Jason Melius                                                                                                    

North Hollywood, CA 91606                        ........................................          jason@thehellyousay.net



Skilled in all aspects of running an effective and efficient A.D. department. 

Extremely capable of performing all duties responsible by a 1st A.D.

Trained by DGA 1st Assistant Director Jim Whitworth. 

Proficient in Production Reports, Call Sheets, SAG/AFTRA paperwork, EP/MM scheduling software as well as Microsoft Word.





1st Assistant Director                                                               2004-present

Full script breakdown and scheduling. Maintain liaison between director, cast, and all departments/production office. Keep set running efficiently/safely  



1st  Assistant Director

Crown Prince of Heaven – Short –Los Angeles, CA

1st  Assistant Director

Not Even Death – Short –Los Angeles, CA


1st Assistant Director

Petco Park Project – TV Pilot – San Diego, CA


1st  Assistant Director

Devil’s Matchmaker – Short –Los Angeles, CA


2nd Assistant Director      
R3009 – Short – Denver, CO      


1st Assistant Director      
Consider My Life –TV Pilot (prep)– Los Angeles, CA


1st Assistant Director 
WeedshopTV Pilot – Los Angeles, CA


1st Assistant Director 
2.0 Feature – Los Angeles, CA


1st Assistant Director 
Lost SoulFeature – Los Angeles, CA

1st Assistant Director 
Breast Picture Feature – Los Angeles, CA

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SAG Military Actor                                                                     2006- Present

Military Background Actor 

24/NCIS/The Unit/Transformers/CSI New York                           




Xingtone, Inc. Los Angeles, CA


Lead Software Innovation Manger

Responsible for managing software enhancements/improvements

     to keep ahead of the competition.

Act as training instructor (preceptor) for new employees.




United States Marine Corps


Computer/Weapon Systems Uh-1, AH-1 Helicopters