The magical world brought to life in Jingle Jangle has earned it a place on a lot of streaming lists, with some critics even calling it an instant holiday classic. The wild and fanciful imagination behind the film was molded right here, in the Washington area and Prince George’s County.
Prince George’s County native, David E. Talbert, delivers a huge Netflix holiday hit. He says he tries to put a little bit of D.C. in everything he makes. News4’s Tracee Wilkins reports.
‘Jingle Jangle' Director David E. Talbert on His Quest to Make a Magical Holiday Movie for Kids Like His Own
Director and writer David E. Talbert’s new Netflix film “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey” is about a toy maker who finds new hope when his granddaughter appears on his doorstep and stars Forest Whitaker, Keegan-Michael Key and new actress, Madalen Mills. Talbert joined LX News to discuss why he was so driven to create a magical holiday story that Black...