Winners of the inaugural #GetTheGreenlight contest, Edson Jean and Joshua Jean-Baptiste will produce #Josh for Adaptive Studios. Their Miami-set film centers on a chaste, digitally dependent twenty-something who is forced to coexist with his promiscuous, problematic cousin.
Jean wrote, directed and starred in 2013’s The Adventures of Edson Jean, which aired on HBO. He has also acted in HBO’s Ballers, Netflix’s Bloodline and the feature film,Moonlight.
Joshua Jean-Baptiste appeared in The Adventures of Edson Jean and began his writing career producing shows in local theaters.