Netter, Jason

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Netter, Jason


Cousin of Christian Forte (a writer) and Julia Forte (an art director). Education: University of California, Los Angeles, B.A.; Pepperdine University, M.B.A.


Office—Kickstart Entertainment, 11777 San Vicente Blvd., Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90049.


Producer, digital effects expert, writer, and executive. Netter Digital Entertainment, visual effects designer and vice president for business development; Shanghai Digital Film Studio, Shanghai, China, creator; Kickstart Entertainment (some sources cite Kickstart Productions), Los Angeles, founder and president, beginning 2000. Created animated shorts for the Disney Channel. Also worked as animation supervisor.


Television Producer; Series:

Producer, Voltron: The Third Dimension (animated), syndicated, 1998-2000.

Executive producer, Finley the Fire Engine (animated), beginning 2006.

Executive producer, Happy Monster Band (animated), Disney Channel, beginning 2007.

Executive producer, Painkiller Jane, Sci-Fi Channel, beginning 2007.

Producer, Wolverine & the X-Men (animated), beginning 2007.

Television Work; Miniseries:

Visual effects producer, Dune (also known as Frank Herbert's "Dune," Duna, Dyyni, Frank Herbert's "Dune"—Der Wuestenplanet, and Der Wuestenplanet), Sci-Fi Channel, 2000.

Television Work; Movies:

Visual effects producer, Alien Cargo (also known as Komiczy wirus and Medo real), UPN, 1999.

Television Editor; Episodic:

Apprentice editor, "Acts of Sacrifice," Babylon 5 (also known as B5), syndicated, 1995.

Apprentice editor, "Hunter, Prey," Babylon 5 (also known as B5), syndicated, 1995.

Assistant editor, "Z'ha'dum," Babylon 5 (also known as B5), syndicated, 1996.

Television Executive Producer; Pilots:

Co-executive producer, Painkiller Jane, Sci-Fi Channel, 2005.

The Amazing Screw-On Head (animated), Sci-Fi Channel, 2006.

Nobody, ABC Family Channel, 2007.

Film Producer:

Robotech 3000 (animated short film), FUNimation Entertainment, 2000.

Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles (animated; also known as Robotech: Shadow Force), FUNimation Entertainment, 2006.

Battle Chasers (also known as Battlechasers), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2008.

Wanted, Universal, 2008.

Some sources state that Netter produced other films.

Film Effects Producer:

Visual effects producer, Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror (also known as Children of the Corn 5, Children of the Corn V: Field of Screams, Colheita maldita 5—Campos do terror, Cosecha negra V: Siente el terror, Gli adoratori del male, Kinder des Zorns 5—Feld des Terrors, Los chicos del maiz 5: Campos de terror, and Maissilapset 5: Kuoleman pellot), Dimension Films, 1998.

Visual effects executive producer, Bats (also known as Blood Moon, Bats—Fliegende Teufel, La nuit des chauve-souris, and Murcielagos), Columbia, 1999.

Visual effects executive producer, From Dusk till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (also known as Aberto ate de madrugada 2, Abierto hasta el amanecer 2, Dal tramanto all'alba: Texas sangue e denaro, Del crepusculo al amanecer 2: Terror en Texas, Haemaeraestae aamunkoittoon II, Haemaeraestae aamunkoittoon 2—Texas Blood Money, Um drink no inferno 2: Texas sangrento, and Une nuit en enfer 2—Le prix du sang), Amuse Pictures, 1999.

Visual effects executive producer, From Dusk till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter (also known as The Hangman's Daughter, Abierto hasta el amanecer 3: La hija del verdugo, Dal tramanto all'alba: la figlia del boia, Del crepusculo al amanecer 3: La hija del verdugo, Haemaeraestae aamunkoittoon 3, Haemaeraestae aamunkoittoon III—Pyoevelin tytaer, Um drink no inferno 3: A filha do carrasco, and Une nuit en enfer 3—La fille du bourreau), Amuse Pictures, 2000.

Digital effects producer, Driven (also known as Champs, Formula One, Into Thin Air, A toute vitesse, Alta velocidade, Felpoergetve, La viteza maxima, Mrboleli, Ruutulippu, and Voidusoit), Warner Bros., 2001.

Visual effects executive producer, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (also known as VA5 and View Askew 5), Miramax/Dimension Films, 2001.


Video Game Work:

Executive producer, Spider-Man 2: Enter Electro, Activision, 2001.

Video Appearances:

Himself, Robotech: Birth of a Sequel (also known as The Making of Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles), FUNimation Entertainment, 2007.


Teleplays; with Others; Series:

Finley the Fire Engine (animated), beginning 2006.



Kickstart Entertainment,, July 14, 2007.