Jaco Booyens is a native of South Africa and an American citizen. He is a diversified entrepreneur and is involved in several entities and industries. Jaco has a vast entertainment background with over twenty-five years of experience stretching across continents and cultures within the industry leading him to start After Eden Pictures (a film production studio) where he serves as President and CEO.
Jaco’s mission is to promote life by transforming culture through uplifting entertainment. Jaco is currently working on his first book to promote life and empower women to make a difference where they are at and in their callings. He is also preparing more Television and film projects with After Eden Pictures to further promote life, empower women, and addressing societal issues in order to transform culture.
8 DAYS FILM
THE FIGHT AGAINST SEX TRAFFICKING
As the oldest brother of a trafficking survivor, Jaco turned abolitionist and produced and directed the feature film 8 DAYS (2014), which his wife wrote as a non-profit, volunteer film, inspired by actual events of sex trafficking within in the United States, Jaco launched red carpet events to screen the film, bring awareness and donate proceeds to local anti-trafficking organizations within the USA, South Africa, Europe and the Dominican Republic.
As a motivational speaker regularly featured on numerous television and radio programs, Jaco travels around the country and internationally to speak at events, fundraisers and conferences to communities, churches, universities, schools and organizations. If you would like more information on booking Jaco to speak or to schedule an event please contact Karen Jenkins.