Take two brothers and a best friend, and what do you get? The Playmakers consisting of Jason Fredericks, Kevin Fredericks and Anthony Davis. These three young men have taken YouTube by storm. They are the creative force behind the popular YouTube videos: Stuff Black Parents Say, Stuff Black Church Girls Say, How To Shout In A Black Church, 10 types of Black Preachers and many more, garnering over 12+ million views and growing daily. The Playmakers have written, directed and produced 8 stage plays. They also travel across the United States performing their 3-man comedy show derived from their YouTube videos and personal life experiences. Preparing for the future they are developing original Film, Television and Web projects that focus on relevant issues while taking their audience on a journey they will never forget. Visit our Youtube Channel
“If I can laugh at myself, you can laugh at yourself” This is a truth that Jason Fredericks not only lives by, but dispenses in gracious doses to those looking to have a bit of comic relief. Co-founder and one-third of the comedy troupe, The Playmakers, Jason Fredericks is also the business mind behind their company, Changing Generation Productions.
Jason is an extremely funny comic, who is known for his detailed storytelling that hilariously brings insight to life’s daily events. Jason has traveled around the country doing stand-up and has most recently gained popularity with The Playmakers’ YouTube videos, Stuff Black Church Girls Say, How To Shout In A Black Church, and Stuff Black Parents Say, to name a few, The Playmakers have garnered over 12+ million views on their channel. The popularity of those videos led to the development of "The Playmakers Show", which debuted on Alright TV, a YouTube channel headed by BET Founder, Bob Johnson and producer and business mogul, Tracey Edmonds. After the success of “The Playmakers Show” Jason & Kevin Fredericks were featured on another Alright TV show called “My Take” another original idea from The Playmakers, which had great success.
2014 looks to be a promising year for Jason. He is currently working on a movie with leading industry and award winning producer Damon Lee (Undercover Brother, Obsessed, This Christmas). He is co-writer on a movie with The Playmakers and award winning web series creator Issa Rae (Awkward Black Girl). In the spring Jason will release his first web series written and directed by him called “Flawed”. The Executive Producer of “Flawed” is his long time business partner Selwyn Roberts C.E.O. of iXhault.com.
Jason is a God-fearing family man who currently lives with his wife, Tami of 8 years and children in Los Angeles, CA.