A Chat With Jon M. Chu


There is simply no medium or artistic challenge too daunting for Jon M. Chu, and today we have a chance to hear his perspective on all things television and otherwise. Having been one of the youngest directors ever to helm a blockbuster film franchise, to exploring new and undeniably creative ways in capitalize on digital and online opportunities, Mr. Chu has won acclaim – and awards – at every turn. His projects range from the cinema’s G.I. JOE: RETALIATION, JUSTIN BIEBER: NEVER SAY NEVER, and the STEP UP 2 THE STREETS franchise, to his groundbreaking and critically lauded web series, THE LEGION OF EXTRAORDINARY DANCERS (The LXD), and onward to his International Emmy-winning and pioneering work on multiple digital projects. In this one-on-one chat with Shira Lazar (Co-Founder/Host of What’s Trending), you will hear Mr. Chu’s thoughts on where he’s been, and, even more importantly, where he and our shared mediums are going next.

Jon M. Chu
Shira Lazar