Chris Highland Joining UTA as Theater Agent
Former Paradigm agent whose clients include Victor Garber and Josh Hamilton covers film, television and theater.
Agent Chris Highland has joined UTA as a talent agent covering theater in the company's New York office. He previously worked for Paradigm, where he had been an agent since 2011.
Highland's clients include Victor Garber, Josh Hamilton, Adam Rothenberg, Patina Miller, Aya Cash, Dagmara Dominczyk, Genevieve Angelson, Liza Bennett and Josh Salatin. The agent's clients are joining him at UTA.
At Paradigm, Highland represented clients working in film, television and theater. Prior to Paradigm, he worked at Gersh.
“Chris is a terrific agent and a perfect fit for our expanding theatre presence in New York,” said Theresa Peters, partner and head of UTA's talent department, in a statement. “We’re very pleased he is joining our team.”
Earlier this year UTA also added theater agent Mark Subias to its New York office.