Sports Spectrum: ‘The Chosen’ Producer Tells Jason Romano ‘It’s Not About the Numbers’
Editor’s note: Great conversation with Sport Spectrum’s Jason Romano and Dallas Jenkins on podcast. ‘The Chosen’ creator knows Chicago sports really well, rattles off city’s historical disappointments, and triumphs. Jenkins shares inside stuff on ‘The Chosen’ as well.
Filmmaker Dallas Jenkins on creating ‘The Chosen’ and his love for Chicago sports
Dallas Jenkins and a filmmaker and the creator and producer of the hit streaming series “The Chosen,” which is the first multi-season series about the life of Christ. It has become the most successful media crowd-fund of all time.
BY JASON ROMANO
SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST
Jenkins began his film career in his early 20s and started his own production company at the age of 25. His feature-length directorial debut came in 2006 with a film called “Midnight Clear,” starring Stephen Baldwin. Since then, Jenkins has directed numerous other films including “The Resurrection of Gavin Stone,” starring D.B. Sweeney and wrestling legend Shawn Michaels…