JT Barnett has produced, photographed and directed hundreds of creative works in conjunction with top platforms, studios and brands. Mr. Barnett is a passionate lover of cinema and photography. He started in the industry as a field producer for Cheaters during the first decade of his career.
JT field produced and directed "Joe Exotic - The Tiger King" with a great team over a decade ago. This docuseries would go on to become Netflix most watched program of 2020 with 6 Emmy nominations and 160 million views. JT is currently serving as Talent Manager for Joe Exotic.
JT worked under the tutelage of master still & motion photographer James Russell. He closely understudied with veteran film producer Mark Lipsky.
JT is currently producing "Cheaters" for the original architect of reality television, Bobby Goldstein. He has numerous other projects in development.