THR's Awards Season Roundtable Series 2011: The Producers
2:08 PM PST 12/15/2011 by David Simpson
Award contenders Letty Aronson, Michael De Luca, Tim Bevan, Kathleen Kennedy, Bill Pohlad, Jim Burke and Chris Columbus talk producing some of the most recognized movies of the year with THR's executive editor, features Stephen Galloway and news director Matt Belloni.
The Descendants producer Jim Burke gives us some insight into how a producer must have complete faith in their director, and War Horse producer Kathleen Kennedy explains how she handles saying no to Steven Spielberg.
Award Season Roundtable Series: The Producers Part 2
Our producer roundtable guests share how they are able to balance their hectic schedules and time with their families. War Horse producer Kathleen Kennedy admits that it was easier when her kids were younger.
Award Season Roundtable Series: The Producers Part 3
Chris Columbus shares what it is like to step out of the director's chair -- he's helmed two Harry Potter movies and Home Alone, among others -- and be a full time producer. He also gives his best advice to film school students.
Award Season Roundtable Series: The Producers Uncensored
Full video from our Award Season Roundtable Series with producers Letty Aronson, Michael De Luca, Tim Bevan, Kathleen Kennedy, Bill Pohlad, Jim Burke and Chris Columbus.
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