JEFF BALLARD PUBLIC RELATIONS
JBPR has guided and developed many stars during the crucial beginning years of their career, including Charlie Sheen, Johnny Depp, Paula Abdul, Zac Efron, Ryan Seacrest, Rob Lowe, Forest Whitaker, Cuba Gooding, Jr., James Marsden, Martin Sheen, Matthew Perry, Jared Leto, Chandler Massey, Betty Buckley, Kristy McNichol, Tim Van Patten, Corbin Bernsen, Kirk Cameron, Chad Allen, C. Thomas Howell, Dick Van Patten, Manley Pope, Rick Schroder, Christopher Atkins, Sean Patrick Flannery, Ann Jillian, Kyle Schmid, Justin Guarini, Corey Feldman, Kellan Lutz, Steve Burton, Lori Loughlin and Conner Greene.
Additionally, Jeff Ballard Public Relations has extensive experience in the development of high profile marketing strategies and publicity campaigns for television, feature films and emerging entertainment technologies, such as the initial launch of TiVO.
JBPR has worked closely with all of the major television networks and movie studios, publicizing and promoting PLATOON, WALL STREET, MAJOR LEAGUE, MAJOR LEAGUE II, MEN AT WORK, FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF, YOUNG GUNS, HOT SHOTS!, HOT SHOTS: PART DEUX!, CRYBABY, TERMINAL VELOCITY, THE ARRIVAL, THE THREE MUSKETEERS, BEING JOHN MALKOVICH, SPACEBALLS, THE KARATE KID, POWDER, THE GOONIES, THE BLUE LAGOON, STAND BY ME, LOST BOYS, ROBIN HOOD: MEN IN TIGHTS, THE OUTSIDERS, RED DAWN, GETTYSBURG, THE HITCHER, SOUL MAN, JUNO, THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, SCARY MOVIE V, A GLIMPSE INTO THE MIND OF CHARLES SWAN III, MACHETE KILLS and most recently LBJ.
JBPR played an important part in the publicity and marketing of many successful television series, including EIGHT IS ENOUGH, THE LOVE BOAT, HAPPY DAYS, ALICE, GROWING PAINS, FACTS OF LIFE, THE WHITE SHADOW, HEAD OF THE CLASS, EMPTY NEST, CHARLES IN CHARGE, SILVER SPOONS, PUNKY BREWSTER, GIMME A BREAK, GENERAL HOSPITAL, THE GUIDING LIGHT, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, DR. QUINN, MEDICINE WOMAN, 21 JUMP STREET, FRIENDS, BEVERLY HILLS 90210, PARTY OF FIVE, FULL HOUSE, DEGRASSI: THE NEXT GENERATION, BLOODTIES, SPIN CITY, SUMMERLAND, HEY PAULA, WHO LET THE DOGS OUT?, SOUTHLAND, DAY OF OUR LIVES, BEING HUMAN, CRIMINAL MINDS, ARROW, COPPER RAY DONOVAN, SEAL TEAM and the upcoming Marvel TV Series THE PUNISHER.
Deeply involved in the launch of FOX’s number one-rated television sensation, AMERICAN IDOL, Jeff Ballard Public Relations represented Paula Abdul throughout the 10-year reign of the landmark reality series.
JBPR also played a pivotal role in the success of Disney’s hit teen franchise HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, guiding Zac Efron to nationwide prominence, and was an essential part of the launch of several primetime TV series on the WB network.
Most recently, JBPR conceived and conducted four Emmy campaigns for DAYS OF OUR LIVES star Chandler Massey in a groundbreaking Daytime Television storyline of a young man struggling with his homosexuality, resulting with Massey winning three consecutive Emmys in 2012, 2013 and 2014 for “Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series”.
Continuing over thirty years of representing Charlie Sheen, which began with Sheen’s 1987 Academy Award winning film PLATOON, Jeff Ballard Public Relations currently coordinates the publicity and promotion of Sheen’s new FX/LIONSGATE syndicated comedy TV series ANGER MANAGEMENT. In addition to his publicity work, Ballard was recently brought on board as a Co-Executive Producer of Charlie Sheen’s hit syndicated comedy series ANGER MANAGEMENT.