Mark Gordon Company Names Matt Jackson Head of Film Production and Acquisitions

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Jackson has produced and executive produced a number of projects, including 'Southside With You' and 'The Journey.'

Matt Jackson has been named head of film production and acquisitions at The Mark Gordon Company.

In his new position, Jackson will oversee the company’s film operations, including development and production on projects and identifying feature content for acquisition by the company.

“Matt is a terrifically talented producer with great creative instincts and excellent taste. He knows how to put movies together and is an advocate for unique creative voices and captivating, original stories. We look forward to building a robust film slate together,” said Mark Gordon, to whom Jackson will report.

Jackson recently led development and production at IM Global, where he produced films like The Journey and The Secret in Their Eyes. He also acted as executive producer on the action thriller Collide and the Sundance film Southside With You. He has also held executive production and development positions at Paramount Pictures and Universal Pictures.