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OB MANAGEMENT SNAP UP SHAUN JAMES GRANT.
16 October 2019

Shaun James Grant has joined OB Management's diverse roster of directors for representation.

Born and raised in Sheffield, Grant has dabbled in both still and moving images as he quietly makes a name for himself in the industry. He now looks forward to honing his craft further with OB's encouragement.

Grant already has a tidy showreel to his name, with numerous commercials, short films, and music videos that demonstrate his artful, urbane style. Check out his immaculately framed profile of R&B/UK garage singer Jorja Smith to see what we mean.



He's not afraid to tackle the uglier side of life, either. His 2019 promo for Maverick Sabre's 'Her Grace', for example, depicts a woman trapped in a long-term abusive relationship. Such troubling subject matter requires a sure hand, and Grant responds with a mature and textured piece of work.



While his promos continue to win Grant plaudits, his branded work is equally worthy of attention. When he was approached by the NFL and Nike to promote gridiron on these shores in 2018, Grant underlined his energetic approach with this fashion-conscious blend of urban conditioning and Dion Harris's 'Message 2 Self'.



For more on Shaun James Grant, ring one of OB Management's talent reps on 020 7388 6031.

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