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Also Known As: Jesse Beaton-Franklin, Jesse Beaton Died:
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Birth Place: Profession: producer, distribution and marketing executive

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Jesse Beaton has had a steady climb in the motion picture industry, learning the ropes both at studios and in the realm of independent pictures. The experience served her well when she became an independent producer in 1988 and she has gone on to be associated with director Carl Franklin on several of his projects, notably his debut film, "One False Move" (1992), the HBO miniseries "Laurel Avenue" (1993), and the 1995 Denzel Washington vehicle based on a mystery by Walter Moseley, "Devil in a Blue Dress". (Beaton and Franklin are partners in Monarch productions.)

Jesse Beaton has had a steady climb in the motion picture industry, learning the ropes both at studios and in the realm of independent pictures. The experience served her well when she became an independent producer in 1988 and she has gone on to be associated with director Carl Franklin on several of his projects, notably his debut film, "One False Move" (1992), the HBO miniseries "Laurel Avenue" (1993), and the 1995 Denzel Washington vehicle based on a mystery by Walter Moseley, "Devil in a Blue Dress". (Beaton and Franklin are partners in Monarch productions.)

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 Out of Time (2003)
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Worked in regional sales office for Paramount Pictures
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Was program director for the Mill Valley Film Festival
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Produced Penn & Teller's traveling road show
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Secured US distribution rights for "El Norte"
1987:
Became senior vice president, production and development at Island Pictures
1988:
Left Island Pictures to become independent producer
1992:
Produced Carl Franklin's directorial debut, "One False Move"
1993:
Produced HBO miniseries "Laurel Avenue" directed by Franklin
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Formed Monarch Pictures with Franklin
1995:
Produced feature "Devil in a Blue Dress" also directed by Franklin
1995:
With Franklin, signed two-year, first look deal with TriStar
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Education

University of California at Berkeley: Berkeley , California -

Notes

Beaton has served as secretary of the Independent Features Project.

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