Jonathan McHugh is an independent film producer & music supervisor for J2 Media who has held high level corporate film & music creative and marketing corporate positions at New Line Cinema (Warner
Brothers) (VP Soundtracks,) Sony Records (Sr. VP Film & TV), Universal Records (Sr. VP Visual Media) over the past few decades.
McHugh has produced over 20 films & TV shows including most recently he co-produced and music supervised the upcoming film’s “Janis: Little Girl Blue” with Academy award winning producer Alex Gibney and Academy Award nominated director Amy Berg and “We Are X” with Academy Award winning producer John Battsek (“Searching For Sugarman.”) The film debuts in the World Cinema Documentary at Sundance 2016.
Some of the other films he has produced/co-produced include Justin Bieber’s Never Say Never”” Morgan Spurlock’s Sony Classics documentary “The Greatest Movie Ever Sold,” Lionsgate’s “Repo The Generic Opera,” Lifetime’s “Flying By” The Paramount film “Crossroads and the Discovery’s “Battle Ground Earth.” He also co-wrote and produced the Lions Gate feature film “Snoop Dogg’s Hood of Horror” staring Jason Alexander, Danny Trejo and Anson Mount.
McHugh has music supervised the music for over 60 feature films and TV including the Lionsgate film "Spare Parts" starring George Lopez and Marisa Tomei, “Ping Pong Summer starring Susan Sarandon, the Peter Jackson produced documentary “West of Memphis,” The Polish Brothers comedy “Hot Bot,” and the upcoming Televisa Films comedy “Sundown.”
As Vice President of Soundtracks at New Line Cinema McHugh co-produced many platinum & gold soundtracks including “Austin Powers”, “The Wedding Singer”, “Boogie Nights,” “Rush Hour,” “Blade” “Mortal Combat 2”, “Love Jones,” and “Money Talks. ”
McHugh is Documentary committee member of the Producers Guild and the secretary and founding member of the Guild of Music Supervisors.