Directors > Jason Perlman


Jason Perlman is an Emmy-nominated director and creator with a mission to bridge the gap between digital and traditional storytelling. His work has accumulated more than 80 million views and established him as the content creator to some of the Internet’s most influential personalities.

Driven by a passion to tell stories with purpose in all mediums, Jason’s work explores the issues of our time through a unique and cinematic lens. He is best known for his work with AwesomenessTV, including Emmy-winning Zac & Mia, the second season of which recently premiered on Hulu, and MLB joint production Out of My League. 



Jason has directed, written, produced, and show-run original scripted and non-scripted branded content for DreamworksTV, Coca-Cola, Royal Caribbean, Kohl’s, Lucasfilms, Google, Hasbro, and many other clients.

He also helmed many Nerdist projects including Just Cos, Magic Meltdown with host Justin Willman, and one-off pieces featuring actors including Neil Patrick Harris, Patton Oswalt, and Jason Schwartzman. Most recently, he was the creator and showrunner of the thriller anthology series Sleep Tight for Go90. He is currently based in Los Angeles.