David Fincher, Seth Rogen to Speak at Produced By Conference
The Producers Guild of America announces the lineup of participants at its annual event, which will be held June 7-8 at Warners Bros. Studios.
David Fincher and his producing partner Cean Chaffin, Norman Lear, Seth Rogen and Joe Roth will participate as feature speakers at the Producers Guild of America’s 2014 Produced By Conference, will will be hosted by Warner Bros. Studios on June 7-8.
The event will feature more than 30 conference sessions, panel discussions, mentoring roundtables, networking opportunities, social events and workshops.
Other speakers will include:
Chris Albrecht, CEO, Starz
Natalie Bruss, VP, Digital Strategy, ID PR
John Cooper, director, Sundance Film Festival
Leslee Dart, founder and CEO, 42West
Michael De Luca, president of production, Columbia Pictures
Tracey Edmonds, CEO, Edmonds Entertainment; CEO, Our Stories Films; CEO, Alright TV Tom Forman, CEO, Relativity Television
Eden Gaha, President, Shine America
Mark Gordon, president of the Producers Guild of America
Marshall Herskovitz, partner, Bedford Falls Company
Gale Anne Hurd, CEO, Valhalla Entertainment
Hawk Koch, president of the Producers Guild of America
Jessica Lacy, head of international & independent Film, ICM Partners
Gary Lucchesi, vp of motion pictures, PGA; president of Lakeshore Entertainment
Neil Meron, partner, Storyline Entertainment
Melanie Miller, vp of acquisitions and marketing, Gravitas Ventures
Brent Montgomery, founder and CEO, Leftfield Entertainment
Schuyler Moore, partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
David Nevins, president of entertainment, Showtime Networks Inc.
Roberto Orci, co-founder, K/O Paper Products
Jim Packer, president, Worldwide Television and Digital Distribution, Lionsgate Television
Stephan Paternot, co-founder and CEO, Slated
Lydia Dean Pilcher, president, Cine Mosaic
Tom Quinn, co-president, RADiUS-TWC
Rena Ronson, co-head, Independent Film Group at UTA
Peter Saraf, co-founder, Big Beach Productions
John Sloss, founder, Cinetic Media; co-Founder, FilmBuff; founder, Sloss Eckhouse LawCo; co-founder, Producers Distribution Agency
James D. Stern, CEO, Endgame
Craig Zadan, partner, Storyline Entertainment
Produced By 2014 is chaired by Producers Guild members Tracey Edmonds, Herskovitz, Rachel Klein and Gary Lucchesi. Madelyn Hammond serves as programming director, with Barry Kaplan once again serving as the conference’s supervising producer. Diane Salerno returns as sponsorship director, while Lynda Dorf returns as Produced By's marketing consultant.