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Monday, Oct. 10, 2022
Director Scott Weintrob has joined boutique Rakish for commercial representation.
Hailing from a background in long-form television, showrunning, and directing, Weintrob said he was drawn to Rakish and its managing director and co-founder, Preston Garrett. Weintrob said, “I’ve had the...
Friday, Sep. 23, 2022
Rakish has added Icelandic filmmaker and commercial director Rúnar Ingi to its roster for U.S. representation spanning commercials and branded content. Ingi’s credits include such brands as Land Rover, Lidl and Volvo. Prior to joining the Rakish boutique, he had most recently been repped by...
Monday, Jun. 13, 2022
Production boutique Rakish has added director Charlie Mysak to its roster for U.S. representation spanning commercials and branded content. Having started his career in the docu-space across film and TV, Mysak turns out work with an undercurrent of realism.
“The intimacy at the heart of...
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020
Live-action production boutique Rakish has signed director Jaci Judelson for U.S. representation.
“Jaci always brings something soulful to her work, tapping into what makes us human and translating it in a natural, visually compelling way,” said Rakish co-founder/executive producer...
Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020
Rakish, the production company under the aegis of co-founders/EPs Brad Johns and Preston Garrett, has signed director Albert Uria for commercials and branded content in the U.S. Garage Films, which was founded by Uria, continues to represent him in Spain, Latin America and the U.S. Hispanic ad...
Friday, Dec. 6, 2019
Director Matt Smukler has joined Rakish--the production boutique launched earlier this year by EPs Brad Johns and Preston Garrett--for commercial representation in the U.S.
L.A.-born and bred, Smukler has been directing commercials and films for almost two decades. A former agency...
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 2019
Preston Garrett and Brad Johns, former live action executive producers at Tool of North America, have launched Rakish, a boutique live action production company focused on commercials, branded...