a niche for your projects
  • [16:35] How did Dallas’ role for Thriller evolve
  • [19:25] Who did Dallas put on the team first
  • [24:25] Which roles for the movie were filled first
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