Hey, I'm Jesse!

Los Angeles, California

Son of Korean Immigrant parents, born and raised in the Greater Los Angeles area, Jesse has experienced a diverse ranges of cultures throughout his youth that have inspired his storytelling. Inheriting his mother's love of movies from an early age, Jesse discovered his passion for filmmaking relatively late into his senior year of high school. He went on to attend as an undergraduate at USC's School of Cinematic Arts where he practiced all trades of the craft. During his time at USC, Jesse wrote and directed, THE FINAL DELIVERY (2016), a short about a disgraced pizza boy delivering one final pizza to save his job. The short recieved awards and nominations for Best Comedic Short from festivals such as the Asians on Film Festival and the Downtown Los Angeles Film Festival. In his final semester at USC, Jesse co-directed a feature film, THE ADVENTURES OF THOMASINA SAWYER (2018), based on the Mark Twain novel, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. The film was produced by USC and James Franco's Elysium Bandini. After graduating, Jesse has kept himself busy producing shorts such as WE LET IT HAPPEN (2017), a VR short funded by JAUNT VR and USC and working on larger projects at companies like CBS and Lucasfilm where he is currently employed. Jesse is prepping for a new short film, BEAM, that he plans to direct this coming March. 

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Los Aliens

Los Angeles, California Short

A migrant family attempts a desert crossing. Border Patrol moves in. An alien intervenes.


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Crowned: Season 2

Los Angeles, California Series

Macie and the rest of the Party Princesses survive batty bosses, pushy parents and crazy co-workers in this semi-scripted comedy series.


This project got the green light!


Toronto, Canada Series
Comedy, Satire

Headshots is a comedy series set in a photo studio. Each episode features a new character getting their picture taken for a bizarre reason.


This project got the green light!


New York City, New York Short
Drama, Romance

On the eve of their last day on earth, a man professes his love to a woman who cannot love him back.


This project got the green light!

Miracle Baby

New York City, New York Short
Drama, Thriller

A congressman’s wife sets the stage on her cheating husband for a night of revenge, rage, revelations, and one unspeakable act.


This project got the green light!


Los Angeles, California Short
Action, Sci-Fi

A hapless thief, gifted with a teleportation device, must fulfill one final job in order to save her family.


This project got the green light!


Los Angeles, California Feature
Romance, Sci-Fi

Trapped in a world of perpetual fun and inter-species love, a teenage boy crosses the forbidden frontier to save his childhood sweetheart.


This project got the green light!

Dorris, 85

New York City, New York Short

An elderly woman, Dorris, celebrates her husband’s eighty-fifth birthday without him.


This project got the green light!


Los Angeles, California Series

The owner of an ad agency retires unexpectedly, making his uptight business manager and his trust-fund bohemian daughter polarized partners.


This project got the green light!

CNT Productions

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Film-related Business

CNT flips the script on stereotypes one story at a time.


This project got the green light!


Dallas, Texas Series
Comedy, Drama

A conflicted young professional wakes up on his 30th birthday in the midst of a quarter-life crisis. Perplexed at how he went to sleep one d


This project got the green light!

Alien Guy Tim

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, Documentary

An outcast, Alien Guy Tim, wants to prove that he has been abducted by aliens, but faces many obstacles along the way.


This project got the green light!

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