Jason Sosnoff is a producer of fiction and non-fiction films. He spent his formative years under the tutelage of Robert De Niro as Mr. De Niro’s executive research advisor on the Cold War epic, The Good Shepherd.
In 2007, he began working for Academy-Award winning director Barry Levinson (Rain Main, Wag the Dog) on What Just Happened? In 2008, he was promoted to Director of Development of Mr. Levinson’s Baltimore Pictures, and has now produced 3 films with Levinson, including the highly anticipated found footage horror movie, The Bay, which Lionsgate is releasing in 2011.
Levinson’s and Sosnoff’s new high-profile project is Gotti: In the Shadows of my Father, which will begin filming in 2012, starring John Travolta.
Magic Men will be Sosnoff’s third documentary film, which he and director Ted Wallach began 5 years ago.