Jamal Malik Watson Sr.

VP of Production

Los Angeles, CA, USA


Jamal Watson is the VP of Production at Overbrook Entertainment, the Film & Television production company founded by Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, and James Lassiter. Jamal did his studies at Arizona State University where he majored in Film and Television production with an emphasis on race & gender in film. In addition to creative development, Jamal brings a wealth of entertainment experience having worked in distribution at Deluxe Entertainment and at the Paradigm Talent & Literary Agency. For seven plus years, Jamal has worked with Overbrook in pursuit of the company’s goal to create extraordinary entertainment art for audiences around the world and to improve lives. His goal is to create stories rooted in morality that connect with human beings regardless of culture, gender, or belief. Jamal believes that his responsibility as a creative is to create and produce films that possess a cast and crew as diverse as the audiences that watch them.