SEASON STARTS - LA IGNITE X TBL / MARCH 3rd, 2024

Jon Scott

Jon Scott

Chief Film Director/Producer

BIOGRAPHY

Jonathan Ryan Scott, originally from Miami, FL, had always aspired to be a filmmaker. However, after graduating from Oakwood University, he embarked on a teaching career, dedicating his efforts to special needs children in underserved communities in Huntsville, AL, and Miami, FL.

His enduring passion for filmmaking led him to pursue further education, resulting in a degree in Film and Media Production from Full Sail University. Scott’s professional journey in the media industry began at Turner Sports in Atlanta, GA. Starting as an Editor, he quickly progressed through roles including Associate Producer, Writer/Producer, and now serves as the Coordinating Producer for Diversified Sports Content at Bleacher Report.

His talent and dedication have been recognized with eight National Sports Emmy Awards for his contribution to TNT’s Inside the NBA and the NCAA March Madness Tournament productions. Throughout his career, Scott has collaborated with numerous high-profile athletes and celebrities, showcasing his diverse skills and impact in the industry.

His path from teaching to high-level sports media production exemplifies his commitment to both education and his dream of filmmaking.