Michael Weist

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Michael Weist
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Born25 July 1996 Edit this on Wikidata (age 24)
OccupationRecord producer, entrepreneur, writer, talent manager, internet celebrity, actor, television producer, talent agent Edit this on Wikidata
WorksTanaCon: What Really Happened, Verified Vanity, Jawline Edit this on Wikidata
Awards
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Websitehttps://www.themichaelweist.com Edit this on Wikidata

Michael G. Weist III is a producer and actor US. [1] He is known for his role as an actor in the movie Jawline. [2][3]

Weist is a member of the Recording Academy. [4][5]

Career[change | change source]

At the age of 16, Michael Weist became the private DJ of Grammy- winning rock group Kings of Leon, performing for the group at private events and on tour. [6] During his second year of study at Belmont University, [7] Weist dropped out of college and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. [8] He lived outside the W Hotel in Hollywood for his first few months in Los Angeles and looking for an apartment. [9]

On March 14, 2016, Weist was inducted as a member of the Recording Academy.[10] Weist first started filming,[11] and later moved into management, production and other activities. [12][13] After starting Good Times Entertainment, Weist launched SwerV Records in September 2014. He also created Juice Krate Media Group in January of 2019. [14][15] Weist has also worked with Nike, Universal, and more.

Additionally, he starred in the 2019 movie Jawline. [16][17][18] The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in August 2019. [19][20][21]

Filmography[change | change source]

Year Title Role Network Format / Type Associated acts
2019 Jawline himself Hulu
2018 The Truth About TanaCon himself Youtube Shane Dawson, Tana Mongeau
2018 TanaCon : what really happened himself Amazon, Apple
2019 Teens want to know himself Youtube
2018 Double producer himself Amazon, VEVO, YouTube TV series
2019 Avani makeup Producer Juice Krate TV, Youtube
2019 Weird followers Producer Amazon, Apple
2018 Last place Executive producer Apple Musical clip
2018 Little things Producer, himself Amazon, Youtube, VEVO, Apple Musical clip
2018 First place Executive producer Apple Music, Amazon Musical clip
2017 All i want is you Producer Amazon, Apple Musical clip
2017 Catcha bag Producer Youtube, Apple music Musical clip Bryce hall
2012 43 annual Award Dove Assistant producer Gospel music association
2018 Love, Simon Influencer promotions manager 20th Century Fox
2017 The Book of Henry Influencer promotions manager Universal Images
2017 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2017 Influencer promotions manager Nickelodeon
2016 Moana Influencer promotions manager Disney
2016 A monster is calling Influencer promotions manager Universal Images
2016 Kubo and the two strings Influencer promotions manager Universal Images
2002 Angel concert (boy) Angel Musical clip Martina McBride
2019 Hollywood First Look Features himself Youtube TV series
2021 I'm Done Executive Producer Amazon, Apple Music, VEVO Musical clip Danielle Cohn

Discography[change | change source]

Year Title Artist Role Album format
2018 First place Larray Executive producer Single
2019 Last place Larray (feat. Twaimz) Executive producer Single
2019 Little things Jackson krecioch Producer The Double
2019 Sleepless nights Jackson krecioch Producer The Double
2019 First in line KidBay Executive producer Single
2019 Little things (instrumental) Jackson krecioch Producer The Double (Instrumental)
2019 White nights (instrumental) Jackson krecioch Producer The Double (Instrumental)
2019 All i want is you JJ Hannon Producer Single
2019 Catcha bag Brikey (Bryce Hall and Mikey Barone) Producer Single
2019 Who I Am Tayler Support Producer Single
2019 Super paranoid True Fam Executive producer Single
2019 Own my Flex Baylor barnes Producer Alone - EP
2019 Aliens Baylor barnes Producer Alone - EP
2019 VIP Baylor Barnes (Feat: Joell Ortiz) Producer Alone - EP
2019 Basic Baylor barnes Producer Alone - EP
2019 somebody Baylor barnes Producer Alone - EP
2019 Welcome to reality Baylor barnes Producer Single
2019 Eatin ' Baylor Barnes (feat. Ralph Deem) Producer Single
2019 Constellations Michael weist Artist Twin lions
2019 Constellations (instrumental) Michael weist Artist Twin lions
2021 Free Brandon Fonti Executive Producer Single
2021 I'm Done Danielle Cohn Executive Producer Single

Books[change | change source]

Year Title Role Ref
2019 Juice 001 Creator [22]
2021 Verified Vanity Author [23]

References[change | change source]

  1. Facebook; Twitter (2019-08-23). "How the 23-year-old talent manager behind TanaCon bounced back from bankruptcy". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  2. Nicholson, Amy; Nicholson, Amy (2019-01-29). "Sundance Film Review: 'Jawline'". Variety. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  3. Kirkl, Justin (2019-08-24). "'Jawline' is an Unnerving Meditation on Generation Z and Fleeting Fame". Esquire. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  4. "Michael Weist - Net Worth, Biography, TanaCon". Famous People Today. 2020-06-28. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  5. "Michael Weist | Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  6. Times, Amy Kaufman, Los Angeles. "How do you make money off social media? Just ask 'Jawline's' star". chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  7. Vision, Belmont. "Tattoo Tuesday: Michael Weist". Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  8. "Jawline | Cinema St Louis". www.cinemastlouis.org. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  9. Times, Amy Kaufman, Los Angeles. "How do you make money off social media? Just ask 'Jawline's' star". chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  10. Kirkl, Justin (2019-08-24). "'Jawline' is an Unnerving Meditation on Generation Z and Fleeting Fame". Esquire. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  11. Facebook; Twitter (2019-08-23). "How the 23-year-old talent manager behind TanaCon bounced back from bankruptcy". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  12. Schindel, Dan (2019-08-22). "On Instagram, a Nice Smile Only Takes You So Far". Hyperallergic. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  13. Ferber 8/23/2019, Lawrence. "Hulu's "Jawline" Takes a Deep Dive Into the Strange World of Pretty-Boy Influencers". LOGO News. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  14. Bobb, Brooke. "Hulu's Jawline Tells the Story of Austyn Tester, Would-Be Social Media Star". Vogue. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  15. Sommer, Liz (2019-08-27). "Michael Weist". StayHipp. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  16. Staff, MTV News. "Jawline Documentary Follows The Fleeting Fame Of Teenage Social Media Success". MTV News. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  17. Nicholson, Amy; Nicholson, Amy (2019-01-29). "Sundance Film Review: 'Jawline'". Variety. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  18. "'Jawline' Is an Empathetic Exploration of Influencer Culture". Time. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  19. "Liza Mandelup, Michael Weist and Lauren Cioffi attend the Reception..." Getty Images. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  20. Greydanus, Scott Renshaw, Victor Morton, Steven D. "Sundance 2019 Wrap-Up: 75 Movies in Brief". Salt Lake City Weekly. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  21. Zuckerman, Esther. "The Best Movies From Sundance 2019". Thrillist. Retrieved 2021-03-18.
  22. Weist, Michael; Group, Juice Krate Media (2019-11-20). JUICE KRATE MAGAZINE: JUICE 001. Juice Krate Media Group, LLC. Retrieved 2021-03-24.
  23. Weist, Michael (2021-08-01). Verified Vanity. Juice Krate Media Group, LLC. ISBN 978-0-578-82246-4. Retrieved 2021-03-24.