Jacques Gravett, ACE

 DIVERSITY IS THE NAME OF HIS GAME

     African-American Film Editor Jacques Gravett has two historic television “Event Series” set to premier in the month of March. 

     Chicago Justice, the fourth installment of Dick Wolf's highly popular Chicago franchise, premieres Wednesday, March 1st with a three-hour crossover event beginning at 8/7c, with a story that is introduced in Chicago Fire, continues into a new episode of Chicago P.D., and then flows seamlessly into the preview of Chicago Justice-edited by Gravett. 

     Shots Fired Fox’s 10-hour event series, which debuted at this years Sundance Film Festival is set to air March 22nd at 8/7c on Fox. The show, from executive producers Gina Prince-Bythewood, Reggie Rock Bythewood, Brian Grazer and Francie Calfo, examines the dangerous aftermath of two racially charged shootings in a small Southern town. Gravett edited hours 3, 6, & 9 of Shots Fired. Hour 3 was directed by Emmy Award winner Anthony Hemingway (The People vs OJ Simpson) Hour 6 was directed by Academy Award winner Jonathan Demme. Hour 9 was directed by Ami Canaan Mann (Jackie & Ryan) daughter of iconic filmmaker Michael Mann. 

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